PAC, PLC & other Controllers

PAC, PLC & other Controllers

Controllers (PLC & PAC) for Industrial machines

Achieve benchmark performance while increasing profitability with the Modicon M221 logic controller, the most complete controller in the new Modicon range








Modicon M221 logic controller

The Modicon M221 logic controller offers best-in-class performance. Available also in book format, it requires minimal installation and offers tremendous versatility. Connect a simple remote operator panel for instant maintenance and machine visualization.

Drives Controller - Altivar IMC - 1000 instructions in 942 µs Web Server, CANopen, PLCopen

30% less costly than a conventional PLC-based solution

ATV-IMC Integrated Controller Card for Altivar 61 and 71 variable speed drives

A more intelligent drive
. Performs more complex operations (2MB memory)
. Reduces program loading time (Mini-B USB connectors)
. Communicates with all other system devices (embedded Ethernet connection and CANopen port)
A more open human-machine interface
. Direct customisation of the Altivar drive's graphic display (8 lines of 24 characters)
. Dedicated ATV-IMC menu
. Customisable menu tailored to the application

PacDrive3 - Scalable Solution from 1 to 99 synchronized servo axis with high performance


One integrated, scalable automation platform

PLC, motion/robotics and IT functionality, no additional and/or proprietary hardware required for the complete machine (incl. robotics)
Scalable Controller performance from 0 to 99 servo drives/ up to 30 robots Software can be ported between platforms
One programming tool, one program for the complete machine
Fully integrated Ethernet-based communication using SERCOS III
Open system, supporting other field busses as well as TCP/IP communication

PL7 - IEC Programming Software for Micro and Premium

Programming software for Micro and Premium.

The PL7 software range has been designed to develop your Premium and Micro control system applications. It offers the following features: 
In design

Application-specific modules with no need for programming
A choice of 4 languages
Predefined functions
Re-use of DFBs


Availability of the latest version
On-line modification
Code animation
Application and data debugging

Controllers (PLC) for Commercial machines

Modicon M168 - Logic controller dedicated to HVAC & R machines - 23 up to 120 I/O

Simple HVAC control solutions based on two types of Modicon M168 logic controller for a closer match to your requirements.

> Competitive, innovative solutions for your HVAC & R machines

Competitive because the standard configurations of the Modicon M168 dedicated controllers are very similar to the requirements of HVAC & Rmachines
Innovative because they make advanced, energy efficient controls on the key functions of the machine accessible to everyone

> Optimise the costs and design of your HVAC &  R machines

Quickly develop your programs with SoHVAC software specifically for HVAC & R machines
Optimum performance/cost ratio with Application Function Blocks or ready-to-use templates
"Plug & Play” controllers and variable speed drives for immediate use as soon as they are connected




Modicon M171 - Logic controller For HVAC and pumping control solutions

Maximize profitability and energy efficiency through scalable automation control using the Modicon M171 logic controller with our intuitive software SoMachine HVAC

Modicon M171 logic controller: best-in-class for scalability and energy efficiency. 

The Modicon M171 logic controller is available in 2 controller types:

The Modicon M171 optimized logic controller for simple and compact machines is the smallest programmable controller on the market. The Modicon M171 optimized unit can also be flush mounted and requires minimal installation effort, while offering tremendous versatility.
The Modicon M171 performance logic controller for complex and BMS connectable machines. This controller provides more powerful memory, I/Os, connectivity and an embedded webserver.




Programmable Controller - Twido - 10 to 100 I/O 1 µs per Instruction

10 to 100 I/O 1µs per Instruction

Twido Compact

“All in one” product, screw terminal connection
10 compact bases, 10, 16, 24 and 40 I/O, including 6 expandable bases using 4 to 7 digital (different connection methods) or analog I/O modules, together with options: display, real-time clock, memory…
Supply 24 V DC or 100… 240 V AC
Modbus, CANopen, Ethernet (integrated on 40 I/O)

Twido Modular

Very compact (40 I/O within 95 x 90 x 70 mm), removable screw terminals or HE10 (pre-wired) connection
5 bases, 20 or 40 I/O, expandable using 4 to 7 digital (different connection methods) or analog I/O modules, together with options: display, real-time clock, memory…
Supply 24 VDC
Modbus, CANopen, Ethernet

Twido Extreme

IP67, temperature -40° to +110°C
1 non expandable base, 41 I/O (Digital, Analog or PWM)
Supply 12 or 24 VDC
Modbus, CANopen, CAN J1939 integrated
















Distributed I/O 















Modicon ETB - IP 67 modular distributed I/O for Ethernet

IP67-rated I/O modules that connect to Ethernet.

