Morson Projects

Power and Automation Control Engineering

Morson Projects provides a range of Power and Automation Control Engineering services to the Industrial and Energy sectors. Project specific tasks and established frameworks within the various sectors enable Morson Projects to provide an efficient and added value service.  The team provides solutions from full ‘Turnkey’ projects to individual component design and analysis.

Morson Projects has a proven track record in delivering these services to many blue chip clients. The team operates in a quality assured environment, with state of the art engineering tools and engineering solution.

Find out about our mechanical and civil engineering capabilities or our asset care and technical support services.


Control Systems Specification and Design

Morson Projects is able to provide complete control system design including:
  • Functional Design Specifications
  • I/O Schedules
  • Electrical and Instrumentation Design
  • SCADA / HMI System Specification
  • SCADA / HMI Configuration
  • Communications Networks
  • Control Panel design, PLC Hardware
  • Selection, PLC Software Design

SCADA and PLC Control System

At the heart of any process, the safety critical SCADA system must be meticulously planned and flawlessly implemented. With decades of experience in the field, Morson Projects have a proven record delivering custom built and off-the-shelf based SCADA packages to multiple safety standards, including projects with full SIL level 3 requirements.  Morson Projects can design and install the latest radio rebroadcasting systems and we offer full integration to the SCADA systems using our custom interface designs.

Data Communications Networking & CCTV Systems

Morson Projects can upgrade or replace your existing legacy networks with modern IP solutions, as well as create network architectures in remote locations using Wifi, WiMAX, mobile 3G & HSDPA+ systems. Morson Projects staff maintain all major industry standard qualifications, including CISCO CCNA & CCNP, and Microsoft networking and security professionals.  Morson Projects has the in-house expertise to provide for a wide range of security and surveillance solutions.  We can design and implement a full security infrastructure system including Video Wall  or control rooms, Video analytics for tunnel incident monitoring, remote location monitoring as well as full video recording & archiving systems.

Installation and Commissioning

We offer a specialist service of installation and commissioning of control system hardware and software that enables Morson to: 

  • Supervise the installation and termination of cables
  • Point to point and I/O tests
  • Prove interface functionality to plant equipment and other sub-systems
  • Commissioning of control panels
  • PLC hardware & software
  • SCADA hardware & software
  • Communications networks – Plant, Fieldbus, IT, Wireless and Remote.

Power Engineering Design

The activities of the power engineering team cover all aspects of electrical engineering from transmission and distribution switchgear to the engineering design of full protection refurbishments and modifications.  Morson Projects has experience of design engineering, of both primary and secondary electrical systems including switchgear, circuit breakers, transformers and protection. 

Particular capabilities include: In-house design and engineering / CAD team working on new build and interface engineering projects; wwitchgear and control panel design, procurement and build.

Protection & Control Panels

Morson Projects specialises in providing power system protection panels and cubicles for all levels of electrical power transmission, distribution and generation.  Utilising a fully equipped workshop facility in Manchester, Morson Projects can define and supply our clients’ complete requirements.

Our team includes experienced panel builders who, together with our team of project and design engineers, enable us to offer customers a complete solution to their control and system requirements.

Power Engineering Installation and Commissioning

Site services cover the Installation and Commissioning of transformers, switchgear and protection relay panels for transmission and distribution power systems up to 400kV including gas insulated and open terminal equipment.  Morson Projects provide engineers who are National Grid competent personnel, capabilities include: CDM application, risk assessments and method statements, installation and commissioning of substation primary equipment, 'Light current' wiring modification and installation work, installation, glanding, and termination of multi-core/pair cable.

Nuclear C E & I

Morson Projects Control, Electrical and Instrumentation team is centred on a formidable team of dedicated engineers, designers and draughtsmen. This provides our clients with a flexible outsourced solution, capable of delivering complex, challenging, high and low voltage design projects.The group provides initial concepts, through to production of drawings and documentation, to commissioning and testing. The Control, Electrical and Instrumentation team includes the provision of designs for Building Services (power, lighting and heating), Motor Control Centres, Switch Rooms, and Process Control including microprocessor systems (PLC).

Project Management 

Project Management is an integral part of the Morson Projects offering to efficiently deliver a project utilising:

  • Project planning
  • Resource selection and allocation
  • Cost control
  • In-house Design Review
  • Client Design Reviews
  • CDM Regulations
  • Project Management
  • QUENSH – Quality, Environmental, Health & Safety
  • Co-ordination and progress meetings on site
  • Risk assessment & method statements

Training Maintenance and Support

Morson Projects are able to support all control systems designs with:

  • Telephone support
  • In-house Training
  • On-site Training
  • Vendor / Product Specific Training
  • Engineer & Technician Training
  • Operator Training
  • Systems Administration
  • Call out contracts with 24/7 cover
  • Full range of maintenance and support options
  • Remote diagnostics and fault rectification