Controls Instruments Automation
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Controls Instrument Automation

Company Information

Controls Instruments Automation, LLC was established in the State of Washington by Don Adams to become the areas leading service provider for Instrumentation and Controls, Automation, Telemetry, and SCADA systems projects.

Our Services

We have worked in the electrical and I & C trades since 1977 and have accumulated a wealth of experience in the areas of Electrical Construction, Industrial Manufacturing, Automated Process Controls, Municipal Water & Waste water, and Telemetry Communications. Contact us to discuss your needs and we'll explore how Controls Instruments Automation can become your partner for success.

Waste Water Treatment

Waste Water

Controls Instruments Automation can deliver a complete package for you that will provide for years of reliable and trouble free service. We have our NRBX certification from Underwriters Laboratories to design and build controls with intrinsic barriers to meet the requirements for waste water hazardous locations.

Municipal Water

Municipal Water

From the smallest fractional HP booster pump to the larger 500 HP variable frequency submersible well pump, Controls Instruments Automation has the experience to help you find the correct solutions to all of your water system needs.

Circle Irrigation


Is driving around to start, stop, or monitor your circle irrigation system eating up your valuable time? Let Controls Instruments Automation take a load off from your daily responsibility with a control system that will allow remote operation and monitoring of your irrigation system.

Manufacturing Industry


The staff at Controls Instruments Automation has been automating process controls for the manufacturing industry since 1981. We have combined experience with building products, chemical, timber, plastics & fiberglass, insulation and a variety of other manufacturuing processes.

Control Panels

Control Panels

We can help you with all of your control or telemetry panel needs. Our UL508 panels are second to none in quality, functionality, or cost effectiveness. From small simplex pump controls to multi-site telemetry and SCADA systems Controls Instruments Automation has the type of experience that works for you.

Experience That Works For You.

From the very first stages of a project, Controls Instruments Automation can help you with the planning and design to get your project off to the right start. The combination of your input and our experience, builds the type of teamwork that ensures success for you.

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The Beginning

In 1981, Don went to work for the largest timber products manufacturer in East Texas. Starting out as a shift electrician and working his way up to Maintenance Superintendent, Don gained a wealth of experience in motor controls, process instrumentation, and automated operations of production

Don knows his stuff. His expertise is broad and extends beyond the building of controls to programming them. He is able to diagnose and troubleshoot when problems arise - BOSS Construction
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New Start

In 1994, Don moved from Texas to Davenport WA., where he went to work for one of the largest system integrators in the state. There he combined his experience with controls, instruments, and automation and applied all the modes and protocols of communications, to offer a complete package of knowledge, experience, and ability as a system integrator.

Don is, and will continue to be, our main contact for electrical/telemetry work - Pasadena Park Irrigation Dist. 17
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Smart Move

In 2002, Don went into business for himself and has never looked back; working constantly to build the business and a great reputation. Controls Instruments Automation can proudly claim that we now serve 35 long term, repeat business clients in the Eastern Washington and North Idaho area.

We have worked with Mr. Adams for several months and have been impressed with his resposinvess, his calm ability and his help in planning for our water and sewer telemtry system - City of Colfax
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Don likes to claim that he holds a PhD from the University of HK (Hard Knocks). That may be tongue in cheek but it is hard to argue with 37 years of experience solely devoted to this trade.

Don successfully completed installation of electrical and instrumentation and controls hardware for the City of Chewelah Waster Water Treatment Plant - CH2MHILL
Contact Us

Contact Us

Controls Instruments Automation, LLC

PO Box 489
Davenport, WA99122

Phone: 509.721.0461

Fax: 509.723.1496