Gas, Oil and Pipeline Automation

IDS GmhH offers complete solutions for the automation of pipeline systems. Our portfolio of home-developed products comprises all the essential components of a modern pipeline automation system.

The HIGH-LEIT SCADA system caters for all types of central control and monitoring tasks.

It has a modular structure which makes it suitable for all sizes of pipeline systems. Thanks to its high performance, HIGH-LIET is particularly suitable for complex and extensive networks.


Your Benefits at a Glance

  • Complete solutions for pipeline automation: from SCADA to station automation
  • Extensive range of products for individual requirements – flexible - scalable
  • Extensive know-how and experienced project teams  
  • Easy integration into existing IT systems
  • Standardized interfaces and protocols

    Solutions for the Automation of Oil and Gas Pipelines

    IDS GmbH offers comprehensive and uniform complete solutions for the safe and efficient operation of oil pipelines. From engineering to commissioning and service, wee are your reliable partner for all questions related to pipeline automation. You can benefit from our industrial expertise and long-standing experience in a variety of pipeline projects.

    Experience and Flexibility are our Strengths

    Our scalable and modular systems are suitable for individual requirements and can be easily adapted to the customer's system environment. Standardized interfaces and protocols enable easy and smooth integration into existing IT systems, i.e. our solutions are not only flexible but also ensure that your investments are future-proof.

    Oil Pipelines

    For the automation of oil pipelines, we offer support in the following areas:

    • Control centers for transportation and distribution networks for oil and liquid fuels
    • Control systems for pumping stations and tank farms
    • Dynamic simulation of pipeline networks
    • Quantity balancing systems
    • Automation of pumping stations with fail-safe control systems with SIL controls acc. to IEC 61508/11
    • Communication infrastructure for pipelines
    • Safety data communication
    • Instrumentation of all systems and installations

    IDS GmbH is certified acc. to WHG (German Federal Water Act).

    Gas Pipelines

    For gas pipelines we are able to offer you the following services and solutions:

    • Network control centers in the transportation and distribution networks for natural and technical gases
    • Control technology for gas tanks and storage caverns
    • Dynamic simulation of gas networks
    • Gas demand forecast and optimization
    • Gas management and operations management
    • IT solutions for technical network control
    • GIS-based network operation
    • Automation of pressure control, dispatcher and customer stations with fail-safe controls
    • Communication infrastructure for IP networks
    • IT security in communication networks

    IDS Products for Pipeline Automation

    IDS GmhH offers complete solutions for the automation of pipeline systems. Our product portfolio includes all the essential components of a modern pipeline automation system.

    Operation and Monitoring with HIGH-LEIT

    The HIGH-LEIT SCADA system caters for all types of central control and monitoring tasks. Thanks to its modular structure it is suitable for all sizes of pipeline systems, including complex and extensive networks.

    HIGH-LEIT includes the following essential functions for pipeline automation and monitoring:

    • Gas network monitoring
    • Pipeline network topology
    • Pipeline monitoring
    • Leakage detection and localization
    • Connection of higher-level systems (e.g. GIS, ERP)
    • Connectivity
    • Large-screen projection

    ACOS NMS for Maintenance Processes

    Our  ACOS NMS network management suite is ideal for the organization adn documentation of your pipeline data via a data platform. ACOS NMS offers standardized modules for

    • Asset inventories and management
    • Cyclic and event-oriented maintenance management
    • Outage management and documentation
    • Job order and workforce management
    • Company-wide integration of IT systems (ERP, GIS, SCADA...)

    The modules are connected to the SCADA system by means of a common Enterprise Service Bus (ESB) platform, thereby enabling the quick and easy exchange and linking of information for the optimization of your day-to-day operation routines.

    Telecontrol and Automation with the ACOS 7 Series

    The ACOS 7 Serie from IDS offers a wide range of telecontrol devices – from the ACOS 730 compact RTU to our "allrounder“, the ACOS 750 RTU, our scope of telecontrol equipment enables us to meet your requirements and implement tailor-made and economical solutions.

    We also offer local solutions for station automation which can be economically integrated into your systems, next to the telecontrol equipment.