Direct connection to Ethernet networks with models that support:

Modbus TCP/IP

16 Point digital modules - available types:

16 digital Inputs
12 Inputs/ 4 Outputs @ 2 Amps
 8 Inputs / 8 Outputs @ 2 Amps
16 configurable digital Inputs/Outputs
Protection level:  IP67 watertight
Built-in 2 port switch for daisy chain connection
Built-in web server
Scrolling LED display

Schneider Electric platforms:

Modicon Quantum – NOE and NOC Ethernet interface modules
Modicon Premium – ETY and ETC Ethernet interface modules
Modicon M340 - NOE Ethernet interface module
Modicon Momentum - M1E Ethernet processors



Modicon Momentum - Controller and IP20 monoblock I/Os for distributed control architecture

Control and distributed I/O system with 4 fundamental components that easily snap together in various combinations to form versatile control systems or sub-systems

IP 20 monoblock I/O bases:

Provide the foundation for the rest of the Momentum control system and serve as the mounting base for communication adapters, processors or option adapters. > 30 I/O module types available: analogue, discrete, multi-function, etc.

Processor adapters:

Operate with a single local I/O module, or in systems with up to 128 modules servicing 8192 I/O points. Built-in distributed I/O communication port, Modbus TCP/IP-Ethernet or Modbus RS232 serial communication, and embedded Web pages.

Option adapters:

Provide additional networking capabilities to the processors, as well as a time-of-day clock and battery back up.

Communication adapters:  

Snap onto any of the I/O modules, including Modbus TCP/IP, Modbus Plus, FIPIO, INTERBUS, PROFIBUS DP, and DeviceNet.


Concept - IEC Programming Software for Quantum and Momentum

Programming software for Quantum, Momentum, and Atrium

Windows environment
Concept provides advanced Microsoft Windows based tools that deliver a multi-language development environment for control system programming.

Uses familiar, standardised editors bundled in a single application to create and integrate PLC control, communication and diagnostic logic.

IEC languages
Five IEC editors give users the freedom to choose the programming language that fits their application requirements: Function Block Diagram (FBD), Ladder Diagram (LD), Sequential Function Chart (SFC), Structured Text (ST), and Instruction List (IL).

New features for 21 CFR 11
Password dialogue, Write Restriction List, Auto-Logout, Log-File encryption, Secure Application Flag.

Modicon M340 - Mid range PLC for industrial process and infrastructure

Driving performance with simplicity and integrated functions

Far more than a PLC, our Modicon Programmable Automation Controllers (PACs) are built to suit the needs of the process industry and a wide range of demanding automation applications. Modicon M340 can be used individually but is also the perfect companion of Modicon Premium and Modicon Quantum, increasing the performance, the quality and the profitability of your industrial process, facilities or of your machines.

"All-in-one CPU"

7 Kinst/ms
Multitasking system for guaranteed reflex time
USB port for programming and HMI
2 additional ports as required: Ethernet, CANopen, Modbus.

Comfortable memory

Programming code up to 70 Kinst.
Application back-up in supplied memory card
Additional file storage up to 128 MB with FTP access.

ProWORX 32 - 984LL Programming software

Programming software for Modicon PLCs

A comprehensive suite of tools  

ProWORX 32 provides everything you need to start, configure, test and complete your project – quickly, reliably and professionally.

32-bit processing

Utilise the power of state-of-the-art operating systems for optimal development and operational performance.

