Advancements in technology offering industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) connectivity are helping plants better maintain equipment, reduce downtime, conserve energy, retain workforce knowledge, troubleshoot more effectively and more. Edge computing, digital twins, virtual reality, augmented reality and more are seeing further improvements that benefit the chemical industry.


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Chemical Industry Embraces Edge Computing

Challenges persist due to complex hardware and software ecosystems, but overcoming them can unlock the IoT technology’s potential.
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Bayer, Clariant Revolutionize Efficiency Via Modern Historian

Smart factories are using cloud technology and advanced industrial analytics software to find opportunities for process improvements at previously disconnected locations.
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Navigate Sustainability Measurement Challenges with the Digital Thread

A seamless flow of data can help chemical manufacturers easily access the data they need to track and report on progress against sustainability.
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Healing Digital Transformation Pain Points

Honeywell Users Group participants from process industries discuss the key challenges they face in their digitalization efforts.



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IChemE Expands Member Access To New Technical Textbooks

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