Bundling and implementing best practice APM solutions and asset integrity services improves system availability and total cost effectiveness in Oil & Gas, Chemical and Power Markets
Stork Asset Management Consultancy B.V. and Meridium®, the global leader in Asset Performance Management (APM) software and services, today announced an expanded partnership. Stork became a Meridium Certified Services Provider (MCSP) earlier this year, and now will work with Meridium to support asset owners who embark on a joint asset performance improvement journey.
Billions are invested globally in the acquisition, operation and maintenance of production assets. A 1% improvement in production performance can be worth hundreds of millions of euros annually. In asset-intensive industries, using Asset Performance Management (APM) to manage asset risks can improve key operating metrics, as well as asset and system reliability and improve productivity and revenues.
“We are pleased to announce this expanded partnership with Stork,” said Maher Maamari, Meridium Managing Director EMEA. “Risk management strategies should focus on taking advantage of opportunities and improved ways to approach that challenge. Meridium’s solutions and industry knowledge are complemented by Stork Asset Management Consultancy’s expertise. By combining our strengths, we provide best APM practices and solutions to our customers.”
According to Stork Vice President Consultancy Femke de Jager, “Together, Stork and Meridium are helping customers to reduce risk, assure safety and improve asset performance. With access to Meridium’s market-leading APM solutions, we will enhance our customer’s profits through innovative services and solutions during the lifecycle of the asset.”
Meridium is the global leader in asset performance management (APM) software and services for asset-intensive industries. Meridium drives insights into industrial assets for mitigating risk and improving operational excellence. Founded in 1993 and headquartered in Roanoke, VA (USA), Meridium pioneered the vision, software and technology behind Asset Performance Management (APM). Today, Meridium serves market-leading companies in more than 80 countries with more than 1,200 licensed sites around the globe.