Virtualisation in action

October 2011
Process Engineering;2011 Supplement, p24
Trade Publication
The article reports on the implementation of virtualisation technology by Honeywell Specialty Materials (HSM) at its Geismar, Louisiana, facility with the aim of reducing infrastructure and maintenance costs and power consumption at the facility. The HSM plant manufactures chemical products, including HFC-245fa blowing agent used in the production of rigid foam insulation. HSM had first applied virtualisation technology on its existing R200 Operator Training System (OTS).


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