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How Data Historians Have Evolved to Make Industrial Data Actionable

Industrial organizations are sitting on a decades-old, massive double-edged sword: their data. Until now.

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Making the Journey to PAT and Pharma 4.0

In this article from European Pharmaceutical Review, David Leitham, Senior Vice President and General Manager at AspenTech®, explains how implementing PAT pushes the industry towards Pharma 4.0. Download this article to learn more.

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Strategies to Manage Asset Performance

To achieve operational excellence, process manufacturers must quickly and systematically address the root causes of asset reliability problems, which include inadequate operating procedures, poor design, and improper scheduling of production.

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Reformer Model-Based Inferential Properties Embedded in APC

A major European refiner implemented Aspen Technology’s reformer inferred property package for control and optimization of their catalytic reformer in two of its refineries. Download this article to learn more about the company's methodology of execution and the benefits derived.

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Processing Magazine: Why Time's Up on Preventive Maintenance

In this article, Robert Golightly explains the limitations of traditional maintenance practices and how new advancements in predictive maintenance are pushing assets and equipment to the limits of performance. Learn how today's industry leaders are using low-touch machine learning to extract value from design and operations data to predict when and where failures will occur.

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When Lightning Strikes Twice

After an electrical storm stopped gas production at one of its plants, SABIC executives and reliability engineers turned to Aspen Fidelis Reliability to calculate the probability of it—or a similarly debilitating event—happening again. Read this article from Plant Services to learn more.

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Momentive: Going with the Flow

“We have been able to generate a lot of value at our plants: minimizing changeovers, reducing inventory because of a better sequence plan, and gaining better visibility” – William Duty, Director of Momentive’s Supply Chain Center of Excellence

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Modelling for ULSD Optimisation

This article (published in PTQ Magazine) describes how the on-line coordination and optimisation of refinery process units led to a 10% increase in middle distillate production without investing in process units or equipment.

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Capital Projects Are Making a Comeback, But Are EPC Firms Ready?

This article describes how engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) firms are now forging ahead as the industry recovers from years of cutting costs to scale resources back up as the volume and size of projects increase.

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Digitalization is the Next Step in Chemicals Excellence

Digital technologies offer significant opportunity for improved quality and cost savings across the chemicals industry by enabling more efficient design, operation, and maintenance of assets throughout their lifecycle. However, many chemical companies are still in the early stages of understanding how such opportunities can be applied effectively to their business. This article highlights how top companies are using data to drive business and operational decisions, and are progressing with their own transformation to the next level of performance and operational excellence.

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