About Us

Vector controls and Automation Group was formed with you, the customer, in mind. We have partnered with the top manufacturing brands in the industry to offer complete, turnkey superior solutions. No application is too complex for Vector. We are committed to helping our customers solve the most complex measurement, control, automation, and analytical problems. We have experienced application specialists in our Instrumentation and Automation, Analytical Solutions, Valve and Valve Automation and Technical Services divisions to support all process applications, controls & automation, and service needs. With Regional Support Centers and professionals located throughout Texas, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Arkansas, Kansas, and Missouri, Vector strives to achieve and provide the highest level of customer service along with the industry's top technical professionals.

The name Vector was derived from six companies merging together to form one organization for a single purpose - to bring more value to our customers and manufacturing partners. However, we couldn't do this without the exceptional employees that work at Vector. Our people make the difference and we stand by our commitment to simply be the best.

Jared Boudreaux - President

  • We provide true packaged solutions
  • We are a single source of equipment for customers
  • We work and partner with top manufacturers in the industry
  • We have developed specialized teams within our organization to better serve our broad customer base. These teams are Instrumentation and Automation, Analytical Solutions, Water & Waste Water, Technical Services, Valves & Valve Automation and they are all supported by professional Inside Sales and Business Support Specialists.

To become the pre-eminent trusted advisor for our valued customers by supplying differentiated solutions through our network of experienced people and partners to contribute in solving some of their biggest problems.

Larry Sims, Sr. Vice President - Instrumentation

Vector Controls is a premier supplier of automation, instrumentation controls, and services in Texas, Oklahoma, New Mexico, Kansas, Missouri, and Northeast Arkansas. We represent the top tier lines of Instrumentation and automation packages in the region. We are focused on multiple industries: Oil & Gas, Power, Refining, PetroChem, Food and Beverage and Water Wastewater. Our product offering includes:

  • Level, Pressure, Temperature, Flow
  • Analytical Gas/Liquid
  • Instrumentation for all Process Related Industries
  • Automation Services
  • Process Control

As a leading solution provider we provide high quality sales, service, and training for all of your instrumentation and analytical needs, through the representation of top tier manufacturers like Endress + Hauser, Schneider Electric, Samson Controls, Det-Tronics, Process Level Technology, Eaton, Kurz, Flow-Data, and many other quality products.

Our technical staff can support you from basic temperature measurement to fully engineered systems. With hundreds of years of experience, Vector Controls can help you complete your project on time and under budget. Our experience with managing MIV, MAV, and MAC projects insure a high level of insurance and reduced risk. With the right tools and the most qualified professional staff, we have helped thousands of customers run their facilities more efficiently by installing the best technology available. We are prepared to help your company find and utilize the best, advanced process technology that will help you compete in today's market.

Vector Controls and Automation provides the most reliable process equipment products from the most reputable manufacturers. As a distributor and representative, we provide a broad scope of products in mechanical, electrical, instrumentation, valves, process skids and systems integration. Let us help you today.

Bryan Sullivan, Sr. Vice President - Analytical Solutions

It is extremely important and crucial to analyze the presence of certain chemical elements and their level of existence in a media/sample. Our analytical suite contains multiple technologies to conduct analysis on samples or sample streams across a wide variety of applications. Our industry coverage is vast and includes: cement, chemical, environmental, fertilizer, metal (iron, steel aluminum, nickel), oil and gas (LNG, natural gas, refinery), power plants, nuclear power and pulp and paper. We have technical support and project management on standby to craft the perfect solution to increase efficiency, reliability, and accuracy. We are proud to represent the top manufacturers for applications.

Jessica Walker, Marketing Manager

Vector Controls & Automation Group strives to be an advanced technical resource, a competent advisor, an abundant educator and lasting partner. Building relationships is at the core of our business. We work hard to put together educational seminars, the most up to date presentations for shows and conferences, excellent training programs and strive to have an enjoyable time with our customers and partners while doing so! If you’d like to have Vector come to your office to present our amazing portfolio of products and services, we can host a Vector Day! We would love to sponsor a day or even a few hours with you and your colleagues. Check out the events calendar, the downloads section and sign up for our email list. We wouldn’t want you to miss out on the next opportunity to earn PDH credits or kick back and relax at our next appreciation event!

Josh Sims, Service Manager

At Vector Controls and Automation Group we know that keeping up with changes in technology and the knowledge gap in the workforce can be stressful! This is why we are pleased to offer technical services for those products that we sell in order to keep your operations running smoothly and efficiently. Our highly trained professional service technicians are guaranteed to provide fast, convenient service to help extend the longevity of your equipment, optimize process run conditions and ultimately save you money on replacement equipment. Our staff is comprised of automation and analytical technicians, project managers, solutions architects, technical support and consultants.

Brad Minter, Sr. Applications Specialist

Vector Controls and Automation has built a world-class valve division that now encompasses a full offering for control, isolation, regulator and specialty valves, both linear and rotary design. With attention to application details, we can provide valve, actuator, positioner and accessory options in a multitude of configurations to solve your process challenges; every thing from general applications, to severe service and Safety Shut Down Systems. Vector has local and global inventories at your disposal, with local assembly and manufacturing capabilities for many products.

At Vector, the job only begins with selecting and delivering the ideal valve. Our aftermarket services bring exceptional value in the realm of Smart/Diagnostic technology that enable preventive & predictive maintenance, product lifecycle and process optimization programs. Our service and repair department will help ensure 24/7 production, and we can provide valve training for your maintenance and engineering departments for on-site effectiveness. With capable market, product and automation specialists, and over 335 years combined valve experience, Vector can provide project commissioning services to streamline your construction and startup schedules.

Vector has assembled the right ingredients to fulfill your valve needs and surpass your expectations. Our goal is the be your go-to provider of valve solutions, reliable products and a full compliment of aftermarket services to ensure the best possible valve experience in your facility. Let us help you improve efficiency, reduce operating cost and lower your emissions.

Take a closer look and see where Vector can tackle your challenges!

Chris Fournet, Sr. Applications Specialist

After spending 25 years in the Refining and Chemical business, Chris had the luxury of seeing both sides of the business pertaining to customer and vendor relationships. After being a customer for so long, he understands and appreciates what a good service provider looks like - one with a knowledgeable staff that is geared towards making the customer experience enjoyable and focuses on helping customers solve problems. Because of his 25 years in the instrument and controls business, he realizes that having a partner you can trust and rely on makes your job as the customer easier and much more enjoyable.

Vector Controls has gone above and beyond the competition to acquire the right people, with the right expertise to tackle any technical request that comes our way. We pride ourselves in our unique ability to do exactly that. When it comes to instrumentation and controls opportunities, our customers can rest assured that Vector has them covered in every aspect of the job, from start to finish.