Hargrove Controls + Automation Receives Certification from CSIA
Hargrove Controls + Automation was recently certified by CSIA (Control System Integrators Association), adding them to an elite list of certified system integrators. This certification program is a rigorous audit process to ensure industry standard best practices for execution and quality are implemented to reduce risk for companies seeking to hire automation system integration firms.
“Hargrove C+A is honored to receive CSIA certification,” said Matt Burton, P.E., Hargrove Controls + Automation Director. “With our status as CSIA System Integrator of the Year for 2016 and our continued involvement in CSIA through various committees, including the Business Model Task Force, we knew CSIA certification was an important next step for Hargrove. The audit process is a detailed external review of our expertise and quality. By going through this process, we show our dedication and commitment to excellence in the field of automation services.”
Hargrove Controls + Automation is one of few multi-service automation groups in the country for safety systems, industrial internet of things (IIoT) and plant automation. Since its inception in 2012, Hargrove’s C+A team has grown to more than 100 control systems engineers and specialists across Hargrove’s 11 offices. The team consists of panel builders, instrumentation designers, programmers, certified process safety engineers and process control engineers specializing in DCS/PLC/SIS system integration.
CSIA is a not-for-profit, global trade association whose goal is to advance the control systems integration industry. CSIA certification is a standard for best practices in project management, financial benchmarks, and quality assurance, staff development, as well as many other business aspects. Clients look to CSIA due to the fact that the organization offers the only complete set of best practices as a standard for the systems integration industry.
Hargrove Controls + Automation is a subsidiary of Hargrove Engineers + Constructors which implements control systems for pulp and paper, chemical, refining, life sciences, power generation, and petrochemical industrial facilities. Founded in Mobile, Alabama in 1995, Hargrove Engineers + Constructors is a full-service EPC, engineering, construction, automation, life sciences and technical services firm whose success stems from building the most talented engineers and construction professionals while maintaining long-term client relationships. For more information about Hargrove, please visit www.hargrove-epc.com.