Goal to reduce operations and maintenance costs on their mixed manufacture (EMD GE, Siemens) fleet of 700 locomotives. (Source: OSIsoft, 2016)
Challenges - Lacked the network and systems to continually collect data from fleet in the field.
Solution - Collected VR Data using Wi-Fi transfers into a real-time infrastructure supporting CMMS
Results - Completed transition to CBM within a year expanding network to support streaming data