Emerson Acquires The Automation Group
"TAG's depth of expertise for upgrading existing facilities and delivering new projects is highly complementary to our own existing capabilities," said John Berra, president, Emerson Process Management. "The acquisition expands our ability to address industry needs for automation engineering and project management solutions. We are committed to growing our worldwide design, engineering and implementation capabilities and this acquisition will make a substantial contribution to that goal."
"Emerson's global reach and technological leadership will help us to better serve our valued existing customers, as well as new ones," said Steve Paulson, president of TAG. "Our organizations are well aligned in terms of our strong focus on meeting customer needs and our shared commitment to the refining, petrochemical and oil and gas production industries. Joining Emerson will make it possible to deliver a broader advantage in the implementation of process control systems required to meet increasingly complex needs."
TAG provides process automation/control system engineering, instrument and electrical design, project management services to the refining, petrochemical, chemical and coal power industries. The company is headquartered in Houston, Texas and has branches in Corpus Christi, Texas, Bloomington, Minnesota, Concord, California, and Baton Rouge, Louisiana. TAG supports all of the leading process automation systems and will continue to do so.
TAG's expertise covers a wide range of process automation technologies including distributed control systems (DCSs), safety shutdown systems, programmable logic controllers (PLCs), human machine interfaces (HMIs), supervisory control and data acquisition (SCADA), process analyzers, control networks, control room design and system documentation.
About Emerson Process Management
Emerson Process Management an Emerson business, is a leader in helping businesses automate their production, processing and distribution in the chemical, oil and gas, refining, pulp and paper, power, water and wastewater treatment, food and beverage, pharmaceutical and other industries. The company combines superior products and technology with industry-specific engineering, consulting, project management and maintenance services. Its brands include PlantWeb, DeltaV, Fisher, Micro Motion, Rosemount, Mobrey, Bristol, Daniel, Ovation, and AMS Suite.
Emerson (NYSE: EMR), based in St. Louis, is a global leader in bringing technology and engineering together to provide innovative solutions to customers through its network power, process management, industrial automation, climate technologies, and appliance and tools businesses. Sales in fiscal 2007 were $22.6 billion.
MORE INDUSTRY NEWS
Industrial Ethernet infrastructure component sales expected to recover in 2017
By John Morse, IHS Markit
The latest IHS market report on Industrial Ethernet estimated that the world revenue growth 2014 to 2015 was a healthy...
Molex announces acquisition of Phillips-Medisize corporation
Phillips-Medisize will operate as an indirect subsidiary of Molex, LLC. Financial terms of the transaction were not disclosed. Phillips-Medisize...
Honeywell and Flowserve announce collaboration on Honeywell's INspireT IIoT program
The goal of this collaboration is creation of an infrastructure that gives customers secure methods to capture and aggregate data, so that it can...
Emerson announces launch of Operational Certainty engineering performance program
Operational Certainty is a technology and engineering-based program designed to help industrial companies achieve top performance and recover more...
Teradyne announces Jürgen von Hollen as Universal Robots president
Mr. von Hollen was most recently the Executive President of the Engineering Solutions Division, which includes the Automation and Controls business...
Rockwell Automation PartnerNetwork delivers data collection at bulk-powder plant
The goal of the pilot was to collect information on the line’s bulk-powder process – including event-based data on when production stopped,...
Honeywell to automate remote offshore North Sea drilling platform
When drilling operations are completed, Statoil’s Valemon platform, located on the Norwegian Continental Shelf, will become a periodically-manned...
Off the Record: The Truth About Data Integrity in Pharma
By Lee Sullivan, COPA-DATA UK
This article explores three data integrity pitfalls to which pharmaceutical manufacturers are most vulnerable, and...
Emerson's Unidrive 600M boosts sugar delivery at Thai plant
Mitr Phol Sugar Corp is the largest sugar producer in Thailand today, the biggest in Asia and the world’s fourth largest, producing 2 million...
Honeywell’ Users Conference to highlight digital transformation for industrial controls
Turning Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) concepts into reality for manufacturing enterprises will be a key topic at Honeywell Process...