Excellence By Design
  • Altronex

Control System Programming & Design

Custom-programmed software is at the heart of all our control systems. At Altronex, we have partnered with the industry’s leading Human Machine Interface (HMI) software developers including Wonderware, Intellution, and Rockwell Software, along with Programmable Logic Controller (PLC) manufacturers such as Allen-Bradley and Modicon.

We have a number of Microsoft® Certified Systems Engineers on staff. In addition, Altronex is a Microsoft® Certified Partner, enabling our team access to cutting-edge Microsoft® technologies. Together, these resources give us a wide range of controller programming capabilities and solutions.

The Altronex division sales team consists of three individuals with a combined 90 years of experience in the municipal automation and controls industry. Paul Fahey is our company President. Mike Bewick is Vice President and General Manager of the Altronex division. Mark Kane is Vice President and Engineering Manager. Our sales force works closely with our customers and consulting engineers to understand individual project requirements and offer the most reliable integrated solutions.

Paul Hamelink, a UW graduate in Electrical Engineering, has been with us for 15 years and leads our engineering department. The design process is key in the overall success of the project. Our degreed design engineers have many years and projects under their belts. Our engineers manage the projects they design, so communication with the consultants, owners, and contractors remains consistent throughout the project.

Chad Werner has 20 years experience in programming PLC and Human Machine Interface (HMI) software and leads our programming department. We engineer and program what we build. Our Microsoft® Certified programming staff has many years of experience with HMI software, automation controllers, PLCs, reporting software, as well as operating systems and networking solutions.

John Schulz, a graduate of the Wisconsin School of Electronics, has more than 17 years of experience in our market and is our Electrical Service Manager. We service, start-up, and support what we build. We stock over $600,000 of electrical inventory in order to meet most emergency service requirements. Our on-call technicians are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Our six-member field service staff is fully trained and capable of tackling any range of issues that arise on a project. These technicians are properly supplied with laptops and diagnostic tools and have expertise at utilizing these in the field. We also offer telephone support for our control systems during normal business hours at no cost.  Our service coordinator has the technical knowledge to identify solutions for the customer prior to dispatching a technician.