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Diesel Engine Components

Integrated solution for chp control of gas engines

The newly developed and extensively tested CHP control unit for gas engines combines all the benefi ts of the HEINZMANN control systems: Engine, generator, CHP and heat management as well as various monitoring functions are integrated in one central control unit.

Depending on customer requirements, three versions of XIOSCHP with increasing functionality are available: BASIC, MEDIUM, EXTENDED. Depending on the version, the engine management includes functions from pure speed control and mixture control to ignition control and knock control or engine monitoring with a data logger.

XIOS CHP Systeminformation

Main Functions at a Glance

Central control of all system functions by the modular and multifunctional controller XIOSCHP

XIOS Gas mit Linien


CHP System Control




Heat Management

Speed Sensor

Speed Control


Air-Fuel Ratio Control


Ignition Control


Knock Control


Engine Monitoring
with Data Logger

  • CHP Management
  • Genset Management
  • Engine Management
  • Heat Management

CHP Management

  • CHP selectively heat or load-driven
  • Gas train control
  • Battery voltage monitoring
  • Pump control, pre-heat functions & room ventilation
  • Oil level control
  • Monitoring & control of various pressures & temperatures
  • Gas train backfire monitoring
  • Engine start/stop sequence, manual/automatic control, local/remote control
  • Engine operating hours/start counter
  • Event data logger, either high resolution data logging for pre and post event monitoring or low resolution data logging for general overview with real time clock
  • System password protection

Generator Management

  • Applications: Island/grid/peak shaving/base load
  • True RMS measurement/calculation
  • Automatic synchronisation and load control
  • Load sharing between CHP units (active power [kW] and reactive power [kVAR])
  • Power management
  • Voltage/cosPhi control via bias signal to AVR
  • Dynamic load adjustment at frequency fluctuations
  • Peak shaving incl. grid support function
  • Configurable load ramp up and ramp down
  • Various options for power factor control or reactive power control
  • Mains protection optional (voltage, frequency & reactive power)


More Information

System Overview Mains-parallel with & without Back-up Version

System Overview Mains-parallel or Island-parallel Application

Engine Management

  • Integrated speed control
  • Integrated air-fuel ratio control with closed loop power, lambda sensor, NOx sensor
  • Control of PHLOX II & III or support of third party ignition control unit
  • Control of ARIADNE Knock Control System or support of third party knock control unit
  • Oil temperature & pressure monitoring
  • Manifold/boost air temperature/pressure monitoring
  • Crank case pressure monitoring
  • Overspeed protection


More Information

System Overview


Heat Management

  • 4 independent confi gurable PID governors for heat circuits
  • Pre-heating by control of a heating rod
  • Coolant circuits temperature/pressure monitoring
  • Monitoring of coolant temperature difference
  • Engine and intercooler coolant temperature control


More Information

System Overview

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