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Application Programming Interfaces’ (API’s): The key to making ultra-efficient engineering digital workflows

Application Programming Interfaces’ (API’s): The key to making ultra-efficient engineering digital workflows

An engineering analysis workflow is geared towards solving a specific engineering problem during the design or operation of an engineered system. An example of a typical workflow during operations Consider the release of flammable material fro ...

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Thinking outside of the box - Abraham Wald's Memo

Thinking outside of the box - Abraham Wald's Memo

I love this story - it is the perfect example of thinking outside of the box! The following text is based on MacTutor History of Mathematics archive and Biographies. Abraham Wald Background Abraham Wald Abraham Wald was a mathematician who contr ...

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Maros and Taro API - Automating work-processes

Maros and Taro API - Automating work-processes

Automation provides a standard method for one application to access the objects and properties of other applications. Maros and Taro support Automation processes so both tools can be controlled from any program that is written with Microsoft Visual B ...

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Forecasting Maintenance Excellence

Forecasting Maintenance Excellence

Striking a good balance between the cost of maintenance and cost of failure is essential. Profit margins are under ever-increasing pressure making it impossible for companies to carry-on with their current operational expenditure. Ageing assets coupl ...

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Part 1 – Public transport vs cloud computing, or is it the same?

Part 1 – Public transport vs cloud computing, or is it the same?

I have recently moved back to London, and need to commute to the office every day. Having a car is exciting - I will have more control, I will be able to leave home as I please, and use it as much as I want so long as I remember to fill it wit ...

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Powerful workflows – Integrating Insights

Powerful workflows – Integrating Insights

Increasing workflow efficiency is a key area of Asset Performance Management (APM). Poor information management is a hidden cost that can account for up to a fifth of operational budgets. New technology will enhance the existing workflows and create ...

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Qualitative VS Quantitative RBI: what are the benefits?

Qualitative VS Quantitative RBI: what are the benefits?

So, what's the best approach Qualitative VS Quantitative RBI? UPDATE: Take this opportunity to join us in this webinar: click here. DNV GL compared the implementation of qualitative and quantitative Risk-Based Inspection (RBI) on a specific project ...

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What did my Brompton teach me about condition-based maintenance?

What did my Brompton teach me about condition-based maintenance?

I've been riding my Brompton - one of those nice folding bikes - to work almost every day for the past 4 years. I love it; one of the best purchases I have ever made! Interestingly, it also taught me the importance of condition-based maintenance. ...

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Analytical solutions VS Data Analytics - What are the differences?

Analytical solutions VS Data Analytics - What are the differences?

As the industry evolved, new buzz words are being used to describe new techniques and methods to support the decision-making in the asset performance management area. Two key (and very similar) terms can lead to confusion - Data analytics and Analyti ...

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Consequence and Risk Analysis of releases of hazardous materials from buried pipelines made easy

Consequence and Risk Analysis of releases of hazardous materials from buried pipelines made easy

Releases of hazardous materials from buried pipelines can have disastrous consequences. A rupture and ignition of flammable gas from a buried pipeline in British Columbia, Canada initiated a forest fire which resulted in 1.6 hectares of land being bu ...

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