Tag: Control System Integrators Association

Process, Quality Control

ISO and CSIA Certification Emphasize a Robust Quality System

July 11, 2017

Via: Automation World

Optimation has been certified in ISO 9001 since 1996—one of the first service companies to do so. We were also among the early adopters—since 2001—of the best practices established by the Control System Integrators Association (CSIA). We have developed processes […]

Process, R & D

Is the Relationship Between Industry and Integrators Changing?

March 1, 2017

Via: Automation World

Independent system integrators have long played a critical role in the modern manufacturing and process industries. Over the past decade, however, they’ve moved from serving primarily as a support team for in-house engineering projects to playing higher-level roles through ongoing […]

Process, R & D

Breathing New Life Into an Old Machine

September 26, 2016

Via: Automation World

Making changes to a manufacturing plant can be costly and confusing. A dairy products company in the Midwest was recently faced with a difficult decision: Should the company simply replace the aged and malfunctioning packaging machine or re-automate and give […]