"Provideor" a data science company active since 2012 with a focus on building analytical solutions for the supply chain and manufacturing industry has joined forces with "The Grain", a company with solid historical roots in the maintenance & reliability industry.


With this strategic integration, the company provides a unique offering for the broader manufacturing and process industry, supplying integrated IoT solutions. We focus on: (1) digital manufacturing applications with artificial intelligence techniques and advanced visualization; and (2) total plant optimization by applying prescriptive analytics.

 Overall Equipment Effectiveness, predictive maintenance, quality and yield optimization, demand forecasting and smart production are the key outcomes delivered to our market.

 With a strong domain expertise, solid technology partners, and 12 experienced data scientists and engineers, this new venture prepares and supports its customers for the inevitable digital transformation in our industry. The company will operate in the market under the name "The Grain" with its headquarters in Aartselaar, Belgium (Antwerp area). Dirk De Nutte is CEO of "The Grain".