Allen-Bradley Rockwell Automation System Integrator


We can design and develop customer specific industrial control systems and optimize them to meet your factory’s requirements and sustain your profitable business growth. With the addition of our Enterprise Integration (MES) capabilities, we can enable real-time information transfer across the organization to improve visibility.

Experienced Allen-Bradley Rockwell System Integrator

Since our start 20 years ago, we’ve helped manufacturers based on Rockwell Automation’s industrial automation control, process, batching, safety and information solutions, customize and optimize their technology investment.  Our team has extensive experience working with:

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Allen-Bradley ControlLogix®

ControlLogix® PLCs are widely used in industries such as manufacturing, oil and gas, food and beverage, automotive, and more. The ControlLogix® PLCs offer fast processing speeds and can handle complex control and communication tasks, making them suitable for applications that require high-speed and precision control. Modular in design, users can add or remove modules as needed, enabling scalability and flexibility in designing automation solutions. Other features include: 

  • Integrated Communication: ControlLogix® PLCs support various communication protocols, enabling seamless integration with other devices, such as sensors, actuators, human-machine interfaces (HMIs), and other PLCs.
  • Safety Integration: ControlLogix® PLCs can also be used for implementing safety functions using Rockwell Automation's integrated safety solutions, helping industries comply with safety standards and regulations.
  • Remote Access and Monitoring: ControlLogix® PLCs support remote access and monitoring, enabling engineers and operators to manage and monitor automation systems from remote locations.

Rockwell Automation FactoryTalk® View Site Edition (SE) & Machine Edition (ME)

Rockwell Automation's FactoryTalk View SE and ME (Machine Edition) software platforms are designed for human-machine interface (HMI) and supervisory control and data acquisition (SCADA) applications in industrial automation.

FactoryTalk View SE:

FactoryTalk View SE is designed for larger and more complex industrial systems, typically used in scenarios where multiple machines or processes are interconnected, and a centralized control and monitoring system is required. FactoryTalk View SE provides features for creating rich graphical displays, real-time data monitoring, historical data logging, alarming, security management, and more. It supports distributed and redundant architectures to enhance system reliability.

FactoryTalk View ME:

FactoryTalk View ME is tailored for machine-level HMI applications, designed to run on individual machines or small systems and is often used for standalone machinery or equipment. FactoryTalk View ME allows designers to create intuitive interfaces that operators can use to interact with and control machinery. It supports features like alarms, trending, data logging, and basic data visualization.

Rockwell Automation PlantPAx®

Rockwell Automation PlantPAx provides a unified platform for process control and optimization. PlantPAx integrates various control and automation components, including controllers (such as ControlLogix), human-machine interfaces (HMIs), and communication networks, to simplify system design, deployment, and maintenance. The solution is scalable and can be tailored to different plant sizes and complexities. Key components include: 

  • Library of Process Objects: PlantPAx includes a library of pre-configured process objects that represent common industrial processes. These objects can be easily customized and reused, speeding up system development.
  • Batch Management: Similar to FactoryTalk Batch, PlantPAx provides tools for managing batch processes. It enables the creation, execution, and monitoring of batch recipes for consistent and repeatable processes.
  • Plant-Wide Information Integration: The system enables the integration of real-time process data with business systems, allowing for better decision-making and optimization across the entire organization.
  • Diagnostic and Maintenance Tools: PlantPAx offers diagnostic and troubleshooting tools to identify and address issues in the automation system, reducing downtime and maintenance costs.
  • Security and Redundancy: Security features ensure that the automation system is protected from unauthorized access and cyber threats. Redundancy options enhance system reliability by providing backup components that take over in case of failure.
  • Integration with Ecosystem: PlantPAx is designed to work within the Rockwell Automation ecosystem, allowing integration with other Rockwell products and services, such as FactoryTalk software suite and industrial control hardware.

