Hydrogen H2 Supply Chain
Energy Energy Management Hydrogen Supply chain

Hydrogen H2 Supply Chain

Hydrogen...why? Hydrogen is widely regarded as a promising energy carrier for decarbonizing road transport, mitigating the emission of harmful gases,...
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Nine Keys to Creativity​
Creativity Phase

Nine Keys to Creativity​

From The Manager’s Pocket Guide to Creativity, here is the essence of the nine keys of creativity, with a quote...
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Value Specialist, Leading or Facilitating
Leadership Value Engineering Study Value Methodology Certification

Value Specialist, Leading or Facilitating

Is it really unclear? It may be unclear as to which role the value specialist should play during a value...
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FAST Diagram as Defined in SAVE International®
FAST Value Methodology Certification

FAST Diagram as Defined in SAVE International®

What is FAST Diagram? A graphical representation of the dependent relationships of functions within a project, product, or process. The...
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Leader vs. Facilitator in Value Engineering
General Leadership Value Engineering Study Value Methodology Certification

Leader vs. Facilitator in Value Engineering

Value studies requires different ways of communications. So, the person who is responsible on executing such crucial role has a...
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International Virtual Team
General

International Virtual Team

Virtual teams have become essential units in successful organizations. Where they do not exist, opportunity is lost. Where they are...
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Plant Instrumentation (2)
Plant Vooklet

Plant Instrumentation (2)

Types of Instruments (1) Sensors  Pressure, Temperature, Flow, Level and analytical.  (2) Actuators:  Flow, Pressure, Temperature and Level. Control Valve...
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Plant Instrumentation (1)
Plant Vooklet

Plant Instrumentation (1)

What is Instrumentation? The term “instrumentation” is used to mean two things. The first is the use of measuring instruments...
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Vertical Tower Installation
Plant Vooklet

Vertical Tower Installation

What is Vertical Tower? Towers, also referred to as columns, are one of the principal pieces of equipment of any...
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What are Value Methodology, Value Analysis, and Value Engineering?
General

What are Value Methodology, Value Analysis, and Value Engineering?

Value Methodology (VM) is a systematic process used by a multidisciplinary team to improve the value of a project through...
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Why Should Organizations Care About Life Cycle Cost?
General

Why Should Organizations Care About Life Cycle Cost?

  Many organizations only consider the initial purchase and installation cost of a system. It is in the fundamental interest...
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Effective Value Engineering Programs
General Value Engineering Study

Effective Value Engineering Programs

 An effective and sustained value engineering program will have: Top management involvement to ensure implementation and continuing support by middle...
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Value Engineering Integration with Risk Response Planning
General

Value Engineering Integration with Risk Response Planning

  The discipline of risk management has traditionally focused on the identification and quantification of risk. This focus on problems,...
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Diversity and innovation.
Creativity Phase

Diversity and innovation.

History has shown us that cultural diversity can be a fruitful source of innovation and adaptation. The travelers along the...
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THE INVENTOR OF FUNCTIONS
General

THE INVENTOR OF FUNCTIONS

Lawrence D. Miles The initial concept of functions as defined herein was invented by Lawrence D. Miles as World War...
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Functions of the Function Analysis Phase…(Create Understanding )
FAST

Functions of the Function Analysis Phase…(Create Understanding )

After participating in a function analysis, even experienced team members who have worked on the same project for years may...
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Thought-Provoking Questions, Charles W. Bytheway
FAST

Thought-Provoking Questions, Charles W. Bytheway

In essence, FAST is a method of stimulating organized thinking about any subject by asking thought-provoking questions. In these questions,...
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What Are the Functions of the Function Analysis Phase?
FAST

What Are the Functions of the Function Analysis Phase?

Identify Opportunity Create Understanding Expand Knowledge Stimulate Communication Change Viewpoint Identify Opportunity is one of the primary reasons to perform...
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Why Use Function Analysis?
General

Why Use Function Analysis?

When we go to the store, do we buy things or do we buy what those things will do for...
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What is Life Cycle Cost?
Development Phase

What is Life Cycle Cost?

The life cycle cost (LCC) of any piece of equipment is the total “lifetime” cost to purchase, install, operate, maintain,...
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