Syscon Automation was founded by David Johnston in 2001 and has since become one of the most experienced providers of automation and control systems engineering in Ireland today.

This success is based on David's extensive industry knowledge and expertise which was gained working in such companies as:
  • AT Cross
  • Hewlett Packard
  • Intel
  • Irish Biscuits
  • Medtronic AVE
  • TFX Medical
  • Transitions Optical Ltd.
  • Trend Technologies Ltd.
  • Cadbury's
  • Pepsi Cola
  • MPI - Metal Powders International
  • AEL
  • BCL
  • CPS
Since forming Syscon Automation, this industry experience has enabled David to provide an industry-leading quality of service to all his clients.

At present, the Syscon Automation clients break down into two distint types.

These are 1) the End User and 2) OEM's.

End User

This type of client is one that requires a complete turnkey solution.

Syscon Automation is able to provide a complete and comprehensive turnkey solution to factories and companies nationwide. An example of this type of client would be a manufacturing company. In this scenario, Syscon Automation would design the required system, build the system and put it into service at the manufacturing plant.


This type of client would be an existing machine building or automation company that requires a specific part of a solution to be delivered

Syscon Automation carry out sub-contract work for companies who maufacture their own machines for factory automation. They may require specialise knowledge in terms of delivering a part of the automation process and Syscon Automation can fulfill that need. An example of this would be a company building an automatic machine for press metal parts. They could contract Syscon Automation to design and build the control panel and to write the relevant software.

Please use our contact form should you wish to enquire about any of our services.