PLC Upgrades to Enhance Reliability, Efficiency


Many aging facilities are equipped with outdated PLC control systems and equipment components nearing the end of their life cycle. Over the course of your automation system’s life, hardware failures become more common and DCS interface is increasingly difficult. Meanwhile discontinued equipment and insufficient technical support put your system at risk of spurious alarms, lost productivity, and costly breakdowns.

A reputation for solving complex problems.

With more than 40 years of experience, MSB has built a reputation for solving complex instrumentation & control system problems for clients in Petrochemical, Refining, Oil & Gas, Utility and Chemical Manufacturing. MSB is one of the Gulf South’s most respected engineering consultancies with specialized experience in PLC control systems and upgrades in a wide range of analytical applications, including process control, safety shutdown systems, machinery control and protection, and others.

MSB control system engineers can provide a complete PLC solution.

MSB’s senior engineers design modern PLC control systems to improve plant production, lower operating costs, and increase peace of mind. Our customized control platform migration process resolves lingering legacy issues and enhances your system’s reliability and functionality.

MSB is experienced developing proactive replacement plans as well as designing, installing, modifying and programming control systems to address your facility’s performance through data collection and analysis. Our scalable solutions include simplex up to fault tolerant TMR systems, partial PLC upgrades, and digital control system solutions with advanced HMIs, graphical interface, alarm monitoring, data logging, and trending.

MSB’s PLC control system upgrade services include:

  • Cost Estimates & Feasibility Studies
  • Front End Engineering Design (FEED)
  • Detailed Design Engineering Factory Acceptance Testing
  • Site Acceptance Testing
  • Documentation Services

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Learn more about MSB’s Instrumentation & Controls services.

Contact MSB to learn how PLC control system upgrades can help you avoid the loss of mission-critical systems.

Call 888.211.5741 or click here to schedule a call with an engineering specialist.