Process Automation


ACS is a supplier of integrated process design and implementation solutions to a broad cross section of process industries, including food and beverage, water and wastewater treatment, semiconductor, chemical, agricultural, engine test, personal care, and other process related industrial sectors.

Whether adding manufacturing capacity, seeking to improve an existing process, or preparing for entirely new production capability, ACS’ extensive experience will assure that leading edge design, smooth integration and cost effective process automation solutions are delivered.

ACS professionals combine a broad range of process experience and technical knowledge together with a disciplined execution methodology to deliver robust automation solutions for both batch and continuous process applications.

Project Assessment and Specification Development

ACS’ design and flexible delivery process, led by our industry-seasoned professionals, is based on a solid approach to discovery and leads to a comprehensive understanding of specifications, operating parameters, and most importantly, of performance expectations.

Design

Taking assessment results into consideration, our engineers apply best practices to select technology and evaluate automation solutions.  The resulting process systems are structured to deliver superior performance and total life cycle ROI.

Our engineering team has years of practice implementing PLC, DCS, S88 Batch, and SCADA systems; they understand that delivery of successful projects includes taking responsibility for the entire design, integration, and implementation of the system.

Experience

ACS’ experience includes liquid handling and preparation, solid materials handling & preparation, mixing & blending, high-purity water systems, separation, cleaning, sanitation, and heat exchange systems. We partner with suppliers such as Rockwell Automation, Siemens, GE, Mitsubishi and others to provide industry leading technology and deliver world-class solutions. Other process automation equipment providers are also implemented based on client preferences.

Flexible Delivery

ACS’ Flexible Delivery process facilitates seamless integration and improves lead-time. Standard services include pre-site simulation, installation management, and start-up/commissioning support. Delivering system performance is our team’s goal on every project they implement.

ACS provides mechanical services in conjunction with process automation and controls to deliver a wide range of integrated solutions.

ACS Capabilities:

  • Feasibility Studies
  • Front End Planning (FEP)/Front End Engineering and Design (FEED)
  • Capacity Analysis
  • Design Basis
  • Process Ingredient Analysis
  • Utility Requirements
  • Equipment Identification and Preliminary Specifications
  • Equipment Arrangements
  • Budget Cost Estimates and Schedule Development
  • PFDs and P&IDs
  • Piping Design (2D & 3D)
  • Equipment Supports and Operator Platform Design
  • As-Built Documentation

ACS Competencies:

  • Electrical Control System Design
  • Instrumentation Specification
  • Control Panel Design
  • Programming
  • Software Development

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The ACS Story

ACS is a unique total source provider of systems & equipment, controls solutions, and facilities. Our experience in each of the fields of technology, custom equipment, systems integration, construction management, and facility design & delivery sets us apart.

FLEXIBLE DELIVERY MATTERS

ACS Flexible Delivery Model is a client-tested and proven approach that delivers systems and solutions that meet schedule, cost, and functionality requirements. ACS adapts to customer processes and reporting requirements and tailors its approach to suit client purchasing preferences.

EXPERTISE YOU CAN COUNT ON

ACS understands the core requirements of equipment, systems, and facility integration. From a single piece of equipment to a comprehensive building solution, our experience-based experts will deliver the specified requirements and functionality expected, and more.