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KBC Introduces New High-Fidelity Analytics Technology for Optimal Operation of Energy

USA: System Optimisation

KBC Introduces New High-Fidelity Analytics Technology for Optimal Operation of Energy

02/08/2019 - The newly launched technology by KBC will reduce costly uncertainty in planning, scheduling and trading of energy over multiple time periods across portfolios of generation assets and different asset classes. read...

New Platform Visualizes the Status of all Machines

IoT Solution

New Platform Visualizes the Status of all Machines

01/31/2019 - Schenck Process has launched a new platform to visualize the status of all machines, no matter if it is Schenck Process- or any other equipment. read...

'Sandy' Is to Bring Artificial Intelligence to BP's Upstream Business

UK: Machine Learning and Cognitive Computing

'Sandy' Is to Bring Artificial Intelligence to BP's Upstream Business

01/28/2019 - BP Ventures has invested $ 5 million in Belmont Technology’s solution to further expand the artificial intelligence (AI) and digital capabilities in its upstream business. The investment is to support the ongoing work exploring opportunities to apply machine learning and cognitive computing in its global oil and gas business. read...

Space-Saving Valve Clusters and Multiport-Based Manifolds

Valve Clusters

Space-Saving Valve Clusters and Multiport-Based Manifolds

02/18/2019 - In the food, bioengineering and pharmaceutical industries, numerous fluids used for different formulations must be precisely dosed. In the process, high hygiene standards and the relevant directives must be adhered to. read...

Intelligence for Machine and Process Control

Control Systems

Intelligence for Machine and Process Control

02/15/2019 - Andritz has launched Metris add IQ, a state-of-the-art digital control system for separation applications. It provides added value by enhancing availability and minimising production costs through increased equipment efficiency and fewer operating errors. read...

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Perspectives for the Plant Construction Kit: Modular Engineering between Skids and Package Units

Modular Engineering, Skids and Package Units

Perspectives for the Plant Construction Kit: Modular Engineering between Skids and Package Units

01/17/2019 - Skids, package units and flexible modules: The trends and facts in modular plant engineering – Flexible like a construction kit and powerful like a made-to-measure system: Modularisation has the potential to herald in a new era of plant construction. However, on the way there, there are not only technical hurdles to overcome — definitions are also being fought over. An status-report between PED, process skids and MTP. read...

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Alfa Laval Sells Part of its ‘Greenhouse’ Business to LU-VE Group

Sweden: Air Heat Exchangers

Alfa Laval Sells Part of its ‘Greenhouse’ Business to LU-VE Group

Under the deal, LU-VE Group will be taking over Alfa Laval’s air heat exchanger business. The move is expected to affect about 400 employees at various production sites such as Italy, Finland and India. read...

Emerson Acquires Digital Transformation Expert

USA: Plant Automation

Emerson Acquires Digital Transformation Expert

Emerson has acquired iSolutions, a Canadian-based consulting group with expertise in designing and implementing data management solutions. The acquired company provides decision-support tools to make data-driven production and operational decisions based on the analysis of real-time insights from integrated field and plant systems. read...

Aveva Charged with Digitalization of KBR's Global Businesses

UK: Digital Transformation

Aveva Charged with Digitalization of KBR's Global Businesses

The engineering and industrial software provider Aveva announced that it has signed a multi-phase agreement with KBR. The company is to contribute to the client's digital transformation which is to deliver cost savings and to optimize services. read...