Asset Management

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Asset Management September 10, 2021

Applying IIoT and AI to midstream asset management

Asset management, intelligent workflows and automation play critical role in operational efficiency

By Manish Chawla
Courtesy: eFlex Systems, New Products for Engineers Database
Asset Management August 30, 2021

Engineering document management: Paying Formula 1 money for Uber-ride tasks

Digital twin: An interactive, one-to-one scale digital replica of the asset and every component, system or piece of equipment within it, updated in real-time gives the asset owner a powerful monitoring tool and testbed.

By Steve Bruce
Courtesy: Cincinnati Incorporated/Steve Rourke, CFE Media and Technology
Asset Management July 26, 2021

The supply chain battles back

Building resilient, flexible supply chains in the post-COVID era.

By Joe Berti
Asset Management June 3, 2021

Managing plant emissions and energy losses with the latest software applications

Advances in Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) technologies and software analytics are empowering plant managers with valuable insights into the health and performance of critical assets. Analytics software and wireless communications are helping reduce costs, emissions and wasted production time.

By Logan Woolery
Example of a cloud-based enterprise resource planning (ERP) system. Courtesy: KeyedIn and CFE Media's New Products for Engineers Database
Asset Management March 17, 2021

Differences between ERP and MES platforms

Enterprise resource planning (ERP) and manufacturing execution systems (MES) might seem similar, but they have specific aspects they specialize in.

By Curtis Bird
Courtesy: Comparesoft.com
Asset Management March 9, 2021

How to increase ROI and efficiency with EAM

An effective asset management and maintenance system holds the key to greater return on investment

By Craig Greenhalgh
Courtesy: Swagelok Co.
Asset Management February 4, 2021

Execute an effective plant turnaround in seven easy steps

Follow these tips to make a plant turnaround run smoothly and efficiently

By Lawrence Crynes, Ph.D.
Courtesy: CFE Media and Technology
Asset Management January 7, 2021

How to develop an asset maintenance strategy

Ask the basic questions too often overlooked, to improve asset management

By Hank Kocevar
Courtesy: Megha Tatiya
Asset Management December 7, 2020

Top 5 Plant Engineering articles November 30 to December 6, 2020

Articles about EAM systems, Product of the Year finalists, matching motors and drives, automation technology and proper air balance in a food facility were Plant Engineering’s five most clicked articles from November 30 to December 6, 2020. Miss something? You can catch up here.

By Chris Vavra
Asset Management September 11, 2020

Top 10 considerations for virtual QMS audit success

Manufacturing can’t wait; consider these 10 recommendations for a successful virtual quality management system audit

By Alisa Coffey and Rich Mintz