Fiatech's 2014 Conference Program Committee is developing an outstanding set of presentations that we are confident will provide you with significant value through sharing of advancements, developments and demonstrations of leading technologies and processes. As chairs of this event, we are extending this early invitation to you to plan on participating in Fiatech's 2014 Technology Conference & Showcase in Huntington Beach, California, March 31 – April 2, 2014. Our Conference focus is “Vision 2020: Value Today, Advancing Tomorrow”. The knowledge you acquire will provide you with unique business information and insights that you will not find anywhere else. Please mark your calendars for the Fiatech Conference and make plans to join your colleagues in this important event.
Austin, TX, October 4, 2013 — Fiatech and POSC Caesar Association are requesting feedback from industry participants on key intelligent Piping and Instrumentation Diagram (P&ID) and 3D deliverables. To overcome the additional costs and efforts due to the lack of interoperability between software systems today, ISO 15926 (iRING) has become the agreed upon standard to be used for data exchanges within the process plant industry. The ISO 15926 Information Models and Proteus Mappings (IIMM) project and the Geometry Special Interest Group (SIG) deliverables will enable access to intelligent design information during construction and for O&M systems.
Austin, TX, October 3, 2013 — Fiatech has released the final report from a joint project with the Electric Power Research Institute (EPRI) that includes findings from the first phase of a potential multi-year project on estimating and enhancing radiation exposures that are aimed at exposure levels that are as low as reasonably achievable (ALARA).
The staff of Fiatech would like to express our sadness and condolences to those affected by the recent rains and flooding in Colorado. We wish you the best during this stressful time.
August 22, 2013, Austin, TX - Fiatech has announced new leadership roles for its Capital Projects Technology Roadmap Team and three Roadmap Element groups. The new assignments come alongside transitions for three Element group leaders.
Fiatech is beginning its annual project formation process. This gives Fiatech members the opportunity to propose new project ideas and, based on member consensus and budget availability, decide which projects Fiatech should pursue.