Intergraph® Enters Agreement with Chonnam National University's Yeosu Campus to Train Students with Industry-Leading Plant Design Solutions - San Diego, California News Station - KFMB Channel 8 - cbs8.com

Intergraph® Enters Agreement with Chonnam National University's Yeosu Campus to Train Students with Industry-Leading Plant Design Solutions

Information contained on this page is provided by an independent third-party content provider. WorldNow and this Station make no warranties or representations in connection therewith. If you have any questions or comments about this page please contact pressreleases@worldnow.com.

SOURCE Intergraph

Korean university will integrate SmartPlant® Enterprise solutions into curriculum to nurture future engineers

LAS VEGAS, June 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Intergraph® has entered into an educational training partnership agreement with Korea's Chonnam National University, Yeosu campus, to teach students enrolled in its College of Engineering program using Intergraph's best-in-class SmartPlant® Enterprise plant design solutions.

Intergraph logo.

The College of Engineering at Chonnam National University (CECNU), with more than 60 years of tradition, strives to develop core technologies and foster future leaders to contribute to the local community as well as the entire nation. Its motto is "To the Technology, to the World, to the Future." Chonnam National University engineering students will be trained using Intergraph Smart 3D, SmartSketch®, SmartPlant Instrumentation, SmartPlant P&ID and SmartPlant Review solutions.

The popularity and effectiveness of Intergraph plant design solutions within Korea drove Chonnam National University's decision to incorporate SmartPlant Enterprise solutions into its engineering curriculum. University instructors will use Intergraph next-generation plant design technology that will allow engineering students to make an immediate impact with owner operators and EPCs upon graduation.

Chonnam National University Professor Yigon Kim said, "Chonnam University operates training courses that industry needs regarding plant engineering. We especially implemented the Smart 3D solution as we see that Intergraph solution is essential for plant engineers.

"Intergraph plant design software enables students to design accurately and quickly. We can take advantage of these solutions to nurture global engineering talent to lead the future plant design business."

Gerhard Sallinger, Intergraph Process, Power & Marine president, said, "Our partnership with Chonnam National University will help develop Korea's next generation of plant engineers using Intergraph's state-of-the-art design solutions. By integrating Intergraph solutions into the engineering curriculum, Chonnam National University graduates will gain expertise for increased productivity and enhanced global competitiveness in the workforce from having been trained using the most technologically advanced plant design solutions available."

Intergraph's SmartPlant Enterprise offers a powerful portfolio of industry-leading, best-in-class design and data management solutions, enabling companies in the process, power, and marine industries to capture integrated engineering knowledge at the enterprise level for the competitive advantage needed in today's and tomorrow's market. SmartPlant Enterprise's integrated suite of solutions enable proven productivity gains, improving engineering efficiency by up to 30 percent. This is why the majority of plants built worldwide are designed using Intergraph solutions.

Intergraph Technical User Forum (TUF) LinkedIn groups provide an online discussion forum for year-round networking between users. To learn more about Intergraph solutions and network with other Intergraph users, visit www.intergraph.com/go/tuf.

The ARC Advisory Group, a leading industry analyst firm, ranked Intergraph as the No. 1 overall worldwide provider of engineering design tools for plant design according to its global market research study, "Engineering Design Tools for Plants and Infrastructure: Market Analysis and Forecast Through 2017."

About Chonnam National University
Chonnam National University was established in 1952 with the hopes and wishes to complete the slogans "Education for Country" and "Growing Man for the Century." The earnest desire to grow human resources and preserve the country among local people, notwithstanding life-thrilling difficulties, has been the driving force behind CNU.

CNU will grow creative global human resources through mature and customer-centered education. CNU will grow a top five research-focused university in the nation through philanthropic support. CNU will be a global-friendly university where excellent students from abroad come to enjoy study. CNU will change into a specialized university through harmonious growth among Gwangju, Yeosu and Hwasun campuses. For more information, visit global.jnu.ac.kr/jnumain.

About Intergraph
Intergraph helps the world work smarter. The company's software and solutions improve the lives of millions of people through better facilities, safer communities and more reliable operations.

Intergraph Process, Power & Marine (PP&M) is the world's leading provider of enterprise engineering software enabling smarter design and operation of plants, ships and offshore facilities. Intergraph Security, Government & Infrastructure (SG&I) is the leader in smart solutions for emergency response, utilities, transportation and other global challenges. For more information, visit www.intergraph.com.

Intergraph is part of Hexagon (Nordic exchange: HEXA B; www.hexagon.com), a leading global provider of design, measurement, and visualization technologies that enable customers to design, measure and position objects, and process and present data.

© 2014 Intergraph Corporation. All rights reserved. Intergraph is part of Hexagon. Intergraph and the Intergraph logo are registered trademarks of Intergraph Corporation or its subsidiaries in the United States and in other countries. Other brands and product names are trademarks of their respective owners.

Logo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20081211/DECLOGO

 

©2012 PR Newswire. All Rights Reserved.

  • PoliticsMore>>

  • Senate, House on collision course on border money

    Senate, House on collision course on border money

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 11:05 PM EDT2014-07-23 03:05:11 GMT
    Senate Democrats prepared Tuesday to whack $1 billion from President Barack Obama's emergency spending request for the border, while leaving out policy changes Republicans have demanded as their price for agreeing to any money. The developments pointed to a hardening stalemate over the crisis in South Texas with lawmakers preparing to leave Washington for their annual summer recess at the end of next week. 
    Senate Democrats prepared Tuesday to whack $1 billion from President Barack Obama's emergency spending request for the border, while leaving out policy changes Republicans have demanded as their price for agreeing to any money. The developments pointed to a hardening stalemate over the crisis in South Texas with lawmakers preparing to leave Washington for their annual summer recess at the end of next week. 
  • First lady tells America to 'Drink Up' more water

    First lady tells America to 'Drink Up' more water

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 11:04 PM EDT2014-07-23 03:04:38 GMT
    Michelle Obama is expanding her push for America to drink more water, as the White House claims partial responsibility for helping to boost nearly $1 million in bottled water sales among consumers since the national "Drink Up" campaign launched in September. 
    Michelle Obama is expanding her push for America to drink more water, as the White House claims partial responsibility for helping to boost nearly $1 million in bottled water sales among consumers since the national "Drink Up" campaign launched in September. 
  • Obama nominee McDonald pledges to 'transform' VA

    Obama nominee McDonald pledges to 'transform' VA

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 5:49 PM EDT2014-07-22 21:49:03 GMT
    President Barack Obama's choice to lead the Department of Veterans Affairs pledged Tuesday to transform the beleaguered agency, saying that "systematic failures" must be addressed. 
    President Barack Obama's choice to lead the Department of Veterans Affairs pledged Tuesday to transform the beleaguered agency, saying that "systematic failures" must be addressed. 
Powered by WorldNow
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 WorldNow and Midwest Television, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.