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Phast Web Services: Google Sheets Integration

A previous post outlined how Phast Web Services (PWS) could be integrated with the desktop version of Excel using macros and VBA. Integrating with Excel Online is not currently possible (July 2020) as macros and VBA are not supported in this version ...

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Phast Web Services: Sample Excel Integrations

Excel is a popular tool used by engineers for various type of calculations (including consequence analysis); hence it is a ideal platform to showcase the integration capabilities of Phast Web Services (PWS).   Integrating PWS into Excel re ...

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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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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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