Maintworld RSS Feed https://www.maintworld.com en-GB Thu, 27 Jun 2024 21:45:10 +0300 Thu, 27 Jun 2024 21:45:10 +0300eZ Publish http://www.rssboard.org/rss-specification European Industrial Maintenance Market is Growing Thu, 27 Jun 2024 21:45:10 +0300 http://www.promaintlehti.fi/content/view/full/7117 https://www.maintworld.com/News/European-Industrial-Maintenance-Market-is-Growing The European industrial maintenance market is expected to reach USD 142.69 billion by 2033 at a growth rate of 2.05% during the forecast period 2023-2033.

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The World's Most Responsible Companies in 2024 Thu, 27 Jun 2024 21:11:31 +0300 http://www.promaintlehti.fi/content/view/full/7115 https://www.maintworld.com/News/The-World-s-Most-Responsible-Companies-in-2024 TIME magazine and Statista have named the 500 companies doing the most for the planet. Schneider Electric scored the highest.

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Environmental monitoring market worth $33.9 billion by 2031 Thu, 27 Jun 2024 19:26:26 +0300 http://www.promaintlehti.fi/content/view/full/7110 https://www.maintworld.com/News/Environmental-monitoring-market-worth-33.9-billion-by-2031 Meticulous Research published a new market research report "Environmental Monitoring Market by Offering. It forecasts the environmental monitoring market to reach $33.9 billion by 2031 at a CAGR of 8.4% from 2024 to 2031.

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The Forsmark and Ringhals nuclear power plants are aiming for an 80-year lifetime for the existing reactors. Thu, 27 Jun 2024 18:44:27 +0300 http://www.promaintlehti.fi/content/view/full/7100 https://www.maintworld.com/Asset-Management/The-Forsmark-and-Ringhals-nuclear-power-plants-are-aiming-for-an-80-year-lifetime-for-the-existing-reactors The owners of the Forsmark and Ringhals nuclear power plants in Sweden have taken a targeted decision to extend the lifetime of their reactors from 60 to 80 years. This would allow fossil-free electricity generation until the 2060s.

 

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Fuelling the Future Maintenance and Energy in Industry 5.0 Fri, 07 Jun 2024 16:12:24 +0300 http://www.promaintlehti.fi/content/view/full/7093 https://www.maintworld.com/R-D/Fuelling-the-Future-Maintenance-and-Energy-in-Industry-5.0 With the introduction and implementation of Industry 5.0 we move into a new and imperative era, merging our digital world of advanced technology with our physical world of sustainability.

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Implementation of autonomous maintenance Fri, 07 Jun 2024 13:50:50 +0300 http://www.promaintlehti.fi/content/view/full/7078 https://www.maintworld.com/Asset-Management/Implementation-of-autonomous-maintenance The key concepts and challenges you may encounter when implementing an autonomous maintenance programme.

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How Can Virtual Reality Support Digital Content Creation for Industrial Maintenance? Fri, 07 Jun 2024 13:35:13 +0300 http://www.promaintlehti.fi/content/view/full/7075 https://www.maintworld.com/R-D/How-Can-Virtual-Reality-Support-Digital-Content-Creation-for-Industrial-Maintenance For this dissertation, four possible VR scenarios were identified along the maintenance documentation journey (see Figure), and three of them were evaluated in user tests. The fourth one, training to local maintenance team, was excluded from this study as it did not involve actual content creation but was considered a post-publishing activity.

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Ensure Availability, Cost Efficiency and Positive Climate Impact with Modernized Drives Fri, 07 Jun 2024 13:25:18 +0300 http://www.promaintlehti.fi/content/view/full/7072 https://www.maintworld.com/HSE/Ensure-Availability-Cost-Efficiency-and-Positive-Climate-Impact-with-Modernized-Drives Modernization allows older drives to achieve all the benefits of modern technology – lower harmonics, and higher serviceability and uptime.

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Virtual reality brings power to the maintenance business Fri, 07 Jun 2024 12:24:01 +0300 http://www.promaintlehti.fi/content/view/full/7064 https://www.maintworld.com/R-D/Virtual-reality-brings-power-to-the-maintenance-business Augmented reality is a viable new distribution channel for service instructions and enhances the product development process and service business of industrial companies.

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A Beautiful Partnership: Maintenance Technicians and Artificial Intelligence Thu, 06 Jun 2024 22:44:27 +0300 http://www.promaintlehti.fi/content/view/full/7057 https://www.maintworld.com/Asset-Management/A-Beautiful-Partnership-Maintenance-Technicians-and-Artificial-Intelligence Our case for the collaboration between actual and artificial intelligence.

