Asset owners and operators must strive for no safety incidents, no unplanned outages, rigorous adherance to operating plans, nimble responses to changes and disturbances, a motivated and informed workforce and a culture of profitability. Industrial automation has a key role to play in achieving this. Beyond industrial automation, achieving autonomous operations is all about empowering the plant to run, learn, adapt, and thrive in tomorrow’s environment; whatever that environment might be. Plants must achieve the agile and efficient alignment of supply of premium products, as closely as possible to market demand, with sufficient resilience or operational flexibility to readily adjust production and exploit market opportunities.
This webinar by Advanced Optimization specialist, Simon Rogers, will showcase the value of a new, holistic and integrated approach to dynamic real-time optimization incorporating supply chain planning, scheduling, optimization, advanced process control, simulation, advanced analytics and cloud to deliver a fast-automated plant response based on the actual changes in raw material properties, product demand, and operating conditions.
Aug 15, 2019
Digitalization allows you to manage day-to-day performance safely and reliably, respond to swings in market dynamics, operate at a true optimum, squeeze down on the gap between potential and realized margin, create more utility for the end customer / consumer, and outmaneuver competition. Find out about our view on Digitalization in our Digitalization Manifesto.Read full article
Feb 4, 2020
Achieving autonomous operations is all about empowering the plant to run, learn, adapt and thrive in tomorrow’s environment. Dynamic real-time optimization gives a fast automated response based on the actual changes in raw material properties, product demand, and operating conditions.Read full article
Why digitalization is only scratching the surface, and how deeper integration of engineering silos can increase production
Oct 2, 2019
This whitepaper was presented at GasTech 2019 by KBC CEO Andy Howell. Download it to find out how digitalization can make developing new gas processing and LNG capacity less risky, cheaper and faster to profitable operations.Read full article
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