Instrumentation & Controls


Since 1978, MSB has engineered and designed Instrumentation and Control Systems for Petrochemical, Refining, Oil & Gas, Utility, Chemical Manufacturing and Public Safety clients. Our senior engineers have specialized experience in PLC based control systems, control system upgrades, and a wide range of analytical applications. From conception (FEED) through detailed design, we can service any need in process measurements & control, Distributed Control Systems, PLC programming, analytical measurements, and critical Safety Instrumented Systems. MSB regularly designs control systems that address performance, safety and compliance issues, which also provide financial return from improved operations.


  • Control System Design, Configuration, and Programming
  • PLC Based Control Systems
  • Upgrade/Replacement of Obsolete Control Systems, PLC’s, and IO
  • Gas Detection Systems
  • Human Machine Interface (Graphics, Alarm Management, Trending)
  • Analyzer Systems and IO Buildings
  • P&ID Walk Downs & Field Verifications
  • TMR and Fault Tolerant Control System Design and Implementation
  • Project Design Packages with Cost Estimates (FEED, Detailed Design, IFA, IFC)
  • SCADA Systems
  • Safety Instrumented Systems (SIS) Applications
  • Safety Integrity Level (SIL) Validation
  • Tank Gauging Systems – Wireless
  • Tank Gauging Systems – Traditional
  • Accident Investigation and Forensic Analysis
  • Expert Witness Testimony


  • Professional Engineering Disciplines Represented by Staff:
    • Electrical and Computer Engineering
    • Control Systems Engineering
  • SIS-TECH Applications SIL Solver Certified User
  • Schneider Electric System Integrator
  • Member of the International Society of Automation (ISA)
  • Member of Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)