Automated Systems, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire

What We Do

With decades of experience across sectors and continents, we’ve built up an enviable reputation for delivering outstanding automated systems. These are our core services.

The Problems We Solve

The industries we serve

If your business relies on the interactions of man and machine then we can help you.

Automation Consultancy

Software Engineering

Electrical Engineering

  • Manufacturing


  • Utilities


  • Refining


  • Oil & Gas

    Oil & Gas

  • Food & Drink

    Food & Drink

  • Infrastructure


  • Agriculture


  • Chemicals


  • Environmental Abatement

    Environmental Abatement

  • OEM Machinery

    OEM Machinery

Instrumentation Engineering

Functional Safety Implementation

Project & Supplier Management

Post Commissioning Support & Hardware Distribution

Our Services

  • Specification Development

    Automation Consultancy

    Working with clients to develop project URS, FDS, SDS and system architecture documents & providing consultancy for HAZOP, LOPA and FMEA studies

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  • Electrical & Instrumentation Engineering

    Electrical & Instrumentation Engineering

    All aspects of electrical and instrument engineering for a wide cross section of industrial projects and users

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  • Software Engineering

    Software Engineering

    Generation of all PLC, HMI, SCADA, Batching, Trending and Reporting Systems

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  • Functional Safety Engineering

    Functional Safety & Machinery Safety Engineering

    Functional and machinery safety compliance with IEC 61508, IEC 61511, EN ISO 12100, IEC 62061 and EN ISO 13849-1

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  • Project Management

    Project and Supplier Management

    Bid Package Development, Tender Analysis, Procurement, Subcontractor Management

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  • Post Commissioning

    Post Commissioning Support & Hardware Distribution

    Training, Breakdown Support, Maintenance

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Tiers of Service

  • Gold

    For the customer who wishes to outsource their EC&I function

    • Breakdown support – 24/7 remote connection and emergency call out
    • On site personnel within office hours to deliver all maintenance and project EC&I requirements
    • Flexible pool of resource to match exact skills and capacity requirements
  • Silver

    For the customer who requires a trusted partner to oversee and evolve their control systems on a longer term basis

    • Breakdown support – telephone support plus remote connection in office hours. Extension available to outside office hours
    • Modifications and continuous improvement of control systems
    • Obsolescence management
    • Training on site operators, instrument technicians and control system engineers
    • EC&I sub-contractor and supplier management
  • Bronze

    For the customer who wants to know there is an expert on hand throughout the life of the solution

    • Breakdown support – telephone support in office hours
    • Service contracts – regular servicing, calibration
    • Hardware vendor – replacement of hardware
  • Core

    For the customer that knows the scope, already has the solution identified, but without the in house skill or capacity to deliver

    • Design of the automation solution in response to customer requirements
    • Development of software and systems
    • Installation and commissioning
  • Advisory

    A scoping service for customers that know the outcome they want to achieve, know their own processes, but don’t know what or how to change

    Researching the options

    • Analysis and feasibility study
    • Recommendations of best practice
    • Building the business case
    • Project scope definition