What do you offer a downstream oil and gas company that has it all? Better operational insights and communications, of course! Good thing that Aegex Technologies, along with partner Exloc Instruments Inc., had just the right solutions to offer during the recent Downstream 2019 exhibition, June 11-12, in Houston: the Aegex NexVu IoT Solution, aegex10 Intrinsically Safe Tablet and Extronics’ iRFID500 tag reader.
This is the last of a seven-part blog series on the latest technology trends in hazardous area operations.
Solving Process Manufacturing Maintenance with IoT Technologies: An IoT Solution for Predictive Maintenance Management
This is the sixth blog of a seven-part series on the latest technology trends in hazardous are operations.
All offshore operations go through regular turnaround processes – typically every four years or so - to keep facilities functioning optimally and to avoid unexpected shutdowns.
Safety is the supreme concern in industries with hazardous location operations. Failure to comply with safety regulations can result in fines that easily exceed $1 million per instance.
Broader than the German concept of Industrie 4.0, which is a shift from centralized to decentralized smart manufacturing and production.
Aegex Technologies has been writing about the top technology trends we are seeing in 2019 for hazardous location industries, including oil and gas and others with potentially combustible environments that require certified digital equipment.
Many industries have adopted mobile device policies that keep personnel constantly connected, and the mobility trend is on the rise.
Excerpt from the Aegex Webinar, "Intelligent Asset Maintenance in Hazardous Environments," Feb. 28, 2019, featuring Ventureforth, Inc.: Increased adoption of cloud-based asset performance management (APM) systems is resulting in improved safety, efficiency and accuracy in industrial operations.