BMEH586040 Modicon M580

Original price was: $9,957.00.Current price is: $7,659.00.

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Range of Product Modicon M580.
Product or Component Type Redundant processor module.
Number of racks 1
application specific I/O Counter.
SSI encoder.
Serial link.
Accurate time stamping.
Motion control.
Checks Process control.
Control channels Programmable loops.
Integrated connection type 1 Ethernet TCP/IP service port.
2 Ethernet TCP/IP device networks.
USB-type mini-B.
1 Ethernet HSBY port.
Number of remote I/O station 31 – 2 X80 and Quantum drops.
Number of distributed pieces of equipment 64
Communication module processor capacity 6 Ethernet communication module.
24 AS-Interface module.
Communication Service DIO scanner.
RIO scanner.
Memory description Expandable flash, 4 GB data storage.
Integrated RAM, 10 kB system memory.
Integrated RAM, 64 MB program and data.
Integrated RAM, 4096 kB HSBY data.
Application structure 1 cyclic/periodic master task.
1 periodic fast task.
Number of instructions per ms 40 Kinst/ms, 100% Boolean.
60 Kinst/ms 65 % Boolean + 35 % fixed arithmetic.
Current consumption 365 mA, 24 V DC.
MTBF reliability 650000 H.
Marking CE
Vibration resistance 3 gn
Shock resistance 30 gn
Ambient air temperature for operation 32…140 °F (0…60 °C).
Ambient Air Temperature for Storage -40…185 °F (-40…85 °C).
Operating altitude 0.6561.68 ft (0.2000 m).
2000…5000 m with derating factor.
Relative humidity 5… 95%% 131 °F (55 °C) without condensation.
IP Degree of Protection IP20
Directives 2014/35/EU: Low Voltage voltage directive.
2014/30/EU: electromagnetic compatibility.
Product certifications CE
Merchant Navy.
Standards EN 61131-2.
EN/IEC 61010-2-201.
UL 61010-2-201.
CSA C22.2 No. 61010-2-201.
EN/IEC 61000-6-5, interface type 1 and type 2.
EN/IEC 61850-3, location G.
Environmental characteristic Hazardous location class I, division 2
Supply Internal power supply via rack.
Status LED 1 LED (Green) processor running (RUN).
1 LED (Red) processor or system fault (ERR).
1 LED (Red) I/O module fault (I/O).
1 LED (Green) download in progress (DL).
1 LED (Red) memory card or CPU flash fault. (BACKUP).
1 LED (green/red) ETH MS (Ethernet port. configuration status).
1 LED (green/red) Eth NS (Ethernet network status).
1 LED (green) peer processor running (remote run).
1 LED (Green) processor ID set to A (A).
1 LED (Green) processor ID set to B (B).
1 LED (Green) processor acting as Primary (PRIM).
1 LED (Green) processor acting as Standby (STBY).
1 LED (Green) I/O value overrided by user (FORCED IO).
1 LED (Green) Hot standby link status (Hsby Diag).
Net Weight 1.87 lb (US) (0.849 kg).
Ordering and shipping details
Discount Schedule PC34
GTIN 3606485440019.
Returnability Yes
Country of origin FR


Packing Units
Unit Type of Package 1 PCE
Number of Units in Package 1 1
Package 1: Height 3.43 in (8.700 cm).
Package 1: Width 6.97 in (17.700 cm).
Package 1 Length 9.84 in (25.000 cm).
Package 1: Weight 30.97 oz (878.000 g).
Unit Type of Package 2 S03
Number of Units in Package 2 6
Package 2: Height 11.81 in (30.000 cm).
Package 2 Width 11.81 in (30.000 cm).
Package 2 Length 15.75 in (40.000 cm).
Package 2: Weight 12.41 lb (US) (5.631 kg).

Overview of the BMEH586040 Modicon M580

The BMEH586040 is a powerful and versatile CPU module from Schneider Electric’s Modicon M580 series, designed to meet the rigorous demands of industrial automation and control systems. Known as the industry’s first ePAC (Ethernet Programmable Automation Controller), the M580 series integrates Ethernet capabilities at its core, offering enhanced connectivity, scalability, and performance. The BMEH586040 CPU module stands out for its robust processing power, advanced features, and seamless integration with the EcoStruxure™ platform.

Key Features and Specifications

High Processing Power

The BMEH586040 CPU module is equipped with a high-performance quad-core processor, ensuring fast and efficient execution of complex control algorithms and applications. This powerful processor supports up to 8192 discrete I/O points and 2048 analog I/O points, making it suitable for large-scale and demanding industrial environments.

