Leverage our innovative plant design engineering to reduce time-to-market and costs, shorten development cycles, and improve product design
All the product development, design, and manufacturing companies require an automation solution to manage and utilize the 3-D CAD design data. However, for most of them, choosing an appropriate Plant Design Management system (PDMS) can be tricky. PDM, which is a design-led technology, essentially centers on maintaining design data related to the product development process. It can improve its efficiency by refining the product-related design data. Are you in the need of an expert PDMS service provider to help you with your PDM system? Or, are you looking for a robust industrial plants design and management solution provider that can cater to your current and future needs of a PDM system? If so, you are in the right place.
We, at Flatworld Solutions, help you decrease the number of bottlenecks and improve the ability to manufacture various types of products with efficient plant design. Experienced senior designers, project managers, and draftsmen form the core of our PDMS services team and support us in providing high-quality, cost-effective solutions to our clients within quick turnaround time.
Our Service Expertise - Plant Design Management System
Our PDSM team can provide complete plant design engineering services and has extensive work experience on many plant design management system tools such as SolidWorks PDM, CADWorx, Autodesk Vault, PTC Windchill, Siemens Teamcenter, etc. You can collaborate with us when you must introduce advanced machinery, expand your business, increase efficiency, reinvigorate your manufacturing capabilities, reduce operating costs, etc. Our team is always geared up to bring the newest developments in plant design.
Our engineers have the experience of working for more than 25,000 hours on plant design engineering projects for companies across the globe. Our PDMS expertise includes -
Pre-bid Proposal Engineering
Our team is well-versed with the process of creating pre-bid engineering proposals. Our proposal engineering solutions team has successfully helped several international contractors by performing the following important tasks -
Preparing initial concept designs as per the bid parameters
Offering estimates for engineering
Proactively anticipating the bill for quantities
Enabling the collection of data from the site
Bid Evaluation Support
We offer detailed insights into the technical nature of the bids received. To authenticate the legitimacy of a bid, we analyze factors such as the qualification and skill level of personnel, the price of products & raw materials, and the track record of projects managed by a bidder. We evaluate all the bids cautiously so that our clients save significant time and money and can focus on performing business-critical functions.
As part of our engineering services, we help our clients conduct engineering studies in detail to mine the required information from plenty of basic engineering drawings and calculations. Some of the services that we offer prior to plant construction and piping include the following (not restricted to) -
Material Take Off (MTO)
Bill of Materials (BOM)
Support drawings and piping isometric
Developing 2D and 3D plant models
Piping routing and piping GA drawings
Preparing the list of equipment that needs to be purchased
Using 2D drawings to develop a 3D plant model
Preparing cause & effect diagrams
Preparing all types of electrical and civil diagrams
Devise necessary procedures required to get started
Making instrument and piping diagrams along with isometrics and stress calculations
Drafting and Design Services
You can collaborate with us when you have to introduce advanced machinery, expand your business, increase efficiency, reinvigorate your manufacturing capabilities, reduce operating costs, etc. Our team is always geared up to bring the newest developments in plant design. We provide high-quality drafting and design services such as -
Preparing drawings in detail based on available data
Validate all the prepared drawings
Develop CAD designs that are 3D parametric
3D Modeling and Design
For accurate plant modeling and design, we provide 3D modeling and design services. Having in-depth knowledge of 3D design software, our team of plant designers and engineers ensures smooth workflow integration consistently. We offer the following as part of our portfolio of 3D modeling and design services -
Pipe Rack Modeling
Datasheets and specifications
Elevation of structure
Arrangement of equipment safety
3D Models in Plant Design Management System
As-built Drawings Documentation
We provide accurate documentation for your as-built plant. Engineers in our team have the experience of working on various document management systems like ProArc and PDS. They organize surveys at the plant site, capture important measurements and markups, update 3D models and perform a host of related tasks.
On-site Engineering Assistance and Consultation
We complement your in-house development team by providing engineering consulting services at your plant location. We consult on different aspects related to the plant engineering lifecycle, which includes, but is not limited to -
Consulting before seeking the required permit
Offering consulting throughout all the phases of the contract
Performing due diligence activities
Consulting for relocation as well as efficient project management
Also, by outsourcing PDMS services to us, we will proceed to render essential pieces of training on modern tools and industrial capabilities to ensure plug-and-play (PnP) professional integration that will help keep your projects fresh.
