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Bently Nevada has a rich history of machinery condition monitoring experience and has always placed a high priority on educating and helping customers manage & maintain their equipment better. Every quarter, you will see published content by Bently Nevada to be highlighted as the digital Orbit newsletter. Although the format may be different than previous newsletters from the past, the information is just as valid and informative as the original printed magazine.

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Technical publications of product features for continued advancement of operating asset condition monitoring, diagnostics, and performance optimization.

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June 2020

June 2020

Over the past 20 years, System 1 has been a critical tool for customers in Oil & Gas, Power Generation, and General Industries, with more than 10,000 active users globally. In addition, our Services team leverages the platform to support end customers with remote asset monitoring and expert machinery analysis in real time 24/7. Across modern process-intensive industries, control and protection systems are the backbone of critical machinery management. These systems, along with the personnel who use them, are the first responders to unexpected safety, environmental, and productivity issues. We are also proud to announce that our new Orbit 60 product is available to quote (ATQ) as of April 2020. Our teams are actively working with customers on upgrade opportunities, new applications, and large global projects to position Orbit 60’s innovative design platform. In addition to System 1 and Orbit 60, Ranger Pro is on the emerging side of the next lifecycle's curves in revision three and is an exciting new product for Bently Nevada. Read the latest view point from the Senior Product Manager of Bently Nevada sensors on plans going forward. Finally, often times our customers will share their experiences as described in the events that occurred at Ras Tanura Refinery Centrifugal Compressor (410 K-1). The plant where the compressor operates is designed to produce Natural Gas Liquid (NGL) from a mixture of sour gases from the crude stabilization and refining process to give their perspective on how Bently Nevada continues to support them. At Bently, we are very proud of our legacy and continued evolution to meet new use cases and solve new customer problems.

March 2020

March 2020

It is impressive to know that many of our employees here at Bently Nevada have served in our business for a minimum of ten years, with employees reaching forty or more years in 2020 as they near their retirement. With that said, we continue to deliver our excitement and energy into keeping things fresh with new technology. The excitement across the marketplace is in full swing with the announcement of Bently Nevada’s next generation condition monitoring, protection and data integration platform showcased this past September 2019. Delivering safe, efficient, reliable, and environmentally friendly operations while maintaining a competitive advantage over peers is virtually unachievable without intelligent adoption of technology and cultural acceptance of changes to long standing processes.

December 2019

December 2019

The global compliance landscape continues to evolve at an unprecedented pace. In addition to compliance becoming increasingly detailed and specific by machine, process, application, and environment, many countries are introducing their own specific regulatory requirements. Process-intensive Industrial Operators are increasingly wading into the digital transformation revolution to streamline production in the face of globalization, a shifting workforce, and heightened cyber security threats. While technology moves at a rapid pace with exciting advancements and new discoveries, it’s the beneficial application of said technology that is key. In the world of Condition Monitoring and protection, terms such as the Internet of Things, edge devices, smart sensors, cloud capability, digital, are the latest trends towards connecting machines in order to gather even more data for machine learning to provide insights into the future.

September 2019

September 2019

Bently Nevada has launched its next generation platform of condition monitoring! Learn more and connect with us in person at future events. Connect Live! Learn. Share. Experience. Throughout these opportunities, System 1 is Bently Nevada’s flagship software platform where leadership has shared on how System 1’s best-in-class combination of Connectivity, Analytics, and Visualization capabilities positions it as the premier Edge Historian and Condition Monitoring platform for all Industrial Operators. Bently Nevada has been your trusted source of highly reliable machinery information for the last 60 years – and we’re here to help you for the next 60+ years! A plant reliability managers’ top concern is ensuring that all plant assets remain healthy, online, and productive. The only way to do that with certainty is to frequently monitor the health of every eligible machine in a plant, an endeavor that was nearly impossible -- until now.

July 2019

July 2019

Bently Nevada launched a new all-access, global, customer training website May 2019! With that, we’ve made the case for Condition Monitoring within the Adapt Instrument Family. Bently Nevada’s Advanced Distributed Architecture Platform Technology (ADAPT) is the highest performance, most versatile vibration-focused industrial condition monitoring and evaluation system available today. We then take you into insights from Plant-wide Maintenance Webinar. Optimize Efficiency, Improve Productivity and Reliability while Reducing Maintenance... Yes, it CAN be done! This is an opportunity for innovation, revealing the unmonitored risks in your rotating equipment. This is a widespread unplanned maintenance time-bomb and provides an unparalleled opportunity for innovation.

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