Automatic monitoring of acoustic emission saves catastrophic failureNanoprecise Sci Corp
|[Data Management - Data Availability]|
The RotationLF analytics sensed & detected the anomaly in the pattern and alerted Pinnacle plant staff about this unusual trend automatically through mobile text and email alert.
|[Process Optimization - Predictive Maintenance]|
Formation of the roll failure was detected hours before the equipment was stopped for maintenance. This gave plant personnel valuable time to organize maintenance activities.
As per Pinnacle, 1 minute of shutdown can cost them up to $10. Notifying at a very early stage, plant personnel could decide to take preventive action to reduce the load and keep running the equipment for 6 hours which saved unplanned downtime cost.