2015 - Turkey Power and Utilities Industry Forum
SKIPPER Project: Production Management Using a PI System Infrastructure
In 2007 EDP Produção began the SKIPPER project, which aims, from a platform based on the OSIsoft PI System and other data sources, to build a system that offers features to support management of energy production. Upon completing the project, these expectations were met, including direct provision of production data, in an environment of sharing best practices and technology as well as retention of knowledge. This presentation summarizes the applications of SKIPPER with special focus on the use of the OSIsoft PI System tools including the PI Asset Framework."
EDP Energias De Portugal
Manuel Pio Silva
Manuel has a degree in Electrical and Electronic Engineering and a Master’s degree in Business Management.
He started his professional activity in ID of welding equipment and power electronics at Instituto Superior
Técnico in Lisbon; afterwards he worked in the Education field, Consulting for mobile and landline
communications. In 2000 Manuel joined EDP Group, working as avwind-resource's researcher at EDP Renewables. In EDP he
has also been working on commissioning of control equipment in thermal power plants, engineering and, since 2005, as PI