Dow Chemical Makes Better Scheduling Decisions in its Coatings and Polyurethanes Businesses with Aspen Plant Scheduler
The Dow Chemical Company has been leveraging Aspen Plant SchedulerTM to improve customer service and maximize asset utilization for over 20 years. Dow’s internal center of excellence has found Aspen Plant Scheduler to be well suited to address the complex schedule requirements of many of its manufacturing sites. In this presentation, Dow will review how Aspen Plant Scheduler is enabling it to make better scheduling decisions for both its Coatings and Polyurethanes Businesses, optimizing raw material, production and loading rack scheduling against complex constraints and varying demand. Dow has deployed Aspen Plant Scheduler to over 50 plants and has plans to for additional global rollouts. Come hear how Dow Chemical leverages Aspen Plant Scheduler to improve its scheduling capability in support of changing market and customer expectations.
Leverage History to Reduce Batch Cycle Time by 30% with Aspen ProMV
How can you use historical data to improve batch quality, increase yield and reduce costs? Join Dr. John MacGregor, a foremost thought leader on multivariate analysis and founder of ProSensus, as he shares how Aspen ProMV helps you solve the most complex manufacturing problems. Discover key capabilities to help you:
On-Demand Webinar - Taming the Lion: Improving Plant Operations through Inferential Modeling featuring Dow Chemical
Widely used in various chemical manufacturing processes, inferential property models enable improved control by providing estimated properties in real-time. During this webinar, one of Dow Chemical’s APC engineers will discuss the practical application of inferential models as feed forwards in Aspen DMCplus® to manage the inventory of a reactor where the composition and flows into the recycle feed change over time.
On-Demand Webinar: Accelerate Innovation and Improve Sustainability Through Polymer Process Modeling
Sustainability is imperative for companies to remain profitable and relevant in the evolving marketplace. Many companies are incorporating sustainability targets into their business goals and renewing their commitments through this extreme market volatility. With the help of technology, a focus on becoming more sustainable can offer companies opportunities to gain higher returns and drive new levels of optimization.
How Changing Economics and Technology will Impact the Energy Industry
Energy economics are changing. With uncertainty, even volatility surrounding future energy demand, pricing, a circular plastics economy and other market forces, companies need to be prepared to remain profitable. Where does digitalization and AI technology fit into the equation? What are industry leaders doing today to gain a competitive edge? View this on-demand webinar where Hydrocarbon Processing Editor-in-Chief/Associate Publisher Lee Nichols addresses these hot-button topics in a panel discussion with industry experts Carole Nakhle, CEO, Crystol Energy and Ron Beck, Energy Industry Director, AspenTech.
On-Demand Webinar: Drive Higher Productivity and Profitability through Prescriptive APM featuring LNS
According to LNS Research, companies that pursue asset performance management (APM) focused solely on reducing downtime are missing the opportunity to increase productivity and improve profitability. During this webinar, LNS Research Fellow Dan Miklovic will describe why sometimes the most reliable assets are not the most profitable assets. You’ll learn reliability management best practices for maximizing the value of your APM initiatives, including how to: 1. Identify key technologies—including predictive analytics and prescriptive analytics—that can improve the performance of your company’s assets 2. Understand the right prescriptive path to increase profitability using machine learning 3. Create a collaborative environment between maintenance and operations that is dedicated to continuous improvement. The webinar will also include case study examples of companies that have improved productivity and profitability with asset performance management. Register today!
On-Demand Webinar: Adapt to New Operating Conditions with AspenTech's Industry Leading APC Technology
Significant changes in market demand are requiring many companies to make sharp load and product mix adjustments while operating with remote staff. Now more than ever, process plants need robust and adaptive process control technology to allow for safe, agile management of changing conditions. Join AspenTech experts to learn how Aspen DMC3 enables you to:
ARC Sustainability Survey Results: How Prepared Are You?
How effective are your sustainability initiatives—especially given the current global environment? Early returns from the ARC Advisory Group benchmarking survey reveal that sustainability is just as important as other key programs such as margin optimization and operational excellence. What about worker safety, the environment and digitalization? You may be surprised how your peers responded.
The Journey to the Smart Plant: Make IIoT a Profitable Reality
As companies leverage new technologies on their journey to becoming a smart enterprise, they can maximize existing assets and instrumentation with best practices. Join us to hear IIoT experts Keith Flynn, Aspen Technology and Kevin Nelson, Advantech, discuss how to ensure successful digital transformation projects and profitable results.