Category: Manufacturing News

Grantek’s Southern California Office Grows

June 3, 2019

Grantek’s Southern California office in Corona, CA is growing. With the base of new and existing Grantek clients increasing across the Inland Empire and all of Southern California, Grantek is expanding operations to match the growth. This office recently added two new engineers to the local staff, Grantek is also actively looking to hire other


Grantek’s Director of Smart Manufacturing Practice on Lean Six Sigma: Where Waste Reduction Meets Quality Improvement

May 21, 2019

Sam Russem, Director of Smart Manufacturing Practice at Grantek, recently wrote an article on Lean Six Sigma for manufactures that was published by Inductive Automation. Grantek is a proud partner of Inductive Automation. Inductive Automation has recognized Grantek as an Enterprise Integrator, a select group of global integrators that work with large companies on long-term


Grantek Delivers PLC Workshop for Engineering Students at Bloomsburg University

May 1, 2019

Grantek engineers recently spent a day on the campus of Bloomsburg University in Bloomsburg, PA to deliver an interactive PLC workshop for engineering students. The workshop offered a hands-on learning experience for students. Grantek staff discussed how PLCs work within a manufacturing environment, then worked directly with the students on applied exercises. This event was the second in


Grantek Director Joins Episode 5 of Control Amplified Podcast

April 11, 2019

Sam Russem, Director of the Smart Manufacturing Practice at Grantek, was a guest on Episode 5 of Control Amplified Podcast. Control Amplified Podcast is produced by Control Magazine. On each episode Control Magazine executive editor Jim Montague is joined by experts to discuss important topics in the process control and automation field. Control Amplified Podcast


Grantek Featured in March Issue of Control Magazine

March 18, 2019

The March 2019 issue of Control Magazine includes an article that highlights Grantek’s Smart Manufacturing knowhow. Click Here to Read the Control Magazine Article This article outlines the technological improvements of process historians as they’ve migrated from boxes onto faster microprocessors and fully software-based formats. Grantek’s Director, Smart Manufacturing Practice, Sam Russem was quoted throughout the


Grantek to Join Seeq Partner Program to Deliver Advanced Analytics Solutions

March 7, 2019

Providing Acceleration of Digital Transformation in Pharmaceutical and Food & Beverage Industries SEATTLE, WA (March 7, 2019) —Grantek, a leading North American based systems integrator and consulting firm with 17 offices across the world, and Seeq®, headquartered in Seattle, Washington, will partner to deliver advanced analytics solutions to their customers. The partnership will accelerate digital


Video: Missed Opportunities when Planning a Smart Manufacturing Transformation

February 13, 2019

Grantek’s Smart Manufacturing Practice has released a new video. Missed Opportunities when Planning a Smart Manufacturing Transformation is now available by clicking here. This video features Sam Russem, Grantek’s Director of Smart Manufacturing Practice and Mike Yost, President of MESA International. Delivered by Grantek’s Director of Smart Manufacturing Practice, this video is the next installment


Panduit and Grantek Win an Innovators Award for the Jointly Published Coal Generation Power Plant Case Study

September 12, 2018

Panduit and Grantek have been presented with an Innovators Award from Cabling Installation and Maintenance for the Coal Generation Power Plant Case Study that was published earlier in 2018. The judging panel consisted of cabling and communications system specifiers, designers, integrators and managers with vast professional experience. Grantek and Panduit were honored with a Platinum


Grantek Named 2018 System Integrator Giant

February 5, 2018

Grantek has been named one of the 2018 top System Integrator Giants in the world by Control Engineering Magazine. Grantek was awarded 21st place on the 2018 System Integrator Giants list. The System Integrator Giants list is compiled annually and ranks the top 100 system integration companies in the world by total system integration revenue.


MESA International and Gartner Announce 6th Annual “Business Value of MES” Survey for Manufacturers

November 13, 2017

MESA International and Gartner have been examining the Business Value of MES together for the past five years and are pleased to announce the 6th annual “Business Value of MES” survey. Manufacturers are encouraged to complete this confidential survey before the research window closes on November 24th. Participation in this short, 10-minute survey will help provide