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Digitalization and software solutions

Digital solutions for managing risk and improving safety and asset performance for ships, pipelines, plants, offshore structures, electric grids, smart cities and more. Our open industry platform, cyber security and software solutions support business-critical activities across many industries, including maritime, energy and healthcare.

Posts posted in April 2016

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From FMECA to RAM studies

From FMECA to RAM studies

Failure Modes Effects Analysis (FMEA) and its extension, Criticality (FMECA), is a process analysis tool used to identify potential failures that could affect the performance of a piece of equipment and/or asset. In the oil and gas industry, FMEA/FME ...

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How can a 'Digital Twin' help with your pipeline optimization?

How can a 'Digital Twin' help with your pipeline optimization?

DNV GL - Software has launched the Digital Twin concept, as a key means for us to provide value to your business. See the Software Page on dnvgl.com for all the details. As you will see, we have shared this information with you in the context of ...

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Digitalization, digital twins and cyber-physical systems...what's in it for us?

Digitalization, digital twins and cyber-physical systems...what's in it for us?

In a recent article, I wrote a bit about technology waves and the difficulty we experience when we have to decide on jumping onto a wave or just letting it pass by. Actually, the same applies to all the buzz-words you face when working in the tech-in ...

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Digitalization of World - Digital Twins

Digitalization of World - Digital Twins

Today our CEO released a video describing the concept of cloud-based Digital Twins. This is central to our vision of developing the next-generation of asset-centric engineering applications and ecosystems. You can watch the video here: Digi ...

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In memoriam - Don Schroeder

In memoriam - Don Schroeder

A tribute to one of the true innovators in the natural gas industry, and in our company: Donald W. Schroeder, Jr., age 74, of Carlisle, passed away on Sunday, April 17, 2016 at the Carlisle Regional Medical Center. He was born March 26, 194 ...

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The Curious Case of the 'Critical Pipes' - Conclusion

The Curious Case of the 'Critical Pipes' - Conclusion

When we last left our story, our daring hero Alex Hollis, through conversations with one of our Synergi Gas users, realized that for long pipes, Synergi Gas's use of average values for velocity, temperature and compressibility can yield some unexpected results. Read on to see what happened next! ...

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Source Term, the crucial initial step

Source Term, the crucial initial step

Quantifying the physical consequences originating from a loss of containment event typically starts by understanding the discharge parameters. Your consequence or risk assessment is only as good as your source term. ...

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Synergi Training - new classes posted!

Synergi Training - new classes posted!

The weather is warming up, flowers are blooming and new training schedules are posted! Now is a great time to register for one of our many Synergi product training courses. ...

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Sesam + AVEVA. Inspiring insight in another software company!

Sesam + AVEVA. Inspiring insight in another software company!

This post is written my colleague David Engerberg in our Sesam Support & QA unit. I recently attended the 2016 AVEVA User Meeting in Malm?, Sweden, where I also had a presentation about Sesam. AVEVA is recognized as one of the world's leading ...

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Synergi Gas and the Curious Case of the ‘Critical Pipes’

Synergi Gas and the Curious Case of the ‘Critical Pipes’

Some time ago, a young engineer from one of our natural gas distribution system client companies was attending a Synergi Gas training course. He approached me to ask how he could best identify ‘critical pipes’ in the high pressure parts of his distribution models. I was stumped right there... ...

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