Industry 4.0 Industry 4.0

Industry 4.0

What are the benefits of Industry 4.0?

Our specialist automation expertise includes complex process control solutions as well as complementary skills around digitalisation and IT/OT. Plus, we’re technology-agnostic which gives us flexibility and enables customisation of best-of-breed technologies.

The benefits of Industry 4.0 integration include;

  • Streamline and improve the quality of operations through the integration of core systems.
  • Technology-agnostic solutions allow flexibility and customisation of best-of-breed technologies.
  • System design services that provide meticulous attention to detail and deep technical knowledge with leading-edge technologies ensures process control and automation skills are well designed from the outset.
  • Maximise system performance with control panel design and testing services, designed to meet exact requirements. Full lifecycle build, from initial design works, through to complete testing and commissioning.
  • Meet industry-specific protocols through validation documentation management, providing the requisite evidence packs, working to GAMPx or bespoke Computer System Validation standards.

How can we help you with Industry 4.0?

Management Information Systems

From the simple generation of management reports using existing control system assets through to the implementation and analysis of site-wide data mines, we are able to meet all our clients’ management information requirements.

Advanced Process Control

We are a specialist in Advanced Process Control, managing the integration of APC software packages with existing control systems for both multi-variable and non-linear control solutions.

Energy Management

Our team is experienced in helping clients to monitor and reduce energy consumption through the use of self-service analytics.

Asset Performance Management

Asset Performance Management (APM) can help manufacturers of all sizes to monitor their assets, identifying problems before they happen and improving output, efficiency and reliability.

The advent of cloud technology makes APM cost effective and accessible. Pulling together historic and current data from multiple sources such as sensors and service records, APM uses advanced analytics to turn data into actionable insights and to improve asset reliability.

Our Specialist Digital Services

  • Specialist automation expertise including complex process control solutions as well as complementary skills around digitalisation and IT/OT.
  • Instrumentation services that offer a complete specification and loop design service, bespoke to customers’ requirements.
  • Ensure post-installation asset availability and plant performance with 24/7 support services within a bespoke service level agreement carefully scoped and defined in partnership with our customers, including: support setup and on boarding, remote/telephone/email access, site visits, on-site application support, communication and reporting.
  • Optimise performance with full development and testing programmes from staging entire control system solutions off-site, to ensuring software is free of errors. Includes: control applications, IT platform builds, SCADA/HMI, Scripting, data historian, MIS / Reporting, complex IT/OT networking configurations.
  • Keep compliant with stringent site installation and commissioning services carried out in-line with health and safety regulations, as well compliance with CDM regulations. We are a certified SafeContractor company with NEBOSH qualified senior managers.