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Terminology Explained: What is Safety Integrity Level (SIL)?

Terminology Explained: What is Safety Integrity Level (SIL)?

Another Terminology Explained: What is Safety Integrity Level (SIL)? This post aims at providing a brief introduction to the concept of Safety Integrity Level (SIL) and how this is interpreted in Synergi Plant. Big thank you to Felipe Sodré and C ...

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It is about Evolution, not Revolution!

It is about Evolution, not Revolution!

One of the biggest misconceptions about simulation and modelling is that one needs to add all information before getting useful information as a payback. I strongly disagree! It is about Evolution, not Revolution! Models can yield useful informati ...

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Webinars: learn how the Pipeline Ecosystem can benefit your operations

Webinars: learn how the Pipeline Ecosystem can benefit your operations

It's been a pretty exciting time around here...  For those of us who develop software for all things 'Pipeline', we are making some bold moves to bring our forces together.  For many years we have offered a wide variety of solutions for the managem ...

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Ship and offshore structural engineering and project-collaboration in the cloud

Ship and offshore structural engineering and project-collaboration in the cloud

In DNV GL we are used to work with most kinds of structures both in the design phase, as well as in the operational and decommissioning phase. Operators and contractors are investing a lot into the structures. It is crucial to keep an eye on the stru ...

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A primer: using GIS to build hydraulic pipeline models

A primer: using GIS to build hydraulic pipeline models

Often the most challenging part of hydraulic modeling is not the mathematics or the analysis of the results, it's the initial preparation of the data.  Frequently a GIS system is the 'system of record' for the starting point of a hydraulic model. ...

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PSIG 2017 - learn the latest in pipeline simulation

PSIG 2017 - learn the latest in pipeline simulation

DNV GL is committed to furthering the research in the area of pipeline simulation, for the benefit of the industry, and society as a whole.  Therefore, we have worked for many years with the Pipeline Simulation Interest Group (PSIG) toward this goa ...

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2017 International Software Summit - call for abstracts!

2017 International Software Summit - call for abstracts!

So DNV GL's 2017 International Software Summit - Americas will be heading west this year, to Palm Springs, California!  Registration is now open, and as in past years, we expect seats to fill up fast.  The 11th through 14 of September - mark your c ...

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A new perspective on risk results from Safeti

A new perspective on risk results from Safeti

The traditional and most common way of viewing risk results (i.e. contours) from a quantitative risk analysis (QRA) study of a hazardous facility is in plan (i.e. birds eye) view on a location map (see Figure 1). Figure 1: Traditional plan view ...

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Terminology Explained: What is Reliability-Centered Maintenance (RCM)?

Terminology Explained: What is Reliability-Centered Maintenance (RCM)?

In today's Terminology Explained: What is Reliability-Centered Maintenance (RCM)? Maintenance has changed over the past 30 years. This is due to a huge increase in the number and variety of physical assets that must be maintained, more complex desig ...

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World Water Day - doing our part for safe water

World Water Day - doing our part for safe water

The 22nd of March is "World Water Day", as designated by the United Nations. DNV GL is committed to doing its part to help provide available and safe water throughout the world. ...

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