Rockwell Automation AssetCentre

Part of the FactoryTalk software suite, AssetCentre focuses on providing version control, change management, backup, and security features for a wide range of automation assets, including programmable logic controllers (PLCs), human-machine interfaces (HMIs), drives, and other control devices. Key features and functionalities of Rockwell Automation AssetCentre include:

  • Version Control and Change Management: AssetCentre enables users to keep track of changes made to automation program files, ensuring that changes are documented and tracked over time. This feature is critical for maintaining accurate records of system modifications, troubleshooting, and compliance with industry standards.
  • Backup and Restore: AssetCentre facilitates the automated backup and restoration of control system configurations. This helps ensure that if a device fails or if an unintended change occurs, the system can be quickly restored to a known working state.
  • Security and User Access Control: The software provides user authentication and authorization capabilities to control who can access, modify, or view different automation assets. This helps enhance security and prevent unauthorized changes to critical configurations.
  • Audit Trail and Reporting: AssetCentre maintains an audit trail of all changes made to automation assets, allowing administrators to track and review modifications. Detailed reports provide insights into who made changes, what changes were made, and when they occurred.
  • Change Approval Workflow: In environments where strict change management processes are necessary, AssetCentre can facilitate approval workflows for proposed changes before they are applied to the actual devices.
  • Centralized Management: With AssetCentre, automation assets from various locations can be managed from a central location, streamlining maintenance and reducing the risk of inconsistencies across different sites.
  • Integration with Other Rockwell Automation Tools: AssetCentre integrates with other Rockwell Automation software tools, such as FactoryTalk View SE/ME and RSLogix/Studio 5000, to provide a comprehensive automation solution.

Rockwell Automation FactoryTalk Batch

FactoryTalk Batch assists in optimizing and controlling batch processes by providing tools for recipe management, process control, data tracking, and reporting. Key features and functionalities include: 

  • Recipe Management: FactoryTalk Batch allows operators and engineers to create, edit, and manage recipes.
  • Process Control: The software monitors and manages the sequencing and coordination of various steps and operations in the batch, ensuring that processes are executed accurately and efficiently.
  • Data Tracking and Historian Integration: FactoryTalk Batch captures and stores data related to each batch process, including process parameters, ingredient quantities, timestamps, and more. This data can be integrated with historian systems to provide insights into process performance and facilitate analysis.
  • Recipe Versioning and Change Management: The software allows for version control of recipes, ensuring that changes are tracked, documented, and managed to help maintain consistency and regulatory compliance.
  • Operator Interface: FactoryTalk Batch provides an intuitive user interface for operators to monitor and interact with batch processes. Operators can start, stop, pause, and troubleshoot batch operations through this interface.
  • Alarming and Event Handling: The software offers alarm management features to alert operators to abnormal conditions or deviations from the expected batch process behavior. It also facilitates event handling and response actions.
  • Reporting and Analytics: FactoryTalk Batch enables the generation of reports summarizing batch process data and performance metrics. These reports are valuable for process optimization, quality assurance, and regulatory compliance.
  • Integration with Other FactoryTalk Components: FactoryTalk Batch can be integrated with other components of the FactoryTalk software suite, such as FactoryTalk Historian and FactoryTalk View, to create a comprehensive solution for industrial automation and data management.

Allen-Bradley CompactLogix®

Like the ControlLogix series, CompactLogix PLCs are used in industrial automation applications to control and monitor various processes and equipment, however, there are some differences in terms of size, scalability, and application: Key features of Allen-Bradley CompactLogix PLC include:

  • Compact Size: Designed to be smaller in physical size compared to the ControlLogix series, making them suitable for applications where space is limited.
  • Scalability: Modular design allows users to add or remove modules to customize the system according to the specific needs of the application.
  • Integrated Communication & Software Compatibility: Like ControlLogix, CompactLogix PLCs support various communication protocols and are programmed using the same programming software as ControlLogix, such as Studio 5000 Logix Designer.
  • Applications: CompactLogix PLCs are commonly used in small to medium-sized automation projects and applications that don't require the extensive scalability and performance of the ControlLogix series. These applications can include machine control, simple process control, packaging, material handling, and more.

Allen-Bradley MicroLogix™

The MicroLogix series of PLCs is designed for smaller-scale applications and tasks, often used in situations where a compact and cost-effective control solution is needed. These PLCs are commonly employed for tasks like monitoring sensors, controlling motors, managing discrete input/output (I/O) signals, and executing logic functions to control industrial processes.

MicroLogix PLCs offer different models with varying capabilities and specifications to suit different applications and requirements. They can be programmed using Rockwell Automation's software tools, such as RSLogix 500 or Studio 5000, depending on the specific model and compatibility.