This paper describes the application of a multi-agent architecture in industry. This perspective is part of the ESPRIT project named DIAMOND. its objective is the integration of several single monitoring and diagnosis (M&D) sysatems into one global system, enabling the M&D systems to co-operate. Two industrial applications will demonstrate the feasibility and advantages of the DIAMOND system.
Keywords: Diagnosis, monitoring, production plant, power generation, multi-agent system
1st IFAC Workshop on Multi-Agent-Systems in Production - MAS'99. Vienna, Austria. December 2-4. 1999.
Published: December 1999.