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We started our business when MTV played music videos, a gallon of gas was under a dollar and control systems used “real” relays. As a result we have seen a lot, done a lot, know a lot and have learned a lot of lessons that we can apply to your project or program.
 
It all began with a dream . . . .
 
Avanceon was founded in 1984 by our president Bob Zeigenfuse and a group of individuals that had the desire, dream, and vision to create a progressive system integration and engineering services company that was dedicated to serving both the customer and its employees. The company (originally named Advanced Automation Associates) was built on the concept of bringing together a team of skilled, adept and friendly associates to deliver seamless, sound and structured solutions that exceeded the customer’s needs. This philosophy remains the foundation of the services we provide.
 
What started in a small office complex in Eagle, PA with a focus on control and electrical integration has grown to encompass a global headquarters in Exton, PA with numerous office locations around the globe, creating a team of over 200 people under the Avanceon banner. Our core services expanded in 1997 to offer MES solutions and again in 2007 to include 24X7 Manufacturing Automation Support. Today we strive to live up to our original charter and expand the value and depth of the services and solutions we offer.