AVEVA Supports BASF’s Smart Manufacturing Programme


AVEVA Supports BASF’s Smart Manufacturing Programme

June 26th, 2018

Augmented Reality and Predictive Maintenance solutions to improve workforce efficiency and asset availability

AVEVA, a global leader in engineering and industrial software, today announced BASF selected AVEVA 1 to accelerate their strategic Smart Manufacturing programme. BASF will implement AVEVA’s Enterprise Asset Performance Management (APM) solution to improve connectivity of people, processes and equipment, creating additional value for their customers through greater asset availability and workforce efficiency.

Several aspects of BASF’s Smart Manufacturing programme will be supported by AVEVA’s flexible, easy to use platform, including Augmented Reality and Predictive Maintenance applications. BASF will leverage these solutions to empower their workforce and monitor critical assets on a global scale to predict equipment failures before they occur.

“Our Smart Manufacturing programme targets to increase the effectiveness of our plants and the efficiency of our production processes using digital technologies and data,” said Uwe Hinsen, Vice President, Smart Manufacturing at BASF, “AVEVA’s Predictive Maintenance and Augmented Reality solutions help us to achieve our target of an overall digital plant.”

“In an industry with high value assets producing quality products under heavy regulatory scrutiny, chemical companies can benefit greatly from digitalising their business,” said Dr. Tobias Scheele, Head of Global Accounts at AVEVA. “We are excited to collaborate with BASF on their digital transformation journey to achieve optimal manufacturing efficiency.”

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