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The leader in technical products and solution expertise

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Exclusive authorized sales and service representative

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Providing Training, Repair, Field Service, Retrofitting and Upgrades

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Sales Partner for instruments and controls for rotating equipment

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Drake Controls Improves Reliability and Enhances Performance

Who is Drake Controls?

Drake Controls is one of Woodward Inc.’s largest Energy Aftermarket business partners globally with Authorized Sales & Service Centers located throughout the United States and Mexico. Our company is a Recognized Engine and Turbine Retrofitter, and our goal is to provide quality products, solutions and technical services to the Turbomachinery industry and our customers.

In addition to innovative solutions for prime movers, we provide support and enhancement to Diesel and Natural Gas Engines as well as Steam and Gas Turbine Control Systems. We also provide products and systems for all business segments including Compressor Anti-Surge Controls, Condition Monitoring, Power Generation and Distribution.

Engineered Systems

Drake engineers are experts in engine and turbine controls because we understand your equipment.

Turbine Systems

Drake Controls offers Woodward simplex, duplex or TMR architecture control systems for a variety of applications.

Engine Systems

Drake Controls offers electronic engine control systems for any application operating on diesel and/or gaseous fuel.


The Drake Controls service department is available 24/7 to provide parts, technical support, or emergency service.

What Services Do We Provide?

Drake Controls is a Woodward Factory Authorized Service, Repair and Overhaul provider. We have full service facilities in or near Houston, Odessa, Los Angeles and Mexico City to support our customers around the world. We are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week to provide parts, technical support, or emergency service.

Repair & Overhaul

We are factory authorized to service and repair Woodward governors, actuators, control valves, shutoff valves and electronic controls.


Our experts can train your staff how to operate, maintain and troubleshoot any Woodward new or legacy control system.

Field Service

Our factory trained technicians and field engineers are available for repair, troubleshooting, installation and commissioning.


Drake Controls maintains an extensive inventory of commonly used parts at our four locations.

Featured Products

505 Digital Control For Steam Turbines
Atlas‐II™ Turbine And Engine Control Platform
Protech TPS (Safety PLC With Integrated Overspeed Protection)
UG Governor
The MicroNet™ Plus Control System

What’s new announcement

20 Jan, 2016

Announcing Woodward’s CPC-DX Skid


In critical applications, Woodward’s Current to Pressure Converters (CPC-II and CPC-DX Redundant Version) are electrohydraulic pressure regulating control valves used to position single-acting steam turbine valve servos and actuators. The superb accuracy and resolution of the packaged redundant CPC’s utilized in this skid make it ideal for steam turbine valve control. The skid’s automatic transfer logic make it […]

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02 Dec, 2015

Newly Enhanced R-Series Engine Actuator


This past May, Woodward, Inc. announced the next release of the R-Series R-11 and R-30 electric actuators. This release allows the actuator to be configured using a PC-loaded service tool. It now accepts demand inputs in the form of a 4-20 mA, 0-200 mA, 24-volt PWM (pulse width modulated), and J1939 command signal. Additionally, it accepts […]

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19 Nov, 2015

Unique Compressor Control and Safety Systems are Field-Proven


For over 145 years, Woodward has been collaborating with OEMs and end users to provide the technology, application expertise and support that you’ve come to trust from a market leader. Our field-proven prime mover and compressor controls and protection technologies are safely operating some of the world’s largest compression systems. And, many major compressor manufacturers […]

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Who is Woodward?

Woodward has the longest legacy of any control supplier in the industrial rotating equipment market. They continuously invest in bringing innovative solutions to real market needs. Many of these solutions leverage experience and trends from other market segments including reciprocating engines, aircraft turbines and electrical power systems.

Who is Dynalco?

Dynalco Controls is a division of Barksdale Inc., a Crane Co. company, and was started with a goal of producing engineered solutions for the oil and gas industry. Since 1968, Dynalco has become a worldwide industry leader, recognized for its high-quality instruments and controls used not only in the oil & gas industry, but in chemical, power, marine and construction industries as well.