Allpax Introduces Mobile Information and Control Solution for Retort Room Applications

Oct 22, 2014
  • The Allpax Mobile HMI tablet-based system is designed to enhance operating efficiency associated with Allpax retort room operations through mobile computing. (Allpax Pack Expo Booth # N-5317)

COVINGTON, LA — Allpax, powered by ProMach, introduces at Pack Expo 2014, November 2-5, in Chicago the Allpax Mobile HMI, a portable information and control system for retort room management and operation. The Allpax Mobile HMI tablet-based system is a powerful productivity enhancing tool. (Allpax Pack Expo Booth # N-5317)

Personnel with the Allpax Mobile HMI handheld information and control system can review batch system reports, enter temperature readings, calibrate instrumentation, perform point-of-contact troubleshooting, and override local components. Maintenance personnel will have at their fingertips a complete set of electrical drawings, technical notes, 3D mechanical drawings, and operator manuals for the retort and its control system.

“The Allpax Mobile HMI gives retort room operators and maintenance personnel access to complete system documentation at any time for faster problem resolution and higher levels of efficiency,” said Jonny Watkins, Director of Software Engineering, Allpax. “The Allpax Mobile HMI is more than a repository of technical information, there is local control functionality bundled-in as well. The mobile HMI is the latest in a series of Allpax innovations designed for efficiency, productivity, and quality enhancements in automated retort rooms.”

For more information on the new Allpax Mobile HMI portable information and control system and the latest Allpax retort room automation solutions, call 1-888-893-9277 and visit

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