Chemicals Producer INEOS Oxide Chooses Intergraph CADWorx® Plant Design Suite to Increase Plant Efficiency
The tool enables INEOS Oxide to standardize and automate work processes, minimize the amount of transposition errors and increase integration28 November 2013
INEOS Oxide, part of the INEOS Group of companies and a leading producer of ethylene oxide and ethylene oxide derivatives, propylene oxide and propylene oxide derivatives, plus a range of solvents and chemical specialties, has purchasedCADWorx® Plant Professional and CADWorx P&ID Professional to increase plant efficiency for its site in Belgium.
With strategic locations in both Europe and the United States, INEOS focuses on continually improving cost structures, technologies and Safety Health and Environment (SHE) initiatives while combining plant scalability and reliability. After a benchmark analysis, The CADWorx Plant Design Suite was adopted to standardize and automate work processes, minimize the amount of transposition errors and enable integration between CADWorx Plant Professional and CADWorx P&ID Professional.
Using CADWorx will enable the company to run its operations more efficiently and increase safety. Intergraph will also provide training and implementation services, as well as creating CADWorx specifications for INEOS. In addition, INEOS will automate and integrate its BOMs (bills of material), achieving higher levelsof efficiency and productivity.
Gerhard Sallinger, Intergraph Process, Power & Marine president, said, “We are increasingly seeing owner operators choose Intergraph CADWorx solutions for plant maintenance and operations. Since its introduction, CADWorx has revolutionized the plant design industry with its ease of use, flexibility, interconnectivity, and scalability. Intergraph is proud to offer such broad range of tools suitable for all companiesand all project sizes.”
The Intergraph CADWorx Plant Design Suite includes the most complete range of tools for efficient plant design. CADWorx is easy to learn and has helped thousands of corporations create revenue-earning deliverables quicker and more accurately.
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 DesignTools for Industry and Infrastructure Worldwide Outlook Market Analysis and Forecast Through 2016.”
About INEOS Oxide
INEOS Oxide is a leading producer of ethylene oxide and ethylene oxide derivatives, propylene oxide and propylene oxide derivatives, plus a range of solvents and specialty chemicals, with production facilities in Antwerp, Belgium; Köln, Germany; Lavéra, France; Plaquemine, Louisiana, USA; Freeport, Texas, USA; and Hull, United Kingdom. www.ineosoxide.com.
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