IDMS integrity database management system best practice 2 (asset management software)

integrity database management system best practice we will continue the previous article about IDMS integrity database management system. Previously we talk about design code and inspection method involved. now will focus on trending of inspection result.   IDMS integrity database management system – understanding trending In practice, the fixed interval of pressure vessel inspection is 5 years. UT inspector take measurement shell & head thickness at some location. we call it as TML, thickness measurement location. a IDMS data entry populate TML readings into IDMS software. IDMS software calculate short corrosion rate, long corrosion rate, remaining life, next inspection date[…]

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API Inspector job in Oil and Gas Industry

what is API inspector Job? Today we will discuss an API inspector job. API stands for American Petroleum Institute. the API manage certification programs called ICP. Since 1989, API’s Individual Certification Programs (ICP) have provided the petroleum and petrochemical industries with an independent and unbiased way to evaluate the knowledge and experience of technical and inspection personnel. These certification programs are based on the industry-developed standards that are recognized and used with confidence worldwide.   API inspector Job – API 570 Piping inspector API 570 Piping inspector jobs are conduct inspection and evaluation of in-service pipe. During the inspection, he[…]

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IDMS integrity database management system best practice 1

IDMS integrity database management system First time I saw an IDMS integrity Database Management System was in 2008 when I joined RBI engineer Training. In 2013, I joined a IDMS user training and in 2014 I attended “IDMS train the trainer”. Now I am a SME – subject expert matter, IDMS admin and a trainer for IDMS software.   IDMS integrity database management system – understanding Fixed equipment You need have a good technical background to use an IDMS software or at least you have 1 year field experience related to fixed equipment. Fixed equipment example are tank, pressure vessel,[…]

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introduction to EAM enterprise asset management

what is EAM – enterprise asset management?   EAM or Enterprise asset management is a system for managing asset inventory, asset hierarchy and asset database. Currently, most companies use EAM to manage its asset. in EAM we can find all information related to asset such as   equipment type equipment subtype equipment description equipment number location number asset owner cost center equipment parent equipment equipment risk ranking parent – child relation plant system equipment criticality assessment     here some example of equipment database: equipment type heat exchanger equipment subtype shell and tube equipment description production fluid heat exchanger equipment[…]

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