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Press Releases

Join New Project – ISO 15926 Information Models and Proteus Mappings

Austin, TX, June 10, 2013 - Fiatech is launching a new project, "ISO 15926 Information Models and Proteus Mappings" (IIMM) and will conduct a project introduction webinar on June 25th. The objective of this project is to document the ISO 15926 information models for Process and Instrumentation Diagrams (P&IDs) and 3D models in terms of ISO 15926 classes and templates. These information models were initially defined by the Proteus project along with an XML Schema (referred to as the Proteus or XMpLant 3.3.3 Schema).

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Augmented Reality Holds Promise of Enhancing Interpretations of Modeling Data

Austin, TX, April 8, 2013 — Fiatech has released a new report on augmented reality that it has completed in collaboration with the UK-based organization, COMIT, or Construction Opportunities in Mobile IT. The publication, “Advancing Asset Knowledge through the Use of Augmented Reality Technologies,” covers the first two phases of the three-phase study. The third phase is now in design. 

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Specification Automation: One Document Can Cover Two Sets of Specifications

Austin, TX, April 4, 2013 — Fiatech is pleased to announce that it has released the Phase 1 report on its Specification Automation Project. The report details how using the schema developed in the research can provide for the creation and manipulation of a combined document, for example one that covers design/build and design/bid/build specs, in an efficient manner. Once a document has been created in this system, it can be managed more efficiently than two separate documents.

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CETI Awards Recognize Bold Steps in Technology Implementation and R&D

San Antonio, TX, March 26, 2013 — Fiatech, on the second day of its 2013 Technology Conference & Showcase, presented the CETI Awards at its gala here tonight. The CETI Awards honor those who have made significant strides in the engineering and technology fields. The J.W. Marriott San Antonio Hill Country Resort is the site of the three-day event.

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STAR Recipients Shine Bright at Fiatech Conference

San Antonio, TX, March 26, 2013 — Fiatech handed out its Superior Technical Achievement Recognition (STAR) Awards here at the J. W. Marriott San Antonio Hill Country Resort to12 individuals and a member company to recognize their dedication and achievements in advancing technology and innovation in the capital projects industry.

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UK Government, UK Construction Industry Receive Porter Award, Fiatech’s Highest Honor

San Antonio, TX, March 26, 2013 — Fiatech selected Her Majesty's Government and the UK construction industry as recipients of its highest honor, the James B. Porter, Jr. Award for Technology Leadership. The award was presented this evening at the J. W. Marriott San Antonio Hill Country Resort during the awards gala at the Fiatech Technology Conference & Showcase.

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