Aparian was founded on the principle of providing innovative solutions to the Industrial Automation sector. With more than 40 years’ worth of combined experience in the industrial product development domain and with offices in South Africa and the United States (USA), the business understands the various design criteria needed for globally integrated, reliable and easy-to-use products. Aparian specialises in providing commercially-off-the-shelf (COTS) as well as end-to-end custom automation and control solutions for various industrial and commercial applications. This is achieved by applying sound design and development philosophies and incorporating advanced technologies to provide innovative next generation solutions to customers.
Aparian has a strong understanding of the challenges involved with products operating in an industrial environment. By designing for these challenges from first principles, the business is an able to produce products that are robust and of high availability ensuring minimal downtime and limiting risk. All products are also designed to meet industrial levels of electromagnetic compatibility (EMC) ensuring high availability and undisrupted operation in the harshest of environments. Products are also designed with numerous levels of easy-to-understand media and operational diagnostics empowering end users to quickly and effectively locate and rectify external faults.
The business is structured for agile operations allowing for rapid prototyping, development and implementation resulting in faster to market custom solutions. The founders have been involved with numerous industrial conversion and retro-fit projects where various integration and migration solutions were developed in record time allowing end customers to execute on time. Aparian has a high level of expertise with 3rd party and obsolete network and device integration by providing standard or custom solutions that link various networks and devices with control platforms in a seamless way.
Aparian has a strong understanding of Rockwell Automation’s various control platforms, with key personnel having been involved in the implementation of Rockwell projects for the past 15 years.
The business has two offices located in Randburg, South Africa and Irvine, California, USA.