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In the dynamic landscape of industrial process control, innovation thrives on collaboration. Cascade Automation’s journey, which began in 1986 as an instrumentation and controls service provider, has now intersected with Phase IV Engineering Inc.’s trailblazing wireless sensing technology, marking a new era of industrial excellence. This strategic partnership signifies a powerful synergy between two industry leaders and promises to redefine the industrial Internet of Things (IoT) trajectory.
Founded on a bedrock of quality service and exceptional workmanship, Cascade Automation swiftly established itself as a trusted player in the domain. Over the years, our commitment to the industrial process control industry has grown stronger, evident in our diverse array of products and services. From remanufactured components to surplus goods and brand-new instruments, Cascade Automation’s dedication to quality is unwavering.
Enter Phase IV Engineering Inc., a name synonymous with innovation in wireless sensing technology. Originating in Boulder, CO, in 1992, Phase IV’s founder, Rich Pollack, embarked on a journey of designing advanced sensors for Fortune 500 companies, NASA, the US military, and scientific research. Their trailblazing invention of the world’s first battery-free RFID wireless temperature and pressure sensor paved the way for unparalleled advancements in the industry. This groundbreaking sensor now finds its application within the wheel valve stem of every Boeing 777 and 787 aircraft, a testament to the impact of Phase IV’s technology.
In 2013, under the leadership of CEO Scott Dalgleish, Phase IV Engineering took a momentous step into the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) arena with the launch of the Leap Sensors® product line. Designed to meet the evolving needs of industries, this system, adorned with multiple patents-pending, seamlessly integrates wireless sensor data into existing PLC or monitoring systems. The result? Businesses can swiftly embark on their journey to Industrial IoT (IIoT) monitoring, enhanced operational efficiency, and a rapid return on investment. The Leap Sensors system, equipped with modular design and pre-configured solutions, ushers in a new era of out-of-the-box functionality.
The partnership between Cascade Automation and Phase IV Engineering brings together two powerhouses of innovation and service excellence. While Phase IV brings cutting-edge wireless sensor technology, Cascade Automation offers over 100 years of collective field service expertise and a commitment to delivering the best. This collaboration bridges regional customer bases and synergizes the strengths of both companies. The mutual goal is to redefine the parameters of what’s possible in industrial process control.
As we stride into a future that hinges on seamless integration, data-driven decisions, and operational efficiency, Cascade Automation and Phase IV Engineering stand united. This partnership isn’t just about uniting forces; it’s about unearthing a realm of uncharted possibilities in the world of industrial innovation. Together, they are poised to revolutionize how industries perceive and harness technology, creating a legacy of excellence and advancement for years to come.
Stay tuned for more updates as Cascade Automation and Phase IV Engineering embark on this transformative journey together.