Ethernet and Connectivity

One of the defining features of the BMEH586040 is its advanced Ethernet capabilities. The module includes multiple Ethernet ports, enabling high-speed communication and seamless integration with other devices and systems. These ports support a variety of communication protocols, including Modbus TCP/IP, Ethernet/IP, and OPC UA, facilitating interoperability and data exchange across different platforms and devices.

Redundancy and Reliability

To ensure maximum uptime and reliability, the BMEH586040 supports various redundancy configurations. These include CPU redundancy, power supply redundancy, and network redundancy. Such features are crucial in critical applications where system failure is not an option, such as in manufacturing, energy management, and water treatment facilities.


In today’s industrial landscape, cybersecurity is paramount. The BMEH586040 includes built-in cybersecurity features to protect against unauthorized access and cyber threats. These features include role-based access control, secure communication protocols, and encryption, ensuring the integrity and confidentiality of data.

Integration with EcoStruxure™

The BMEH586040 seamlessly integrates with Schneider Electric’s EcoStruxure™ platform, a comprehensive suite of software and hardware solutions designed to enhance operational efficiency and sustainability. Through EcoStruxure™ Control Expert, users can configure, program, and monitor the CPU module, leveraging advanced tools for diagnostics, maintenance, and optimization.

Advanced Diagnostics and Monitoring

The BMEH586040 provides extensive diagnostic and monitoring capabilities. It includes real-time status indicators, detailed error logs, and performance metrics, allowing operators to quickly identify and resolve issues. Additionally, the module supports remote monitoring and control, enabling proactive maintenance and reducing downtime.

Installation and Configuration

Physical Installation

The BMEH586040 is designed for easy installation in control panels. It features a compact and modular design, allowing for efficient use of space and straightforward integration with other Modicon M580 components. The module can be DIN-rail or backplate mounted, providing flexibility in various installation environments.


Configuring the BMEH586040 involves using Schneider Electric’s EcoStruxureTM Control Expert software. This user-friendly tool provides a graphical interface for programming and setting up the CPU module. Users can define I/O configurations, create control logic, and set communication parameters with ease. The software also offers simulation capabilities, allowing users to test and validate their configurations before deployment.


The versatility and advanced features of the BMEH586040 make it suitable for a wide range of industrial applications.


In manufacturing, the BMEH586040 can be used to control and monitor complex production processes. Its high processing power and extensive I/O capabilities allow it to manage multiple machines and processes simultaneously, ensuring efficient and reliable operation.

Energy Management

For energy management applications, the BMEH586040 offers precise control and monitoring of energy consumption and distribution. Its advanced communication capabilities enable integration with smart grids and energy management systems, facilitating real-time data exchange and optimization of energy use.

Water Treatment

In water treatment facilities, the BMEH586040 provides reliable control and monitoring of various processes, such as filtration, chemical dosing, and pumping. Its redundancy features ensure continuous operation, which is critical for maintaining water quality and supply.

Oil and Gas

The BMEH586040 is also well-suited for the oil and gas industry, where it can be used to monitor and control drilling, production, and refining processes. Its robust design and advanced diagnostics make it ideal for harsh and remote environments, ensuring safe and efficient operation.


Enhanced Connectivity

The BMEH586040’s advanced Ethernet capabilities provide enhanced connectivity, allowing for seamless integration with other devices and systems. This facilitates real-time data exchange, improving decision-making and operational efficiency.

High Performance and Scalability

With its powerful quad-core processor and extensive I/O capabilities, the BMEH586040 delivers high performance and scalability. It can handle complex control tasks and large-scale applications, making it a future-proof solution for growing industrial needs.

Improved Reliability and Uptime

The module’s redundancy features ensure maximum uptime and reliability, reducing the risk of system failure and downtime. This is crucial for critical applications where continuous operation is essential.

Comprehensive Cybersecurity

The BMEH586040’s built-in cybersecurity features protect against unauthorized access and cyber threats, ensuring the integrity and confidentiality of data. This is particularly important in today’s connected industrial environments.

Seamless Integration with EcoStruxureTM

Integration with the EcoStruxureTM platform provides users with advanced tools for configuration, programming, and monitoring. This enhances operational efficiency and sustainability, allowing users to leverage the full potential of their automation systems.


The BMEH586040 Modicon M580 CPU module by Schneider Electric is a powerful and versatile solution for industrial automation and control. Its high processing power, advanced Ethernet capabilities, and robust design make it suitable for a wide range of applications, from manufacturing and energy management to water treatment and oil and gas. With features such as redundancy, cybersecurity, and seamless integration with the EcoStruxureTM platform, the BMEH586040 delivers enhanced connectivity, performance, and reliability, ensuring efficient and reliable operation in demanding industrial environments.