ProLeiT 25 years

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Milestones in the ProLeiT's History

2013
November
Opening of the subsidiary in Hannover, Germany.
2012
November
Presentation of the latest system generation V9 of the Plant iT and brewmaxx process control system with new graphic user interface and advanced MES-functionality.
2012
November
5th anniversary of ProLeiT Iberia S.L.U.
2012
October
ProLeiT Corp. receives the order for automating the entire new brewery plant at Sierra nevada Brewing Co., USA .
2012
March
ProLeiT receives Dairy Technology Award for the new PID-controller with autotuning function for the Plant iT process control system.
2012
February
MillerCoors decides for the process control system brewmaxx based on the CLX hardware of Rockwell Automation as a new standard for the automation of their breweries in the USA.
2012
January
Conversion of ProLeiT South Africa (Pty.) Ltd. into a new independent company called PSA Technology Group (Pty) Ltd., which will maintain a tight relationship with ProLeiT Group as our Certified Partner for South Africa.
2011
September
ProLeiT establishes subsidiary in Brazil, ProLeiT Automação Ltda.
2011
June
ProLeiT celebrates its 25th anniversary
2011
May
ProLeiT is awarded the contract for the re-automation of the entire process control system of Carlsberg Fredericia Denmark.
2011
March
Foundation of TOB ProLeiT Automation in Kiev / Ukraine.
2011
February
ProLeiT establishes the subsidiary ProLeiT Corp. in Dallas / USA.
2010
November
ProLeiT has been charged for the whole automation incl. engineering and delivering the Plant iT process control technique for the new Babyfood plant of the Joint Venture between the dairy company Almarai and Mead Johnson in Al-Kharj, Saudi Arabia
2010
November
Plant iT and brewmaxx V8.20 released. New features are e.g.: Plant iT and brewmaxx compact for compact entry-level solutions and the Plant iT Report Designer for simple and precise customization of reports
2010
June
ProLeiT starts strategic Partner Program. First ProLeiT Certified System Partners are: Avanceon (North America), ERAS Ingénierie (France) and ZI-ARGUS (South East Asia)
2009
November
The Moscow subsidiary ProLeiT OOO celebrates its 5th anniversary.
2009 Automation of the entire production process of Glocken Bakery in Bergkirchen (Germany), an affiliate of the REWE Group, with Plant iT, incl. connection to the REWE ERP system
2009
March
Global alliance with Rockwell Automation that enables the development and sale of ProLeiT’s Plant iT and brewmaxx process control systems, using the Rockwell Automation Logix Control Platform for the CPG industry (Consumer Packaged Goods).
2008
September
Automation of the new brewing plant of Tucher Bräu in Fürth (Germany) with brewmaxx V8, incl. materials management
2008
August
ProLeiT establishes the independent subsidiary ProLeiT South Africa (Pty.) Ltd. in Johannesburg, South Africa.
2008
June
The Warstein brewery commissions ProLeiT with the migration of the existing control systems to brewmaxx
2008
April
ProLeiT establishes the independent subsidiary ProLeiT S.R.L. in Mexico City, Mexico.
2007 Automation of the Cruzcampo greenfield project of Heineken España in Spain with brewmaxx
2007
November
ProLeiT establishes the independent subsidiary ProLeiT Iberia S.L.U. registered in Seville, Spain.
2007
August
On August 01, 2007 brewmaxx GmbH & Co. KG changed its company name to ProLeiT International GmbH & Co. KG.
2007
January
ProLeiT establishes the independent subsidiary ProLeiT Automation Systems Co. Ltd. in Shanghai, China.
2006
August
ProLeiT takes over Huppmann's 50 % shares of brewmaxx GmbH & Co. KG and thus holds 100 % of brewmaxx' shares.
2006
July
ProLeiT and the Brazilian plant manufacturer Dedini sign the contracts for the joint venture "DAP" - Dedini Automação de Processos.
2006 ProLeiT AG celebrates its 20 year anniversary
2006
March
Cooperation agreement with Mitsubishi Electric on the development of system solutions based on the Mitsubishi MELSEC System Q modular controller and the Plant iT process control system
