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Progen reap benefits on major EVONIK project using AVEVA 3D modelling solution

AVEVA announced today that Progen Projetos Gerenciamento e Engenharia S.A. (Progen), a leading Brazilian engineering company, has gained impressive benefits by using AVEVA PDMS™ software on a major greenfield project in Brazil, for multinational EVONIK.

‘We have experienced significant advantages by using AVEVA PDMS on EVONIK’s BOOST project, a new plant that will produce products for the cosmetics industry’, explained Renato Marquesano, Engineering Systems, Progen.  ‘Previously we were working with 2D design software and increasingly encountered discrepancies, from inaccurate material lists to high numbers of clashes. This led to significant and costly problems in the construction phase.   Read more…

Digital Asset approach delivers significant financial benefits for EPCs and OOs

AVEVA has announced today the release of a new business paper: “The Digital Asset Approach – Defining a new era of collaboration in capital projects and asset operations”. This paper focuses on the importance of the Digital Asset for both Engineering, Procurement, & Construction companies (EPCs) and Owner Operators (OOs). One of the consistent challenges in both major capital projects and asset operations is the availability to all stakeholders of trusted information for effective and timely decision-making. Through the collaborative creation, sharing and maintenance of a Digital Asset throughout the life cycle of its physical equivalent, all parties can improve their collective business processes and increase ROI. Read more…

TOTAL E&P NORGE AS goes virtual with AVEVA

AVEVA announced today that TOTAL E&P NORGE AS (TOTAL) has chosen AVEVA Activity Visualisation Platform™ (AVEVA AVP™) to support training activities on its Martin Linge topside platform in the North Sea. Seeking an immersive training environment to facilitate advanced training for their HSE (Health, Safety and Environment) and other scenarios, TOTAL chose AVEVA after a competitive selection process.

’TOTAL required a captivating advanced training solution to provide an accurate and realistic environment to familiarise staff early, thoroughly and safely prior to deployment on-site in the North Sea’, said Derek Middlemas, COO and Head of Enterprise Solutions, AVEVA. ‘While the facility is still under construction, the ability to perform realistic training scenarios in a virtual environment is important for initial safety familiarisation activities. Later, such  training methods  provide a risk free environment to practice more complicated and hazardous training scenarios throughout the life of the platform. AVEVA AVP, part of AVEVA’s advanced Immersive Training offerings, reduces the need to go on-site, thus resulting in reduced costs and saving of time.’ Read more…

AVEVA Diagrams collaboration capabilities set to drive productivity results

AVEVA today announced the latest release of AVEVA Diagrams™, engineering software that enables the creation and delivery of intelligent P&IDs and other schematics. This major software update will enable process and systems engineers to collaborate more efficiently on multi-discipline projects thereby eliminating errors and inconsistencies that could otherwise lead to costly subsequent rework.

‘AVEVA Diagrams is much more than just a schematics design program’, explains Dave Wheeldon, Chief Technology Officer, AVEVA.  ‘It is a sophisticated, object-centric application with the ability to effectively create engineering and design data. At the same time, it can control and communicate change across multi-discipline projects that deliver real cost, quality and schedule benefits to our customers’. Read more…

AVEVA inspires the next generation of Korean ship designers

AVEVA announced today that AVEVA Marine and AVEVA Bocad software licences will be deployed in Korean Universities and schools to encourage the ongoing development of the local Marine industry. Students will be introduced to the ship design process through hands-on experience with essential engineering and design disciplines.

‘We welcome AVEVA’s support to bring critical job skills to our students’, said Professor TaeWan Kim, Seoul National University. ‘By working closely and training the professors and teachers on the software, AVEVA is enabling the university to give the students the best experience of industry-leading design software. AVEVA is truly inspiring the next generation of Korean ship designers’. Read more…

AVEVA Partners With EMC To Deliver Integrated Solution For Capital Projects And Asset Operations

AVEVA announced today that it has collaborated with EMC Corporation’s Enterprise Content Division to deliver an integrated software solution for the management and control of engineering data and associated documents. Designed for the specific needs of Owner Operators (OOs) and Engineering, Procurement, Construction companies (EPCs) in the plant and power markets, the integration will provide increased efficiency and information accuracy to support safe and compliant capital project execution and asset operations.

