Posts Tagged ‘essential asset monitoring’

Sense More and Solve More with Pervasive Sensing

Posted in Wireless on Tuesday, February 16th, 2016. No comments yet
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Author: Danny Vandeput Let’s face it, the world has changed in a dramatic way. 10 years ago, people barely knew what “The Cloud” was (except for looking up in the sky and trying to imagine of seeing a sheep, a horse or something else exotic). Today many of us have their documents, pictures, videos up […]

Monitoring Compressors to Avoid Unplanned Downtime

Posted in Asset Optimization, Reliability on Wednesday, November 4th, 2015. One comment so far
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Compressors are important assets for most process manufacturers and producers. Common threats to their health include high vibration, fluctuations in gas flow, surge conditions, suction or discharge restrictions, temperature spikes, seal failures and inadequate lubrication. In this 3:50 YouTube video, Video Tutorial for Emerson’s Essential Asset Monitoring Software – Compressor Monitoring Module, Emerson’s Jordan Rogers […]

Multi-parameter Condition Monitoring for Plant Asset Reliability

Posted in Asset Optimization, Industrial IOT, Reliability on Tuesday, August 11th, 2015. 2 comments so far
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Across many process manufacturing and producing industries, falling prices are driving the need for increased efficiency and reliability, as well as reduced costs. While optimizing process control can yield gains, so can applying technology to the condition of the equipment involved in process operations. In a Control Engineering Asia article, Multi-parameter Condition Monitoring, Emerson’s Jonas […]

Measurements to Improve Process Operations

Posted in Industrial IOT, Wireless on Tuesday, April 14th, 2015. 2 comments so far
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Process measurement devices are installed where required to monitor, control, and safely shutdown the process. But often, additional measurements combined with the existing ones can help to improve several areas of process operations performance. I saw a chart from Emerson’s Jonas Berge which highlighted four areas for potential improvement—reliability and maintenance, energy efficiency and loss […]

Reducing Equipment Failure through Asset Monitoring

Posted in Asset Optimization, Reliability on Thursday, October 23rd, 2014. No comments yet
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Equipment failure is the leading cause of unplanned loss of production for most process manufacturers and producers. Critical equipment is typically continuously monitored but often other equipment has been too difficult or cost prohibitive to monitor. Here is short 1:42 video, Emerson Essential Asset Monitoring, Reliability Solutions, which highlights how this second-tier equipment, also known […]