Trutzschler InstallsLinecommander SimulatorGermany-based Trutzschler GmbHandCo. KG has installed a
new Linecommander simulator at its training center. The simulator enables the companys customers to
receive complete training on plant control systems and to test system control software in simulated
conditions prior to delivery.
Staff from UCO Yarns, Belgium, receive training on the Linecommander simulator prior to
delivery of their new system.Trutzschler delivers more than 300 customized plant control systems
annually. In 2002, these deliveries included 280 Linecommander systems, which control the total
Trutzschler production line. The Linecommander simulator automatically configures and simulates
actual units installed in a plant, allowing customers to train on the specific operator interfaces
used in their plants. The company says the simulator also is multilingual, which facilitates
communication during operation and troubleshooting.