Two Water Agencies Modernize and Expand Their SCADA Systems

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Project Scope

City of Lemoore:

  • 13,564 tags
  • 5 devices

Westlands Water District:

  • 135,126 tags
  • 77 devices

Project Overview

This is a modernization project, as two water agencies moved from old systems to new ones. The two neighboring water agencies have been so pleased with initial results, they are expanding on Ignition to include more of their operations.

Project Information

Created By:   Industrial Automation Group

Industrial Automation Group creates a best-in-class technology path for America’s food and beverage manufacturers by integrating proven automation, networking, and virtualization solutions. The company’s industry-specific product and application experience has led it to the implementation of complex automation solutions across North America. The company is based in Modesto, Calif., and has several other locations. Services include project management, automation engineering, automation service and support, and control panel manufacturing.


Project For:   City of Lemoore, Calif. & Westlands Water District Lemoore is a city of 26,000 residents, and is located in Kings County.

Westlands Water District is the largest agricultural water district in the United States, made up of more than 1,000 square miles of prime farmland in western Fresno and Kings Counties. Westlands has federal contracts to provide water to 700 family-owned farms that average 875 acres in size. These farms produce more than 60 different high-quality commercial food and fiber crops sold for the fresh, dry, canned and frozen food markets, domestically and abroad. More than 50,000 people live and work in the communities dependent on Westlands’ agricultural economy. The family farms in the Westlands Water District are among the most productive and water-efficient in the world, largely due to improved access to cutting-edge technological innovations.

Posted on September 1, 2018