High performance

ProWORX 32 has been designed for the power of today’s modern PCs to deliver new capabilities and unrivalled usability. With more speed and greater memory, ProWORX 32 has been re-engineered into a high performance, high productivity tool.

Auto programme conversion

Convert older Modsoft and Concept programmes automatically.

Project emulator

The project emulator provides the ability to test projects prior to running them in the PLC run-time environment to ensure your system will run at peak efficiency.


Unity Pro - IEC Programming Software for Modicon PACs

A unique software platform to increase design productivity and performance of your Modicon M340, M580, Momentum, Premium, Quantum and Quantum Safety applications.

"All-in-one" software
5 IEC61131-3 languages + Legacy LL984
Integrated conversion tools from Concept, Proworks, PL7 Pro
FDT / DTM standard for field device integration
Standard objects and libraries
Customizable integrated Function Block Library (DFB)
PLC simulator on PC, Built-in test and diagnostic
Animation tables, Operator Screens and Trending Tool























Safety Controllers and modules











Modicon Quantum - Large PLC for Process applications & high availability solutions

PLC for process applications

Quantum provides well-balanced CPUs able to provide leading performance from boolean to floating-point instruction...

5 IEC languages as standard: LD, ST, FBD, SFC, IL, the Modicon LL984 language to facilitate installed base migration.
High-level multitasking system
Memory capacity up to 7 Mb using PCMCIA extensions
Specially shaped for process control applications with conformal coated modules, and an extensive catalogue of partner modules
Safety processors and I/O modules to manage safety integrated systems
Plug & Play high-performance Hot-Standby solutions with LCD keypad for local monitoring
Numerous built-in ports (USB port, Ethernet TCP/IP port with Web server, Modbus Plus and at least one Modbus serial port) on the front panel
In-rack connectivity to Profibus-DP, embedded Ethernet router
Increase the availability of your architecture with the CRA and CRP Quantum Ethernet I/O modules (QEIO)

Thanks to the Modicon X80 drops, expand your architecture and integrate easily your distributed devices in the same network (such as HMI, variable speed drives, I/O islands...)

Preventa XPS - Safety Modules

Safety modules

Optimum solutions
Monitoring of a single safety function.This solution provides the optimum answer for monitoring a function such as:

Emergency stop and switches
Coded magnetic switches
Enabling switch
Sensing mats and edges
Two-hand control
Light curtains
Zero speed
Time delay
Other applications on hydraulic and eccentric presses.

Removable terminal block version modules.

Preventa XPS MP, XPS MC, XPS MCM - Safety controllers

Achieve benchmark performance while increasing profitability with Preventa safety controller.

Schneider Electric is the provider of the complete safety chain covering all the safety functionality and scalability you need for your machine to improve efficiency and profitability. Preventa offers an extensive range of safety products, compliant with international standards, designed to provide the most comprehensive protection for personnel and equipment.

Safety controller modules Preventa XPS MP are designed for a Performance Level of up to PL e/Category 4 conforming to standard EN ISO 13849-1.They enable two independent safety functions (selected from a choice of 15 pre-defined configurations) to be performed using the same product. Configuration selection is easily made using 3 buttons on the front face of the module.

Controllers for dedicated applications

Modicon MC80 - Solar field local controller for Concentrated Solar Power applications (CSP)

Optimal high-end functionality in a compact box that fits for solar plant purpose

Designed to be simple and compact for a quick installation, it integrates solar libraries to ease and shorten the design time. The TVDA guide helps the users integrate the Modicon MC80 into their solar power control system.

Its operational intelligence allows access to data remotely through embedded Ethernet and provides hight level of reliability and accuracy to accommodate sun positioning algorithms. It supports RSTP (Rapid Spanning Tree Protocol) ring topology for network redundency in case of link failure.

Maintenant is made easy thanks to the extensive and simple-to-use management tool (SGbackup) for firmware and program management in large scale PAC applications.

Robust and designed for a long life cycle, it operates at extreme temperatures (-25ºC to +70ºC). Configurable by Unity Pro, no extra tools are required for engineering.

Integrated cybersecurity features help protect the solar plant operations.