Computerized Control System Upgrades

Barry D. Payne & Associates, Inc. offer full-scope services to design, install, and commission PLC/HMI systems for gas control.

Industry Focused with Industry Solutions

Our team approach combines extensive software application skills with installation design and construction expertise to deliver total E&I project execution.  Successful projects for gas field booster compression, gas processing recompression, and mainline transmission compression are included in our resume.  Our list of projects include both engine and turbine control system upgrades for multi-unit Stations, including direct experience with DeLeval-Enterprise, M.E.P., Waukesha, White-Superior, Solar Turbines, and others.

Repeatable Designs and Installations

We combine our experience with our Client's corporate standards to establish best practices that deliver repeatable designs and installations for our Client.  This reusable engineering adds value from Unit-to-Unit and from Station-to-Station.  We provide comprehensive solutions for Unit and Station control including:

  • Speed Control
  • Torque Control
  • Engine Timing Control
  • Air/Fuel Ratio Control
  • Pre-combustion Chamber Pressure Control
  • Air Manifold Temperature Control
  • Station Bypass and Yard Valve Control

Let our team help to scope, design, and deliver your Station control system upgrade including new sensors and end devices, local Unit control panels with LCD operator interface display, PLC/HMI based Unit and Station control systems with local fiber optic networks, radio/telecom connectivity to remote dispatch control, and gas fuel valve upgrades to improve engine efficiency.

Gas Compression Control Strategies
Your Single Source for Control System Solutions in Gas Compression
Control Upgrade Solutions at Competitive Prices.


Barry D. Payne & Associates, Inc.
P.O. Box 1829 (77497-1829)
10707 Corporate Dr., Suite 222
Stafford, TX 77477

Phone: 281-240-4488
Fax: 281-240-3913
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