A site is running optimally when it can produce the maximum amount of goods in the most sustainable way: a minimal energy consumption. All too often however processes run in an inefficient way or losses aren't detected. This relates to electricity consumption, but is valid as well for compressed air and heating systems. Through the same platform leaking valves and inefficient process steps can be detected and identified. Combining the follow-up of the installations and processes together with their energy consumption represents a great tool to achieve a sustainable and cost-efficient production.
Production requires energy, energy is not available for free. Minimising the energy losses and overall consumption leads to a more profitable operation.
It is often known that 'energy is an important cost', but seldom one has identified where the exact sources of this cost lie and where the best opportunities for improvement are found.
Sustainability it an issue
High energy consumption means a high energy need per unit (of mass) produced. When this number can be reduced, your production (and product) becomes more sustainable.
Not an isolated story
Monitoring and tracking energy consumption in a production site results in much more than mere energy bill reductions. It also allows identifying inefficiencies in the production process and forms a tool to identify deviations in an early stage: more savings ahead.
Learn more about our approach
Based on the data collected and machine-learning based methods for determining the operational condition the performance is calculated.
Coupling to existing databases or using human input fields the product quality is linked to operational process parameters.
Whenever values start to deviate, or data streams stop, warnings are sent. This avoids 'black holes' in the insights of the production line or assets.
Have a continuous idea of availability, automatically as the platform combines different input streams and contextual information.
Projects we're working on:
VUB Jette Campus
Zensor is proud to be working with the VUB and Mobi Team to monitor the energy consumption of a student dorm at the Jette Campus in Belgium.
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