Who We Are

Established in 1997, ECL provides premier open systems integration services to heavy industry, with offices in New Zealand. Our goal is to provide our clients with:

  • Increased profit & production through improved plant performance, availability and safety.
  • Appropriate ‘best of class’ process automation and functional safety solutions.
  • Professional, focused and effective, technical skills.
  • Ongoing support from initial design, construction and commissioning; through the full life cycle of the production facility.
  • Long term commitment to our clients Production and Health & safety goals.

What We Do

Our core business is the provision of process automation and functional safety consultancy and implementation services. Typical applications include:

  • Turnkey design, build, installation and commissioning of a process automation or functional safety control solution.
  • Specialist process control philosophy, development and documentation to complement a client’s process requirements: Sequential Function Charts, Functional Descriptions, Cause and Effects, Logic Diagrams, Operations and Maintenance Manuals.
  • Functional Safety system design, consultancy, peer reviews & SIL studies to achieve IEC 61508/11.
  • Innovative design of controls for prototype plant and equipment. Our experience in this field has been employed to develop flexible solutions using industry standard control techniques.
  • Advanced process control techniques to improve equipment productivity and reduce down time.
  • Database/Controls integration, taking plant data into the business network.
  • Control System Auditing: Power Management, Controls Systems Integrity and SIL / Safety Reviews.