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Moving Massive Loads with Half-Millimetre Precision – Remote Handling Solves a crucial maintenance need for fusion reactors Thu, 06 Jun 2024 19:20:03 +0300 http://www.promaintlehti.fi/content/view/full/7050 https://www.maintworld.com/R-D/Moving-Massive-Loads-with-Half-Millimetre-Precision-Remote-Handling-Solves-a-crucial-maintenance-need-for-fusion-reactors Worn parts need to be replaced and nuclear dust needs to be removed and handled safely. The remote replacement of massive divertor cassettes in the ITER reactor was demonstrated at the beginning of the year on the DTP2 test platform at the VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland.

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Can 3D-Printed and Laser-Hardened Tools meet the Strict Requirements of Production? Thu, 06 Jun 2024 18:40:38 +0300 http://www.promaintlehti.fi/content/view/full/7042 https://www.maintworld.com/R-D/Can-3D-Printed-and-Laser-Hardened-Tools-meet-the-Strict-Requirements-of-Production SSAB has tested 3D printing in the production of hard-to-find spare parts. The results showed a longer lifespan of parts and lower costs.

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Selecting the Correct Bearing Seal Thu, 06 Jun 2024 17:50:43 +0300 http://www.promaintlehti.fi/content/view/full/7037 https://www.maintworld.com/Asset-Management/Selecting-the-Correct-Bearing-Seal Seals keep lubricant in the bearing and bearing chamber, and exclude contaminants.

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IT Asset Management Software Market Size is Set to Grow by USD 456.14 Million from 2024-2028 Thu, 06 Jun 2024 15:48:58 +0300 http://www.promaintlehti.fi/content/view/full/7020 https://www.maintworld.com/News/IT-Asset-Management-Software-Market-Size-is-Set-to-Grow-by-USD-456.14-Million-from-2024-2028 According to Technavio, the global IT asset management software market size is estimated to grow by $456.14 million between 2024 and 2028, growing at a CAGR of nearly 7.58% during the forecast period.

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The Market for Railway Maintenance Machines is Growing Thu, 06 Jun 2024 15:43:16 +0300 http://www.promaintlehti.fi/content/view/full/7018 https://www.maintworld.com/News/The-Market-for-Railway-Maintenance-Machines-is-Growing Railway maintenance equipment is expected to grow by USD 1.44 billion from 2023 to 2027 at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of nearly 6.4%.

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TÜV SÜD at Hannover Messe 2024: Advancing Safe Hydrogen Tech Thu, 06 Jun 2024 15:34:38 +0300 http://www.promaintlehti.fi/content/view/full/7016 https://www.maintworld.com/News/TUV-SUD-at-Hannover-Messe-2024-Advancing-Safe-Hydrogen-Tech TÜV SÜD has created a solution to provide reliable opinions on the suitability of materials and components for future hydrogen use.

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Green Hydrogen Industry Research 2023: The global market is growing really fast Thu, 06 Jun 2024 15:30:10 +0300 http://www.promaintlehti.fi/content/view/full/7014 https://www.maintworld.com/News/Green-Hydrogen-Industry-Research-2023-The-global-market-is-growing-really-fast2 This growth of the green hydrogen market is likely to be driven by low variable renewable energy (VRE) electricity costs, global plans for net-zero emissions by 2050, and increasing awareness regarding green hydrogen.

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The Escalating Threat of AI-Driven Phishing Thu, 06 Jun 2024 15:16:34 +0300 http://www.promaintlehti.fi/content/view/full/7012 https://www.maintworld.com/News/The-Escalating-Threat-of-AI-Driven-Phishing The rapid adoption of Generative AI (GenAI) technologies has led to a significant increase in sophisticated phishing campaigns. 

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Wind Turbine Manufacturers See Record Year Driven by Growth in Home Markets Thu, 06 Jun 2024 15:09:09 +0300 http://www.promaintlehti.fi/content/view/full/7010 https://www.maintworld.com/News/Wind-Turbine-Manufacturers-See-Record-Year-Driven-by-Growth-in-Home-Markets LAST YEAR, wind turbine manufacturers set a new volume record, installing 120.7 GW globally despite economic and supply chain challenges, as per GWEC’s report. Chinese companies dominated the market, with Goldwind leading, followed by Envision and Vestas.

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Radiation from space can cause errors in the operation of quantum computers Thu, 06 Jun 2024 14:53:46 +0300 http://www.promaintlehti.fi/content/view/full/7007 https://www.maintworld.com/News/Radiation-from-space-can-cause-errors-in-the-operation-of-quantum-computers Radiation from space is a challenge for quantum computers as their computation time becomes limited by cosmic rays.

