Globetech Pty Ltd – Foundation Member Australia - Siemens MindSphere Industry 4.0 Program. Globetech became one of only eight (8) Automation/IT companies in Australia to be selected as a foundation member of the Siemens MindSphere IoT cloud based analytical program as part of the Industry 4.0 evolution that is changing industry and our society. The presentation was held in Melbourne at Swinburne University. MindSphere provides the platform for Globetech to assist its customers analyse problems across their entire operations, develop solutions much faster than before, allowing our clients to gain greater control of their current and future business. MindSphere, the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) solution connecting physical manufacturing, energy and infrastructure assets to the virtual world, already has over one million connected devices and systems worldwide. Data is being described as the oil of the 21st century. 90% of the data in the world today has been created in the last two years and 5.5 million new ‘things’ get connected every day. However, the value is in being able to refine that crude data and turning it into usable business information. This requires sophisticated platforms that simplifies and enables the process. It also requires skilled people to extract the value of this data, to develop new innovative ways to analyse and model industries data, to allow industry to make future decisions and respond to every increasing disturbance’s and challenges it faces. ... See MoreSee Less
Valmet and Globetech enter into a strategic partnership regarding power and process industry automation in Australia, New Zealand and South East Asia
Valmet has signed a strategic value-added reseller (VAR) agreement for power and process industry automation with Globetech Pty Ltd based in Australia and Globetech Asia based in Vietnam. The agreement covers Australia, New Zealand, Vietnam, Laos, Cambodia, Myanmar, Singapore and case-by-case other the countries in South East Asia.
“By having an experienced automation partner by our side, we will be able to better serve our customers in the power and process industries. Valmet’s system reliability and upgradability are important factors when they make investments,” says Florentino Chicharo, CEO, Globetech Pty Ltd.
“The agreement is in line with our strategy to enter these market areas. As Globetech has established its presence, we see high potential in expanding our power and process automation system business in cooperation with it,” points out Kari S. Heikkilä, Director, Partner Business, Automation, Valmet.
Valmet’s role in the partnership is to supply its Valmet DNA automation and information platform for process control, whereas Globetech is responsible for project execution and resources. Valmet DNA is already being used in thousands of power plants and industrial processes around the world.
Valmet is the leading global developer and supplier of process technologies, automation and services for the pulp, paper and energy industries. We aim to become the global champion in serving our customers.
Valmet's strong technology offering includes pulp mills, tissue, board and paper production lines, as well as power plants for bioenergy production. Our advanced services and automation solutions improve the reliability and performance of our customers' processes and enhance the effective utilization of raw materials and energy.
Valmet's net sales in 2015 were approximately EUR 2.9 billion. Our 12,000 professionals around the world work close to our customers and are committed to moving our customers' performance forward - every day. Valmet's head office is in Espoo, Finland and its shares are listed on the Nasdaq Helsinki.
The partnership between Globetech and Bronx has continuously grown in several projects of Coil Processing Lines around the world, and now it continues in a major project in Vietnam with a leading investor - Hoa Phat Group.
The line is a single pass 120 m/min continuous color coating line with thickness capability ranging from 0.15mm to 0.8mm and coil width up to 1250mm. It will be capable of producing 120,000 tonnes per annum. The new line forms part of a cold rolled complex being built in the Hanoi region of Vietnam.
Globetech and Globetech Asia have been selected by Bronx to provide the Automation System and the Prime and Finish Ovens (4 zone, gas fired convection ovens) for the Color Coating Line. Supervision of installation and commissioning are also included in the scope of work.
Globetech has extensive experience in the Automation and Drives fields and is complemented the capabilities and expertise of Globetech Asia in the industrial Process Engineering and Mechanical Engineering fields serving major industries in Vietnam and the Asian region.
Globetech are committed to provide the most technically advanced and cost effective solutions to all our valued clients. ... See MoreSee Less