Aluminum maker crunches big data for top performance

"With the expanded knowledge of production dynamics that Statistica provides, we have improved total aluminum production while reducing the time spent analyzing key performance indicators." - Process Control Engineer at a large aluminum manufacturing company


Aluminum Case Study
Aluminum maker crunches big data for top performance

Business need:

A large aluminum manufacturer needed a way to more precisely monitor complex process data to ultimately increase production yields.

Solution:

The company deployed Dell’s predictive analytics platform, Dell Statistica, to identify and mitigate key factors affecting production quality as well as reduce energy consumption and improve employee productivity.

Benefits:

  • Reduced time spent analyzing key performance indicator data by 25 percent
  • Increased overall aluminum yield
  • Increased visibility into production process variables
  • Reduced energy consumption and greenhouse gas emissions during smelting process

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