FEEDBACK FROM ABB:
IME Solutions (architects of Time-in-State®) has delivered services to ABB on an ad hoc basis since 2010.
During this interval Time-in-State technology and services enabled monitoring of process and equipment. By utilizing this technology, it was possible to gain insight into plant and equipment performance. This information facilitated the quantification of operational risk exposure, plant and equipment performance rating relative to optimum state and delivered performance improvement.
The technology and services were used at various operations including Sappi, Arcelor Mittal, Skorpion Zink and Nampak. ABB rates the quality of services very high and the technology as very effective. The combination of technology and services provide excellent value towards mitigating risks and optimizing processes.
HOW DID TIME-IN-STATE® (TiS) HELP?
Time-in-State guided ABB in gaining insight into the production process to support the services they provide with the aim of improving equipment performance. Time-in-State® (TiS) provided insight into operational risks that may impact performance contracts, prioritized focus areas and helped to identify "low hanging fruit".
ABB's engagement model consists of various phases - Time-in-State® (TiS) serves as a value add during feasibility studies and contract executions.
“The combination of technology and services provide excellent value towards mitigating risks and optimizing processes.”
HOW THAT ENDED IN SUCCESS
Time-in-State®(TIS) complemented ABB's services - it provided actionable information that contributed towards increased performance and operational risk mitigation.