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Ace-Co 50th anniversary

San Antonio-based plant automation specialist Ace-Co has entered its sixth decade of service to the concrete industry. “We are excited about the longevity and strength of our company,” says President Ken Cardy. Following the recent merger with Libra Systems Corp. in Harleysville, Pa., he adds, “We have the diversification, size, and financial resources for long-term strength, new product development, and sustained growth. With a highly trained dealer and sales network throughout the United States, Canada and Latin America, Ace-Co enjoys a loyal and satisfied client base that continues to increase.”

“[Our] flagship batch control, the Scorpion, has been manufactured since 1999. Its proven design continues to take advantage of the latest in technology while protecting our customers’ existing systems from obsolescence,” notes Ace-Co General Manager Dan Faubel.

Libra Systems/Ace-Co is the second-largest manufacturer of batch automation and dispatch software to the concrete industry. Libra Systems is the leading provider of plant automation and enterprise integration solutions for the asphalt and aggregate industries. The combination of the two companies represents a single source automation solution for aggregate-based product operations.