Control system integrators are independent companies, or independent divisions of larger entities, that use industrial automation equipment and software from multiple automation manufacturers in the implementation of their projects. They focus on plant automation requiring application knowledge and technical for sales, design, implementation, installation, commissioning and support.
For control system integrators to become members of CSIA they must meet the following criteria:
- The applicant is engaged in control system integration primarily for design, and commissioning.
- Applicant must provide integration services primarily with its own personnel.
- may be asked to provide financial data to the CSIA CEO and be interviewed by phone by CSIA members to verify that the applicant meets membership eligibility requirements.
- Applicant agrees to comply with CSIA bylaws, rules and regulations.
Integrator members have association voting rights and are strongly encouraged to achieve CSIA Certified
status within three years of membership.