Visualize industrial information flows with Sankey diagrams

Figure 1. Distribution of heat and power to a factory site.

A brief start about Sankey

A rollback in history

Figure 2. Minard’s classic diagram of Napoleon’s invasion of Russia.

Applying Sankey diagrams

Identifying the main flow

Figure 3. Distribution of heat and power to a factory site.
Figure 4. Energy balance in a compressed air system.

Without getting lost

Figure 5. Line production of cosmetic products

Coming to an end

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