Patent Number: 8,797,150

Title: Method and system for power line networking for industrial process control applications

Abstract: A real-time management networking system for a manufacturing environment, e.g., chemical, assembly, automobile, electronic, petroleum. In a specific embodiment, the system has a spatial region, which is adapted for one or more manufacturing equipment devices. The one or more manufacturing equipment devices is associated with a manufacture of a product. In a specific embodiment, the manufacturing equipment is able to generate a high frequency noise, which causes interference with a conventional data signal, which is often unshielded. In a specific embodiment, the system has a power line gateway device provided within a desired region of the spatial region.

Inventors: Chan; Tat Keung (South San Francisco, CA)

Assignee: Asoka USA Corporation

International Classification: G08C 19/16 (20060101); H01P 5/12 (20060101); H04L 12/28 (20060101); G05B 11/01 (20060101); H01B 11/02 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 8/05/12018