Automated industrial plant machinery

Bilfinger UK is a market leader in Automation consultancy, design, development, installation and commissioning. With extensive experience in highly regulated environments combined with a strong focus on compliance and safety, we develop solutions that add value for our customers.

Our highly skilled engineers can develop and integrate solutions tailored to meet specific project needs and our independent status means that we can recommend the best technology to deliver customers' unique requirements, delivering optimum performance of assets.

With a strong pedigree in Automation and a comprehensive knowledge of industry processes, regulations and standards, we offer solutions that improve operational environments and deliver efficiency improvements.


Our Capabilities:


Our experienced in-house engineers are able to design, develop and integrate fit-for-purpose automation solutions on projects of all sizes. We can integrate hardware and software solutions covering PLC, SCADA, Telemetry, MES, DCS, and database technologies.

We also have the capability to develop bespoke software applications in house to meet clients’ bespoke requirements.

Our breadth of experience of automation technologies ranges from legacy systems to the latest products and innovations. We are able to integrate new or existing infrastructure and advise on configuration for optimum performance.


Drawing on our extensive knowledge of the industrial services arena, Bilfinger UK provides intelligent consultancy options throughout the life cycle of an asset.

To help customers' make the right, cost effective, low risk decisions we can advise on current and future legislation, trends and developments across multiple vendor technology platforms and can help to define your requirements.

Design and Development

Whether a completely new implementation, an upgrade, or migration of a legacy systems, we can define, assess and then design solutions to meet customers' unique requirements. We understand the complex environment within which Automation solutions operate and place great emphasis on spending time and effort converting customers' needs into efficient automated process control systems.

Our development activities are undertaken in accordance with accredited ISO9001 and TickITplus procedures. We have Industrial Cybersecurity and Functional Safety System expertise and undertake assessment, design and development activities in compliance with ISA/IEC 62443 with regard to Industrial Cybersecurity and IEC61508 when implementing functional safety systems.

We also adopt customer and other applicable standards as appropriate to each bespoke project.

Testing, Installation and Commissioning

All of our solutions undergo rigorous testing to ensure they are fit for purpose.

Bilfinger UK utilises plant simulation systems to facilitate extensive testing activity at our premises, minimising site software activity and enabling customers to witness and interact with their automation solution and its facilities prior to site installation.


Bilfinger UK's Automation team also work closely with our Service Support team to provide nationwide coverage and a Service Desk that offers a range of services to support the maximum operation of your assets.


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