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Issue 35
Quarter 2 2014

Oil & Gas


Insight Issue 35 Daqing improves procurement efficiency; GASCO meets energy demands; PT Saipem uses intelligent P&IDs; Wood Group Mustang natural gas processing; WorleyParsons powers the design; Hyundai Engineering uses automated hangers and supports; IMR Hamburg pipelines; Mayekawa speeds piping design; SNERDI integrates nuclear design; 3D deliverables for smaller projects; Requirements management and traceability

Issue 34
Quarter 4 2013

Intergraph Smart™ 3D

Insight Issue 34 Changing the Game with Shale Gas; Going Deeper in the North Sea; SKDY Automating Ship Design; Hyundai Engineering Seamless Integration; Rekadaya Power of 3D Design; SNEC Increasing Engineering Design Efficiency for China’s Largest Methanol Project; Vietsovpetro NIPI Investing in Technology for Offshore Design; Tecnomare High-speed Offshore Design; SNC-Lavalin Completing Feasibility Studies in Record Time; Burns & McDonnell Bringing Data to the Surface; Kahuna Designs Riding the Wave of Shale Gas

Issue 33
Quarter 2 2013

Information Management

Insight Issue 33

Woodside manages brownfield data; Gassco better manages change to move gas safely; COOEC improves information management; CTCI enhances information sharing; INPEX manages data for mega-projects; Asking questions before handover; Investing in PIM strategy

Issue 32
Quarter 4 2012

Greater China

Insight Issue 32 CNOOC; ECEPDI; SEI; SLECC; 3D Interoperability for Engineering; Symbol design at FL Smidth; Top 10 Lessons for IT Projects; Multi-vendor CAD models

Issue 31
Quarter 2 2012

Owner Operators

Insight Issue 31 Asset Management; Plant Instrumentation; CAD Productivity; Fenstermaker; MAJA Consulting Group; Power Generation Plant Efficiency at Empresarios Agrupados; Chiyoda manages materials for mega-projects; CADWorx at Temco; Clean water with renewable energy at Acciona Agua

Issue 30
Quarter 4 2011

Smart 3D in Production

Insight Issue 30 Fluor; Petrovietnam Marine Shipyard (PV Shipyard); SKDY; Kyutech; Designing Tomorrow’s Advanced Vessels; Transitioning to 3D Modeling; Prioritizing Pipe Stress Analysis

Issue 29
Quarter 2 2011

Oil & Gas Industry

Insight Issue 29 Samsung Heavy Industries; SATORP; Saipem; Petrofac; OMV; AESA; Keppel Shipyard boosts efficiency; GlaxoSmithKline saves design costs; KBR Russia gains quality

Issue 28
Quarter 3 2010

SmartPlant® Enterprise

Insight Issue 28 Safety; Grenland Group Advances Productivity with SmartPlant 3D Automation; Tharo Consulting Develops Effective and Detailed Analysis with CAESAR II; Ward TANK Wins Fabricated Product of the Year Award Using PV Elite; Process Industry Practices; cPLM vs. PLM; SPO Interface Management

Issue 27
Quarter 1 2010

Materials Handling Industry;
Power Industry

Insight Issue 27 COADE stress analysis and SIGRAPH engineering and schematics solutions; Promon Engenharia Successfully Implements Mining and Metals Methodologies; ECM S.A. Projetos Industriais; SNC-Lavalin; Siemens Energy Sector Implements Smart 3D; Iberdrola; KKS-Enabled Power Solution

Issue 26
Quarter 4 2009

Offshore Industry

Insight Issue 26 Keppel Offshore & Marine; COSCO Shipyard; Fabricom Suez; Suncor and SmartPlant Foundation; C&I Engineering transitions from PDS to Smart 3D and SmartPlant Review; Tyco Thermal Controls; Hertel Group uses Intergraph piping solutions

Issue 25
Quarter 3 2009


Insight Issue 25 Construction and mining; SmartPlant Construction; COAA workforce planning; Neste Oil; Sinclair Knight Merz; United Group Resources; Laser Scanning; Plant Asset Life Cycle Management

Issue 24
Quarter 2 2009

Oil & Gas Industry

Insight Issue 24 Mustang Engineering; ORLEN Projekt; Vietsovpetro; Fluor; Streamlining Data Validation, Transformation and Loading (SPO VTL); Convert legacy data to Smart 3D and SmartPlant P&ID; RFID for Materials Management

Issue 23
Quarter 4 2008

Smart 3D Industry Leaders; Marine Industry

Insight Issue 23 Smart 3D; URS Washington Division; Genpro Engenharia; SPO Project Execution; SmartPlant Construction; Det Norske Veritas (DNV); Lloyd's Register; Grenland Group; Martec Ltd.; SNAME; JGC

Issue 22
Quarter 3 2008

Future of Engineering Productivity

Insight Issue 22 SmartPlant Enterprise: The Right Solution for Nuclear Power Plants; PBMR; SNC-Lavalin Nuclear; Nynas Chooses SmartPlant Enterprise for Refinery Productivity Gains; Sinopec Engineering; SmartPlant Isometrics

Issue 21
Quarter 1 2008

Owner Operators; Power Industry

Insight Issue 21 PTTEP Creates Enterprise Engineering Hub; Atomic Energy of Canada; Burns & McDonnell; De Smet Engineers & Contractors; PEC-Tech

Issue 20
December 2007

Marine Industry; Canada

Insight Issue 20 Smooth Sailing for Samsung Heavy Industries; Canadian Oil Sands Deliver Great Challenges - and Opportunities; Suncor; Ledcor Industrial; Tri Ocean Engineering Ltd.

Issue 19
May 2007

Enabling Interoperability

Insight Issue 19 Odense Steel Shipyard speeds to success; PM Group grows in biopharma; Work Process Interoperability

Issue 18
January 2007

Merging Cultures, Growing Success

Insight Issue 18 Integration and interoperability; WorleyParsons; Chematur; Rotary Engineering Ltd.; Outokumpu Technology; Tiers of Integration

Issue 17
November 2006

Optimizing Operational Parameters

Insight Issue 17 ENGlobal Takes SmartPlant 3D to the Field; Ship to (Off)Shore with Keppel FELS; Discovering the Value of Intelligent Data at SCG Chemical Group

Issue 16
Summer 2006

Power Generation

Insight Issue 16 Resurgence in Commercial Nuclear Power at Westinghouse Electric Co.; A Nuclear Revival at Washington Group International; Chinergy is Powering Up a Growing Nation; AECL Takes "CANDU" Approach to New Nuclear Technologies

Issue 15
Winter 2006

Europe, the Middle East and India


Insight Issue 15

Shaw Stone & Webster in EMIA; Mega-projects in the Middle East; Murray & Roberts; Linde Engineering; OMV; European Shipbuilding



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