AVEVA and EMC‘By combining two best-in-class product suites into a single solution, AVEVA and EMC are delivering a set of capabilities that provides truly comprehensive decision making,’ said Derek Middlemas, COO and Head of Enterprise Solutions, AVEVA.  ‘This supports all business processes in capital projects and asset operations where the requirement for high integrity documents and associated engineering data to maintain safety and compliance is vital.’ Read more…

JSC NIIK migrates to AVEVA Everything3D

AVEVA today announced that Research and Design Institute of Urea and Organic Synthesis Products (JSC NIIK), a leading Russian engineering company, has migrated to AVEVA Everything3D™(AVEVA E3D™). This follows its significant investment in AVEVA’s Integrated Engineering & Design (IE&D) solution in 2013, which is now a standard for all new projects. AVEVA E3D gives JSC NIIK a multi-discipline 3D plant design software that will bring increased efficiency across a project.

‘JSC NIIK has established a new engineering business approach, which we have based on AVEVA’s defined and proven IE&D process’, said Oleg Kostin, Managing Director, JSC NIIK. ‘Having experienced the benefits of integrating different disciplines in one process across a project, we wanted to match the quality of our design solution to that of our engineering disciplines. We are now able to work on the same projects with the enhanced functionality and benefits of AVEVA E3D in a completely integrated and interoperable environment. We are rolling it out to new engineers and departments immediately. All future projects will be completed with AVEVA E3D.’   Read more…

ENERGOINVEST d.d. Sarajevo achieves time reduction in Design Works using AVEVA Bocad Tower

Bosnia and Herzegovina’s leading EPC uses AVEVA’s advanced solution for steelwork modelling and fabrication to slash completion times on major Tower Design Works

AVEVA announced today that ENERGOINVEST d.d. Sarajevo, a multi-disciplinary engineering company, has used AVEVA Bocad Tower™ to complete the construction of a K-Face transmission tower, saving time for the design of towers significantly.  AVEVA Bocad Tower is the only software designed specifically for the construction of transmission and communication towers, increasing productivity and enabling superior quality modelling. The AVEVA Bocad products are helping companies achieve right-first-time fabrication, ensuring assets are delivered on time and on budget. Read more…

Eversendai Offshore selects AVEVA Marine for Integrated Engineering & Design

AVEVA today announced that Eversendai Offshore, a brand new customer, has made a significant investment in AVEVA’s Integrated Engineering & Design solutions through its deployment of AVEVA Marine. The agreement includes the full suite of AVEVA Marine engineering and design applications that will be used on a series of new marine and offshore projects, including topsides, platforms and ships. Rapid installation and minimal training requirements have allowed Eversendai Offshore to immediately begin using AVEVA Marine on major new contracts. The software was up and running in a matter of days with minimum disruption to engineering and business processes. Read more…

AVEVA opens new office in Saudi Arabia

AVEVA today announced the opening of its new office in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. The new office strengthens its presence in the Middle East and further enhances its growing global network. The office will offer sales and support for all of AVEVA’s solutions and services, with particular focus on Owner Operators (OOs) and Engineering, Procurement and Construction (EPCs) contractors in the very important oil & gas and power sectors. Read more…

AVEVA boosts Promer’s project quality and efficiency

AVEVA today announced that Promer Consultancy and Engineering Company has selected its Integrated Engineering & Design solutions for major engineering projects, with customers including Turkey’s largest oil & gas Owner Operator. In order to meet the requirements for increased project efficiency and higher quality deliverables, Promer will deploy the AVEVA solutions on greenfield energy and mining projects. It will also utilise the out-of-the-box capabilities of AVEVA Everything3D™ to read LFM Software Limited’s laser scan datasets to reduce rework on brownfield oil & gas revamp projects. Read more…

AVEVA acquires 8over8 Limited

AVEVA today announced that it has acquired 8over8 Limited (8over8). This acquisition provides the software platform for AVEVA to address the current global need for increased project control, capital discipline, minimising project overruns, and delivering improved efficiency in operations.

