Controls Engineering

Our customers rightly expect fast roll-outs and minimal plant downtime. PCA applies an unparalleled understanding of the automation process to every project, designing, building and integrating innovative control systems. Our engineers solve complex problems and bring even the most challenging systems online. Long-standing alliances with leading software and hardware providers support our solutions. We employ PC and PLC-based technology using open architecture, remote diagnostics and predictive maintenance.


Hardware Design

PCA has the resources to satisfy all your controls hardware design needs, including: Control Panels, Variable Speed Controls, Servo Applications, Robot Interfaces, Network Cabling, PLC I/O Layouts, Pneumatic Circuits and Hydraulic Circuits. Moreover, we take pride in creating: Bills of Materials and Electrical Schematics. We specialize in AutoCAD and other software design programs.


We are committed to providing turn-key solutions and support for our customers – whether it be pre-project consulting and design, or post-project programming and commissioning.


Control Panels

Choosing a 3rd party panel provider requires careful evaluation. With more than 25 years in business, PCA's panel shop is an end-to-end, full service operation with vetted experienced in the standards of our clients’ unique industries. Operating from a 5,000 square foot facility, we integrate hardware and software, reducing costs and increasing efficiency.



We have knowledgeable technicians with years of combined experience in the automation and custom panel build industry. Given the ever changing manufacturing and automation space, our team has in-depth understanding of physical equipment and evolution of technology platforms to enable us to fully understand a company’s process or application.

We also support build to print projects, providing quality assurances and engineering checks throughout the process.