Company: P & H Mining Equipment Inc.
Headquarters: Milwaukee
Size of Company: 1,000 or more employees
Industry: Mining
Primary Product Line: Mining equipment, parts, and services
Name of Project: PreVail for Remote Health Monitoring of Heavy In Pit Mining Equipment
Project Objective: To improve customer service and value; increase equipment availability
Technologies Employed: PreVail is built on top of Matrikon’s Mobile Equipment Monitor ™ product and integrates with SalesForce support portal, Reliability Centered Maintenance (RCM) tool and database; and the shovels ABB DCS and drive controls
Accomplishments/ROI: The MinePro service division reviews data and advises customers on how to handle issues; information is leveraged to increase the efficiency of RCM practices for equipment maintenance. Equipment R&D groups also use data to identify design improvement opportunities, increasing machine performance and quality on future releases; ROI expected within three to six months