Storage Terminals Magazine, June/July 2022 Issue 03
By Floyd Baker, VP Antea North America
As featured in Storage Terminals Magazine
Using Digital Twin for Terminal Asset Integrity Management
In this article, Floyd Baker, asset integrity management expert with over 40 years industry experience in various roles, examines the use cases of digital twin technology for the mechanical integrity of storage tanks and terminals. He explains what a digital twin is, how it works within the sphere of tank and terminal inspection data management, and the most cost effective strategies to leverage it for improved proactive maintenance and overall reliability.
In this article, you will learn:
- The power of visualization for proactive maintenance, prolonged asset lifecycles, and more intelligent spending;
- The applications of digital twin technology for asset integrity management;
- How to leverage digital twin to ensure successful digital tank integrity implementations;
- Strategies to change maintenance intelligence for optimized output, reduced risk, and improved safety.
We also have additional resources on this topic that might be of value to you:
More Resources :
The Four Dimensions of Mobility for Asset Integrity Management
Have you ever wondered how many applications there are for mobile technology in asset integrity management? Did you know that mobile asset integrity technology can facilitate hands-free inspection reporting and remote collaboration between team members for critical decision making?
How Digital Twin Improves Maintenance, Reliability, and Asset Integrity Management for Storage Tanks and Terminals
Digital Twin – which can be defined as a digital representation or virtual model of a physical object – is not a new technology; yet, in the usage of asset integrity management for oil and gas or petrochemical storage tanks and terminals, it is evolving rapidly.
Digital Tools Preserve Asset Integrity
Examines the applications of digital twin technology for preserving and improving the asset integrity management of storage tanks and terminals.