SmartPlant® P&ID Design Validation provides a workflow for verifying your piping system drawings at the data attribute and topology levels.
SmartPlant® P&ID Design Validation speeds up the iterative workflow of piping system verification, checking for consistency among the logical and physical piping designs. Design Validation streamlines comparisons between SmartPlant P&ID and SmartPlant Isometrics (PCFs, PODs); ISOGEN®-generated isometrics/drawings (IDFs, PCFs); and PDMS models.
For example, a quick comparison between a field-checked isometric may show a topology inconsistency, where a valve exists on the wrong side of a branch in the P&ID. SmartPlant engineering tasks can then be used to update the P&ID so that it reflects the as-built situation.