TechValidate Research on AVEVA Avantis

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555 Customers Surveyed

3,644 Data Points Collected

50 Published TechFacts

12 Published Charts

21 Published Case Studies



Selected Research Highlights


Case Study: Global 500 Energy & Utilities Company

Introduction

This case study of a Global 500 energy & utilities company is based on a May 2015 survey of Avantis PRiSM (formerly InStep) customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service. The profiled company asked to have their name blinded to protect their confidentiality.

“With PRiSM, we caught a Linear Variable Differential Transformer (LVDT) valve that was loose and about to fall off. And PRiSM has helped us to reduce forced outages.”

Challenges

  • Operational challenges solved after deploying PRiSM:
    • Reduced unscheduled downtime
    • Prevented equipment failures
    • Increased production capacity
    • Improved operational performance
    • Increased asset utilization
    • Extended equipment life
    • Extended maintenance intervals
    • Reduced operational and maintenance costs

Use Case

  • Top purchasing drivers for buying PRiSM:
    • Ease of model-building process
    • Fault diagnostics
  • Using PRiSM for:
    • Early warning detection of equipment failures
    • Online condition monitoring
    • Asset health and performance monitoring
    • Support situational awareness
    • Predictive maintenance

Results

  • Rates the following PRiSM capabilities in terms of how superior they are compared to the competition:
    • Performance: superior
    • Rase of use: extremely superior
    • Reliability: extremely superior
    • Scalability: superior
    • Cost of ownership: superior
  • Reduced equipment downtime for their fleet by 10 – 24% by using PRiSM.
  • Saw payback on their PRiSM system investment in 18 – 24 months.

AVEVA Avantis Customer Research

Does your organization plan to implement any of the following capabilities in the future?

Desire Planned Implemented No plans
Enterprise Data Historian

4%

7%

32%

57%

Mobile operator rounds

23%

10%

29%

38%

Condition-based maintenance

18%

16%

29%

37%

Predictive Analytics

26%

16%

19%

39%

Enterprise asset management

15%

11%

36%

38%

Case Study: Large Enterprise Energy & Utilities Company

Introduction

This case study of a large enterprise energy & utilities company is based on a May 2015 survey of Avantis PRiSM (formerly InStep) customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service. The profiled company asked to have their name blinded to protect their confidentiality.

Challenges

  • Operational challenges solved after deploying PRiSM:
    • Reduced unscheduled downtime

Use Case

  • Top purchasing drivers for buying PRiSM:
    • Ease of model-building process
    • Proven references
    • Fault diagnostics
  • Using PRiSM for:
    • Early warning detection of equipment failures
    • Online condition monitoring
    • Asset health and performance monitoring
    • Predictive maintenance

Results

  • 3- 6 months payback on their PRiSM system investment.
  • Up to 10% reduction in equipment downtime by using PRiSM.
  • Up to 10% reduction in operations and maintenance costs with PRiSM.
  • Up to 10% increase in productivity of operations and/or engineering staff by using PRiSM.

Avantis Condition Manager Customers Leverage Time-Based Preventative Maintenance

What Avantis Condition Manager software functionalities do you use?

Statistical based Preventive Maintenance
56%
Time based Preventive Maintenance
100%
RCM supporting functionality
44%
Procurement
67%
ERP Integration
33%
Mobile Access to Maintenance and Inventory
11%
Other
11%

AVEVA Avantis Customer Testimonial

Avantis 6.0 Demo

This was my first conference, but my group goes annually. The largest benefit was the demo of Avantis 6.0 and connections to other users.

Application Manager, Medium Enterprise Industrial Manufacturing Company

Avantis PRiSM Prevents a Catastrophic Explosion

We found a unit running with its air control on manual while picking up fuel flow with PRiSM. We were able to prevent a catastrophic explosion from happening on the unit.

Process Engineer, Large Enterprise Energy & Utilities Company



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About AVEVA Avantis

The Avantis Enterprise Asset Management solution and extension offerings form the core of the Asset Performance Management (APM) solution set. These maintenance repair and operations solutions provide maintenance management, spares and inventory management and a complete procurement capability.

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