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Phast and Safeti for domino assessment

Phast and Safeti for domino assessment

A domino effect is a hazardous event on one facility or installation causing failure of equipment on neighbouring facilities or installations leading to additional hazardous materials being released. A jet fire from facility A impinging on a pressure ...

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Explainer: Phast Web Services

Explainer: Phast Web Services

What is Phast Web Services? "Phast Web Services" is a collection of the various models in Phast hosted online as web services.   But what is a web service, I hear you ask? A "web service" is simply a software application that is acce ...

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Analytics and planning- Can we trust the data? (2-3 Min read time)

Analytics and planning- Can we trust the data? (2-3 Min read time)

Prescriptive approaches to power system planning are gaining momentum and available data is leading the way to new methods that leverage simulation software to the fullest extent. System planning has largely been a craft that engineers have adapted ...

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The Digital Twin in oil and gas: How far have we come?

The Digital Twin in oil and gas: How far have we come?

We started discussing the idea of Digital Twins in our industries a couple of years ago. When I investigated the popularity of the search term over the last 5 years, it shows that it is now googled more often than ever before. To put that into perspe ...

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My. Power. Is. Out. Again!!!

The US power grid is an extremely reliable network of power distribution equipment, wires, and cables inclusive of generation, storage and time varying loads.  Despite the complexity of the distribution grid, the power networks remain as reliable as ...

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New insights show the value of open ocean data

New insights show the value of open ocean data

We know that we must take better care of our planet and the oceans. And to get technological advances in these fields, we need to take better care of all the data describing them. But why, and how? As engineers and data scientists, we have to show th ...

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Pipeline leak detection: Tackling the uncertainties

Pipeline leak detection: Tackling the uncertainties

Pipeline safety and leak detection All of us involved in the pipeline industry seek to eliminate leaks, be they catastrophic or relatively minor.  We at DNV GL have been at the forefront of these efforts and continue to invest heavily in advancing ...

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A Christmas Carol - Pipeline ecosystem edition

A Christmas Carol - Pipeline ecosystem edition

Season's greetings from the Pipeline Ecosystem team A Christmas Carol - Pipeline edition     The pipeline ecosystem team at DNV GL want to wish all their customers, followers, friends and acquaintances a very happy Christmas and h ...

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Will the Tesla Model 3 Disrupt the Utility Grid ?

Will the Tesla Model 3 Disrupt the Utility Grid ?

I recently sat down with a Tesla owner to see how their experience has been and if they have noticed any impact to their electricity bill since adding the fast charging wall connector and an additional 100 amp circuit. Tesla Model S Charging As I p ...

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Increasing safety and pipeline performance through application systems redundancy

Increasing safety and pipeline performance through application systems redundancy

Redundancy in leak detection systems increases pipeline safety  and performance Ensuring the availability of operationally critical systems is fundamental to oil and gas pipeline performance and safety.  For this blog post I am delighted to introd ...

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