About Us

BR&L Consulting is a consulting firm specializing in all aspects of Manufacturing IT, Operations Technology (OT), and Industrial Automation. We provide consulting and training in Manufacturing Execution Systems (MES), ISA 95 Manufacturing Operations Management systems (MOM), ISA 99 industrial cyber system security, MESA B2MML business to manufacturing integration, ISA 88 General, Site, and Master Recipe definition and use, and the MESA MOM Capability Maturity Model.

BR&L Consulting has extensive experience in the process industries, including pharmaceutical, biopharma, chemical operations, petrochemical operations, consumer packaged goods, food & beverage production, medical devices, and consumer products. We have a strong history of project management, team leadership and technical responsibility in developing:

  • Corporate standards for Manufacturing IT networking and cyber system security
  • Corporate standards for MES/MOM and Batch Control Systems
  • MES/MOM and Batch Control System feasibility studies
  • MES/MOM and Batch Control System requirement specification development
  • MES/MOM and Batch Control System implementations and documentation
  • MESA MOM Capability Maturity Model evaluations and training
  • Business to manufacturing integration using MESA’s B2MML
  • Automation systems
  • Automation integration using OPC and OPC-UA
  • Electronic Batch Record System feasibility studies and requirements development
  • Validated systems for regulated industries

BR&L Consulting has deep knowledge and experience in applying the following internationally used standards in multiple industries:

  • ANSI/ISA 88 Batch Control System standards
  • ANSI/ISA 95 Enterprise/Control System Integration standards
  • ANSI/ISA 101 Human Machine Interfaces for Process Automation Systems
  • IEC 61512 Batch Control standards
  • IEC/ISO 62264 Enterprise/Control System Integration standards
  • ISA/IEC 62553 Industrial Automation Cyber System Security standards
  • OPC-UA and IEC 62541 OPC Unified Architecture standards

BR&L Consulting will help you implement IT (Information Technology) and OT (Operations Technology) solutions in your organization, from initial training, to feasibility studies, project requirements definition, corporate requirements, integration support, and continuing project support.