The partnership with Librestream will enable Siemens Energy to directly offer the Connected Worker solution to its vast customer base.
Fremont, CA: Librestream, a leading provider of augmented reality (AR) and remote collaboration solutions, announced that Siemens Energy, a leading energy infrastructure provider, has selected the Librestream Onsight augmented reality platform for its innovative Connected Worker solution.
"Librestream has almost 20 years of remote collaboration experience in the industrial market, which is evident in the depth of their platform and global customer footprint," shared Laura Anderson, Head of Controls and Digitalization at Siemens Energy. "We require a partner that is capable of meeting the strict security requirements of our market and can immediately deliver access to remote experts, content and procedures across every environment. Equally as important, we need a partner with an aligned vision and product roadmap that builds on our leadership position and guides our customers into the future of the connected worker."
Siemens Energy is deploying the Connected Worker solution across its thousands of field service workers and external contractors who together serve thousands of global energy and power customers. The partnership with Librestream will also enable Siemens Energy to directly offer the Connected Worker solution to its vast customer base. Using this solution, teams can remotely diagnose, inspect, and maintain equipment such as industrial steam and gas turbines, onshore and offshore oil and gas platforms, and plant instrumentation and controls. Benefits include faster resolution time, increased productivity, worker safety, and higher uptime for customers.
John Bishop, CEO at Librestream, stated, "We greatly value our partnership and are honored to be selected for the Siemens Energy Connected Worker solution. This partnership brings together two best-in-classes companies and addresses a growing requirement to digitally enable frontline workers at asset-intensive companies for greater productivity and safety coupled with critical field insights and cost efficiencies. We look forward to continuing the digital worker journey with Siemens Energy."
The package comprises the full Librestream Onsight platform, including remote expert assistance, digital workflow procedures, workspace document management, artificial intelligence capabilities, and specialty field inspection hardware.
Siemens Energy's Connected Worker solution includes the following Librestream components:
• Remote expert collaboration optimized for challenging field environments
• Artificial intelligence such as Computer Vision object recognition with integrated IoT data
• Digital workflow procedures and document management to guide, capture and distribute tribal knowledge
• Specialty field hardware including the Onsight Hub adapter and Onsight Cube, an Ex-certified thermal imaging wearable
• Integration with a collaboration system such as Microsoft Teams to streamline communications throughout the organization