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Migrating a New Batch Control System

Sometimes it makes more sense to build a new system from scratch than to patch an old one with new functionality. Learn how Avanceon designed a new batch control system and how our customer benefited from a far more efficient, stable, and reliable platform.
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Benefits of a Manufacturing Execution System

MES is not just for one group of people. Personnel at all levels of the plant can greatly benefit from this technology. MES allows operations to be streamlined and provides key data to management, increasing production efficiency.
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Customer Spotlight: Propane Gas Cylinder

From design to implementation and support, Avanceon collaborated with one of the nation’s largest propane cylinder company. Implementing more automation, decreased unsafe operator “touches,” and increased productivity. Working hand-in-hand, Avanceon and the propane cylinder company were able to increase output to over three-million cylinders annually creating an eighty percent operational equipment effectiveness and a reduction in staff by over fifty percent.
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Programming Standards and Structure Cures Influenza

When Avanceon’s project lead became ill just before a startup, the team was able to install and test a complex new batching system despite lacking PLC support. The commissioning effort was completed early, using Avanceon’s Batch Manager methodology and proven standards.
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The Value of Project Management

It’s no secret that manufacturers rely on project results to grow their business, improve efficiencies and increase profitability. More often than not, the success of a project hinges on managing a multitude of interdependent processes. Learn how Avanceon was able to assemble a skilled team of engineers to successfully implement a multi-phase project, giving our customer peace of mind and the freedom to concentrate on other priorities.
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Customer, SI and Technology – a Collaboration for Success

Projects rarely execute 100% according to plan. Unexpected obstacles often tear at the very core of success. The value of a partner is often measured at the point in a project where things turn for the worse. How can a series of complications be transformed into a stunning success? The key ingredients of partnership, innovation, commitment and flexibility coupled up with hard work and persistence make a resurrected plan viable.
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