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PLC for process, high availability & safety solutions

Part of Modicon
Modicon M580 ePAC is the controller which can help hybrid manufacturers achieve better, measurable, earlier ROI and Up to 100% returns on their project investments in less than three months.


The Modicon M580 ePAC and Safety PLC both use the same Modicon X80 I/O range and EcoStruxure™ Control expert (formerly known as “Unity Pro”) software for programming and configuration. Process controllers (not safety Controllers) can also be applied as part of the EcoStruxure™ Hybrid DCS (formerly known as PES) system.

The high-end Modicon M580 Ethernet Programmable Automation Controller (ePAC) features redundant controllers, safety controllers (safety PLC) with native Ethernet, and cybersecurity embedded in its core. It brings:

  • Native Ethernet capabilities
  • High performance
  • High availability for processors & networks
  • Common Safety SIL3 rating available (with M580 Safety PLC and Safety X80 I/Os including safety power supplies)
  • Enhanced cyber-security
  • More flexibility in design and greater agility for your operations
  • Smooth modernization solutions


Medium to Large process applications:
  • Water and Waste Water plants: WWTP (Treatment Plant), Pumping, Desalination…
  • Consumer packaged goods (CPG): Food & Beverage (Dairy, Confectionary, Pet Food, Sugar, Grain), Life Sciences (Pharmatical), Household & Personal Care…
  • Mining Metal Minerals: Mining water treatment, Cement, Conveyors…
  • Hydro Power: Small/Medium/Large plants…
  • O&G: Midstream, Pipelines…
  • Transportation: Metro, Tunnels, Airports…
  • OEM Process: Material Handling, turbo machinery…
  • Process & Machine Safety functions like Emergency Shut Down, Fire & Gas, Burner or Boilier Managment, Control Access for safety machines