• Providing Early Warning of Equipment Problems

A pipeline company was experiencing excessive corrective maintenance on compressors. This company responded by linking the ability to provide early warning of equipment problems with its maintenance and dispatch system. The company implemented GE predictive analytics software on several gas transmission line compressors with various drive types (i.e., gas piston, electric, and diesel). Within the first four months, this user saved $2.6 million. 

This project accomplished two objectives: finding problems earlier, and ensuring that maintenance teams show up prepared to tackle the correct problems. With the GE solution, it receives early warning of equipment problems, coupled with better intelligence of emerging compressor and prime-mover performance. 

As a result, this company has been able to realize improvements in corrective maintenance, including fewer events, shorter durations, and lowered costs.

Related Stories

Find out how the Industrial Internet is changing the game for industrial companies. Our customers are leveraging industrial big data and predictive analytics every day to optimize their processes and asset performance. They’re on a journey. Their outcomes are real. And they’re powered by the Industrial Internet.


Lek Pharmaceuticals Uses iFIX to Control and Monitor Environmental Conditions and Energy Usage

Learn how Lek Pharmaceuticals increased production flexibility by implementing a full-control, paperless HVAC system.

GE Digital

Exelon Optimizes Wind Forecasting Accuracy with GE’s Predix Platform

Exelon knew they needed a shared, centralized approach to managing data, analytics, and solutions so that they could implement their strategy across...

Petrochemical refinery uses software for pipeline management

Polinter Reduces Corrective Maintenance by 14%, Increases Preventative Maintenance by 25% with Predix APM

Find out how Polinter, a Venezuelan petrochemical company, implemented an Asset Performance Management (APM) program to reduce corrective maintenance.


0 Results