LokoTech-Signal became the first company in Russia to receive a Schneider Electric certificate in the Modicon Safety direction
03 OCTOBER / 2019
LokoTech-Signal (part of the Ctrl2GO group) is now a certified partner and integrator of solutions in the domain of using industrial controllers with an increased level of security for building motion control systems. ect of the action plan (road map) of the Avtonet National Technological Initiative was signed.
It was made possible thanks to the successful passing of exams by LokoTech-Signal engineers at Schneider Electric in the Modicon Safety direction. They were tested for the knowledge and ability to use the Modicon M580 Safety line of controllers to build safe control systems, as well as an understanding of fundamental standards in the field of functional safety, such as IEC61580, IEC62061.

LokoTech-Signal is the only company in Russia that is certified in two areas at once: the Control System (building control systems on standard industrial controllers) and Modicon Safety (using industrial controllers with an increased level of security).

Madiha Khalfy, System Integration Director at Schneider Electric, congratulated LokoTech-Signal, noting the significance of the achievement, which testifies to the outstanding technical competencies and abilities of the company in implementing projects.

"The Schneider Electric certificate is another milestone that not only confirms the professionalism of the team but also gives us significant advantages in implementing control systems based on widely available industrial hardware components. This provides much greater freedom for the end customer, the flexibility of building control systems and reliability in operation, " commented Andrey Romanchikov, CEO of LokoTech-Signal.

Ctrl2GO Group is developing and implementing digital solutions for various industries as part of the transition to Industry 4.0. In particular, the Ctrl @ Maintenance system for risk-oriented management of a fleet of capital-intensive machines based on predictive analytics is already widely used in transport engineering, energy, and the oil sector. Another project is the Digital Plant, a comprehensive digitalization of the enterprises of Transmashholding JSC at the Novocherkassk Electric Locomotive and Tver Carriage Works. Also, Ctrl2GO digital solutions are used in the mining industry, agriculture, and aviation.