AI: How AI and machine learning benefit refineries and petrochemical plants

| January 30, 2019

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Embedding machines with artificial intelligence (AI) allows them to learn from their past experiences. This means that machines at a petrochemical plant can use past data to predict future events. These predictions could include equipment maintenance or future disruptions that may occur at the plant. One of the best uses of AI is enabling computers to optimize plant operations based on historical trends. The overall automation of  refineries helps plant managers minimize downtime and provide better returns on investment for the owners.

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