CONTROLS & SOFTWARE FABRICATION

Mechanical Engineering Science & Advanced Software Fabrication 

Safety Without Compromising Efficiency

COLT Automation has always considered technology and flexible controls to be a competitive advantage. COLT builds thoughtful, easy-to-use controls into every COLT Feed Line, using only the most current release software and hardware available.

In House Capabilities:

All COLT Control Engineering is completed in-house by our Controls Engineering team members.

• Control Innovations are built into every Colt Feed Line, constantly advancing our abilities and your efficiencies and control. 

• The controls are designed to meet customer needs while offering leading edge technology based on current market offerings.

• The Controls Engineer works as a primary contact with the customers.

• The Electrical Engineer works with the assembly team members during the wiring process. All electrical wiring and panel building is done in-house at COLT by our Electrical Assembly team members.

• The Electrical Assembly employees work closely with the Electrical Engineers to provide built-as-designed, fully thought through solutions for all of our customers.

• Controls Engineers and Assembly team members work together to complete in-house startup and testing for all of our equipment.

• Setup and testing at COLT ensures a smoother start up at the customer site and the ability to eliminate any issues.

Recent Innovations Include:

COLT Roll Control

With material specifications entered at the HMI, Straightener Rolls move to position ready for processing. 

Recipes can be permission based, allowing operators to only change roll settings if authorized. Roll settings can be changed “on the fly”.

Open Platform Programming Architecture

Allen Bradly, Siemens, 2nd Generation Bosch Servo Drives, Schneider, Yaskawa – you pick your control preference, we are versatile with them all and can customize our program for YOUR environment.

Commissioning at COLT Prior To Shipping

 All equipment is commissioned at COLT prior to shipping. We run the equipment until we’re completely comfortable that everything is operating as it should. 

Testing calibration and communications are all tested before we ship, making customer installations as smooth and quick as possible. 

Flexible Controls, Open Architecture Programming, Industry Leading Automation

COLT only uses the latest releases from: