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It’s our 10th Birthday!

Wow, where did the last 10 years go? It’s our 10th Birthday! The old cliché of ‘time flies when you’re having fun’ has never been more true. Today marks the 10th Anniversary of Acquire Control and we’d like to say a huge big thank you to everyone we’ve worked with over the years – your… Read more »


Controlled Emission Toilets Schneider PLC Programming

We’ve recently provided Schneider PLC Programming assistance to a supplier of Controlled Emission Toilets (CET’s) Systems used in the Rail Industry. We helped out their Control Engineers with Schneider PLC and HMI Software design and on-site system commissioning during a recent installation. The PLCs which we designed software for included a Schneider M340 PLC and… Read more »

Continuous Frying Machine

Continuous Frying Machine Siemens S7-200 PLC Programming

An imported industrial Continuous Frying Machine required some Siemens S7-200 PLC Programming support in order for it to be successfully handed over to it’s UK customer and we were happy to help. The ‘Continuous Conveyorised Frying Machine’ required software tweaks and alterations for both the on board Siemens S7-200 PLC and the Siemens TP277 6″… Read more »

Recycling PLC Control System

Allen Bradley PLC Support for Recycling Company

A midlands based recycling company asked for our help in assisting with some Allen Bradley PLC Support of a Logemann Lion Baler Control System following problems they’d began to encounter. At the heart of the Control System was an Allen Bradley SLC 5/03 PLC and Allen Bradley PanelView 1000 HMI. The Logemann Lion Baler had… Read more »

A Membrane Bioreactor Treatment Plant used to treat Wastewater from a landfill site in Scotland

Membrane Bioreactor (MBR) Wastewater Control System

We have completed a large Membrane Bioreactor (MBR) Control System project in the UK. The Membrane Bioreactor Control System uses membrane bioreactor filter technology and processes contaminated water from a municipal waste landfill site, enabling the water to safely re-enter the water table as required by current environmental legislation.   This has been a good sized project… Read more »

Twit twoo! We’re now on Twitter!

We’re now on Twitter! You can now keep further up to date with the goings on at Acquire Control by visiting us on Twitter. You can find our page at https://twitter.com/AcquireControl We’re really looking forward to engaging and connecting with users on this exciting platform. As well as Control Systems we’ll also be focusing on… Read more »

Clean in Place Allen Bradley PLC

Allen Bradley CompactLogix PLC CIP Clean in Place

We’ve recently helped out with PLC Software modifications and commissioning on a CIP (Clean in Place) system used by a manufacturer and supplier to the food and drinks industry. The PLC Software modifications were carried out on an Allen Bradley CompactLogix PLC L32E which was located within an existing PLC Controls Panel. These software modifications… Read more »