8over8’s flagship product is ProCon, a risk management software platform that connects Owner Operators (OOs) and Engineering Procurement Construction companies (EPCs) throughout the project life cycle. ProCon can be deployed on site, or through a privately managed cloud, providing real-time risk management for major capital projects. Trusted to manage contract execution in multi-billion dollar capital projects globally, ProCon is firmly established in the largest capital-intensive energy projects in the world. Read more…

AVEVA announces major enhancements to AVEVA NET

AVEVA today announced a number of improvements to AVEVA NET, its powerful Information Management software. Customer feedback has already shown that these improvements enhance both overall user experience and productivity, enabling significant savings across engineering projects and asset operations. This latest release benefits from simpler and quicker installation and an enhanced user interface that is both intuitive and tablet-friendly. Read more…

AVEVA opens office in Aberdeen to meet needs of North Sea Oil & Gas market

AVEVA today announced the opening of its new office in Aberdeen, further strengthening its growing global network. The office will offer sales and support for all of AVEVA’s solutions and services with a strategic focus on the region’s globally recognised oil & gas sector.

‘We have worked with our customers in Aberdeen for many decades,’ said Richard Longdon, CEO, AVEVA. Richard Longdon, CEO, AVEVA‘This office represents our continued commitment to these strategic companies and the wider region. Aberdeen is, and will remain, a key location for the oil & gas industry with the expertise in Aberdeen exported throughout the world.’ Read more…

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AVEVA exhibits advanced software solutions at World Petroleum Congress 2014

Moscow, Russia – 13 June 2014: AVEVA will be showcasing its industry leading software solutions for engineering, design and information management at the 21st World Petroleum Congress (WPC) 2014, 15 – 19 June at the Crocus Expo Center in Moscow, Russia.  The full suite of AVEVA solutions for project and asset life cycle efficiency will be on display with a special focus on two of its latest software applications: AVEVA E3D Insight and AVEVA Activity Visualisation Platform (AVEVA AVP). Read more…

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AVEVA has been the world’s leading engineering software provider to the plant, power and marine industries for over 45 years. We have achieved this by continual and visionary technical innovation, working in close partnership with many of the world’s leading engineering companies. As a result, AVEVA is trusted to deliver not only the most powerful software tools available, but to put its customers’ long-term business interests at the heart of its technology development. Read more…

Berlin to host AVEVA World Summit 2014

Cambridge, UK – 8 May 2014: AVEVA today opens registration for the AVEVA World Summit 2014, being held from 14-16 October in Berlin, Germany.  AVEVA customers from across the world’s process plant, power and marine industries are invited to the Summit to share their experiences and business challenges.
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Fincantieri Offshore chooses AVEVA software for a revolutionary project

Genoa, Italy – 24 April 2014: Fincantieri Offshore has signed a contract with AVEVA to implement AVEVA Marine software in the concept design phase of Proxima, a major offshore drillship project. Proxima is a revolutionary design with an innovative drilling system that significantly increases the speed of the drilling process. It can therefore be a powerful tool for drilling contractors to boost their profitability, not only by drilling more efficiently, but also by drilling wells that were not previously possible. Fincantieri Offshore is using several AVEVA Marine products for this project. Read more…

Atkins chooses AVEVA Everything3D and AVEVA Laser Modeller

Leading Oil & Gas Engineering and Design Consultancy adopts AVEVA software to drive Engineering and Design for Lean Construction. Read more…

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