Our focus is simple: the success of our customers.

Our entire team is highly motivated to ensure our customers’ success in several ways:

    • Product Application Support
    • Programming Assistance
    • New Products
    • New Technology
    • Dedicated or Managed Inventory
    • Product Kits
    • Special Product Labeling
    • Utility Rebates

Advanced Controls and Distribution (ACD) is a technology-leading, full-line distributor of industrial electrical supplies serving an extensive network of vendors and customers. ACD works directly with some of the largest industrial and OEM accounts throughout Western Pennsylvania, West Virginia, and Eastern Ohio.

Adcon Engineering was acquired by ACD in July of 2020. Adcon Engineering is a distributor of Industrial Automation Controls ranging from simple control relays to 3-D vision sensors and industrial wireless solutions. Since 1971, Adcon Engineering has been providing customers with a wide variety of control solutions to help automate and streamline their manufacturing processes and improve the capabilities of the machines they build.

GCG Automation
ACD and Adcon Engineering are now a part of GCG Automation and have joined Empire and C&E Advanced Technology to be leaders in industrial automation as one team.

GCG is a leading value-added solutions provider meeting the wire and cable needs of customers across a wide spectrum of markets, including industrial automation, building infrastructure, communications and industrial OEM. GCG also has cable assembly operations and is proud to be a leading wire and cable provider to the U.S. Navy.


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ACD Headquarters

20800 Route 19
Cranberry Twp., PA 16066

ACD OH & Adcon Engineering Office

6950 Engle Road Suite XX
Middleburg Heights, OH 44130

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PA Office: (724) 741 8200

OH Office: (330) 653 8801


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