July 15, 2009
Aspen Technology, Inc. (OTC: AZPN.PK) today announced that the use of aspenONE software helped DuPont win Aberdeen Group’s Manufacturing Excellence Achievement Award for Operational Excellence in the Process Industries. DuPont was selected from more than 200 leading companies for demonstrating top performance in critical operational metrics.
Rolando Zamora, Division Engineer - Process Automation
"aspenONE’s manufacturing visualization and analysis tools are now widely used in DuPont. The global rollout of AspenTech’s real-time performance management and enterprise integration solutions is helping DuPont to seamlessly connect our manufacturing systems with our business systems such as SAP across the enterprise. This allows DuPont to successfully navigate the dramatic fluctuations in the global economy by allowing us to make sound and information-based business decisions quickly."
Farshad Amir, Instrumentation and Control System Technology
"At DuPont, our pursuit of Operational Excellence is centered around the implementation of best practices that use the latest process optimization technologies to measure and monitor production performance in real-time. AspenTech’s solutions help us reduce variability and improve product quality, allowing us to reduce the time-to-market and better manage costs."
Blair Wheeler, SVP of Marketing, AspenTech
"AspenTech is honored to be viewed as a critical success factor for DuPont’s operational excellence award. DuPont’s implementation of aspenONE is a model for how process manufacturers can drive continuous operational improvement through seamless integration of business and manufacturing systems. The resulting increase in agility and operational transparency helps improve profitability, which is especially important during volatile economic times like these."
DuPont (NYSE: DD) is a science-based products and services company. Founded in 1802, DuPont puts science to work by creating sustainable solutions essential to a better, safer, healthier life for people everywhere. Operating in more than 70 countries, DuPont offers a wide range of innovative products and services for markets including agriculture and food; building and construction; communications; and transportation. For more information, visit www.dupont.com.
AspenTech is a leading supplier of software that optimizes process manufacturing – including oil and gas, petroleum, chemicals, pharmaceuticals and other industries that manufacture and produce products from a chemical process. With integrated aspenONE solutions, process manufacturers can implement best practices for optimizing their engineering, manufacturing and supply chain operations. As a result, AspenTech customers are better able to increase capacity, improve margins, reduce costs and become more energy efficient. To see how the world’s leading process manufacturers rely on AspenTech to achieve their operational excellence goals, visit www.aspentech.com.