2022 - AVEVA PI World Amsterdam - Infrastructure T&D, Water, and Smart Cities
Unified operation and data platform streamlines efficiency and optimizes water production - Gwinnett County
With an eye to sustainability, the Department of Water Resources in Gwinnett County, Georgia manages the purification of drinking water, freshand grey water services, and the delivery of more than 70 million gallons of water per day to more than a million residents. Gwinnett worked with AVEVA and its partner to implement a digital twin of operations at multiple sites spanning water production plants, distribution and transmission networks, and hundreds of water collection points. Using AVEVA UOC cloud-based technology, fully redundancy system and historian Gwinnett created a unified platform that streamlines efficiency and optimizes performance, boosting clean-water delivery by 20% against rigorous industry standards. The solution also helps target maintenance needs and forecast demand peaks to help ensure safe and efficient drinking water.
Vishal Mahna is responsible for global strategy and practice, technology adoption, solution architecture, customer projects for digital transformation in Monitoring and Control Business for Industrial Automation Sector. He is also responsible for partner enablement and technology enablement for Enterprise Visualization, HMI SCADA, IIOT, Unified Operations Centre and Cloud Services for AVEVA. Prior to his current role Vishal Mahna held several senior leadership positions for product development and management, digital offerings, Industry Solutions and Sales enablement. Vishal is a graduate from IIT, Roorkee and MS/MBA from FIT, MIT and passionate technologist to continuously innovate and digital transform operations in Industrial and Critical Infrastructure.
Department of Water,Gwinnett County
Sam Paul is the Head of Operations Technology for Gwinnett County, Atlanta, Georgia. He is responsible for SCADA and digital transformation projects at Department of Water.