Industrial control system

The Industrial Control System (ICS) is a general term that encompasses several types of control systems and instrumentation used for industrial process control. They are controlled by a SCADA system and are used for:

  • Electricity production and distribution
  • Water supply and treatment
  • Food production
  • Oil and gas production and supply
  • Chemical and pharmaceutical production
  • Telecommunications
  • Manufacturing of components and finished products
  • Paper and pulp production

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