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BASF Cooperates with TU Berlin to Advance Artificial Intelligence

Germany: Machine Learning

BASF Cooperates with TU Berlin to Advance Artificial Intelligence

14/08/2019 - BASF and Technical University of Berlin (TU Berlin) have signed an agreement to cooperate closely in the area of machine learning. The aim of the collaboration is to develop workable new mathematical models and algorithms for fundamental questions relating to chemistry, for example, from process or quantum chemistry. read...

Diamond Edge Ventures Invests in Realtime Analytics Startup

USA: Online Monitoring Technology

Diamond Edge Ventures Invests in Realtime Analytics Startup

28/07/2019 - Mitsubishi Chemical Holdings Corporation announced that Diamond Edge Ventures has invested in Fluence Analytics, a startup spun-off from Tulane University in 2013. The company provides real-time analytics solutions called “Acomp” (Automatic Continuous Online Monitoring of Polymerization), an online monitoring system for chemical reactions such as polymer synthesis. read...

How to Read out Data from a Plant and Use It for Process Optimization

Germany: Namur Annual General Meeting 2019

How to Read out Data from a Plant and Use It for Process Optimization

25/07/2019 - As sponsor of the Namur Annual General Meeting 2019, Phoenix Contact will be presenting implementations all about the topic Namur Open Architecture (NOA) suitable for industrial applications. Read what to expect in detail on November 7/8 in Bad Neuenahr/Germany. read...

Level Measurement Solutions for Ammonia Vaporisation Skids

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Level Measurement Solutions for Ammonia Vaporisation Skids

19/08/2019 - Ammonia vaporisation changes the state of ammonia from a liquid to a gas. Vaporised ammonia is important for use in industrial refrigeration and in pollution abatement technology, such as selective catalytic reduction (SCR) systems used to neutralise nitrogen oxides from large electric utility and industrial boilers. read...

Multi-Gas Detector Ensures Safety

Gas Detectors

Multi-Gas Detector Ensures Safety

06/08/2019 - The BM25 from Oldham-Simtronics, part of 3M Gas & Flame Detection, is a rugged multi-gas area monitor designed to ensure safety in hazardous environments. read...

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Hey, Control System: Will We See Digital Assistants in the Control Room?

Digital Processs Control System

Hey, Control System: Will We See Digital Assistants in the Control Room?

23/07/2019 - Digital assistant for the control room — A battle for supremacy rages in the consumer world of voice-controlled digital assistants. Google, Amazon, Apple, Samsung, and Microsoft are the trailblazers on this market and want to make their assistant an integral part of our everyday life. But when you look to industrial applications, the search still comes up empty. This is about to change, because useful applications are manifold and a prototype is now entering the pilot phase. read...

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Web-based Control System Sets New Standards in the Process Industry

Web-based Process Control System

Web-based Control System Sets New Standards in the Process Industry

Next step in the evolution of process automation is on the horizon: Siemens new innovative web-based process control system for all industries. read...

Sanofi and Google Join Forces to Develop New Healthcare Innovation Lab

France: Virtual Healthcare Solution

Sanofi and Google Join Forces to Develop New Healthcare Innovation Lab

Sanofi and Google announced that they plan to establish a new virtual Innovation Lab. The partners aim to radically transform how future medicines and health services are delivered by tapping into the power of emerging data technologies. read...

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Digital Transformation

AI "Alfred" Supports Thyssen Krupp's Material Services

Thyssen Krupp has integrated an artificial intelligence solution (AI) into its materials distribution and service processes. "Alfred" supports his colleagues at Materials Services in dynamically managing the global logistics network with 271 warehouse sites and more than 150,000 products and services. read...