Since 1993, Superior Controls has reliably delivered professionally executed automation and control systems integration services to leading companies in the biotech and life sciences industries. Superior Controls is headquartered in New England, home to one of the nation’s largest clusters of life science companies.
In 2017, Superior Controls expanded to California, another hub for the industry. We merged with Banks Integration Group, a leading west coast systems integrator for the biotech and life sciences industries since 1994.
Just two years later in 2019, Superior Controls and Banks Integration proudly joined the E Technologies Group as the foundation of its Life Sciences Center of Excellence.
E Technologies Group is a leading provider of controls & automation systems integration and engineering & design services for a diverse roster of blue-chip customers, in categories ranging from pharmaceuticals and consumer packaged goods, to logistics and food and beverage. A portfolio company of Falfurrias Capital Partners (FCP), a private equity firm based in Charlotte, NC, the E Technologies Group family of companies includes: Superior Controls, Banks Integration and Glenmount Global.
Coast-to-Coast National Support
Today, as a part of E Technologies Group, we continue to apply the same commitment to customer satisfaction that helped establish our current leadership position. Now with fourteen offices throughout the nation and experienced automation engineers, Superior Controls offers coast-to-coast capabilities to support mission-critical systems integration and automation services.
Our Focus & Commitment to the Biotech &Life Sciences Industries
Superior Controls’ roots in the life sciences, pharmaceutical and biotech industries underpin a culture of disciplined project control and comprehensive documentation. We focus on our customers’ needs using technology and creative solutions that best fit their operation. As a process automation systems integrator, we design the automation for manufacturing processes, providing robust control systems with key information presented via user-friendly interfaces. We specialize in designing systems for complex processes requiring advanced information technology (IT) architectures.
Our staff provides innovative design and engineering with proven methodologies that effectively and efficiently integrate data across the production process. Superior Controls focuses on using structured programming practices based on industry standards such as the ISA S88.01 batch methodology. We take pride in developing logic that can be easily supported and maintained long after we are off-site.
One of our differentiators is our ability to efficiently design and build applications for cGMP validated systems. Our engineering standards adhere to the Good Automated Manufacturing Practice (GAMP) guidelines. In addition, we deliver exceptionally thorough documentation for every project completed.
Superior Controls has experience implementing all major brands of DCS and PLC systems as well as extensive experience with MES systems. Having passed over sixty customer quality management and validation audits, we have a proven track record.
Superior Controls is a Rockwell Solution Partner and has proven expertise in implementing Rockwell Automation PlantPAx with over 20 installations. Our West Coast team, formerly Banks Integration, was the first Rockwell Solution Partner focused specifically on Life Sciences since 2010, working side-by-side with Rockwell Automation engineers to develop, implement and validate the PlantPAx DCS platform.
Superior Controls is proud to be one of a few systems integrators in the world to be successfully certified seven times by the Control System Integrators Association (CSIA), most recently in 2018.
In addition, Superior Controls was named System Integrator of the Year for 2012, a worldwide award by Control Engineering Magazine, and is now a member of the Control Engineering System Integrator Hall of Fame.