Video: The 25% Solution: Ashland Inc.’s Recipe for On-Schedule, On-Budget, and On-Spec Alizay, France Plant Start-Up

In this 30 minute video, Ashland Inc.'s Robert Burgman shares how they applied early planning, “first-of-kind” pre-factory acceptance testing (FAT) design review and standardized document review with its main automation contractor (MAC) to limit schedule slip risk. Combined with state-of-the-art automation technologies, the Alizay, France plant start-up delivered engineering, wiring, operator training and startup cost savings, along with almost instant on-spec product—meeting scheduling and budget goals and ensuring fulfillment of regional customer commitments.