Schneider Electric Featured Content

  1. 3 Ways To Maximize Return On Assets With Risk-Based Maintenance

    This article details three steps food companies can take to implement transformational changes to increase asset performance, reduce scheduled downtime, lower costs, and boost safety.

  2. AVEVA Expands Cloud Platform With New Performance Module

    AVEVA announced the continued expansion of its cloud platform, Insight, powered by Wonderware Online. A new insight performance module provides overall equipment effectiveness (OEE) monitoring, asset utilization analysis and downtime tracking in the cloud.

  3. The Future Of Manufacturing — Moving To A Digital World And IIoT

    Manufacturing has matured recentlly, with commany panies implementing systems that integrate manufacturing assets and controls. Continue reading to learn how food operations are changing.

  4. Impact Of Oil And Gas Pipeline Simulators On Controller Training And Regulatory Compliance

    Regulatory compliance is an expensive and  critical business issue for oil and gas pipeline  operators. Any approach that expedites  compliance efforts saves time and money and  also improves safety. By Tony Collins, Simulation Specialist, Schneider Electric

  5. The Impact Of Power Management On Building Performance And Energy Costs

    Power quality and energy consumption are closely linked to overall building performance. Yet building managers often focus more on mechanical equipment operations. However, power problems are responsible for more than half of equipment downtime in most buildings. This paper reviews how adding power management to BMS capabilities can reduce energy costs and improve building performance while also enhancing occupant comfort.

  6. Connoisseur Dynamic Combustion Optimizer For Fossil Power Plant NOX Reduction And Heat Rate Improvement

    A unique approach to Combustion Optimization that captures more benefits than Neural Networks alone while offering improved control.

  7. Predictive Asset Analytics at Power Utilities

    With pressure from new regulations and consumers, operating with the highest levels of efficiency, reliability and safety is a top priority for utilities. With the demand for electricity slowing, capital expenditures rising and competition from new market entrants, the utility industry is in the midst of a major financial restructuring. The growth of distributed generation and diversification of power sources bring operational system challenges, including loading issues, less switching flexibility and the potential for reverse power flow, among others. In addition, an aging infrastructure and workforce is also driving the need for asset renewal prioritization and knowledge capture.

  8. Situational Awareness:The Next Leap In Industrial Human Machine Interface

    By implementing improvements in the mechanisms used to control and operate industrial systems, ops teams can improve both the business value and the safety of their industrial systems.

  9. BPM On Cloud For The Enterprise

    The current proliferation of cloud based service offerings and delivery models are re-shaping the IT landscape. What does this mean for Business Process Management? Continue reading to learn more.

  10. BPM Of Things: Secure Your Success In Digital Transformation

    Digitization brings incredible new opportunities, but also brings the distinctive challenge of correctly positioning and scoping business process management (BPM) in organizations.