Compressor Controls

Compressor Controls

Our standard compressor automation control panels incorporate proven technology and provide more functionality than other standard control systems for the same cost. PACE Manufacturing is a UL 508 and 698 certified panel manufacturer.

Custom Compressor Panel

Custom Compressor Panel

With years of experience in design and field operation, PACE Manufacturing, LLC. can provide compressor control solutions that deliver superior control, process performance, load sharing/balancing machine condition monitoring features.


Standard Compressor Panel

Panel Features

Suction/Discharge control via engine speed or recycle

Rod load calculation and shut down

Touch Screen operator interface – screens laid out for easy use by operators

Covers all typical compressor applications for shut-downs and monitors

Communicates with engine OEM control system

MODBUS and internet communications

MODBUS and Ethernet communications to tie into remote monitoring stations. Points monitored include:

  • Scrubber Levels
  • Compressor vibration
  • Engine vibration
  • Cooler vibration
  • Compressor oil level
  • Engine oil level
  • Jacket water level
  • Turbo water level
  • Remote stop
  • Local Stop
  • Lube flow
  • Rod load
  • Suction pressure
  • Discharge pressure
  • Compressor oil pressure
  • Throw temp
  • Compressor oil temp
  • Aux. water temp

Typical panel Interior configuration


Quality workmanship


System Automation

Quality Equipment Design, Inc. can provide solutions to all your automation needs from upgrades on existing systems to new control systems using state-of-the-art Distributed Control Systems (DCS), Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) or Human-Machine Interface (HMI).

Typical QED systems incorporate the following equipment but we can manufacture systems that meet your specifications and preferred equipment.

PLCs HMI Interfaces

Allen-Bradley RSVIEW

GE Fanuc Cimplicity

Siemens Siemens

Modicon CMORE





Delta V


Typical compressor package

Instrumentation and Electrical System Upgrade

PACE Manufacturing, LLC. can evaluate and upgrade your existing automation or control system incorporating state-of-the-art technology. The result will be improved system performance, greater reliability and in some cases, lower operating costs. Our standard compressor panel replacement fits most standard panel boxes and is designed to install quickly limiting downtime and installation time.

Field Check-out and Start-up Services

Our field service team can provide complete services to ensure proper and safe installation. Services include:

Installation inspection

Instrumentation and equipment calibration

Verification of inputs and outputs to control system

Loop testing and tuning


Preventative Maintenance


Standard panels ready for FAT

Standard Compressor Package

Standard Compressor Package

Compressor Panel Ready for Shipment

Compressor Panel Ready for Shipment