Frakes Process Division

Take control of your process with automation solutions to increase your plant's efficiency and reliability

Process control that delivers results, reliability and flexibility


When dealing with life’s most important element—water—you need a partner that can steer you through today’s challenges with experience and ease. The water and wastewater industry today is affronted with rising maintenance and operational costs, foreseeable governmental regulations on network infrastructure and security, and toughening standards in water quality. We are committed to solving problems, like these, for water and wastewater plants. Our services include:

Wastewater Collection and Treatment Services:

  • SCADA Systems
  • Legacy System Migrations and Modernizations
  • Raw Sewage Lift Stations
  • Dissolved Oxygen Controls
  • Aeration Basins
  • Girt and Grease Removal
  • Industrial Control System Cybersecurity
  • Network Assessments

Water Treatment and Distribution Services:

  • Reverse Osmosis
  • Purification Systems
  • SCADA Systems
  • Legacy System Migrations and Modernizations
  • Tank Level Monitoring
  • Chemical Treatment
  • Plant and Remote Pump Controls
water and wastewater

Frakes Engineering understands the challenges that you are currently facing, and we’re committed to be the solution for municipalities across the Midwest. Our experience in the industry has taught us the best practices in decreasing operational costs in the plant, securing industrial control system networks and keeping data flowing accurately and quickly.

Since our first project in wastewater control back in 1978, Frakes Engineering has performed over 3,500 projects for the water and wastewater industry, totaling more than $65,000,000 in contracts. After over three decades of experience in the industry, we’ve done everything from making changes to existing systems to building brand new plants.

Keeping operations running is vital to any industry, but even more so in this industry. Frakes Engineering’s bread and butter is on-line system conversions and upgrades—minimizing downtime and process upsets.