Feed Mill Automation Migration & Upgrade

Sterling, IL December 2017:  Sterling Systems & Controls, Inc. announces that it provides for migration and upgrade of automation within their batching control.  This is important for long term operation of the feed mill within the feed manufacturing industry.  A major livestock feed manufacturer has seamlessly maintained state-of-the-art feed mill automation and control of the feed manufacturing processes across several decades.

The migration path

Beginning in the early 1970’s Sterling Systems & Controls first provided automated controls for the feed manufacturing process.  As technology advanced subsequent feed mill automation upgrades were affordably and efficiently accomplished in the 1990’s.  This again occurred in the second decade of the 21st century.  This continuity of automation upgrade has greatly assisted feed manufacturing.  It has increased process efficiency in feed manufacturing.  This in turn allows the manufacturer to provide an affordable feed that helps livestock producers get the most out of each head of livestock.

Why Sterling Systems & Controls

Sterling is a UL listed control panel builder.  This, along with Sterling’s expertise, deep knowledge of feed mill automation technology, and understanding of feed manufacturing means they are uniquely suited to providing automation and control systems for the feed and grain related industries.  Feed mill automation systems that stand the test of time and easily maintain technological state-of-the-art.

Sterling Systems & Controls can automate and provide control systems for a range of feed mill operations.  These include receiving, micro ingredient batching, mixing, inventory, lot tracking, formula creation and maintenance and feed loadout.

Sterling Systems & Controls, Inc. has over 40 years of experience in providing efficient solutions for batching, micro, minor and bulk weighing systems, as well as feed manufacturing and feed mill automation.  Sterling’s state-of-the-art designs utilize the latest technology to provide specialized data management, raw material management, along with production data tracking.  Sterling’s engineers design complete processing systems and automation for various industries.