Gesellschaft für Softwareengineering mbH


Our company artCon Gesellschaft für Softwareengineering mbH (Company for Software Engineering Ltd.) is specialized in the conception and realization of complex tasks of automation for industrial plants. Emphases of the activities are revamp and modernization projects, in particular for rolling mills and processing lines for sheet metal and stainless steel.

Our automation solutions are predominantly special, customized applications for high-speed open-loop and closed-loop controls. The spectrum of our applications covers:

  • Drive technology, engineering and control for single and multi-drive systems
  • Open-loop and closed-loop movement control for entire plants
  • Visualization and diagnosis for the automation solutions
  • High-speed process and quality data recording, storage in data bases
  • Process automation and optimization
  • Revamps and modernizations, particularly replacement of old control equipment and computers

We are a competent partner for planning and realization of your automation project. Our engineering spectrum covers:

  • Conception and system design for complex automation systems
  • Basic engineering documented in external specifications
  • Detail engineering for hardware and software
  • Software engineering including single and integration test
  • Commissioning in Germany and abroad
  • Training courses for SIMATIC S7, PDA/QDR systems and Soft-PLC
  • Consulting: Technical advice on the definition of replacement strategies, plant optimization, providing technical specifications for tenders

Depending on our customers' preferences, the following target systems and/or programming languages are used:

  • Siemens programmable controllers SIMATIC S7 with programming languages LAD, FBD, STL, SCL and CFC/SFC
  • Siemens programmable controllers SIMATIC TDC with programming languages CFC/SFC
  • Siemens Process Control System PCS7
  • Drive technology for AC and DC drives applications, particularly Siemens equipment of the series MASTERDRIVE, SINAMICS and SIMOREG
  • PC technology under operating systems Win XP, Win 7 using Soft-PLC (e.g. ibaLogic) with graphic programming in accordance with IEC 1131 / DIN 61131
  • Microsoft .NET developments under Visual Basic, C#, C++ and SQL data bases
  • Applications of data bases (ORACLE, SQL Server)
  • Visualization with WinCC, diagnosis with PDiag, ProAgent, InTouch
  • Web applications with PHP and ASP.NET
artCon Gesellschaft für Softwareengineering mbH
Karl-Zucker-Strasse 3
91052 Erlangen