Case Study:

Metals


Tata Steel is one of the world’s largest steel producers, with an annual crude steel capacity of 23.5 million tonnes. Employing over 35,000 people across Europe, it is the largest foreign investor in the UK economy.

Tata Steel must have machinery that is in the very best condition to deal with the unique demands of the job, particularly the exposure to extreme heat conditions. Damage to equipment results in operational downtime and ultimately, can mean significant cost. In the event of a mechanical failure, Tata Steel needs to restore the machinery as quickly as possible in order to reduce disruption, and limit the operational and financial burdens...