Food processing, meet IIoT

March 8, 2018
Smart tools increasingly make predictive maintenance practical.

As with every other field, food manufacturing is accessing internet-based tools and applications to solve the most nettlesome problems in plant operations.

Case-in-point: manufacturers of AC-induction motors are introducing moderately priced sensors for monitoring temperature, current and vibration, a capability reserved in years past for large machinery.

So what’s their motivation? (Or what is unique about this digital transformation in the food-processing world?)

Find the full piece from our sister publication, Food Processing, right here.