Supporting Your Business Processes with W@M - Life Cycle Management
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Endress + Hauser Inc.
2350 Endress Place
Greenwood, IN, 46143
Press release date: May 12, 2008
Knowledge is a critical factor in driving productivity and competitiveness - and full knowledge of your plant status allows for good maintenance planning. W@M - Life Cycle Management from Endress + Hauser, provides up-to-date and complete information on all your instrumentation assets.
W@M - Life Cycle Management, is an open information management system providing data flow and archiving for the technical and operational management of your plant. You can do this at any time or place. From engineering, procurement, and commissioning to operation, maintenance and the replacement of individual components, W@M is an open and flexible information platform with on-site tools and services supporting you throughout your plant's life cycle.
In the initial engineering phrase, W@M supports you in the selection of the most appropriate instruments and the specification of measurement technology to best fit your requirements. Simple to navigate, the Endress+Hauser Applicator tool assists you in the selection of the correct measurement instruments and provides access to an extensive library of documentation. With Applicator, the initial information is created for a W@M data record that clearly identifies the instrument and makes it traceable for all subsequent processes in the instrument's life cycle.
During the procurement phase, W@M helps you check availability and prices quickly and efficiently. Just simply place the configured instrument in the shopping cart and place your order. Immediately, the status of the order or shipment can be monitored online. The preparation of catalog and spare part lists, makes ordering as easy as possible. Your orders can be prepared and fully completed in the Endress+Hauser online shop.
In the commissioning phrase, W@M provides all the information you need for a safe installation and commissioning. You can quickly download documentation, software or factory certificates in a variety of different languages.
The Endress+Hauser Group Endress+Hauser is a global leader in the creation of measurement instrumentation, services and solutions for industrial process engineering. In 2005 the Group generated 885.5 million euros in turnover and a profit of 69.8 million euros. The family business comprises 75 companies with more than 7,000 associates in 38 countries, managed and coordinated by a holding company in Reinach, Switzerland. Competent employees and partners guarantee sales and quality service worldwide.
Products With a wide range of sensors, instruments, systems and services, Endress+Hauser covers the areas of level, flow, pressure and temperature measurement as well as liquid analysis and data acquisition. We connect field devices to process control systems and support our customers with automation and logistics solutions. Our products set standards in quality and technology. In 2005, Endress+Hauser spent 8.4 percent of its net sales on research and development, and filed patent applications for 173 developments.
Industries Customers are primarily from the chemical/petrochemical, pharmaceutical, food, water & wastewater, paper, energy and oil & gas sectors. With support from Endress+Hauser, they optimize their process engineering procedures while taking into consideration environmental protection, safety and economic efficiency.
History Endress+Hauser was founded in 1953 by Georg H. Endress and Ludwig Hauser. The Endress family has been the sole owner of the company since 1975. In 1995, Klaus Endress took over the management of the Group from his father. For more than 50 years, the company has developed consistently from being a specialist in level measurement to a provider of complete solutions for industrial measuring technology and automation, while continually breaking into new markets.
For further information, visit our website: www.us.endress.com or contact: 888-ENDRESS