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A global leader in Industrial Automation, Enterprise Integration and Strategic Manufacturing Solutions.’
MAVERICK Technologies, a Rockwell Automation Company, is the largest independent systems integrator in North America, and a global leader in Industrial Automation, Enterprise Integration and Strategic Manufacturing Solutions. With more than 500 professionals on staff at 21 locations, the company works with clients across a wide range of manufacturing and process industries — from oil and gas to food and beverage.
MAVERICK’s people, process and technical capabilities ensure delivery of the right solution, using the most appropriate technology. Founded in 1999, MAVERICK is headquartered in Columbia, Illinois.
MAVERICK helps its clients visualize their potential — and then reach it. It speaks the manufacturing language at every level of the enterprise. The company understands the questions its clients are asking, why they’re asking them, and where they want to go. MAVERICK listens and responds with the insight we’ve gained through decades of experience working on the plant floor, in the board room and everywhere in between. It applies this big-picture perspective to everything it does. The company is always helping its clients meet today’s needs with a fast payback, moving them closer to tomorrow’s goals.
Automation Engineering Consultants: MAVERICK Technologies understands that improving efficiency involves more than implementing new technologies. The company’s automation engineering consultants can help you upgrade or use your existing systems and infrastructure to enhance your plant-centric processes and operations for stronger business performance.
Process Automation: The MAVERICK team will work with you to automate your processes to reduce variability, ensure system reliability and reduce unplanned downtime.
HMI Software Design: The company’s U.S.-based HMI software design teams work with clints to migrate HMI system and implement new guidelines for safety and efficiency.
Control System Design: The MAVERICK team will coordinate the right process controls with the most critical process information so clints can make the best decisions for their organization.
Control System Migration: The company can provide a smooth migration from your legacy DCS or PLC system. Its upfront FEL studies ensure proper system design and success for the overall project.
Regulatory Systems and Services: With MAVERICK, you’ll implement process validation and validated systems for ensured compliance with industry regulations and best practices.
It can be challenging to gather process information from disparate systems, but it’s essential for root cause analysis and smart business decisions. MAVERICK can help recommend and implement the best enterprise integration solution for your operations.
MAVERICK’s services for MES systems significantly increase manufacturing productivity and yields while reducing manufacturing material and labor costs and effectively increasing total throughput and productivity. For example, it looks for ways to reduce scrap and rework and increase flexibility and improve product mix. It provides help at every stage, from requirements determination, design, development and deployment to long-term support and maintenance — ensuring a solution that improves your profitability.
As a platform-independent systems integrator, MAVERICK provides an objective assessment of data historians and helps you select the best one for your operations. And because it starts with a deep understanding of your architecture, MAVERICK can plan ahead and configure your historian to provide the time- and event-based data other systems will utilize. Whichever historian is right for you, the company can fully integrate it with your existing systems for information sharing, industrial KPI data monitoring and improvement across your enterprise.
Strategic Manufacturing Solutions
MAVERICK provides all the tools you need to minimize total cost of ownership and maximize return on investment. Whether you need to optimize existing systems, improve compliance, monitor KPIs or design and maintain new solutions, the company can help you.
In today’s competitive manufacturing environment, it’s essential to get the most out of your existing assets. That’s why manufacturers depend on MAVERICK Technologies for manufacturing process improvement consulting services. It can perform in-depth operations analysis, evaluate your overall performance and recommend an appropriate productivity improvement strategy. As part of its Operational Consulting offering, MAVERICK provides a broad range of continuous improvement solutions delivered through a team of credible, experienced professionals who specialize in industrial automation.
MAVERICK is uniquely positioned to provide industrial security solutions for manufacturing environments. It combines deep technology expertise of control system platforms with industrial security expertise to form a total solution. This allows MAVERICK to provide cyber security for your entire plant floor or mill.
“MAVERICK understood our manufacturing process and suggested solutions to support it, without bias for any particular technology.”— Satisfied Client, Confectionery Industry.
Meet the Master
Paul J. Galeski, President: Paul founded MAVERICK Technologies LLC in 1999. Paul has led MAVERICK through 10 acquisitions, including GE Automation Services Inc. from General Electric. In 1989 Paul founded MAGNUM Technologies Inc., an engineering firm that provided automation and computer-aided design services. During his tenure at MAGNUM, he led the company to nationwide expansion. Under Paul’s direction, MAGNUM earned the status of a three-time Technology Fast 50 Company, an Inc. 500 Company and a Top 25 Small Business. In October 1997, MAGNUM Technologies was acquired by GE in a rollup that included five other businesses. Paul then served as President of GE MAGNUM Inc.