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Southland Automation specializes in industrial automation sales, service, and repairs. Southland delivers world-class motor control support for electrical support of equipment including drives, soft starts, and PLC. Southland also houses a full repair facility with capabilities to repair obsolete and legacy devices.

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Industries Served


We sell and repair variable frequency drives used in mining operations.

  • Conveyors
  • Hoists
  • Draglines & Shovels
  • Griding Mills
  • Pumps

Oil & gas

Production, refining, and distribution in the oil and gas industry rely on continuous motor performance, and VFDs are often used for these motors due to their ability to regulate motor speed and their reliability.


Our VFDs and PLC devices are used in all aspects of manufacturing. We also stock a large line of repair parts including custom build solutions.

  • Process Automation
  • Sensors
  • Drives & Soft Starts
  • Hoists
  • Conveyors


We specialize in custom solutions including scrapers, pumps, augers, conveyors, and other types of motor control.


Variable Frequency Drives are commonly found in crushers, compactors, and many other industrial waste applications. We work directly with land fills, municipal waste facilities, and commercial facilities to create custom solutions. We also offer repair and on-site programming/support.

Urban Development

Our VFDs and Soft Starts are being used in elevators, chillers, air compressors, escalators, material handling and more throughout the world. Our clients include many government, military, and private companies of all sizes.


Southland Automation offers a full range of repairs for all brands including Allen Bradley, Square D, ABB, Cutler-Hammer, Hitachi, and Westinghouse. Our in-house engineers can also create custom programming for all PLC devices.