Services

Since 1988, Advanced Sys-tek has become the most innovative and reliable solutions provider in the Indian terminal automation field, with systems running successfully more than nine years after installation. This success has come from incorporating customer feedback using new technology and excellent customer service. AST provides complete life-cycle engineering services, including

Planning and conceptual Design

 
  • Definition of business objectives and economic benefits
  • Evaluation of alternative solutions and cost/benefits
  • Recommendation of solutions and priorities
  • Development of execution plan, budgets, schedules and automation impact
  • Preparation of Design Document
  • Engineering Procurement,System Integration and Testing

     
  • Detailed design, drawings and specifications
  • Configuration, system staging, integration and testing
  • Training and Documentation
  • Installation, Commissioning and Startup

     
  • Installation planning and management
  • Commissioning
  • Testing and acceptance
  • Operation and Maintenance training
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    As an ISO 9001:2008 certified vendor-neutral automation consultant, AST believes in offering the most cost effective solution and appropriate automation equipment for each client, meeting all statutory and safety requirements, while also providing exemplary customer service through ongoing practices of continuous improvement, training, development, and solicitation of customer feedback.

    AST has the expertise to automate working terminals without affecting their on-going operations, and has interfaced the Smart Terminal Manager (TM) software with all leading brands of Programmable Logic Controllers, Weighbridges, Tank Farm Management Systems, Batch Controllers, ID Readers, Densitometers, etc. Depending on the customer's requirements, AST offers Windows based solutions; Field mounted or Control room mounted Batch Controllers; Ex-proof or Intrinsically safe ID Readers with options of Touch type or Proximity or Wiegand type; Remote or Standalone Access Control Systems, etc.

    Solutions are offered to suit a customer's specific requirements. The system is designed to be flexible enough to incorporate future expansions / facilities including additive injection, blending, bay expansion, tank farm expansion, pump additions, MOV addition, Product addition / deletion, etc.

    Due to its unique relationships with vendors and suppliers, AST can provide most of the required equipment, such as Metering & Gantry Equipment, Tank Farms, Uninterpretable Power Supplies, Software, Densitometers, and Additive & Blending systems. This ensures smoother integration and allows guaranteed support for up to ten years for availability of spares. Spares and service support is also maintained at all regional offices to ensure better response time.

    AST offers extensive Customer Support Options

     
  • Flexible warranty options, as well as Preventive/Comprehensive Annual Maintenance Contracts, based on customer requirements.
  • Resident engineers posted on site to help train operators and for day-to-day maintenance and technical / operational support.
  • 24 x 7 Technical support for products like SmartLoad DL-6000 (earlier known as Dan-load DL-6000), Petrocounts, Flow Computers, etc., as well as remote site support for AST software, ensuring faster response times.
  • Customised technical, operational and maintenance training is offered at AST's head office as well as on location.
  • AST is also the leading provider of technical support for legacy Spectra-Tek systems installed worldwide.
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