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Of or being a kind of recitative in which the words are sung rapidly to minimal accompaniment, usually just continuo. Petrochemical Company Limited (SECCO), operators of a global scale integrated petrochemical complex, and one of the largest such facilities in China, has commenced implementation of Intergraph's SmartPlant Enterprise. The system will provide critical data validation In computer science, data validation is the process of ensuring that a program operates on clean, correct and useful data. It uses routines, often called validation rules, that check for correctness or meaningfulness of data that are input to the system. and integration capabilities for asset creation, maintenance and operations related work processes thus providing operational staff with immediate access to accurate information about the plant.
SECCO is joint venture company comprised of several of the world's leading facility owner/operators, including BP East China Investment Company Limited, China Petroleum and Chemical Corporation (Sinopec Corp.) and Shanghai Petrochemical Shanghai Petrochemical (SEHK: 338),(SSE: B>600688) (Traditional Chinese:上海石化, Simplified Chinese:上海石化), full name Sinopec Shanghai Petrochemical Company Limited Company Limited (SPC 1. (business) SPC - Statistical Process Control. Something to do with quality management.
2. (body) SPC - Software Productivity Centre.
3. (company) SPC - Software Publishing Corporation.
The core of the total SmartPlant Enterprise solution at SECCO is SmartPlant Foundation, which is used to validate consolidate and manage information handed over to SECCO by the EPC (1) (Entertainment PC) See HTPC.
(2) (Electronic Product Code) A standard code for RFID tags administered by EPCglobal Inc. (www.epcglobalinc.org). contractors that designed and built the facilities. It will be integrated with the intelligent engineering applications SmartPlant P&ID and SmartPlant Instrumentation, and SECCO's plant maintenance system, SAP PM.
SmartPlant Enterprise manages the information of all plants on the complex to provide SECCO's operations personnel with timely and accurate facility information in both Chinese and English languages English language, member of the West Germanic group of the Germanic subfamily of the Indo-European family of languages (see Germanic languages). Spoken by about 470 million people throughout the world, English is the official language of about 45 nations. .
"Intergraph's Smart Plant Enterprise solution will provide accurate and unambiguous information anytime, anywhere and to anyone who needs to make a decision about modifying, maintaining and operating the plant's facilities in real time," said Paul Bowdler, production director, SECCO. "SECCO is one of, if not the leading plant facility in China, particularly in its use of IT to improve operating performance of the facility. The SmartPlant Enterprise is a key component in our Asset Improvement Program at SECCO."
The SmartPlant Enterprise Solution at SECCO involved provision of software and services from Intergraph's China subsidiary. This was significant in that not only is it the first data warehouse to be implemented in China, it is the first data warehouse or portal to be implemented by engineers from within China. Intergraph China and SECCO established project teams led by an Intergraph China Project Manager to deliver this comprehensive solution on time and on budget. Reflecting the local nature of this project, the SmartPlant Enterprise solution for SECCO operates either in Chinese or English.
"SECCO's adoption of the SmartPlant Enterprise serves as further validation that more and more of the world's leading facilities owner/operators are moving to our vision for an integrated engineering Integrated Engineering is a multi-disciplinary, design project based engineering degree program.
Integrated Engnineering is a program created to meet the demand for engineers who are able to deal with a wide range of problems, often involving knowledge from several enterprise to provide operational support in the design, construction and operation of their facilities," said Gerhard Sallinger, president of Intergraph's Process, Power & Marine division. "Managing the vast amount of plant information data, often handed over by Engineering Procurement The fancy word for "purchasing." The procurement department within an organization manages all the major purchases. Construction companies, is critical to the operational staff of any facility."
Intergraph Corporation (NASDAQ: INGR) is the leading global provider of spatial information management (SIM) software. Security organizations, businesses and governments in more than 60 countries rely on the company's spatial technology and services to make better and faster operational decisions. Intergraph's customers organize vast amounts of complex data into understandable visual representations, creating intelligent maps, managing assets, building and operating better plants and ships and protecting critical infrastructure and millions of people around the world. For more information, visit www.intergraph.com.
Shanghai SECCO Petrochemical Company Limited was founded by BP East China Investment Company Limited, China Petroleum and Chemical Corporation (Sinopec Corp.) and Shanghai Petrochemical Company Limited (SPC) and with an investment of about $ 2.7 billion in a 50%, 30%, 20% proportion. It is one of the largest petrochemical projects of joint venture in China. For more information, visit www.secco.com.cn/en.
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