AspenTech Blog

MES in the cloud

May 31, 2018

Key Considerations for Deploying MES in the Cloud

Author: Nick Milner

Cloud computing offers many advantages and is often viewed as a panacea by corporate IT groups, but is it an appropriate platform for running your mission-critical manufacturing execution system?

machine learning for APM

May 24, 2018

Six Steps for Tapping Into the Power of Machine Learning

Author: Allison McNulty

Adding machine learning to your toolbox can increase your uptime and decrease your maintenance costs. Check out our top six keys to efficiently creating the most sustainable value from this technology...

Acid Gas Removal

May 18, 2018

Questions on Acid Gas Removal? We’ve Got the Answers!

Author: Jennifer Dyment

Acid gas removal units are tricky to design and difficult to operate efficiently. Aspen HYSYS® provides a better way to understand the unit, so you can reduce costs while assuring requirements are con...

machine learning for prescriptive maintenance

May 17, 2018

Why Reactive Maintenance Just Won't Cut it Anymore

Author: John Hague

It’s time to embrace low-touch machine learning, a disruptive technology that uses real asset data to provide months of advanced notice on failures.


May 16, 2018

Entrevista con Marco Parada de YPFB Andina

Author: Gerardo Munoz

Como supervisor de operaciones de facilidades de los campos de San Alberto y San Antonio, de YPFB Andina. Marco tiene mucha experiencia con Aspen HYSYS y explica por qué los simuladores de procesos so...

Unlocking the Full Value of Batch Modeling

May 04, 2018

Unlocking the Full Value of Batch Modeling

Author: Jennifer Dyment

We spoke with Dr. Michael Call of Lubrizol about the three most important things he’s learned about process simulation during his career, and what he’s excited for in the future of batch modeling.

Harness the IIoT

May 01, 2018

You Don’t Have to Be an “Industrial MacGyver” to Harness the IIoT

Author: Keith Flynn

With IIoT cellular-enabled edge gateways, wireless sensors, edge-based connection software and cloud computing, we can now solve the issues of connecting remote assets and capturing the necessary sign...

Southeast Asian Refining ARTC 2018

April 27, 2018

Volatility, Change and Opportunity in Southeast Asian Refining

Author: Ron Beck

This year’s Asia Refining Technology Conference included a look at the new digital capabilities that enable the creation of a more intelligent asset — one capable of responding to shifting conditions.

Adaptability Is the Key

April 26, 2018

Adaptability Is the Key — for People and Process Control

Author: Rachel Lowell

If you want to maximize performance, you’ve got to be able to respond quickly to changing conditions. It’s all about adaptability.

Concurrent Engineering

April 19, 2018

It’s Time for Concurrent Engineering in the Process Industries

Author: Paul Donnelly

Find out how leading EPCs are utilizing this new way of working to win more projects and execute their project work more effectively.

Digital Transformation

April 17, 2018

Digital Transformation: Where is the Value?

Author: Matt Holland

As companies look to realize the maximum benefits of knowledge automation, it's critical to focus on enabling "digital workers."


April 10, 2018

Bringing Capability and Culture Together Is the Key to Digital Transformation

Author: John Hague

Find out why collaboration between Maintenance and Operations is critical to your asset performance management strategy.