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Podcast: Driving Reliability Improvement Gains

Posted in Operational Certainty Consulting Podcasts on Tuesday, March 26th, 2019 (2 hours ago). No comments yet
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Emerson’s Dave Buttner joins us in this FIRSTHAND Operational Certainty in a Pod podcast as a follow up to our earlier 5 Questions for an Emerson Expert podcast with Dave. In this podcast, he shares some of the drivers, challenges, and methods of sustaining reliability improvements for better business performance. We hope you’ll enjoy this […]

Industrial Energy Efficiencies on the Path to Decarbonization

Posted in Process Optimization on Tuesday, March 12th, 2019. No comments yet
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Decarbonization is a hot topic at this year’s CERAWeek. In a panel, Industrial Energy Efficiencies: The path to decarbonization, Emerson’s Peter Zornio shared the role that technology can play in this initiative. Peter pointed out that new sensors have become available that can measure for more than control. Some examples included steam trap monitors, relief […]

New Models for Energy Resource Efficiency

Posted in Process Optimization on Tuesday, March 12th, 2019. No comments yet
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Decarbonization vs. Profit: Eliminating the Rivalry with Exergy is the session at CERAWeek 2019 presented by Emerson’s Ana Gonzalez Hernandez. Ana opened her presentation defining resource efficiency being the goal to reduce the use of energy and materials to produce a given product or service.

Machine Learning and IIoT for Real-Time Batch Optimization

Posted in Process Optimization on Thursday, February 28th, 2019. No comments yet
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One of the areas where Information Technology (IT) and Operational Technology (OT) teams are more closely collaborating is in machine learning applications. At the recent ARC Industry Forum conference in Orlando, Blair Fraser, with Emerson Impact Partner Lakeside Controls, presented in a session, IT/OT convergence, Machine Learning and IIoT enables predictive performance monitoring of Fermentation […]

5 Questions for Operational Certainty Consultant Dave Buttner

Posted in Operational Certainty Consulting Podcasts on Tuesday, February 26th, 2019. No comments yet
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Emerson’s Dave Buttner joins our continuing podcast series, 5 Questions for an Emerson Expert. Dave works with manufacturers and producers as part of the Operational Certainty Consulting team to identify opportunities for performance improvements in safety, reliability, production, and energy & emissions. We’ll have a more in-depth podcast in the coming weeks with Dave describing […]