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How to Kick Start Your Digital Projects in 2022 with Plant S...

In the December issue of Plant Services magazine, CEO Sam Hoff spoke with the Big Picture Interview.  They discussed

Kettering University Honors Sam Hoff

Last week, Kettering University honored Sam Hoff with its Alumni Service Award at its Evening of Distinction and

Control System Integrator Patti Engineering Achieves 7th Con...

Known as the gold seal of a professionally managed control system integration business, the Control System Integrators Association’s landmark

Dan Ragozzino: 2021 Engineering Leader Under 40

Congratulations to Dan Ragozzino, who was recently chosen for Control Engineering magazine and CFE media’s 2021 Engineering Leaders Under

Sam Hoff Talks About Digital Transformation

Intro (Sam Hoff did a podcast interview with Bryan Powrozek, Sr. Manager, Industrial Automation at Clayton &

Ancor Labeling

Increasing production on a label packaging operation
Back in 2005, Ancor teamed up with Patti Engineering to create

Why Ignition Is Growing On Us

Since deciding to join the Ignition certified integrator program and investing in training, our engineers have really

30 Projects for 30 Years

Today marks 30 years of Patti Engineering.  Back in 1991, three weeks before Sam’s wedding day, he founded a

Control System Integrator Patti Engineering Celebrates 30-Ye...

Patti Engineering thanks employees, clients, and partners in celebration of three decades of providing innovative controls system integration solutions

How Does a Neural Processing Unit Make AI Accessible to Manu...

The SIMATIC S7-1500 TM NPU (neural processing unit) is the new AI (artificial intelligence) module from Siemens. 

Why Virtual Commissioning?

Especially with visitor and safety restrictions over the last year, more of our customers have been requesting virtual commissioning

What Can Go Wrong When You Underestimate The Edge

We’ve all heard about the importance of The Cloud when it comes