King Mongkut’s University of Technology North Bangkok (KMUTNB) Rayong Campus Chooses Hexagon Engineering and Design Solutions
Institution preparing next generation of modern engineers for global digital environment03 June 2020
RAYONG, THAILAND – Hexagon’s PPM division, the leading global provider of engineering software for the design, construction and operation of plants, ships and offshore facilities, announces that King Mongkut’s University of Technology North Bangkok (KMUTNB) Rayong Campus has expanded the university’s engineering and technology curriculum to incorporate Intergraph Smart® 3D, Intergraph Smart P&ID, Intergraph Smart Instrumentation and Intergraph Smart Electrical
The Division of Chemical Process Engineering and Technology (CPET), Faculty of Engineering and Technology (EAT), KMUTNB Rayong Campus has been working with Hexagon PPM’s partner Neon Infotech in Thailand and has chosen solutions from Hexagon for its easy-to-use system that integrates modelling workflows in a significantly shorter timeframe, providing undergraduate students with the knowledge and skill to deliver high-quality automated deliverables for their future employers faster
“Aligning with Thailand’s Industry 4.0 vision, KMUTNB Rayong Campus recognizes the importance of industry advancement through education for its university students and sought to collaborate with technology partners to build its academic curriculum as well as research and development facility,” said Dr. Piyapong Hunpinyo, Associate Professor – CPET Division, EAT, KMUTNB Rayong Campus.
“We are happy to continue working with Hexagon PPM for acquiring all the knowledge of applying integrated engineering and design technologies embedded in the curriculum, in order to seamlessly formulate the fundamental principles of engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) skills to become familiar with project execution processes in the digital transformation.”
“We are honored to play a role in KMUTNB Rayong Campus’s roadmap in shaping the knowledge and skill sets of future engineers and raising the research and development quality for new technology in the country,” said Franz Kufner, Executive Vice President, Asia-Pacific, Hexagon PPM. “We are confident that engineers and designers trained on our solutions will not only have the required technical skills, but also the right cultural mindset to thrive in a collaborative digital environment.”
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KMUTNB is a technology university in Thailand. KMUTNB was established in 1959 from cooperation between the Thai government and the Federal Republic of Germany and was known as the “North Bangkok Technical School.” In 1974, the Faculty of Engineering and Faculty of Technical Education and Science were established. KMUTNB was then promoted to University in 1986. KMUTNB has driven research at both national and international level and industrial collaboration via engineering technologies in Thailand for decades. Research activities of the university follows the philosophy of ‘To encourage innovation in science and technology through the development of people.’ The mission of KMUTNB is ‘To guide KMUTNB toward professionalism regarding science and technology’ with the uniqueness of ‘University of creative invention to innovation.’ For more information, please visit www.kmutnb.ac.th.
About Neon Infortech
Neon Infotech is Hexagon’s PPM division’s partner in Thailand. The company was established by well-experienced engineering professionals and has a team that understands the requirements and challenges of the industry. The company provides Engineering Solutions and Services, System Integration, Project Management and Innovative solutions in Engineering. For more information, please visit www.neoninfotech.com.
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