SOURCE: PcVue, Inc.

PcVue, Inc.

February 22, 2012 17:24 ET

PcVue's Compelling HMI/SCADA Application Wins Dunn-Edwards the Prestigious 2012 Manufacturing Leadership Award (ML100)

WOBURN, MA--(Marketwire - Feb 22, 2012) - PcVue, Inc., a subsidiary of ARC Informatique and HMI/ SCADA software automation solution provider, announces its HMI/SCADA is among the distinguished winning manufacturing applications -- naming its end user, Dunn-Edwards Corporation, a recipient of the eighth annual Manufacturing Leadership 100 Awards. Dunn-Edwards, the largest employee-owned paint manufacturer in the Southwestern US, was selected by Manufacturing Executive for achieving operational excellence using PcVue's software solution.

Dunn-Edwards successfully consolidated two manufacturing plants and five distribution centers into one large, state-of-the-art manufacturing and distribution facility residing in Phoenix, AZ . Poised for growth with the expansion to this new facility, Dunn-Edwards uses PcVue technology to achieve deeper insight into their batch processes and facilitate information-sharing and achieve operational excellence.

"We are excited to be named an ML100 award recipient and honored to be working with Dunn-Edwards. Special thanks goes to our partner, Centris Technologies, the systems integrator that designed and commissioned the control/SCADA system, in supporting Dunn-Edwards in achieving such a dynamic, automated plant floor environment," stated Pierre de Bailliencourt, President of PcVue.

"We were able to build a very flexible, yet thoroughly tailored control and SCADA solution using PcVue Solutions. Having worked in partnership with Dunn-Edwards during the complete project lifecycle, the end result is a system that perfectly mirrors their business goals," stated Michel Kakos, President of Centris Technologies.

An independent judging panel chaired by David R. Brousell, Vice President & Editorial Director, and Jeff Moad, Executive Editor of Manufacturing Executive, reviewed project and individual achievement nominations. The winners were decided by a panel of qualified judges from various companies and organizations in the manufacturing industry.

Dunn-Edwards will be honored and presented with its award in the winning category of Operational Excellence for its PcVue SCADA Software application at the Awards Gala, held on the last day of the Manufacturing Leadership Summit, taking place April 29-May 2 at The Breakers in Palm Beach, FL. More than 200 manufacturing technology executives are expected to attend ( The Manufacturing Executive, the global community for manufacturing leadership and producer of the Manufacturing Leadership Summit and ML100 Awards program provides a portfolio of services ( including the Manufacturing Leadership Council and the Manufacturing Executive Leadership Journal.

About Centris Technologies, Inc.
Centris Technologies, a privately held Canadian Corporation, is a leading provider of advanced control solutions, focusing on integrating systems from 'plant floor to boardroom.' Headquartered in Montreal, Canada, it serves a growing customer base spanning all of North-America. The company supplies full design services, PLC/SCADA development and MES/ERP integration -- all done through innovation, quality and tight partnership with customers. Centris Technologies prides itself on its outstanding customer service and unique abilities to participate with and complement its customer's internal development processes and core competencies. For more information, please visit:

About PcVue, Inc.
PcVue, a subsidiary of ARC Informatique, delivers advanced, highly flexible and scalable HMI, SCADA and MES software automation solutions that are easy to configure, quick to deploy and deliver a lower total cost of ownership. Dedicated foremost to provide superior customer service and support to its customers, distributors and system integrators, PcVue's growing installation base is already reaching 40,000 licenses. Headquartered in Woburn, MA and backed by ARC Informatique and its global reach spanning five continents, PcVue provides software automation solutions that are used by the Fortune 500 as well as medium to large global operations such as Shell, Airbus, Hyundai and Alcan. For more information, please visit

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