Dynamic Formulation Improves Quality

The science of formulating products requires an understanding of how material properties can affect the final product. Making changes to recipe set-points to accommodate for varying process conditions and material properties is commonly performed in the industry. The team or…

ECS Solutions Has Completed CSIA Certification

ECS Solutions is proud to announce that it recently completed the rigorous CSIA re-certification process which will ensure their certification through April of 2020. ECS President, Tim Matheny believes that CSIA certification is of the utmost importance for all ECS…

The Value of a Truly Modular “Clean In Place” System

Improving overall manufacturing process efficiency is not limited to the tasks and methods used to make the products; important opportunities also exist in the clean in place process (CIP). CIP is a factor that directly impacts the utilization of the…

Control: A Technolgical Approach to a Classic Sauce

Rockwell Automation TechED is the premier technical education event for Rockwell Automation control system equipment and software. Selection to present our project that used FactoryTalk Batch that will educate our peers is quite an honor. This year’s theme was clearly “The…

Automation World: Break the Replacement Cycle

The second in our four-part series on increasing the return on automation investments explains how to get away from simply replacing your old system with another one just like it, and instead achieve the value of optimization that new technologies…

Automation World: How to Determine Automation Value and Focus

In the first of a four-part series on achieving greater returns from your automation investments, learn how to determine value in new automation spending and figure out where to start. Read the Full Article on Automation World

ECS Solutions Named 2016 System Integrator of the Year

Evansville, Indiana, December 10, 2015 – CFE Media has named ECS Solutions System Integrator of the Year for 2016 in recognition of the company’s business skills, technical competence and customer satisfaction. “We are elated to be selected for this prestigious…

Control Design: Ignition Software Sparks SCADA

See how HMI, SCADA, and MES are tying together applications with flexibility. http://www.controldesign/articles/2015/ignition-software-sparks-scada-hmi/

Food Engineering: Finding the Right Fit

ECS\' President and recognized expert, Tim Matheny, contributes to another great Food Engineering article by Senior Technical Editor, Wayne Labs. Finding the right fit: Do what makes sense when installing automation in your facility, considering your budget and business goals. Understanding…

Food Engineering: Ergonomics – Creating a Culture of Safety


ECS Recieves Ignition Firebrand Award

ECS Wins Firebrand Award:Developing Dynamic Material Management in Ignition Evansville, Indiana, September 29, 2015– Inductive Automation presented ECS Solutions, Inc. with an Ignition Firebrand Silver Award on September 23, 2015 as part of the 2015 Ignition Community Conference. The project…

Food Engineering: Solutions for improving yield are within reach


Control: Batch Control Blasts Off

The ISA-88 standard may have earned the title “venerable,” but new innovations are boosting manufacturer′s abilities to manufacture effectively. ECS' own S88 Builder is one such innovation that makes batch processes more agile and more efficient without sacrificing quality or food…

Flexibility Continues to Bring Benefit


Rockwell Automation RATechEd 2015: Southwest Baking Company Improves Flexibility, Reduces Costs


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