Sunday, July 13, 2014

Announcing the release of INPLANT 4.4

INPLANT® 4.4 – is now available on the Electronic Software Distribution site

What is it?
INPLANT® is a fluid flow simulator for the design, rating, and analysis of plant piping systems. The simulator assists plants in their ongoing effort to improve safety in the workplace and to comply with regulatory requirements.

Why is this important?
INPLANT® provides:

  • Improved plant design and revamp 
  • Lower capital/operating costs 
  • Efficient safety and regulatory compliance 
  • Reduced piping costs 
  • Increased plant throughput 
  • Safer process plant operation 

INPLANT® can be used to model process piping, vacuum transfer lines, fire-water networks, utility distribution systems, steam systems, flare relief networks, vessel depressuring studies, and single-link & relief system pipe sizing.

What is new?

INPLANT® version 4.4 represents numerous new features and improvements, including:

  • Enhancements to PVT data, assay handling, and phase envelope 
  • Upgrade to PRO/II 9.2 thermo with access to all PRO/II thermodynamic methods; ability to import data from PRO/II keyword files 
  • Improved ease of use, including updates to the right-click menu, pictures, UOM conversion, etc. 
  • Ability to cut/copy/paste or disable devices; improved segmentation 
  • New or improved input/calculation options, including nodal analysis, erosional velocity method , Cv specification for fittings, and an allowance of multiple pump curves 
  • Microsoft Excel report improvements