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Liaison announced to accelerate digital twin development
The Digital Twin Consortium (DTC) and OPC Foundation announced a liaison agreement to accelerate digital twin-enabling technology adoption.
Digital twin benefits for process manufacturers
There are many different elements of digital twin technology that can benefit the process manufacturing sector.
How digital twins can enable optimization
Digital twins are being used to achieve process design and operational performance improvements for manufacturers.
How digital twins speed up the manufacturing process
Digital twins, buoyed by enhancements in CAD and CNC, is making them realistic and vital in many manufacturing applications.
Avoiding new silos with digital threads, digital twins
Digital thread and digital twin technology can help optimize operations and fuel improvements in product design and manufacturing processes, but only if companies avoid new data silos and choose interoperability.
Digital tools help with sustainable, greener designs
Digital twins can provides actionable data that can capture the effects of micro- and macro-scale changes on a real environment, allowing users to make more informed decisions on creating greener built spaces.
How digital twins, IIoT technologies benefit operations
Examine how digital twins and Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) technologies work together. Digital twins benefit industrial operations and systems. Digital twin updates can be automated.
Digital twin improves plant design and operational performance
While the converging worlds of information technology (IT) and operational technology (OT) have different interests and requirements, it does open the door to innovative Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) solutions – like digital twins.
Accelerating digital twin technology adoption
Digital twin technology is evolving manufacturing plants and many companies are taking advantage of its benefits.
Digital twins for live petroleum production optimization
To obtain optimal production in the oil and gas industry, the asset must be operated at appropriate setpoints and associated with the equipment’s Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) network to provide transferrable data.
Digital twins for safety instrumented systems
Digitally-twinning safety instrumented systems, which are responsible for the operating safety in the process industry, can streamline operations and improve overall efficiency.
Using a 3D digital twin and augmented reality
3D digital twins and augmented reality (AR) can help manufacturers better understand places that are often dangerous for a human to access.
Optimizing manufacturing processing and quality management with digital twins, IIoT
An examination of the concepts and practices on the design, implementation and some preliminary outcomes based on a real-world use case in a production process control and quality management application in the steel industry, guided by Lean management and Six Sigma concepts and best practices.
Essence of digital enterprise: Three types of digital twins
Use of factory digitalization is expected to result in nearly double the production capacity, 20% less product launch time, 20% increase in personnel utilization and 40% increase in space utilization.
Accelerate machine designs, speed to market via digital twin collaboration
A survey of industrial machinery companies explores the biggest issues with digital twin adoption. Machine builders are using digital twins to increase efficiency of machine design processes to get machines completed and running in less time at lower cost.
Creating digital twins at scale
Model developed by MIT researchers could help predictive virtual models become standard practice in engineering, which integrates data and decision making.
Deploying digital twins on a city scale
Helping cities in developing and deploying digital twins at city scale can have many positive effects for critical infrastructure now and in the future. See video.