Press Release

MiRO Drives Digital Transformation with Picture Archiving and Communication Systems (PACS)

DIMATE GmbH, February 29, 2024

MiRO, Germany's largest refinery, is spearheading a transformative initiative with DIMATE GmbH to digitize its Non-Destructive Testing (NDT) processes, heralding a new era of operational excellence and efficiency. With a strategic focus on optimizing processes and margins, MiRO has embarked on this journey during its major plant shutdown, aiming to improve inspection practices and drive performance improvements across its facilities.

Under the leadership of Dr. Fabian Kohlbecker, the project manager overseeing MiRO's digitalization efforts, the refinery has embraced technology to streamline workflows and enhance operational agility. Andreas Gast, head of MiRO's NDT department, reflects on the impact of digitalization, stating, "Enormous progress has been made here,” and “we have really been able to noticeably increase efficiency.”

To learn more about MiRO's digital transformation journey and its impact on the refinery's operations, DIMATE’s exclusive interview with Dr. Kohlbecker and Mr. Gast is available for viewing here.

As MiRO continues its digital transformation journey, it remains committed to driving innovation and leveraging technology to unlock further efficiencies, ensuring its position as a leader in the refining industry.

DIMATE is a software technology company based in Germany and supports the energy industry from upstream to downstream up to clean energy in the digitalization of testing and inspection processes. To learn more and stay up-to-date with DIMATE's future developments, visit

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