Case Study Results

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CADETECH Improves Monitoring of Electromechanical Shovels at World’s Largest Copper Mines https://www.ni.com/en-us/innovations/case-studies/19/cadetech-improves-monitoring-of-electromechanical-shovels-at-worlds-largest-copper-mines.html
Developing a highly specialized continuous monitoring system for electromechanical mining shovels to enable a predictive maintenance strategy for these critical machines.

Using LabVIEW and PXI to Detect Compressor Vibration Tester Defects https://www.ni.com/en-us/innovations/case-studies/19/using-labview-and-pxi-to-detect-compressor-vibration-tester-defects.html
Detecting all defect criteria that cannot be detected with an old single-axis vibration test system.

Controlling a Hardware-in-the-Loop Grid Simulator for the World’s Most Powerful Renewable Energy Test Facility https://www.ni.com/en-us/innovations/case-studies/19/controlling-a-hardware-in-the-loop-grid-simulator-for-the-worlds-most-powerful-renewable-energy-test-facility.html
Providing energy companies and graduate students a state-of-the-art facility to test both the mechanical and electrical characteristics of a hardware innovation prototype for any energy resource on a utility ...

Developing a Monitoring System for Predictive Maintenance of a Conical Mill https://www.ni.com/en-us/innovations/case-studies/19/developing-a-monitoring-system-for-predictive-maintenance-of-a-conical-mill.html
Making a mill monitoring system detect misuse of material, measure the wear of the internal mechanical components, generate a database for modeling the aging machinery, reduce machine downtime and reduce ...

Oil Well Fracture Pump Monitoring and Analysis Using LabVIEW and NI RIO Technology https://www.ni.com/en-us/innovations/case-studies/19/oil-well-fracture-pump-monitoring-and-analysis-using-labview-and-ni-rio-technology.html
Building an advanced monitoring system that can survive being mounted directly to an oil well servicing pump in a rugged environment while performing advanced analysis on sensor data.

Controlling the World’s Largest Fuel-Cell Hybrid Locomotive with NI LabVIEW and CompactRIO https://www.ni.com/en-us/innovations/case-studies/19/controlling-the-worlds-largest-fuel-cell-hybrid-locomotive-with-ni-labview-and-compactrio.html
Controlling the operation of a 250 kW fuel-cell hybrid locomotive.

Developing a Compact Data Logger for Railroad and Rail Vehicle Performance Validation https://www.ni.com/en-us/innovations/case-studies/19/developing-a-compact-data-logger-for-railroad-and-rail-vehicle-performance-validation.html
Monitoring railroad track condition, performance of rail vehicles in different railroad conditions, and riding characteristics and conducting similar trials using an oscillograph-fitted railway coach equipped ...

Smart Turf Harvesting Machine Boosts Productivity and Reduces Cost https://www.ni.com/en-us/innovations/case-studies/19/smart-turf-harvesting-machine-boosts-productivity-and-reduces-cost.html
Delivering a high-performance, automated turf harvester that reliably and efficiently palletizes turf in a variety of farming conditions while increasing farm productivity, reducing machine operating costs, ...

Engineered for Earthquakes: Preparing for the Next Big One https://www.ni.com/en-us/innovations/case-studies/19/engineered-for-earthquakes-preparing-for-the-next-big-one.html
At the Earth’s surface, earthquakes manifest by shaking and sometimes displacing the ground. It is estimated around 500,000 earthquakes occur each year that are detectable with current instrumentation, ...

Model Based Design for an Elevator HIL Test System Using CompactRIO https://www.ni.com/en-us/innovations/case-studies/19/model-based-design-for-an-elevator-hil-test-system-using-compactrio.html
Developing an synthetic instrument based on CompactRIO hardware to characterize the efficiency of a lift control on a hardware-in-the-loop (HIL) reactive test bench, reusing a timer model used in simulations. ...