3rd February 2021 – GE Power Conversion and BLP Industry.AI have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) whereby the parties agree to work together to provide next generation AI technology and asset performance management solutions to help wind farm operators maximize asset availability and reliability.
GE Power Conversion is a global leader with unique experience and capabilities in the design and manufacture of advanced motor, drive and control technologies serving specialized sectors such as energy, marine, industry and all related services. The technical expertise of GE Power Conversion’s Engineering Design Centre (EDC), in Chennai, India, will leverage, through software and analytics, the Asset Performance Management solutions for sector specific applications in marine, metals and renewable, etc., globally.
BLP Industry.AI (Industry.AI) is a subsidiary of Bharat Light & Power Pvt Ltd (BLP). BLP is a renewable energy generation and technology company. Industry.AI is a global industrial AI and enterprise IoT company that accelerates digital transformation across industries and is one of the leaders in Enterprise AI and Industrial IoT technologies, it has a deep experience in big data analytics and experience in providing advanced electrical analytics offerings and technical support globally.
BLP Industry.AI and GE Power Conversion propose to bring together expertise from both the companies, BLP Industry.AI’s intelligent EDGE software, and its proprietary “Orion” platform – the operating system for AI and IoT, with GE Power Conversion’s Asset Performance Management (APM) solution, under this MoU.
BLP Industry.AI’s ‘Orion’ platform, along with its suite of industrial AI software-as-a-service products make industrial data valuable by providing relevant insights to operations and engineering teams, to drive efficiency and productivity. Industry.AI shall offer its ‘Renewables.AI’ application combined with GE Power Conversion’s Asset Performance Management (APM) – an intelligent equipment maintenance solution based on unique physics based analytical techniques, engineered to provide relevant data and insights to facilitate improved performance of industrial electrical equipment and associated systems.
“GE Power Conversion’s APM technology - which can unify high frequency data - and GE’s strength in power conversion technology, alongside Industry.AI’s experience in providing advanced analytics to the renewables sector, will help wind farm owners increase generation, reduce costs and improve returns.” said Tejpreet S. Chopra, Founder and CEO of BLP.
Mr. André Borouchaki, Chief Technology Officer, GE Power Conversion said, “We are excited to work together with BLP Industry.AI. Bringing together GE Power Conversion’s advanced digital industrial technologies and APM solution combined with Industry.AI’s ‘Orion’ platform will help wind farm operators to gain relevant data and insights to maximize their asset availability and reliability, ultimately helping the asset owners to reduce their costs and improve returns.”
About GE’s Power Conversion business
GE’s Power Conversion business applies the science and systems of power conversion to help drive the electric transformation of the world’s energy infrastructure. Designing and delivering advanced motor, drive and control technologies that evolve today’s industrial processes for a cleaner, more productive future, it serves specialized sectors such as energy, marine, industry and all related services. https://www.gepowerconversion.com/
GE (NYSE:GE) drives the world forward by tackling its biggest challenges. By combining world-class engineering with software and analytics, GE helps the world work more efficiently, reliably, and safely. For more than 125 years, GE has invented the future of industry, and today it leads new paradigms in additive manufacturing, materials science, and data analytics. GE people are global, diverse and dedicated, operating with the highest integrity and passion to fulfill GE’s mission and deliver for our customers. www.ge.com
About BLP Industry.AI
BLP Industry.AI (Industry.AI) is a subsidiary of Bharat Light & Power Pvt Ltd (BLP). BLP is a renewable energy generation and technology company with headquarters in India.
Industry.AI is a global industrial AI and enterprise IoT company that accelerates digital transformation across industries. The company provides an end-to-end solution which includes installing IoT devices and sensors to collect data onto its IoT platform ‘Orion’, analyze the data using AI and ML algorithms, and then productivity by providing actionable alerts and insights. Industry.AI’s ‘Orion’ platform provides a suite of industrial AI software-as-a-service (SaaS) products/applications and services which utilizes its vast library of proprietary AI algorithms. The SaaS products include asset health and predictive maintenance, inventory management (Spot.AI), supply chain optimization & asset tracking (Track.AI), performance monitoring, energy efficiency & sustainability (Conserve.AI), and visual analytics (Trust.AI) to drive safety, security, and quality in manufacturing.
The companies work across industries including manufacturing, renewable energy, ports, transportation, aviation, steel, real estate, automotive, energy, and oil & gas. Follow us on https://www.linkedin.com/company/blp-industry-ai/
For more information, contact:
Tarun Kumar, BLP Industry.AI | +91 99107 77986 | PR@blp.co.in
Kate Inglis, GE Power Conversion | +44 (0) 7766 991040 | Kate.Inglis@ge.com