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ABB set the digital solution ABB Ability Knowledge Manager at LafargeHolcim cement works worldwide

Customers: LafargeHolcim

Construction and industry of construction materials

Contractors: ABB Group
Product: ABB Ability Knowledge Manager
На базе: ABB Ability

Project date: 2019/10  - 2020/02

2020: The ABB Ability Knowledge Manager installation at cement works worldwide

On February 10, 2020 the ABB company reported that it set the digital solution ABB Ability Knowledge Manager at LafargeHolcim cement works worldwide. The project supports aspiration of LafargeHolcim to digitalization and will play an important role in transition of all production processes to "digit".

According to the company, LafargeHolcim at all the enterprises uses ABB Ability Knowledge Manager as the main management tool the technical information on cement production sites.

The digital strategy of LafargeHolcim is focused on three areas - production of cement, production of ready concrete mixes and distribution in the packaging markets. It is the project on a tab of the strong digital base which will define future upgrade of our productions.

Solomon Baumgartner told Aviles, the head of department of production of cement in LafargeHolcim group

LafargeHolcim already has a positive experience of use of the previous versions of the digital solution ABB Ability Knowledge Manager functioning on different platforms for nearly 20 years. Its main advantages - high utilization coefficient of capacities and increase in production volumes. ABB Ability Knowledge Manager allows to monitor the volume of emissions and to promote their reduction on the majority of platforms of the customer. In particular, use of the module of the scheduler of production of cement reduces costs for the electric power used for cement crushing and also increases coefficient of load of cement works. Besides, the solution AVV helps to train and give support to technicians and operators far off. ABB already completed delivery and equipment installation on the majority of objects of LafargeHolcim company.

ABB Ability Knowledge Manager became an integral part of a management system of ABB Ability 800xA from extensive database. By means of the intuitive mobile interface operators get access and manage technology data at any moment where they would not be. A system includes functions for creation, viewing and transfer of reports, charts and the analysis of production trends. system of navigation Also modules were improved storages information. Relying on extensive knowledge of AVV of intra-branch technology problems, a system proposes possible solutions, providing access to a global network of the experts of the company specializing in processing industries.