what is asset integrity management software used in oil and gas industry?

why we use asset integrity management software? In oil and gas industry, we operate thousand equipment. For each equipment, there are thousands of inspection data. Due to the large quantity, we need a database to manage all equipment and its inspection record. We call it asset integrity management software -also known as IDMS– to manage equipment integrity. Basically, in asset integrity management software, there are 2 technical sides. First is server side which is usually used in SQL Server, Oracle or MySQL. The other side is “client software” that installed on user PC. The client software is used to input[…]

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asset management software used in oil and gas company

Asset management software in office, i work with many asset management software such EAM-enterprise asset management, CMMS-computerize maintenance management system, IDMS-Inspection data management system and web-based GIS or PODS-Pipeline. Many of asset management software use Oracle database system. For the sake of Data Privacy Policy, I cannot tell the brand of the asset management software.     Focus area of asset data management software:   each software has its focus area and strong point, such as EAM is focus on asset information like equipment number, location, equipment name, equipment description, equipment class, plant, asset owner, cost center, equipment criticality ranking,[…]

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Risk Based Inspection – Metric

Risk based inspection Metric     Risk Based Inspection is a study to develop inspection plan based on equipment risk ranking. Mathematically, Risk is defined as PoF x CoF. What is PoF ? PoF or Probability of failure is a rank that tell us about how likely a equipment will fail. CoF or Consequence of failure is a rank that tell us about how much failure impacts. In a simple way PoF, CoF and Risk are 3 terms that we used to rank all equipment in a company. Risk based inspection metric may consist of 3×3 , 4×4, 5×5 or[…]

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Mechanical Engineer creates value from Risk Based Inspection

how to get a vlue from risk based inspection ? A wise man said “if you buy a product from a manufacturer at $100 and sell it again to customer at $120, it is traditional trader. You need more than that. Successful man is selling a product at $120 even there is not manufacturer available yet.” In previous articles, we learned about processing data to provide lower inspection cost. In simple way, we can classify that activities into 3 block diagram: input, process and output. IPO diagram : Input – Process – Output Input  : last inspection record, equipment data,[…]

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