When production is restarted, many processes and sequences have already been tested.

Plant modernization in the metal industry

‘Virtual commissioning’ provides the possibility of testing and verifying the perfect functioning of automation systems and optimizing controls and process steps before the ‘real’ commissioning takes place in the metal industry. Various successfully accomplished projects at the Gienanth iron foundry in Eisenberg, Germany, have demonstrated that commissioning times can be markedly reduced by simulating the equipment and functions beforehand – in a ‘digital factory’. Read more...
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Covanta, LCSWMA sign a new agreement

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17 January 2018

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