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Bronze System Integrator - A Rockwell Automation Partner Logo

Created in 2005, Automated Control Solutions (ACS) is a Systems Integration company based in Hot Springs, Arkansas. We provide control system hardware, programming, installation, and service support primarily for the manufacturing and packaging sector of the forest products industry. Partners Shelby Johnson and Ben Goodwin each have over 20 years of industry experience, beginning as field installation and service support employees for two of the industry's top equipment providers. 


Now operating as a full-service systems integrator and support company, ACS works both directly for our customers and alongside the major North American equipment, optimization, and construction companies in our industry, to provide team-based solutions to best serve the demands of the end-user's process. ACS can be nimble and flexible when needed. ACS has the skills, partnerships, and resources to complete a full mill project.

Our mission is to provide custom-designed, high-quality equipment automation solutions that meet or exceed our customer’s needs while maintaining on-time delivery in accordance with the client's schedule. Our primary goal is to ensure our products are as user-friendly to operate and maintain as possible.

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