Control Solutions
for Industry

We are a specialist, tightly-focused company, involved in all aspects of industrial IT, automation and electrical engineering, from SCADA through to reporting systems for management.

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We work across diverse industries and sectors, including:

  • Food and beverage processing (dairy, vegetable, food and meat processing and pharmaceuticals)
  • Energy and infrastructure (local government. Marine, electric utilities and the oil and gas sector)
  • Water (waste water, water supplies and irrigation schemes
  • Mining, minerals and metals (mobile machine applications)
  • Buildings (co-generation systems)
  • Data Centres (power, co-generation and cooling control systems)
  • Networks (site-wide industrial network design, network security and monitoring)
We are a small but rapidly-growing company with a strong customer focus and we take pride in being able to develop innovative, efficient and successful solutions to meet client expectations.

We provide technical expertise in the following areas:

  • Electrical engineering (design of Low Voltage (LV) electrical systems)
  • Automation engineering (Programmable Automation Controller (PAC) and Programmable Logic Controller (PLC) programming to high level
  • Human Machine Interface (HMI) & Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition (SCADA) development to a high level
  • Process engineering
  • Communications engineering, including design, configuration and investigation to protocol level
  • Industrial networks and applications, including network integrity and security
  • Safety system engineering (associated with electrical and control systems)
  • Mechatronics
We are able to integrate our services into work being done by other concerns and add our automation expertise to work being done by other electrical companies.

Our core philosophy is to:

  • Do it once and do it right
  • Exceed our customers’ expectations
We achieve this by operating as an interlocking, integrated team, where knowledge is shared, compared and refined. Depending on the nature and size of the project, we take a lead (complete project responsibility) or supporting role (engineering and automation services).

What we offer

We are a flexible, solution-oriented company focused on individual Client requirements. Our aim is to produce an Engineered Solution which is:
  • tailored to your individual requirements
  • leading edge
  • durable and supported
  • on time and within budget

Health & Safety

Industrial Controls are focused on effective Health & Safety systems for our staff and clients.
Industrial Controls is a member of Site Safe and all staff are individually-trained and registered with Site Safe.
As well as maintaining our internal safety systems against defined policies & procedures, we work with our clients to ensure all Health & Safety standards are complied with, and we work to maintain appropriate inductions for all sites.
Our extensive experience with safety procedures & systems is transferred through to our engineered designs for the benefit of our customers.

Our Partners

Schneider Electric Rockwell Automation Siemens Wonderware Sick Yokogawa ABB Omron Eaton

Our People

Andrew Hayward

Andrew Hayward

+64 27 480 6539

Andrew Hayward has been an in-demand electrical engineer around Christchurch for many years, previously running his own firm before joining the Industrial Controls Christchurch team. Andrew has a B.E (Electrical), but is also a qualified electrician and electrical inspector.

He knows what local customers need, with a proven track record to deliver. He is a versatile engineer with the ability to adapt to a problem, quickly identify the issues and develop innovative and effective solutions to them.

Andrew has both theoretical strength and practical expertise. He is able to see a project from concept to completion.

    His specialisations include:
  • Control & Automation
  • Process control
  • Machine automation
  • Machine Safety & Hazardous Areas,
  • Software programming,
  • Electrical Engineering

The Team

+64 3 379 1182

    Within our team we have a number of specialist skills including:
  • Automation Engineers for PAC, PLC programming, HMI & SCADA development
  • Specialist Wonderware engineers certified in the latest System Platform products (currently WSP2017)
  • Electrical Engineers for electrical and control system design including CAD-based design and Project Management
  • Software Engineers for Data Networking, custom software, database building, management and reporting
  • Communications Specialists versed in a wide range of industrial protocol and transport layers and methodologies
  • Commissioning Engineers for control systems
    In addition, we have established close working associations with:
  • Consulting Engineers, in support of local, national and overseas projects
  • Electrical Contractors, in support of local, national and overseas projects
  • Manufacturers & Suppliers, for specialist product support and implementation

Industrial Controls South Canterbury

+64 3 688 5310

Industrial Controls Christchurch Ltd is built upon the strengths of the key principals and an association with Industrial Controls South Canterbury.

Industrial Controls South Canterbury (ICSC) is an award-winning company with a strong commitment to customer service and technical excellence. ICSC was formed in 1996 by David McIver and David Stickings and is now one of the regions foremost providers of industrial electrical automation systems.

With a team of 60 staff, encompassing software engineers, industrial electricians and engineers, ICSC is well-placed to provide quality, effective solutions for industry, from concept and design through to installation and commissioning, management, monitoring and maintenance.

Industrial Controls Christchurch

Unit 2, 31 Carlyle St
Christchurch 8023
New Zealand

PO Box 6520
Upper Riccarton
Christchurch 8442
New Zealand

+64 3 379 1182