23 NOVEMBER 2021


Next-generation artificial intelligence provides commercial and supply chain advantages for energy companies
Beyond Limits, an industrial and enterprise-grade AI software company built for the most demanding sectors, today announced the general availability of its new LUMINAI Refinery Advisor. Developed in collaboration with bp, this cloud-based offering leverages Beyond Limits’ Cognitive AI software to better adhere to commercial operating plans, capture and operationalize expert knowledge, reduce production material costs, maximize operational efficiencies, accelerate time to market, and reduce waste in critical downstream oil and gas sectors.
Beyond Limits LUMINAI Refinery Advisor allows plant operators to meet refinery operating plans more consistently and adapt to ever-changing constraints by providing real-time guidance and specific instructions based on expert engineering, operator knowledge, and process conditions. The no-code solution provides an easily integrated and affordable application to optimize plant-wide process functions in a unified, digital space, improving alignment between planning, engineering, and operations to ensure all teams have the specific directions they need to keep the refinery running at enhanced efficiency.
“Our new LUMINAI Refinery Advisor product is specifically designed to take on the toughest challenges facing the energy industry today,” said AJ Abdallat, CEO of Beyond Limits. “Beyond Limits’ industrial-grade AI solutions provide plant operators and R&D organizations with explainable real-time recommendations to optimize operations and improve decision-making speed and accuracy across a broader decision space. These AI-powered extensions are already making a valuable impact, allowing companies to maximize profits and gain a competitive advantage.”
“In a dynamic and complex manufacturing environment, having real-time insights into current optimization opportunities has proven valuable to our operations team,” said Maddy Hoyne, Optimization Superintendent, bp Whiting Refinery. “The rapid deployment of LUMINAI Refinery Advisor site-wide has helped us make quick and ongoing adjustments resulting in improved operating performance over a short period of time.”
Learn more about the new Beyond Limits LUMINAI Refinery Advisor by clicking here.
About Beyond Limits
Beyond Limits is an enterprise-scale AI company that optimizes operations, boosts efficiency, and increases productivity for demanding industries including energy, utilities, and healthcare.
Beyond traditional artificial intelligence, our software products are powered by Beyond Limits’ award-winning Cognitive AI technology, utilizing a hybrid AI approach that combines data-centric techniques with embedded human knowledge to affirm trust in software-driven decisions, manage operational risk, and drive profitability.
Founded in 2014, Beyond Limits leverages a significant investment portfolio of advanced technology developed at Caltech’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory for NASA space missions. The company was recently honored by Frost & Sullivan as a Company of the Year for their 2021 Best Practices Award and by CB Insights on their 2020 List of Top 100 Most Innovative Artificial Intelligence Startups.
For more information, please visit www.beyond.ai