Improving Efficiencies at Mining Operation
Customer was experiencing frequent and unexpected failures on gearbox leading to unplanned downtime. Regular maintenance efforts and greasing were proving ineffective.
Vibration and Temperature sensors were installed and integrated using the DATTUS platform. Analysis of the data identified the specific failure causing condition, prompted focused maintenance efforts that eliminated the failure.
Value for OEM
Data collected allowed OEM to better support the customer and improve the repair process to avoid future breakdowns.
Value for Customer
Customer better understood how to operate the equipment for optimal OEE, and reliability was greatly improved.