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Hargrove Plays Key Leadership Role in Relaunch of International Society of Automation (ISA) Mobile-Pensacola “Emerald Coast” Chapter

Hargrove Controls & Automation engineers played a pivotal role in restarting the Emerald Coast chapter of the ISA, with the first meeting taking place on December 8, 2022.

Mobile, AL – December 06, 2022 – Hargrove Controls & Automation, a leading industrial automation system integrator and a subsidiary of global EPC firm Hargrove Engineers & Constructors, today announced the restarting of the Emerald Coast chapter of the International Society of Automation (ISA) after several years of disbandment. The first official meeting is set for December 8, 2022.

“Hargrove’s active participation in Emerald Coast ISA is a great opportunity for a for us to engage with industry leaders to share knowledge and best practices,” said Sean Phillips, PE, ISA Emerald Coast Chapter President and Project Manager at Hargrove Controls & Automation. “In restarting this ISA chapter, our goal is to build a stronger community of professionals in the local area, benefitting all who are involved.”

ISA members and nonmembers alike are invited to attend the chapter’s meeting December 8, 2022, from 6-7 PM CST at AIDT Maritime Welding Center, 360 Addsco Road, Mobile, Alabama. John H. Carter Company will discuss instrumentation and controls in a presentation entitled, “SIS Smart Valve Integration.” The Hargrove-sponsored event will offer both industry education and networking.

The International Society of Automation (ISA) is a non-profit professional association founded in 1945 to create a better world through automation. ISA advances technical competence by connecting the automation community to achieve operational excellence. The organization develops widely used global standards; certifies industry professionals; provides education and training; publishes books and technical articles; hosts conferences and exhibits; and provides networking and career development programs for its members and customers around the world. The ISA Mobile – Pensacola “Emerald Coast” section is a local chapter of the ISA dedicated to providing an opportunity to plug-in to a regional network of professionals looking to grow with one another in the fields of automation, instrumentation, and cybersecurity.

About Hargrove Controls & Automation

Hargrove Controls & Automation, a CSIA Certified system integrator, is a subsidiary of Hargrove Engineers & Constructors, a global EPC firm. The company is one of few multi-service automation groups in the country for plant automation, safety systems, industrial internet of things and industrial digitalization. Since its inception in 2012, Hargrove’s Controls & Automation team has grown to over 130 control systems engineers and specialists across Hargrove’s 17 offices. The team consists of panel builders, instrumentation designers, programmers, certified process safety engineers and process control engineers specializing in DCS/PLC/SIS system integration, IT/OT, Industry 4.0 digitalization, and cybersecurity. Customer satisfaction and project success earned the company placement in Control Engineering Magazine’s 2022 System Integrator of the Year. For more information, visit Hargrove Controls & Automation’s website and LinkedIn.

Founded in Mobile, Alabama in 1995, Hargrove Engineers & Constructors is a full-service EPC, automation, life sciences, and technical services firm whose success stems from building the most talented engineers and construction professionals while maintaining long-term client relationships. For more information about Hargrove, please visit hargrove-epc.com.