Tag Archives: DCS Systems

Advanced simulation allows DCS installation in under 36 hours

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In just a little longer than one full day, Trident Automation installed a new operating system for Commonwealth Agri-Energy. The unprecedented speed was due to advanced planning and help from a simulation program. The firm wanted to increase ethanol production, which meant replacing its APACS system with Siemens PCS 7. The upgrade would allow Commonwealth […]

Trident announces innovative E-Mall for previously used Siemens APACS and Foxboro DCS hardware

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In order to better support customers, Trident Automation is providing a new service—an online E-mall featuring previously used hardware. The Trident E-mall is open as of Oct. 3, 2017 and will provide hundreds of replacement parts for businesses currently running APACS, Foxboro and other control systems. Siemens recently announced it will discontinue support for the […]

Ethanol plant maintenance managers to learn safety limits

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Trident founder Jerry Wenzel will be presenting at the T.E.A.M. M3 Conference & Expo, August 1-3 at the Embassy Suites Downtown in Des Moines, Iowa. The Meeting is sponsored by Louis Dreyfus Commodities.  The duo will present a talk entitled “How not to go BOOM.” The presentation is about Trident’s Burner Management and Combustion Control […]

Trident Automation to present at Siemens Automation Summit, June 26-29, 2017

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In a few weeks, the global ethanol industry will gather at the annual Siemens Automation in Boca Raton, FL. The annual Automation Summit is a user conference for manufacturing professionals who use Siemens automation technologies.   Trident Automation will be among Siemens Solution Partners sharing its experiences  with latest technical developments in DCS design and installation. As […]

Direct factory relationships matter: Siemens Solution Partner

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All the bright ideas in the world don’t matter if you can’t get your hands on the technology. That’s why Trident Automation has developed and maintained deep relationships with the world’s top DCS manufacturers. We do this so our customers depend on fast turn around and access to the latest technology.   Trident Automation is […]

Ethanol experience matters

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Trident Automation serves more ethanol producers than any other systems integrator We started designing and installing operating systems for ethanol plants in 2003 and we have surpassed 5,000 individual projects done for ethanol producers. We serve about 50% of the ethanol market and provide control solutions specific to this industry. We are proud to have […]

We’re proud to be control freaks

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What’s blue, covered in technology, and home to wildly creative brains? Why, that would be Trident’s booth at FEW! Make sure you visit us at booth #928 at the International Fuel Ethanol Workshop & Expo in Milwaukee, Wis. June 20-23. Spend some time with our control system experts and you’ll find: Solutions for migrating your DCS […]

Trident to present at Pro4M Process Controls Forum

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No, it has nothing to do with football–two of our team members will be featured presenters at the Process Controls Forum held at Lambeau Field, April 20-21, 2015. Trident co-founder Jerry Wenzel and one of our Rockwell experts, Rick Tenor, will be presenting the results of case studies from our customers. Jerry Wenzel will share how […]

New website, new location!

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Welcome to our new website! We would like to thank Stellar Blue Technologies for their help in developing this site and encourage you to learn more about our full product offerings, services, and case studies. You can learn how Trident Automation engineers have provided technology solutions to keep businesses up and running efficiently. We’re also […]

DCS training with Trident

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Control System Training We offer customized training programs designed for Plant Engineers, Maintenance teams, Technicians and Managers to learn the most up to date information on integrating and operating critical systems. Training is focused on the configuration software and hardware at your plant. Topics covered in each course are: Hardware and Architecture Diagnostics and Troubleshooting HMI […]

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