INSTRUMENTATION

With over 30 years' experience in the Control and Instrumentation field, Lightnings are able to provide a Professional and extensive range of Control, Instrumentation and Electrical Construction and Support Services to their Clients throughout a broad range of industries: [not limited to] Energy From Waste, Bio-Technologies, Power, Petro-Chemical, Oil and Gas, Water Treatment, Waste Water Treatment, Sewage Treatment, Nuclear, Pharmaceutical, Food, Waste Management, Manufacturing, Process industry and Industrial / Commercial premises.

Lightnings comprehensive experience and expertise within the field of Control and Instrumentation encompasses: Installation, Repair and Maintenance, Commissioning and Start-Up in all of the above listed industries, with Lightning having the ability to tailor and bespoke a specific package to suit a Client's individual requirements. The services offered range from Design & Specification [when required], Procurement, Installation, Repair and Maintenance, Traceable Calibration [both on and off site], Commissioning and Start-Up and Term and Blanket Order contracts.

Lightnings Control and Instrumentation Services expertise is centered on the Industrial Process Measurement and Control Sector of the industry and provides the complete range of services from the Conceptual Design Phase [where required] through to Commissioning and Start-Up in all aspects of Instrumentation including:

  • Process Tubing
  • Pneumatic Tubing
  • Electrical Works
  • Pressure Testing and Verification
  • Field Instrumentation, Electrical and Mechanical Installations
  • Field Inspections including Hazardous Areas
  • Equipment Inspection and Specification checks
  • Field and Bench Calibrations
  • Loop Checking, Commissioning and Start-Up

Lightnings are an active Member of the Energy Industries Council and are a Member of the Institute of Measurement and Control with Lightnings having comprehensive Experience and Expertise with the Installation and Commissioning of differing industry standard Control Systems typically:

1.   DISTRIBUTED CONTROL SYSTEMS ["DCS"] [With I/O Counts Up To 7,000]

  • Typical manufacturers include:
    • Honeywell
    • Taylor
    • Foxboro
    • Moore
    • Bailey

2.  SUPERVISORY CONTROL AND DATA ACQUISITION ["SCADA"] [Incl Profibus DP - PA]

  • Typical manufacturers include:
    • Siemens
    • Honeywell
    • Rockwell

3.  PROGRAMMABLE LOGIC CONTROLLERS ["PLC"]

  • Typical manufacturers include:
    • Allen - Bradley
    • Omron
    • Mitsubishi
    • Cegelec
    • Modicon

4.  FIELD INSTRUMENTS ["Typical"]

  • 4.1   Flow Instrumentation
    • Differential Flow Transmitters [Orifice & Ventum
    • Positive Displacement Meters
    • Vortex Meters
    • Magnetic Flow Meters
    • Coriolis Meters
    • Deflective Vane
  • 4.2   Level Instrumentation ["Typical"] 
    • Conductivity
    • Radar
    • Differential pressure
    • DP Transmitters
    • Back Pressure
    • Ultrasonic
    • Displacement
    • Linear Displacement
    • Float Operated
  • 4.3   Pressure Instrumentation ["Typical"] 
    • Pressure Gauges
    • Pressure Transmitters
    • Vacuum Gauges
    • Pressure Switches
    • Pressure Regulators
  • 4.4   Temperature ["Typical"] 
    • Bi-Metallic and Filled System Indicators
    • Resistance Devices
    • Transmitters
    • Switches
    • Thermocouple Devices
  • 4.5   Control Valves ["Typical"]
    • Electrically Actuated
    • Pneumatic Actuated
    • Hydraulic Actuated
    • Emergency Shut-Off Valves
  • 4.6   General 
    • Controllers
    • Recorders
    • Analytical Instrumentation
    • Machine Monitoring ["Including: Vibration, Temperature"]
    • Fire & Gas

For more information on our Services, please contact us by E-Mail or call us on +44 (0) 23 8086 5890

 

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