Xerium SMART Connect enhances roll monitoring
Youngsville, NC-based Xerium Technologies, Inc. recently launched SMART® Connect Technology, furth er extending the functionality of its patented SMART Technology platform.
SMART Connect now includes seamless connectivity to existing site computer systems with automatic data back-up. In addition, SMART Connect’s innovative new mobile monitoring capabilities provide the ability to monitor nip analytics from smartphones and tablets, at anytime from anywhere. The system also enables collaborative review of the analytics with the customers’ and Xerium’s engineers.
SMART Connect can also estimate a machine’s financial cost savings opportunities by comparing the actual nip conditions to an ideal condition based on key performance parameters.
Xerium says its customers are reporting benefits such as; reduced problems with roll crown issues, improved machine productivity, reduced energy consumption and better product quality.
Xerium Technologies, Inc., www.xerium.com/SMART