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TSM Supervisory Systems: Line View and Line Pilot

In the rapidly evolving world of extrusion production, real-time monitoring and control have become indispensable. TSM’s Supervisory Systems, featuring Line View and Line Pilot, are at the forefront of this evolution. These comprehensive solutions are designed to empower businesses with the ability to oversee and manage their production processes with unprecedented precision and ease. Whether you’re looking to optimize efficiency, increase productivity, or enhance quality control, TSM’s Supervisory Systems offer a robust suite of features tailored to meet your needs.




TSM’s Supervisory Systems are a comprehensive suite of software and hardware solutions designed to provide real-time monitoring and control of extrusion production processes. The systems offer a wide range of features and functionality, ensuring optimal productivity, efficiency, and quality.

Line View is a state-of-the-art supervisory system designed to provide a comprehensive view of all key operating parameters associated with extrusion production processes. The system presents information in high-definition graphics and is designed for easy operator navigation.

Key Features:

  • Layer ratio control: Manages the layer ratios in the production process, with a maximum of 11 layers.
  • Gravimetric blending: Handles a maximum of 12 components.
  • Yield control: Manages the yield from the production process.
  • Job queuing / order sequencing: Manages the sequence of jobs and orders in the production line.
  • Roll, order, shift reporting: Provides detailed reports on roll, order, and shift operations.
  • Trending and history management: Manages and displays trends and historical data.
  • Start-up and warm-up sequence control: Controls the start-up and warm-up sequences of the production process.
  • Alarm monitoring: Monitors for any issues or anomalies and raises alarms when necessary.
  • Synchronized multi-sequence control: Synchronizes multiple sequences in the production process.
  • Synchronized multi-drive speed control: Synchronizes the speed of multiple drives in the production line.


  • Improved operational efficiency and productivity
  • Reduced risk of downtime and accidents
  • Increased visibility and control over your processes
  • Improved decision-making
  • Increased compliance with safety regulations
  • Increased flexibility and scalability
  • Reduced costs

Line View Offering

Line Pilot is a complementary system to Line View that provides real-time remote monitoring and control of extrusion production processes. Line Pilot can be used to monitor and control multiple production lines from a single location, and it can also be used to troubleshoot production issues remotely.

Key Features:

  • All of the features of Line View, plus:
  • Remote monitoring and control of production lines
  • Troubleshooting of production issues remotely
  • Central control interface for extruder control
  • Layer ratio: Visualize & adjust set point % of each layer (Max 3)
  • Stop, start, ramp each individual & all extruders together
  • Auto / manual control functionality
  • Visualize current throughput of each layer
  • Visualize status of each unit on line (OK or in Alarm)
  • Set & Visualize current running recipe on each gravimetric
  • Supports up to 3 layers
  • Ethernet connectivity
  • Web-based user interface
  • Easy to install and use


  • All of the benefits of Line View, plus:
  • Increased uptime and production
  • Reduced labor costs
  • Improved customer satisfaction

Line Pilot Offering

Product Range

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