Smart Sensors - a Metris pillar of technology
The new technology brand Metris combines all of the ANDRITZ GROUP’S IoT and Industry 4.0 solutions, which stand for innovation and know-how. ANDRITZ offers scalable, multi-branch IoT solutions down to machine level that can be used for new and also existing machines and systems and supports customers substantially in achieving their goals in terms of productivity and efficiency in the best possible way. Metris is based on the three pillars of technology – Smart Sensors, Big Data Analytics, and Augmented Reality. In addition to conventional Smart Sensor technology, ANDRITZ also uses micro- and wireless sensors for Metris. These sensors can be used to collect even more detailed machine and plant data from pre-defined areas that are relevant in optimizing operations.