Emerson to install control system at Chinese plant

Emerson Process Management, a provider of process-control and measurement products, has received a $2.7m (£1.8m) contract to install its Ovation expert control system at Huadian Lingwu Power Plant units 3 and 4, located in Yinchuan City in northwest China.

Emerson will supply a total of 67 redundant Ovation controllers, 20 workstations and more than 70 Fisher control valves.

Units 3 and 4 are expected to begin commercial operation in August 2010 and December 2010, respectively.