Near-Miss Management Named ‘Rising Star Company’ Finalist by S&P Global Platts Energy Awards

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Near-Miss Management recognized for pioneering a new era of industrial software platforms that detect early risk indicators, enabling proactive risk mitigation for process and energy industries.

Near-Miss Management (NMM) today announced that the technological breakthrough of its Dynamic Risk Analyzer™ (DRA) software, and the resulting impact it is having on the process industries, led to their being named a ‘Rising Star Company’ finalist by the S&P Global Platts Global Energy Awards. Established in 1999 and often described as ‘the Oscars of the energy industry,’ the S&P Global Energy Awards highlight corporate and individual innovation, leadership and superior performance, with this year’s nominees representing 28 countries. The Rising Star Company category focuses on the company’s innovation, operational excellence, scope, growth and vision.

Developed specifically for the process and energy industries, NMM’s Dynamic Risk Analyzer™ (DRA) is a first-of-its-kind early risk detection software platform that identifies process problems at their initiation stage. Its unique ability to (a) rip through the entire spectrum of process data using proprietary machine learning technology, and (b) uncover problems long before humans or alarms can, results in reduced process failures, improved safety and reliability, and increased operating teams’ productivity. Backed by responsive management and a strategic go-to-market approach, Near-Miss Management is fulfilling their mission to enable industrial plants to prevent failures and ultimately, maximize their OEE and safety.

“We are honored to be recognized by S&P Global Platts as a Rising Star Company Finalist,” stated Dr. Ulku Oktem, CEO and Co-Founder of Near-Miss Management. “This recognition affirms our ability to transform operating cultures from reactive to proactive through our technology.”

Winners will be announced at the 2017 S&P Global Platts Global Energy Awards black-tie dinner on December 7th in New York City.

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