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Demand for critical energy transition minerals could increase almost fourfold by 2050 Thu, 06 Jun 2024 14:38:03 +0300 http://www.promaintlehti.fi/content/view/full/7005 https://www.maintworld.com/News/Demand-for-critical-energy-transition-minerals-could-increase-almost-fourfold-by-2050 As the climate emergency intensifies, demand is surging for minerals that are critical for renewable energy technologies like solar panels, wind turbines and electric vehicles (EVs).

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The global hydraulic valve market will reach $8.56 billion by 2034 Thu, 30 May 2024 19:54:37 +0300 http://www.promaintlehti.fi/content/view/full/7001 https://www.maintworld.com/News/The-global-hydraulic-valve-market-will-reach-8.56-billion-by-2034 Fact.MR says in its recent market research report that the demand for hydraulic valves in the oil and gas industry is growing due to the increasing focus on efficient optimization and control of processes.

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LEAG relies on AFRY for another large-scale Power-to-X project in Germany Thu, 30 May 2024 20:22:19 +0300 http://www.promaintlehti.fi/content/view/full/7003 https://www.maintworld.com/News/LEAG-relies-on-AFRY-for-another-large-scale-Power-to-X-project-in-Germany Lausitz Energie Kraftwerke AG (LEAG) is developing a second Power-to-X (PtX) plant to be built on the decommissioned area of the coal power site in Boxberg, Saxony.

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Hydrogen generation market size records $47.84 billion growth between 2023-2027 Thu, 30 May 2024 18:53:23 +0300 http://www.promaintlehti.fi/content/view/full/6999 https://www.maintworld.com/News/Hydrogen-generation-market-size-records-47.84-billion-growth-between-2023-2027 According to Technavio, falling fuel cell prices are one of the key trends in the market.

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Neste, Marubeni Corporation and Resonac Corporation to cooperate on renewable chemicals in Japan Thu, 30 May 2024 18:29:38 +0300 http://www.promaintlehti.fi/content/view/full/6997 https://www.maintworld.com/News/Neste-Marubeni-Corporation-and-Resonac-Corporation-to-cooperate-on-renewable-chemicals-in-Japan Resonac produces renewable olefins and derivatives at its Oita Complex in Japan to meet demand of domestic and overseas markets.

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Valmet enters joint venture with Körber to advance the digital offering to the tissue industry Thu, 30 May 2024 18:19:21 +0300 http://www.promaintlehti.fi/content/view/full/6995 https://www.maintworld.com/News/Valmet-enters-joint-venture-with-Korber-to-advance-the-digital-offering-to-the-tissue-industry Valmet and Körber have on May 29, 2024, reached a joint venture agreement to further strengthen FactoryPal, a venture of Körber. FactoryPal is a software developed for tissue converting operations that improves shopfloor manufacturing performance and productivity.

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Electrical steel market plays a crucial role in the modern energy sector Tue, 30 Apr 2024 21:48:54 +0300 http://www.promaintlehti.fi/content/view/full/6989 https://www.maintworld.com/News/Electrical-steel-market-plays-a-crucial-role-in-the-modern-energy-sector The global electrical steel market is projected to grow significantly, with a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 7.6%.

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Automotive segments lead the market in US robotics integration in the manufacturing market Tue, 30 Apr 2024 21:43:29 +0300 http://www.promaintlehti.fi/content/view/full/6987 https://www.maintworld.com/News/Automotive-segments-lead-the-market-in-US-robotics-integration-in-the-manufacturing-market The value of robotics integration in the US manufacturing market is forecast to reach $7.48 billion by 2029, up from $4.3 billion in 2024, representing a CAGR of 11.6%.

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Wärtsilä's operation and maintenance contract ensures production security at lithium mine in Argentina Tue, 30 Apr 2024 21:05:16 +0300 http://www.promaintlehti.fi/content/view/full/6985 https://www.maintworld.com/Asset-Management/Wartsila-s-operation-and-maintenance-contract-ensures-production-security-at-lithium-mine-in-Argentina The mine is situated approximately 3,800 meters above sea level and has an arid climate. 

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Quantum challenge to be solved one mile underground Tue, 30 Apr 2024 20:35:59 +0300 http://www.promaintlehti.fi/content/view/full/6983 https://www.maintworld.com/R-D/Quantum-challenge-to-be-solved-one-mile-underground Radiation from space is a challenge for quantum computers as their computation time becomes limited by cosmic rays. 

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