Imagine adding 15% productivity to your line, or being able to analyze and evaluate all of your machine data at your desk. Imagine integrating controls from various systems in to one process and data set. Imagine the time you’ll have to actually be productive instead of reactive. Process and Data Automation will help you accomplish your goals.Process and Data Automation is an industrial controls and industrial controls-related data integration firm. The “P&DA” Team specializes in maximizing systems and developing software that are designed to help manufacturers improve the efficiency, productivity, and (ultimately) profitability of their operation and organizations. To do this we partner with end customers, A&E and Design-Build firms, and equipment OEMs.
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Process and Data Automation has been recently recognized by Automation World in an article published by Dave Greenfield entitled “Industry’s Role in Education”. This article distinguishes PDA for the continual sponsorship and support of senior design projects at The Behrend College’s School of Engineering at Penn State Erie. We have been sponsors for senior design projects for many years and value the educational programs in our local area. We believe that giving the seniors an opportunity to design and develop systems utilized in processing industries will help flourish their careers by providing a concrete foundation in experience of all aspects related to the project execution.
Process and Data Automation’s Data Services Group (DSG) has achieved the status of Recognized Systems Integrator in the Information Discipline for Rockwell Automation. Inclusion in this select group of systems integrators comes with completion of factory training, demonstrated competency on FactoryTalk Information software products..
Data. Data. Data. For David Motherwell, manager of production and quality at Erie Water Works, those are his top three priorities. With two plants and 29 additional locations, the utility’s 60 PLCs turn out data 24 hours a day, seven days a week. This complex processor-to-processor communication and data reporting need to be analyzed, logged and archived. So when Erie Water Works decided to upgrade and consolidate its SCADA system, Motherwell had only one call to make – to Process and Data Automation (PDA), the Erie, Pa.-based industrial controls and integration company.
Process and Data Automation is proud to annouce that we’ve become a Certified member of the Control System Integrators Association (CSIA). We earned this special distinction following an intensive independent audit that assessed our performance against customer-centric criteria in a wide range of business, project management, and system development areas.