MES, Software and engineering for industrial automation

bfa solutions ltd is an engineering firm, founded in 1981, with a high level of competence in the area of industrial automation.

Our know-how is interdisciplinary and encompasses the classical use of automation techniques as well as state of the art IT applications.

This allows for the conception and realization of solutions from the shop-floor (PLC), through the data-centered collection of production data, all the way to interfacing with ERP systems and mobile applications.

Our products

Beside the flexible, modular designed and permanent expanding MES (manufacturing execution system) PiSolutions™ we provide the following branch-specific production information systems:


  • Pi_Inject as a basic platform for the plastics industry
  • Pi_Assembly for manufacturers of assembly lines and automation equipment
  • Pi_Digibox to link up older equipment with no modern interfaces
  • Pi_Databroker as a bridge between MES and ERP of different suppliers
  • Pi_Mobile to display production information on mobile devices of any brand
  • Pi_Gateway as a data transfer from machines/automation to other MES applications (Euromap 15/63/77, OPC-DA, OPC UA, MTConnect to MES)


Our products consider specific requirements like FDA-validation or traceability (e.g. Pharma industry).

We would be proud to guide you on the way to a Factory 4.0 - environment in your facility!