Project Manager – Mr. Bob Kavoossi, BSEE

Mr. Bob Kavoossi has over 25 years of experience in the field of automation and electrical design engineering.  Although a degreed electrical engineer, he has extensive hands-on experience with a variety of Programmable Automation Controllers and PLC Systems.  As an installation and field manager he has lead a team of engineers and field techs throughout over 50 water & waste water projects from start up to completion.

His knowledge of wireless electronic devices to interface with HMI systems is invaluable to variety of SCADA applications.


Office Manager – Karen Zivkovic, MA

Ms. Karen Zivkovic is a goal-oriented, dedicated professional with over 12 years of expertise in all facets of office management.  She maintains office services by organizing office operations and procedures; prepares payroll; and reviews and approves supply requisitions.  In addition, she uses a range of office software, including email, spreadsheets and databases; records office expenditures, manages the budget; and maintains office efficiency by planning and implementing office systems, layouts, and equipment procurement.


Control Engineer (Senior Programmer) – Ray Ekhtera, BSEE

Mr. Ekhtera has 10 years of PLC and SCADA programming with emphasis on Dynac ES SCADA, Schneider Modicon PLC, Allen-Bradley Variable Frequency Drives (PowerFlex 500 and 700 Series) in an industrial automation environment. This includes; configure AB VFDs through Connected Component Workbench, program various Schneider PLCs such as Twido and Modicon using Concept v2.6 and Unity Pro, commissioning of various AC Drives.


Electrical Application Engineer – Sid Bahmanpour, MSEE, BSEE

Mr. Maheshbhai has 2 years of PLC and SCADA programming with emphasis on Allen-Bradley, System Platform, Wonderware InTouch, Archestra IDE, Wonderware Information Server in an industrial automation environment. This includes; configure MES application for Production, Maintenance and Quality modules, commissioning of various AC Drives. He has also hands-on experience in Industrial Networking (Ethernet, DF1, ProfiBus, Serial MODBUS RS485, RS232) VFDs.



Instrumentation and Control Engineer – Navid Masoudinia, BSEE

Mr. Bahmanpour has 2 years of PLC and SCADA programming with emphasis on Allen-Bradley controllers, Schneider and Emerson in an industrial automation environment.  This includes; project design, documentation of programs, implementation, PID loop control programming, testing, start-up, close out and support. He has also hands-on experience in Panel fabrication, Industrial communication and Water plants.

ACSE provides powerful integration expertise from project conception to completion including all the hardware and software decisions that will maximize the customer’s process.  We are a single source for process control and automation solutions including feasibility studies, design, installation, start-up, training and maintenance.


ACSE’s knowledge base and resources cover a wide array of controls and products:


  • Total engineering and integration "know how" of major manufacturers
  • Data integration, networking and web application/connectivity expertise
  • Demand and long-term technical maintenance services
  • Custom panel design, fabrication and assembly services  (UL-508a)

         Advanced Control and Systems Optimization


         ACSE’s solutions span the range of appropriate technologies.


  • Integrated, Open and PLC-based controls
  • Local and wide-area Network
  • HMI
  • SCADA technology (Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition)
  • Power monitoring and energy efficient systems
  • DCS
  • Web and wireless capabilities
  • Instrumentation