Lead with Operational Intelligence

You can’t afford to operate with an electrical power system that is anything less than safe, dependable, and efficient. Cogent has the expertise in plant-wide electrical systems design, power monitoring, and efficiency management solutions to achieve your goals.
  • Process Historians

    Extract critical meaning from the volumes of data produced within your operation.

    • We use proven methods to collect and cleanse data and provide a reliable data integration solution
    • We have experience with all the major historian software companies
    • Access meaningful information with full integration of process data from disparate real-time sources into process historians
    • Better visualize and analyze captured data to drive performance insights
  • Operational Insight

    Cogent offers complete operational insight solutions that integrate real-time performance dashboards with business intelligence and knowledge management technologies. Our solutions are designed to give plant personnel the tools they need to drive collaborative operational improvements.

    • Integrated operational dashboards
    • Root cause data analytics
    • Workgroup knowledge management
    • Improving OEE and operational cost metrics
  • Machine Learning

    Machine learning (ML) is now driving more and more decision support in pacesetter companies.  Leveraging all the operational data collected can now lead to greater operational performance by implementing ML.  Our bottom-up approach to ML solutions, integrates operational data with the right tools to analyze data, determine patterns, and implement online ML engines to improve performance.

Bulk Material Handling

Cogent has completed many successful material handling projects for ports, terminals, and other distribution facilities.
We provide clients with the services they need to improve visibility and maximize the efficiency of their material handling systems.
Cogent’s professional services include:
  • Integration of industrial automation, controls, and IT systems
  • Project management

Industry Clients Include:

  • Lehigh Hanson
  • Pinnacle Renewable Energy
  • Richardson

Project Spotlight


Cogent is a leading provider of professional industrial IT/OT services to the utilities markets.
Our experience with large-scale projects within the utilities space uniquely positions us to bring a complete end-to-end, turnkey integration solution of IT/OT technologies for large scale SCADA/monitoring systems through to bespoke software development.
The full range of IT/OT services covers:
  • Project management
  • Engineering
  • Integration
  • Construction management and commissioning

Industry Clients Include:

  • BC Hydro
  • TransLink
  • Columbia Power
  • City of Winnipeg
  • City of Brandon

Project Spotlight

Facilities & Terminals

Cogent has successfully completed many facilities and terminal automation and SCADA projects for air, land, and sea.
Cogent provides clients with the critical services to improve visibility and maximize the efficiency of their facilities and terminals.
Our full range of specialized services include:
  • Integration of industrial automation, controls, and IT systems
  • Project management

Industry Clients Include:

  • Edmonton International Airport
  • Westview Wood Pellet Terminal
  • Brewers Distributor Ltd.

Project Spotlight

Wood Pellets & Biomass

Cogent is uniquely positioned to understand the challenges facing industrial pellet operations today.
We have successfully executed many greenfield and expansion projects with key pellet producers across North America. Our disciplined approach to project execution ensures fast ramp-up to full production and sustainability of your operation. We are fully equipped to implement a solution that meets your needs.
We will work closely with you throughout the project life cycle to maximize your capital expenditures and achieve full compliance, with services including:
  • Multidisciplinary project management
  • Complete design, development, and commissioning of electrical, automation, and IT systems
Our team has in-depth process knowledge and many years of experience and expertise in the wood pellets industry working with:
  • Wood handling
  • Dryers
  • Energy systems
  • Material handling
  • Storage lines
  • Major equipment suppliers

Industry Clients Include:

  • Enviva
  • Georgia Biomass
  • Pinnacle Renewable Energy
  • Pacific BioEnergy

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