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Spiroflow Automation Solutions

Automation Project Services & Solutions

Spiroflow Automation Solutions was created to serve the control systems integration needs of manufacturers in multiple industries.

With our in-house teams and with the acquisition of Food Control Solutions, we offer our customers technically advanced, customized solutions, backed by years of industry experience.  We have extensive knowledge of manufacturing procedures that enables us to develop plans of action that are compliant with current guidelines and regulations.

We identify problems within your manufacturing scenario and solve them with innovative design and leading-edge engineering, along with outstanding technical service.  Our understanding of industry allows us to develop long-lasting solutions that meet the specialized needs of a wide variety of manufacturers.

Spiroflow Automation specializes in control system integration, specifically several different areas of industrial control, including PLC and motion control, press control and process automation.  From stand-alone machine control to full multi-controller networks, Spiroflow Automation excels in providing innovative and cost effective solutions.

Spiroflow Automation Solutions is a full-service industrial control, networking and automation provider.  Our people and technology help make your manufacturing process work smarter and more efficiently.  We provide our clients with highly efficient and cost-effective automation solutions. Talk with us about how we can make your industrial application become safer and more efficient.

 

INDUSTRIES:
  • ENTERTAINMENT & RECREATION (Themed Entertainment)
  • FOOD, BEVERAGE & CONSUMER GOODS 
    • Beverage
    • Consumer Products
    • Dairy
    • Prepared Food
    • Candy & Confections
    • Pet Products
    • Tobacco
  • PAINT/FINISHING SYSTEMS
  • OEM EQUIPMENT MANUFACTURING
  • PAPER, FILM & FOIL
    • Converting
    • Forestry
    • Wood Products
  • CHEMICALS & PETROCHEM
  • PACKAGING & BULK MATERIAL HANDLING
  • PHARMACEUTICALS
  • FOUNDRIES
  • AUTOMOTIVE
  • PLANT UTILITY 
    • Industrial Refrigeration
    • Ammonia Detection & Control
    • Evaporator Control
    • CIP
    • Waste Water Treatment
    • Industrial HVAC
  • BUILDING AUTOMATION 
    • Energy Management
    • Lighting Management
    • HVAC Management

The company's total solutions offerings include process control, robotics, scales, conveyors, Spiroflow material handling equipment and more. Spiroflow Automation Solutions differentiates itself with its expert staff, market segment knowledge, technology expertise, control system expertise, and a broad range of services and scope of supply capabilities.

Automation solutions are provided across multiple industries including chemicals, plastics, pulp and paper, life sciences, food, beverage, water treatment, mining, minerals, and packaging.

SOLUTIONS:

  1. CONTROL SYSTEM ENGINEERING & IMPLEMENTATION

Spiroflow Automation specializes in several different areas of industrial control, including PLC and motion control and process automation.  From stand-alone machine control to full multi-controller networks, we excel in providing innovative and cost effective solutions.

  • PLC Software Development - At the heart of industrial control is the programmable logic controller, or PLC.  This workhorse of industry has been around for nearly half a century.  Our engineers have been right there throughout the history of the PLC.  From the early days of basic I/O operation to the evolution of modern powerhouse processors capable of controlling an entire industrial plant, we have implemented PLC's in nearly every type of industrial control.  To meet the specifications of our customers, we have experience in programming and implementation for all the major PLC manufacturers, including but not limited to:
    • ALLEN-BRADLEY
    • SCHNEIDER GROUP
    • SIEMENS  
    • OMRON   
    • KEYENCE    
    • IDEC   
    • AUTOMATION DIRECT  
    • GE

In addition to traditional PLC programming, we also provide PLC data collection solutions for process and efficiency management.

  • Conversions - Obsolete PLC5 & SLC 500
  • HMI & SCADA System Development (Wonderware Certified Integrator)
  • Control Panel Design
  • UL 508A Panel Fabrication
  • Turnkey control system design and implementation
  • Motion control and drives – Servo, VFD
  • Industrial Communication Protocols: EtherNet/IP, ControlNet, Modbus, Legacy, DeviceNet, Profibus, PROFInet, etc.

PROJECT MANAGEMENT

CONTROL SYSTEM UPGRADES

  • Replace Obsolete Control Equipment
  • Porting between Controls Manufacturers (Allen-Bradley, Siemens, WonderWare)
  1. SAFETY SYSTEMS
  • Hazard and Risk Analysis
  • Design of Safety Architecture
  • Implementation of Safety Hardware
  • Safety over Ethernet
  • Safety System Validation
  • Safe-Torque-Off Applications
  • Safe Speed Applications
  • Area Access Restrictions
  • Collaborative Robot Safety
  1. MANUFACTURING EXECUTION SYSTEMS
  • Key Process Indication (KPI)
  • OEE
  • Recipe Management 
  • Inventory Management
  1. FIELD SERVICE SUPPORT

 

  1. SERVICES
  • Electrical engineering
  • Instrumentation design
  • Process engineering
  • Project management
  • Training and education
  • Validation
Supported Vendors (Integrators):
  • ALLEN-BRADLEY (ROCKWELL AUTOMATION) - Certified
  • WONDERWARE BY SCHNEIDER ELECTRIC - Certified
  • ALLEN-BRADLEY (ROCKWELL AUTOMATION) Software
  • ABB, INC.
  • AUTOMATION DIRECT
  • BALDOR ELECTRIC MOTORS
  • EMERSON
  • HONEYWELL INTERNATIONAL
  • MITSUBISHI ELECTRIC AUTOMATION
  • OMRON ELECTRONICS, INC.
  • PHOENIX CONTACT
  • PILZ AUTOMATION SAFETY, LP
  • RED LION CONTROLS
  • RITTAL CORPORATION
  • SCHNEIDER ELECTRIC - Hardware
  • SCHNEIDER ELECTRIC - Software
  • WEG ELECTRIC CORP
  • YASKAWA ELECTRIC AMERICA, INC.
  • YOKOGAWA