Control System Programming

Develop capabilities in areas of communications and remote operations by programming logic circuits and erasable programmable read-only memory for ships, rigs and/or conversions



Competency Area

Development and Implementation


Apply basic hardware programming techniques and troubleshoot programming errors in the codes PLC

Apply object-oriented programming

Construct programmes with user-defined functions and sub- routines

Convert algorithms into programming codes

Implement hardware programming techniques to enhance functionality of equipment and systems

Infer final mechanical effects of sensor programming

Identify potential hazards in using programmable sensors in lieu of manpower

Create contingency procedures for local and remote interventions

Incorporate new technologies and link them to operating principles of equipment and systems on-site

Design control systems for a variety of applications

Review programming inputs and guide improvements

Conduct feasibility studies for new programmable equipment to ensure profitability

Predict aftersales support requirements