Benefits of big data evaluation

Industry 4.0 will sustainably change the way blast furnaces and their key equipment will be operated in the future. The diversity of possibilities will grow with the variety of available data.
This paper describes a first approach to the topic that is geared to increase efficiency of the blast furnace, to increase availability of the critical equipment and ease its maintenance. 
As for most of the other industries, all steps are ultimately geared to reduce costs and increase process efficiency to give the BF operators a competitive edge in a demanding market.

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