We wanted to share a ‘day in the life’ anecdote from one of our staff engineers, Gene Gallagher. Gene’s process for creating the best and most affordable outcome for our client is a great example of how you don’t always need expensive new machines when something goes wrong.
In a round of “guess your favorite type of downtime”, we’d put our money on you choosing scheduled downtime with proactive, asset protecting maintenance, over unscheduled, business disrupting downtime caused by equipment failures. But when it comes to your facility’s productivity and your business’ bottom line, where you put your money is what really matters.
To get some insight into the value of thermographic inspections, we interviewed a pair of Digitronik team members who have been performing thermographic services for a variety of our customers. Enter Shawn Mott, company founder and President, and John Attanasio, Assistant Electrical Thermographer.
If you’re a fan of rock and metal, you probably remember the bands of the 1980s: Metallica, Twisted Sister, Def Leppard, and Van Halen, to name a few. Their music will live on forever, but the control systems your plant installed when hair metal was still brand new? Not so much!
Your vintage controllers may still be chugging along, but there’s no guarantee they won’t go the way of the cassette deck in your ‘84 Chevy. Don’t let your productivity get chewed up by failing equipment! Read on to learn about the benefits of modernization.
In the five years since the formation of Digitronik, we’ve seen our broad range of skills pointed in so many different directions that not much surprises us anymore. But to say that finding ourselves in the jungles of Gabon working for Shell merely raised our eyebrows would be a definite understatement. We’re pumped and we’re proud, so we decided to interview the pair of high-tech studs who rose to the occasion and wrote a new chapter in our company’s history, principal engineers and partners Shawn Mott and David Coon.
We are very pleased to announce our new affiliation with Kepware Technologies, a leader in software for Industrial Automation and IoT. Digitronik’s prior experience with Kepware applications and our Kepware product training qualifications have led to our Silver-Level System Integrator designation.
“Providing exceptional customer experiences is a top priority for Kepware,” said Brett Austin, President, Kepware. “Our carefully-selected network of system integrators allows us to leverage regional market expertise and deliver the product and service quality synonymous with Kepware.”