Vuzix Corporation announced their strategic partnership with Modular Process Control, LLC the company otherwise referred to as “MPC Energy”. Vuzix is a leading supplier of Smart-Glasses and Augmented Reality (AR) technologies and products for the consumer and enterprise markets. MPC Energy provides energy management solutions through cloud-based energy management information system and energy monitoring services. The two have come together to collaborate on the delivery of Vuzix industrial smart glasses and MPC Energy’s Aura application to provide next-generation tools for the management of energy, resource consumption and conservation to industrial customers.
MPC Energy has been optimizing energy consumption for aluminum, gasoline, food, chemical and much more. They have been shrinking energy footprints of its global customers and reducing the amount of energy required to produce the products they consume. Vuzix’s AR smart glasses will enable the delivery of real-time insights from MPC Energy to operators on the consumption of their energy for systems, machines and devices. The delivery of real-time insights to the machines will allow operators to adjust machines and processes in a way that optimizes production and resource consumption in concert with the organization’s goals.
“The team at MPC Energy has established a legacy over the last 37 years in operational excellence and driving productivity and cost savings in over 100 manufacturing plants for its industrial customers,” said Matt Ratteree, President of MPC Energy. “We’re excited to partner with Vuzix to bring value proposition of predictive maintenance to our end customers through the use of Vuzix AT Smart Glasses and MPC Aura.” Paul Travers, President and CEO of Vuzix states, “MPC Energy’s next generation management tools paired up with Vuzix M300 smart glasses will drive new business opportunities for Vuzix with some world class customers in the industrial space.”
Vuzix will be attending the World Engineering Energy Conference (WEEC) with MPC Energy on September 27-29 in Atlanta, Georgia at the Georgia World Congress Center. The WEEC is an event where one can see exactly how the economic and market forces, new technologies, regulatory development and industry trends all merge to shape your critical decisions, as well as define what specific steps are needed to achieve optimum energy efficiency and performance within an organization. If you are in the Atlanta-area and interested in the work being done by Vuzix and MPC Energy they will showcase the Vuzix M300 and Aura. For more information on the WEEC visit their website for information on attendance and registration.