2005
March
The ownership status of Huppmann GmbH and ProLeiT AG with regard to the brewmaxx joint venture company is rearranged. With effect from January 1 2005, each partner holds 50% of brewmaxx GmbH & Co. KG.
2004
December
ProLeiT establishes several independent subsidiaries in other European countries: ProLeiT Bratislava (Slovakia), ProLeiT Enschede (Netherlands), ProLeiT Moscow (Russia) and ProLeiT Vienna (Austria).
2004
July
After a project-driven development phase and the successful onsite test at the brewery Grolsch the new functions of Plant iT (among other things ISA S88.01 compliant batch-modelling and recipe control as well as 21 CFR 11 compliant electronic batch recording) the V7.0 of the Plant iT-family has been released for sales.
2004
April
Official opening of the new brewery of Grolsch in Enschede (The Netherlands). So far the biggest coherent project of ProLeiT AG. The complete automation, specified according to ISA S88.01, has been realized on the basis of the brewmaxx system family.
2003 The functionality of the Plant iT product range is extended to meet the requirements of 21CFR Part 11 and / or EU-GMP Annex 11.
2002 Recertification for DIN EN ISO 9001:2000
2002 The large order for delivery of the complete process and operating control technology for the Grolsch brewery in the Netherlands represents the start of a series of innovations in the Plant iT systems. This includes the expansion of existing batch control to conform to ISA S88, the implementation of a phase controller with parameterizable path and object control matrix, as well as the option of a video mode for process images.
2001 ProLeiT develops a PDA standard interface for Plant Acquis iT, based on and conforming to the "Standard functional specifications for PDA systems in bottling lines" created by the Technical University of Munich (TUM).
2001 Opening of the Nordrhein subsidiary in Leverkusen, Germany
2001 ProLeiT celebrates its fifteenth birthday
2000 ProLeiT sets up product sales for the new system family Plant iT.
2000 As part of the Bavarian high-tech offensive "Future Bavaria" ProLeiT receives 2 Mio. DM of funding
2000 Transformation of ProLeiT GmbH into ProLeiT AG.
2000 With ProLeiT IPL (Integrated Production Logistics) ProLeiT is placed in the top 10 - next to the main prize winner - in the competition for the Bavarian Innovation Prize 2000
1999 DIN EN ISO 9001 certification
1999 ProLeiT receives capital appropriations from WestLB Venture Capital for planned growth and for the marketing measures for the Plant iT software family.
1999 Certification of the SAP interface by SAP
1998 Construction of an own company office in Herzogenaurach, Germany
1997 With the Industrial Data Server, ProLeiT brings a new concept in plant data acquisition to market
1997 The Promaxx subsidiary for process engineering and plant operations in the brewery industry is founded together with Huppmann
1993 A further leap in system development - with ProLeiT OS-NT the system platform is completely ported to the operating system MS Windows NT
1992 ProLeiT headquarters move to Herzogenaurach, Germany
1992 ProLeiT sets up a branch in Holleben near Halle, Germany
1991 Development of the next system generation ProLeiT OS 386 - a PC-based process control system - is started
1988 Development of the first own process control system ProLeiT OS 155
1986 Manfred Czepl and Wolfgang Ebster founded ProLeiT Gesellschaft für technologieorientierte Prozessleittechnik mbH



References
WARSTEINER Brauerei Haus Cramer KG, Germany Privatbrauerei Erdinger Weißbräu Werner Brombach GmbH, Germany JUHAYNA, Egypt Hilti Deutschland GmbH, Germany Glockenbrot Bäckerei GmbH & Co. oHG, Germany Grolsche Bierbrouwerij Nederland B.V., Netherlands Tucher Bräu GmbH & Co. KG, Germany Carlsberg Danmark A/S Bionorica SE, Germany HEINEKEN España, Spain SAB Miller, Russia
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