16 Mar '17, 1pm

Making ultrasound based predictive maintenance accessible with @augurysys and @thingtrax

Making ultrasound based predictive maintenance accessible with @augurysys and @thingtrax

Where PM relies upon statistics to judge when maintenance is necessary, PdM decides when maintenance needs to be performed on a certain machine based on its actual condition. “Predictive maintenance has been proven to be efficient in reducing maintenance costs by 30%, eliminating 75% of all breakdowns and even reducing energy consumption by up to 20%,” said Saar Yoskovitz, CEO of PdM company Augury. Maintenance costs are reduced because intervention occurs only when needed, cutting production downtime and increasing operational efficiency. By monitoring each machine’s real-time condition, technicians can be alerted to unusual behaviour or troughs in performance, which could then be resolved more quickly. Until now, however, PdM has been relatively inaccessible to most manufacturers because of its high cost. “Current solutions cost more than $20,000, just for the hardware,”...

Full article: http://www.newelectronics.co.uk/electronics-technology/ma...

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