How ‘smart machinery access’ boosts heavy equipment health and safety

heavy machinery fleet

The concept of creating a “smart factory” by integrating IoT devices, digital twin technology, advanced data analytics and automation of the complete product lifecycle is gaining widespread acceptance. But what about extending digitization beyond the production line and its immediate environment to include heavy machinery, bulldozers, overhead gantry cranes, oversized trucks, forklifts, oilfield pieces, wheel […]

Smart factories of the future – today!

A surprising number of manufacturers are still relying on operational technology installed 20 to 30 years ago. They’re trying to run a hodgepodge of shop-floor equipment, some of it new and some units still in service after decades. In this environment, many organizations are challenged with accurate demand planning, visibility into internal and external supply chains and […]