TSIG Skills Base

TSIG, a woman-owned small business, combines talent and expertise in areas of real-time, process-driven automation and turnkey project management. Our clients have come to expect total customer support from design to operation and maintenance.


Key Areas of Expertise

  • Program/Project Management
  • Plant Automation Design and Implementation
  • Plant Communication Network Design and Implementation
  • Subsystems Integration
  • Fiber Optics Infrastructure Design and Implementation
  • Training

Personnel Experience

  • Program Management - Management of multi-phase, multi-site projects
  • Project Management - Management of a project from design through on-site startup
  • Network Design including Ethernet and Serial protocols such as Modbus, Fieldbus, HART, OPC, BSAP, and DF1
  • Subsystems Integration including Power Monitoring, Filtration Systems, and Dewatering Processes
  • PLC Panel Design including PLC Layout, Electrical Connections, Power Requirements
  • Fiber Optic Systems Design including Single Mode and Multimode Cable Specifications, Panel Layouts, Heat Dissipation Studies, Ventilation Specifications
  • Design and Fabrication of PLC and Network Panels
  • HMI Configuration including Database, Displays, and Trending
  • RTU/PLC Design and Programming with IEC 61131 Programming Languages
  • Formal Test Procedures and Testing
  • Onsite Startup Services including Point-to-Point Checkout, Calibration of Instruments, and Functional Checkout
  • Customer Training including Systems Administrators, Operational Staff, and Maintenance Staff
  • Drafting using AutoCAD
  • Familiarity with various industry standards including EIA, NEC, NEMA, TIA, and UL508A
  • Familiarity with Project Management Tools including Microsoft Project and Microsoft Sharepoint
  • Experience with Major PLC Hardware/Software Manufactures including Allen-Bradley, Schneider Modicon, General Electric, and Bristol Babcock

Project Specific Experience

  • Water Treatment Plant Automation - Backwash, Filter Flow Controls, Chemical Injection
  • Wastewater Treatment Plant Automation - Plant Communication Networks, Pump Controls, and Flow Controls
  • Remote Pump Stations - Pump Controls and Interface to Central Site
  • Telecommunications - Serial, Ethernet, and Radio