CS-2000 Standard Level

Customized State-of-the-Art Controls Systems

Use CCS' standard CS-2000 programming to take full advantage of all functions on all models of Stokes tablet presses or adapt the CS-2000 Control System to any tablet press made by any OEM.
The CS-2000 control system incorporates all off-the-shelf Allen Bradley components, lowering the total cost of ownership of the tablet press or control system upgrade. This makes the system easy to maintain while simplifying the sourcing of replacement electrical components.
This control system has been designed with the latest technology, using Allen Bradley ControlLogix PLCs and a FactoryTalk View HMI software interface. The system provides complete control of the tablet press. The system also complies with 21 CFR Part 11 for data collection and E-Signature.

Design Features

  • 21 CFR Part 11 ‘Data Collection with Electronic Signature’ compliant
  • Provides networking capability of Multiple Tablet Presses
  • Remote Monitoring and Troubleshooting of PLC and HMI via VPN Web port
  • Graphic Displays of average compression force, weight adjust limits with shutdown limits included
  • Static calibration using HMI Calibration Screen
  • Automated rejection of out of specification tablets with sampling
  • Statistics from individual punch stations
  • Punch Station force readout bar graph for each compression roll which is updated each revolution
  • Distribution bar graph provides tablet weight data per batch
  • Individual Control left and right side of tablet press (Production Mode On/Off) and (Weight Control On/Off)
  • Multiple Security Levels (Maintenance, Supervisor and Operator) these are customizable
  • Alarm Summary Screen with Shutdown and Process Alarms
  • Positions, Rates, Pressures and Timer Screens
  • All major components used are Allen Bradley (HMI, PLC, VFD and Servo Drives)
  • All programming software and documentation are included


10 ton, Single sided with pre-compression, Accepts B and D tooling, Maximum tablet diameter is 25 mm

10 ton, Double sided or Single sided with pre-compression, Accepts 328 type tooling, Maximum tablet diameter is 30 mm

120,000 Capsules/Hour
16 Count Tooling

Control Systems for Any Brand of Old and New Tablet Presses

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