Reduced cost with Increased reliability in operations
Energy and process industries constant endeavor to keep availability and reliability in complex plants and distribution grids is business critical and results in a huge focus on asset management, operation and maintenance. Disturbances during operation results in huge consequences for society, environment and profitability. Essential for a safe operation with a minimum of disturbances is the handling and management of technical information of the plant and how it is configured.
Each plant is built for a long life-span and during this period there are constantly new modification projects to add latest technology, increase safety and to increase reliability and availability. All new projects during the entire lifecycle are including many stakeholders and requires an IT-platform to support the entire lifecycle complexity. Plant and assets need to be maintained and asset information has to be transferred to management systems in a correct way.