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In the Field with Cumulus: Marc Marino, Software Engineer

In the Field with Cumulus: Marc Marino, Software Engineer

From left to right: Matthew Kleiman, Chiz Chikwendu, & Marc MarinoWe recently sat down with Marc Marino, a Software Engineer at Cumulus, to hear about his recent trip to the Pennsylvania Petrochemicals Complex (PennChem). PennChem is an ethylene cracker plant...

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Integrate Your Digital Twin with STS

Integrate Your Digital Twin with STS

Smart Torque System™ (STS) has multiple API’s that make it easy for customers to put and get data. The REST API can be used to automate business processes and integrate data seamlessly. This feature has several advantages:   Eliminate manual data entry and reduce...

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How to Avoid All Torque and No Action

How to Avoid All Torque and No Action

BOSTON, MA - January 15, 2021 - Matt Kleiman, Chief Executive Officer of Cumulus, and Brian Panoff, Senior Venture Principal at Shell Ventures, discuss the dual role that Shell Ventures played– first as an advisor and then as an investor – in bringing the Smart Torque...

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Making Digital Transformation Stick: 4 Strategies to Consider

Making Digital Transformation Stick: 4 Strategies to Consider

In our last blog, we discussed the role digital technologies have played over time within the energy industry, and why they have not yet achieved full acceptance and utilization. The Covid-19 pandemic has pushed industries to accelerate digital transformation faster...

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Making Digital Transformation Stick

Making Digital Transformation Stick

It is said that necessity is the mother of innovation. The Covid-19 pandemic is creating a necessity for digital transformation across the economy. Entire industries are adopting digital solutions at a rate that was unimaginable just months ago. Microsoft CEO Satya...

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The Cumulus Culture

The Cumulus Culture

Oftentimes, the test of character is most evident in times of adversity. Over the past few weeks, and in the coming months, with the enormous challenges we are currently facing, our character will continuously be tested. During these times it’s important to reflect on...

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Implementing Digital Doesn’t Have to be Difficult

Implementing Digital Doesn’t Have to be Difficult

Change is inevitable... The world changes faster today than at any moment in history. Five years ago, introducing new technologies to industrial front-line workers around the world, was a challenge. Today almost every worker owns a smart phone. They know how to swipe...

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Targeted Troubleshooting Eliminates Unnecessary Rework

Targeted Troubleshooting Eliminates Unnecessary Rework

Most construction project managers would agree that they lose too much money and allocate too many resources to rework. A recent study found that about 30% of the work performed by construction companies is actually rework. From a cost perspective, rework can often be...

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Preventing Leaks and Reducing Unplanned Downtime

Preventing Leaks and Reducing Unplanned Downtime

Minimizing unplanned downtime is one of the most important jobs of an oil and gas facility’s maintenance team. A 2016 study by Aberdeen Group found that unplanned downtime costs on average more than $260,000 per hour and more than $20 Billion per year in lost...

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