Global software company Intergraph is teaming up with Bayer
Technology Services to lobby for a
standardized piping environment in the German chemical process
industry, the companies said on Wednesday.
The standardized environment would include all piping
disciplines, the firms said, aiming to provide consistent
piping data on the basis of PAS and EN codes by using a
professional management system.
Such a move would ensure crucial time savings and improved
safety for all partners, the companies said.
Many well-known companies active in the respective
industries have shown interest in the project and some of them have
already agreed to the conditions in principle, Intergraph
"With new EN codes and improved, powerful 3D systems on the
market, we feel that this agreement comes exactly at the right
time, said Gunter Mauss, vice president of Intergraph
Process, Power & Marine.
By creating this level of standardization, we are able
to provide an environment that offers substantial benefits for
all parties involved, Mr. Mauss added.
Workflows can be streamlined, purchasing costs can be
reduced, and there is no need to re-invent the wheel with every
project by creating new piping
specifications. Intergraph is delighted to work with Bayer Technology Services on this
Details on specific Intergraph software solutions to meet
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