What is a Smart Factory or Plant? A Smart Plant harnesses the latest innovations to benefit your bottom line. PJ Pieters, Process Engineer, Multotec Manufacturing elaborates.
Predictive Maintenance Solution for Multotec Rubber Press Number 7
Waldo Verster, technical manager in Multotec Rubber and I, had the exciting opportunity to work with the Dimension Data team on the deployment of an advanced predictive plant maintenance solution using cutting-edge Internet-of-Things (IoT), mobile application and Business Intelligence (BI) technologies to enable a market leading solution that goes beyond traditional plant management.
The approach was to leverage Dimension Data’s state-of-the-art technology in conjunction with Multotec Rubber’s deep understanding of the factory, to produce a solution that will unlock compelling value.
Our Key Objectives
Solution Overview and Deployment, and Dimension Data’s predictive maintenance solution, leverages Intel’s highly advanced computing technology with bespoke software built by Dimension Data on the Microsoft Azure platform.
Operational & strategic benefits: