About us

Great products for great people

Excell Control is a distributor of high quality electrical and electronic control hardware and software products to the automation, process and industrial control industry.

Based in Wollongong, Excell Control was established in 1988. In 2003, Excell Control acquired local Wollongong company Macelec Pty Ltd.

Macelec’s expertise in design, manufacture and supply of industrial PA’s, CCTV and electronics supplemented Excell’s existing product range.

In September 2006, Excell Control became part of the ARA Group of companies.

ARA is a group of building and infrastructure services and specialised building products companies. The ARA Group was formed through merging a number of strategically aligned companies, offering a broad range of complementary solutions and products.



Seven divisions work together to deliver fully integrated infrastructure and facility solutions. With our team of experts supporting you and your company, ARA gives your business A Real Advantage.

Our Mission is to promote and support these products by providing value-add solutions and services that satisfy our customer’s needs.

Our Vision is to be recognised as a leader in providing these quality products and services by:

  • Having the expertise to offer our customers

  • Having access to the best technologies available

  • Being cost effective

  • Having motivated, innovative and competent employees