PDMS Inputs Assistance
FWS is among the leading plant design companies with over a decade and a half of experience in serving global clients with their plant design management system needs. Thus, when you develop PDMS input(s), we will be there to assist for the following -
Safety equipment layout
Software for execution
PFD, P&ID, equipment list, line list
Provide documentation of work
Project implementation method
Customer specifications and standards
Instrument connections and drawings
Construction and design drawings
Platform for executing projects (2D / 3D)
PDMS Deliverables Assistance
As 3D CAD intensifies the amount (and difficulty) of design data, it needs a robust PDM tool to prevent overwriting, data corruption, association loss, and data errors. Moreover, since the trend has now shifted towards migrating to 3D CAD application systems, an exhaustive plant design engineering service has become a necessity for most manufacturers. Thus, by choosing Flatworld solutions to outsource plant design management system services, you can avail our niche expertise in plant design services to reduce cycle times, save cost, improve quality, etc. Moreover, we can support you with PDMS deliverables, including -
Pressure key line list
Pipe rack detail
General piping layout drawings
Stress analysis and reporting
Pipe rack layout
Pipeline request, parts list/MTO (material takeoff)
Pipeline modeling, etc.
PDMS Review and Acceptance Support
Our core design team consists of engineers with experience in the design and maintenance of industrial process equipment. They serve the businesses involved in key industrial processing, including, treatment, waste disposal. By choosing us as your PDMS service provider, you can get PDMS verification and acceptance support services and configuration management, including -
Create reports (MTO, parts list, weight, interface, and COG)
Specification and catalog development
Isometric and spooler isometric drawings
Manage databases, backup
Collision detection and resolution
Piping Engineering Solutions
By deciding to outsource PDMS engineering services to us, you can avail a plethora of plant design services, including support services from the quotation and evaluation phase, pipeline layout, 2D and 3D layout planning, network analysis, stress analysis, and other on-site technical support services. Our piping engineering support solutions will help you in ensuring adequate flow and pressure distribution for all assets. In detail, we offer support services for the following -
Benefits of Collaborating with Flatworld Solutions for PDMS and Plant Design Services
As 3D systems generate more data, and its references include individual links, and links to different data, such as parts, drawings, parts lists, assemblies, configurations, documentation, and NC programming. Therefore, our team of PDMS plant design management system engineers can serve you to manage, maintain and protect these connections. A few of the many advantages you can avail from our PDMS plant design management system services include -
Our plant design engineering services start at $15 per hour. Also, the rates are depended on many factors, including the expertise of hired resource, project deliverables & complexity, contract terms, etc.
Flatworld Solutions has been certified with the ISO/IEC 27001:2013 ISMS certification. Thus, you can rest assured that our processes, employees, and systems are completely safe and stringently follows all the ISMS norms.
Our team of draftsmen, senior designers and engineers have over 10 to 15 years of industry experience. Also, our team undergoes periodic professional training in all areas related to engineering design, work standards, tools, and other industrial skills.
We use the latest tools, technology, and software like CADWORKS, AUTOPLANT, PDMS, BENTLEY, and PDS for creating plant designs. We use review software extensively to closely track the progress of all the projects that we undertake and do away with clashes in terms of time and resources (if any)
Reduced Turnaround Time
We reduce the number of iterations and turnaround time by using Macros for drafting and modeling. Also, with a dedicated team of experienced designers and engineers, we can help optimize your plant design for a better workflow that will reduce operational costs and time.
Our team is flexible to work at your location or an offshore development center to produce the desired plant designs and equipment specifications.
Adherence to International Standards
As a leading provider of plant design services in India, we are also compliant with other standard regulatory codes such as EPA, OSHA, NFPA, and UBC.
Scalable PDMS Services
Our services are easily scalable irrespective of the size of your project. We leverage our skilled resources available in our multiple global delivery centers.
In-house PDMS Database
Our team uses an in-house PDMS database which consists of draft libraries and component catalogs.
Client Success Stories
Flatworld Solutions Helped a Key Oil Refinery with Piping Instrumentation Drawing Services
Read this case study to know how Flatworld Solutions assisted a major US-based coastal oil refinery with the listing and cataloging of the piping instrumentation indexes for P&ID.
Companies in the plant engineering and design industry are slowly embracing the most advanced technology in terms of planning, modifying, designing, installing and maintaining different types of systems, plant facilities, plant equipment, and related infrastructure. Plant Design Management System (PDMS) is one such service which aids in better designing of mechanical, instrumental, structural and piping designs.
As a major PDMS service provider, Flatworld Solutions can deliver the best plant design solutions and many other mechanical engineering services to you. Our clientele spans across industries such as industrial equipment, piping, electrical & instrumentation, and civil & structural.
Get in touch with us to learn more about our PDMS services and Piping Design and Drafting Solutions.