Production Health Community Newsletter | June 13, 2023
Augury Academy is Now Accessible in the Community!
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There are two main types of cavitation; Classic Cavitation and Recirculation Cavitation. Classic cavitation is caused by low suction pressure given the suction temperature and flowrate through the pump. If a tank is the source of liquid for the pump, sometimes a low tank level can cause low suction pressure, and therefore cause cavitation. Other causes may include…read more.
Manufacturers are at different stages in the adoption of advanced monitoring and data collection systems, but all are after more visibility and greater control. Some are using sophisticated tools while others use paper charts / databases to make or at least inform the key decisions to improve their manufacturing operations. Regardless of today's capabilities, most companies…read more.
It’s Trivia Thursday again! Here are some industry trivia questions to get you thinking. Direct message @Samantha Isin by the end of the month with your answers and if you're right you'll win a prize…read more.
Weekly Best Practice
In the last several best practices we’ve discussed how important context is to our analysts and algorithms. This week we’ll focus on maintenance activities. When maintenance activities are performed, whether it is simple maintenance such as lubricating bearings or major repairs such as replacing an entire compressor, it is best practice to log it on the relevant machine page in the Augury platform. By doing so you…read more.
In 2005, @Jason Dean started working his way through the ranks at Essity. He was recently promoted to the position of maintenance leader. When he started his new role, eight assets were in danger of failure. Within six months…read more.
If you are in the US or Canada you can request a return label through the support function in the Augury App. For all other geographies please contact your customer success manager.
Cavitation is the formation and subsequent collapse of a vapor inside a liquid. Cavitation occurs in centrifugal pumps and can cause severe damage and disrupt operations. The damage results from bubbles collapsing and discharging energy. The severity of the damage depends on the liquid being pumped as well as the…read more.
We have a lot of events planned for this year, and would love to catch you in person if you'll be at any. For the month of June, we'll be at:
WEF: Industrial AI initiative event, Turkey, 6/13
American Packaging Summit, Lombard, IL, 6/13-6/14
Connected Manufacturing Forum, Atlanta, GA, 6/27-6/28
McKinsey European Summit, ‘European Competitiveness Forum, Stockholm, Sweden, 6/30