Senior Automation Batch Control Expert Tom Crowl Joins Banks/Superior Controls’ Leadership Team
Tom Crowl, P.E., one of the original co-authors of the ISA S88 Batch Control Standard back in 1996, has joined Banks Integration as Principal Engineer. We are excited to have Tom aboard as he brings a wealth of experience and engineering expertise to our team. Tom’s energy and enthusiasm are inspiring, from his personal trips to Africa for medical outreach with his wife, to his professional contribution to the writing and updating of the ISA S88 Batch Control Standard.
Prior to joining Banks Integration, Tom worked in engineering and leadership roles for Moore Products Co., Siemens after their purchase of Moore, and most recently Genentech, Inc. He has worked on projects in every state in the lower 48 and in many countries around the world in industries such as batch chemical, biotech, pharmaceutical, steel, composites, textiles, food, consumer products, oil, explosives, water, waste water, and power. Tom has worked with some of the world’s leading companies including American Cyanamid, BASF, Bethlehem Steel, Biogen, Cambrex, Centocor, Ciba, Degussa, DuPont, Eli Lilly, Genentech, Glaxo-SmithKline, Immunex, Inland Steel, Medlmmune, Merck, Pfizer, Reichhold, Sinopec, Union Carbide, and Wyeth.
“We are delighted to have an industry veteran like Tom Crowl join our automation team,” says Rick Pierro, president of Superior Controls. “Tom was one of the original authors of the S88 batching standard in 1996 and was involved in the update in 2010. This worldwide standard is used in batching for automation in all process industries.”