The Digital Transformation of Royal BAM Group
With: Menno de Jonge, Director Digital Construction at Royal BAM Group
On the 7th of November Menno de Jonge, Director Digital Construction at Royal BAM Group, gave a presentation about BAM’s transformation from a traditional contractor company to a digital constructing company. During his presentation he explained how digitalisation transforms construction and how BAM implements new technologies. ‘BAM makes it before she makes it’ which means BAM builds their projects digital first, before they build their projects physically.
AkzoNobel: The next steps in industrial innovation
With: Johan Stockmann, Director Industry 4.0 at AkzoNobel
The Factory of the Future: Safe, Reliable, Autonomous!
On the 9th of October 2018 Johan Stockmann, Director Industry 4.0 at Nouryon (formerly AkzoNobel Industrial Chemicals) gave a presentation about the Future of the Chemical Industry. During his presentation he shared the vision of Nouryon on Industry 4.0 which includes minimal human intervention, high predictability and reliability and full (real time) transparency on operations and maintenance data. One of the insights shared was the implementation of smart software that can increase and decrease the production in the chlorine factory, based on the real-time prices on the energy market.
3-day study trip to the Hannover Messe in Hannover.