Cristiano Viola

My name is Cristiano Viola and I work on industrial automation:

I follow the design process, the software development, installation, start-up and maintenance of small, medium and large scale industrial systems.

Automation at your service

Artificial intelligence (AI) is the engine behind the Fourth Industrial Revolution (Industry 4.0): automated systems can help reduce production costs, increasing productivity and product quality.

In these tasks automation is the #1 partner for all the companies committed to raise and keep at the top their competitiveness.

What I do

I’ve worked on industrial systems for more than twenty years.

I follow the technical side of the plants: software architecture, testing, maintenance works and revamping.


  • PLC software architecture
  • Data acquisition
  • Production monitoring
  • Solution design

Evolved system building and enhancement 

  • Management systems interfacing
  • Server-client systems
  • Barcode / QR Code systems
  • Industry 4.0 systems

Electro-mechanical systems

  • Wiring
  • Electro-mechanical equipments supply
  • Electrical panels

Technical assistance

  • Commissioning and startup
  • Maintenance
  • Development and enhancement
  • Revamping
  • Remote assistance

Available worldwide

Specific skills


I’ve used Siemens PLC software for more than ten years. In particular:

  • Step 5 (S95, 115, 135, 155 series);
  • Step 7 (300, 400 series, Ladder programming, AWL, SCL up to 5.5SP4 version);
  • TIA Portal: design and programming with the new development suite for series 1200/1500 and 300/400 CPUs. Complete knowledge for building in one single project PLC management, inverter, HMI, supervision and the new safety features.
  • Profibus and Profinet network design;
  • STARTER software: programming and inverter management;
  • WinCC: SCADA design software;
  • WinCC Flexible: user panel design software.

Rockwell Automation

Use and programming of PLCs with RS Logixx 5000.


I’ve been working for more than a decade with Omron design softwares like:

  • CX-One
    • CX-Programmer: PLC series CJ1, CJ2, CP1, CQM, CS1 programming;
    • CX-Integratore: Ethernet and Device-net network management;
    • CX-Designer: NS series user panel design;
    • NB-Designer: NB series user panel design;
    • CX-Drive: inverter programming and management.

Emerson / Control Techniques

Knowledge, programming and design with Sypt Pro tools for inserting programs on the optional micro-processor board (i.e. PID management). Knowledge of all the tools for the AC/DC drive control and management.

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