Process & Utilities

Process & Utilities

MCS Control Systems has an enviable track record in systems integration and control panel manufacture to BS EN standard throughout the utilities industry. Established in 1975, we have continually invested in technology and people to ensure that we provide cost-effective solutions for your control applications. Typical areas include:

  • Design, manufacture and installation of industrial Control Systems
  • Manufacture of Motor Control Centres (MCC’s)
  • Wardrobe Panels and Control/Instrumentation Systems
  • System PLC software design and implementation
  • Commissioning and training
  • Project Management of Turnkey packages
  • ATEX Certification Services
  • Bio-Tec
  • Brewing
  • Cement
  • CHP
  • Environmental
  • Hazardous Area Iinstallations
  • Industrial Waste Disposal
  • Oil & Gas
  • Pharmaceutical
  • Potable Water Treatment
  • Power
  • VOC Process Control
  • Water Treatment

Our Skilled Resource At Your Disposal

With over 100 employees MCS Control Systems has a wealth of trained Technical and Engineering staff capable of providing the right solution to your control strategy. The skill base is very high with practical application experience gained within a broad range of industries as well as our core business areas such as, Automotive, Distribution, Material Handling, Water, Effluent Treatment, Food, VOC, Chemical etc.  From this base of experience we are able to transfer best practice across industries and because they are all full time employees the experience is retained ready for the next project. These are the services our resources provide:

  • Surveys for Safety and HSE Compliance
  • Low Voltage Switchgear surveys for the PFC, Discrimination and Harmonic studies for compliance with ER G5/4
  • Instrumentation, selection, Installation and Calibration
  • Extensive Standards Library of CAD drawings for AutoCad, RSWire, Excelec & Eplan
  • Documentation for User Manuals or Functional Design Specifications including Method Statements and Risk Assessments
  • Software Programming and Configuration for PLC’s, SCADA, MES, C++ and Vbasic
  • Software to TickIT and IEC 1131
  • MCC’s and LV switchboard to BS EN61439-1

Project Control

MCS Control Systems appoints a project team to the contract who are responsible for all aspects of the project.  A single point of contact who may have numerous specialist engineers working for them yet providing a single focus for administration, so important with today’s critically timed projects.  From site field cabling to MCC manufacture to PLC software and SCADA development, our project team has many years of experience from within the relevant field of application.  This brings a ground floor understanding to project implementation.

MCS Control Systems uses various project management tools that not only report the project status but also its financial progress.  These have been used to provide detailed cash flow forecasts for our clients enabling them to monitor their own expenditure profile over the project’s life cycle.

Commercial Approach

MCS Control Systems has considerable experience with various commercial approaches to contracts.  We are familiar with both the conventional as well as the innovative, where the commercial risk is shared with the partners on a scheme.  MCS are involved with major partnering projects providing a complete electrical service for all aspects of the project.