HUNTSVILLE, Ala., Feb. 5, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Doosan Heavy Industries & Construction Co., Ltd., one of Korea's foremost engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) contractors for plant projects, has selected Intergraph® SmartPlant® Enterprise solutions, including SmartPlant 3D, SmartPlant Review and SmartPlant P&ID. The Korean EPC will use SmartPlant Enterprise in a global workshare environment and standardize its engineering processes using these solutions.
Doosan Heavy Industries & Construction Co., Ltd. has engineering teams worldwide and it sought to improve its work processes to facilitate global project execution. As part of its internal innovation process, the Korean EPC decided to establish a standard engineering platform for its power and water plant projects across the entire plant life cycle, from front-end engineering design through to detail engineering, manufacturing and construction. The company selected SmartPlant Enterprise because of its proven integration and interoperability capabilities across all project phases. Doosan Heavy Industries & Construction Co., Ltd. has implemented SmartPlant Enterprise in global workshare mode, enabling seamless collaboration among its engineering, manufacturing and construction teams.
"We have used Intergraph solutions successfully for several years now and it was a natural step for us to establish our standardized engineering platform with SmartPlant Enterprise," said Younggeun Lee, engineering innovation team manager at Doosan Heavy Industries & Construction Co., Ltd. "The integrated SmartPlant Enterprise environment will improve the consistency and accuracy of our engineering data, ensuring that our global teams can execute projects effectively using high-quality information."
Gerhard Sallinger, Intergraph Process, Power & Marine president, said, "We are pleased to strengthen our ongoing partnership with Doosan Heavy Industries & Construction Co., Ltd. and support its vision of technology innovation. Intergraph's SmartPlant Enterprise will enable the Korean engineering company to improve and automate its work processes across the project life cycle, delivering increased safety, quality and productivity to its power and water plant projects."
SmartPlant Enterprise offers a powerful portfolio of industry-leading, best-in-class design and data management solutions, enabling companies in the process, power and marine industries to capture integrated engineering knowledge at the enterprise level for the competitive advantage needed in today's and tomorrow's market. SmartPlant Enterprise's integrated suite of solutions enables proven productivity gains, improving engineering efficiency by up to 30 percent. This is why the majority of plants built worldwide are designed using Intergraph solutions.
The ARC Advisory Group, a leading industry analyst firm, ranked Intergraph as the No. 1 overall worldwide provider of engineering design solutions for industry according to its "Engineering Design Tools for Industry and Infrastructure Worldwide Outlook Market Analysis and Forecast Through 2016."
About Doosan Heavy Industries & Construction Co., Ltd.
Doosan Heavy Industries & Construction Co., Ltd. is one of Korea's foremost EPC contractors for plant projects. Its business portfolio in this regard includes castings and forgings, which are basic materials for industry; nuclear reactor vessels, boilers, turbines, generators and other components for the power industry; seawater desalination systems, water treatment plants and other water-related facilities; as well as material handling equipment. www.doosanheavy.com
Intergraph is the leading global provider of engineering and geospatial software that enables customers to visualize complex data. Businesses and governments in more than 60 countries rely on Intergraph's industry-specific software to organize vast amounts of data to make processes and infrastructure better, safer and smarter. The company's software and services empower customers to build and operate more efficient plants and ships, create intelligent maps, and protect critical infrastructure and millions of people around the world.
Intergraph operates through two divisions: Process, Power & Marine (PP&M) and Security, Government & Infrastructure (SG&I). Intergraph PP&M provides enterprise engineering software for the design, construction, operation and data management of plants, ships and offshore facilities. Intergraph SG&I provides geospatially powered solutions, including ERDAS technologies, to the public safety and security, defense and intelligence, government, transportation, photogrammetry, and utilities and communications industries. Intergraph Government Solutions (IGS) is a wholly owned subsidiary of Intergraph Corporation responsible for the SG&I U.S. federal business.
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