GSE Performance Improvement Blog

Information and insights on high-fidelity simulators, engineering and training solutions.

Fidelity Matters: What “High-fidelity” Really Means

While all simulation vendors claim that they can provide high-fidelity power plant simulators, what does the term “high-fidelity” really mean? If you require a high-fidelity power plant simulator, either by law or by virtue, it is important to note that not all high-fidelity simulators are created equal. 

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How to Improve Troubleshooting Using Generic Sim

Effective troubleshooting is a skill that can make the difference between profit and loss – and between safe operations and front page news. Unfortunately, traditional paper-based troubleshooting exercises don’t provide a realistic experience for learners.

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Rail engineering: Upgrades on track

Explosive atmospheres can occur wherever flammable gases, vapours, mists or dusts mix with the surrounding air. That situation can arise in a wide range of industrial environments, from chemical processing, storage or transportation activities to food manufacturing.

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Safety, compliance and convenience

The first priority of any industrial facility must always be the safety of its staff and of the general public. That’s obvious enough, but the designers of plant safety systems and operating procedures also need to consider the everyday needs of the personnel that will operate them.

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Functional Safety: The Critical Role of Proof Tests

If a Safety Instrumented System (SIS) suffers an undetected failure, the consequences can be serious. That’s why a comprehensive proof testing programme is necessary to ensure the safe, regulatory-compliant operation of process plant and tank storage facilities.

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A DSEAR Goodbye to Dippy the Diplodocus

The Natural History Museum in London, UK is home to more than 22 million ‘wet’ specimens – stored in sample bottles and conserved in preservative. Read this blog to learn more about how GSE Systems Ltd applied its expertise in DSEAR to this famous institution.

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