Development of Open Source HMI

Principal Investigator’s Organization (PIO):

Buraq Integrated Solutions, Rawalpindi

Principal Investigator (PI):

Mr. Mohammad Asad, Mr. Muhammad Muzzamil


The project has developed HMI (Human Machine Interaction) software which is capable of displaying the real time values on screen through different graphical displays, and a user can also control processes of industries by buttons, switches and knobs. The software can plot trends and generate alarms on abnormal behavior. The release of this product has provided an opportunity industrial automation at national level. The processes of the industries can be monitored and controlled throught this application. This product is designed in such a way that it can serve the purpose of all the different segments of the industry including but not limited to the following: Sugar Mills Textile Industry Food & Pharmaceutical Cement Plants Chemical Factories Flour, Grain and Feed Mills Automotive & Transportation Oil, Gas & Petrochemical HVAC, Building Control & Security Building Automation and Facility Monitoring Energy Monitoring Power Generation, Distribution and Metering Water-Wastewater Treatment Plants Automotive Industry Pulp and Paper Packaging Metal and Mining Defense Industry Simulation, Training and Research

Start Date 01-Jul-2008

Duration 15 months

Budget PKR 14.99 million

Status  Closed Project

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Publications   N/A

Thematic Area  SME

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