DST Controls

DST Controls


Industrial Data Systems & Controls Integration 
AVEVA Endorsed (highest level) PI Integrator Partner & AVEVA World ’22 Bronze Sponsor.

Headquartered in the San Francisco Bay Area and the largest resident PI System Integrator in California, our team of OSIsoft / AVEVA accredited PI System engineers can fit into any PI System project from small pilot systems to advanced enterprise-wide analytics integration. Services include:

  • PI System Installation 
  • Connecting Equipment to the PI System
  • PI Vision Screen Development
  • Custom Visualization and Dashboards
  • External Visualization Tools, e.g., Tableau and Power BI                    
  • Automated Compliance Reporting
  • PI ProcessBook/PI Vision Conversions
  • PI Manual Logger or Other Custom Data Entry
  • AF Analysis, Event Frames, and Notifications
  • Conditions-Based Maintenance and Asset Reliability
  • Integration with Custom Applications
  • PI System-related Training

Software Solutions:
Our PI System engineers are also excellent programmers. Small scripts to large applications, we deploy solutions for the desktop or the cloud.

  • Application Development with Specialties in C/C++/C#, Python
  • Database Infrastructure and SQL Programming
  • Web Site and Web Application Programming
  • Excel Spreadsheet Conversions
  • Serverless Cloud Computing Solutions: AWS, Azure, Google Cloud
  • Legacy Historian and SCADA System workarounds                                                                                                                                    

Control Systems Integration:
Rockwell, Siemens, GE, Schneider, Emerson 

  • Facility and Plant-floor automation
  • Control Engineer staff includes electrical, chemical, mechanical, and process engineers  
  • All things, SCADA/HMI/PLC/VFD/Field Instrumentation
    • Engineering, Programming, Start-up, Commissioning, Validation, Field Service
  • Project Specification and Estimation Services 
  • Legacy Systems: from minor tweaking to major migrations  
  • Field & Emergency Service (our systems and others’)  
  • As-Found Documentation Services for when:
    • equipment got modified but the docs didn’t; or
    • original docs got lost or damaged; or
    • equipment will be disassembled, relocated, and reassembled
  • Re-Engineering Services to bring equipment into code compliance, e.g., UL 
  • C-10 Electrical Contractors license

Panel Shop (UL-508A & UL-1741 Registered)

  • Control Panel Design & Assembly 
  • “One-off” projects to OEM-volume contract manufacturing 
  • Especially experienced in Solar, Gas, Water, Life Sciences, Semiconductor, and hazardous areas 
  • Field Modifications (our systems and others’)  


Current Sector Focuses 

  • Life Sciences
  • Food & Beverage
  • Energy (Clean and Fossil)
  • Critical Facilities
  • Water & Waste
  • And any OTHER sector requiring industrial controls or data systems integration…because DST engineers love to travel and love to learn.