Case Study Results

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Controlling the World’s Largest Fuel-Cell Hybrid Locomotive with NI LabVIEW and CompactRIO https://www.ni.com/en-us/innovations/case-studies/19/controlling-the-worlds-largest-fuel-cell-hybrid-locomotive-with-ni-labview-and-compactrio.html
Controlling the operation of a 250 kW fuel-cell hybrid locomotive.

Model Based Design for an Elevator HIL Test System Using CompactRIO https://www.ni.com/en-us/innovations/case-studies/19/model-based-design-for-an-elevator-hil-test-system-using-compactrio.html
Developing an synthetic instrument based on CompactRIO hardware to characterize the efficiency of a lift control on a hardware-in-the-loop (HIL) reactive test bench, reusing a timer model used in simulations. ...

Porting a Legacy Control System to a PXI Platform Running the NI LabWindows™/CVI Real-Time Module https://www.ni.com/en-us/innovations/case-studies/19/porting-a-legacy-control-system-to-a-pxi-platform-running-the-ni-labwindows-cvi-real-time-module.html
Replacing an obsolete critical control system for six hot rolling mill stands with a modern, flexible platform that requires minimal deployment costs, minimizes production downtime, and maximizes legacy ...

Smart Turf Harvesting Machine Boosts Productivity and Reduces Cost https://www.ni.com/en-us/innovations/case-studies/19/smart-turf-harvesting-machine-boosts-productivity-and-reduces-cost.html
Delivering a high-performance, automated turf harvester that reliably and efficiently palletizes turf in a variety of farming conditions while increasing farm productivity, reducing machine operating costs, ...

Universal Test System for Electronic Components https://www.ni.com/en-us/innovations/case-studies/19/universal-test-system-for-electronic-components.html
Developing a system to fully automate the process of testing the parameters of radio components.

Using LabVIEW and PXI to Detect Compressor Vibration Tester Defects https://www.ni.com/en-us/innovations/case-studies/19/using-labview-and-pxi-to-detect-compressor-vibration-tester-defects.html
Detecting all defect criteria that cannot be detected with an old single-axis vibration test system.

Engineered for Earthquakes: Preparing for the Next Big One https://www.ni.com/en-us/innovations/case-studies/19/engineered-for-earthquakes-preparing-for-the-next-big-one.html
At the Earth’s surface, earthquakes manifest by shaking and sometimes displacing the ground. It is estimated around 500,000 earthquakes occur each year that are detectable with current instrumentation, ...

Controlling a Hardware-in-the-Loop Grid Simulator for the World’s Most Powerful Renewable Energy Test Facility https://www.ni.com/en-us/innovations/case-studies/19/controlling-a-hardware-in-the-loop-grid-simulator-for-the-worlds-most-powerful-renewable-energy-test-facility.html
Providing energy companies and graduate students a state-of-the-art facility to test both the mechanical and electrical characteristics of a hardware innovation prototype for any energy resource on a utility ...

Developing a Compact Data Logger for Railroad and Rail Vehicle Performance Validation https://www.ni.com/en-us/innovations/case-studies/19/developing-a-compact-data-logger-for-railroad-and-rail-vehicle-performance-validation.html
Monitoring railroad track condition, performance of rail vehicles in different railroad conditions, and riding characteristics and conducting similar trials using an oscillograph-fitted railway coach equipped ...

Cluster Pumping Station Automation of Oil and Gas Reservoir Pressure Maintenance https://www.ni.com/en-us/innovations/case-studies/19/cluster-pumping-station-automation-of-oil-and-gas.html
Developing reservoir pressure maintenance automation system to remotely control, monitor, and protect devices in pumping station.