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Avoiding the treasure hunt

Avoiding the treasure hunt: Accelerating issue resolution using mobile technology.

When it comes to field inspection, data capture, issue resolution and information handover on a multi-million dollar capital project, going on a treasure hunt to find the right information is the last thing an EPC or Owner Operator can afford.

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Maximizing investment in engineering document and asset management systems

In the first of a four-part series, looking at how engineering teams are responding to the increasing challenges of improving process efficiencies and driving cost-savings, we consider how companies can maximize investment in their current technology solutions.

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How well are nuclear operators responding to the challenges laid down by the Nuclear Promise?

How well are nuclear operators responding to the challenges laid down by the Nuclear Promise - can we do more from a Records Management and Document Control perspective?

BIM: A Blueprint for Success

BIM: A Blueprint for Success

E-book: The five areas you need to know about BIM

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From manual to digital – a short guide to transforming the capture and turnaround of defects

The minimization and quick resolution of defects is critical to the profitability and success of an engineering project.

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Canadian Natural enhances safety with maintenance work order solution from McLaren Software

Canadian Natural Resources Limited (Canadian Natural), one of the largest independent crude oil and natural gas providers in the world, has been working with McLaren Software since 2004 to ensure the safe and effective running of its operations across North America, the North Sea and Offshore Africa.

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Are you making the most of today’s collaborative culture using the cloud?

11 April 2017

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Advancing the nuclear promise

As the nuclear industry confronts serious financial challenges, a new benchmarking survey will assess nuclear plants’ progress in automation and help them take the next steps towards modernization and reducing costs.

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5 key benefits of a single ‘point-of-truth’ portal for engineering content

Rhona Campbell, Product Manager for OnLink, discusses the challenges faced by engineers in finding and accessing related documents and a new solution that can help.

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The truth is out there – but how do you find it?

PennEnergy features McLaren Software’s CEO, Philip Woodrow, commenting on the importance of having quick access to the most up-to-date versions of your engineering content

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Webinar: Top Tips for Achieving the Nuclear Promise

9 November 2016 at 11am EST / 4pm GMT

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The heart of the matter is trust in your engineering content

Accessing information becomes irrelevant if there is no confidence that the information is correct

Plant turnaround whitepapers

New whitepaper: Collaboration, confidence and control during plant turnaround projects

The whitepaper explores change management of plant documentation

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The Nuclear Promise at NIRMA 2016

The NIRMA Conference 2016 took place in Las Vegas, NV from 7-10 August, welcoming delegates from across the nuclear industry for presentations, discussions and a celebration of the organization’s 40th anniversary, sponsored by Idox EIM (McLaren Software).

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Streamline the commissioning and handover of assets with FusionLive

Announcing the latest release of FusionLive, with new features to support the process of construction and sign off of systems for the commissioning and handover of an asset, including new form builder, package templates, digital signatures and additional out-of-the box reports and dashboard.

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The latest version of Fusion P8 is released

The latest release of Fusion P8, brings improved functionality and key features for its users, based on their feedback and real-life use cases.

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Engineering the Technology Solution

Steven Bruce, Director of Development Operations, discusses the need for role-based and intuitive systems for engineers, to drive user adoption, improve communications and make savings.