Unistal Systems Pvt. Ltd., the developer and provider Oil & Gas solutions, has launched a new and unique solution SmartGasNet™, a complete solution for City Gas Distribution(CGD) network.
With an objective to provide operators with a powerful and comprehensive gas distribution& pipeline specific data model, SmartGasNet™ solution is a set of geospatial business applications, tools and analysis that are designed to assistthe operator's business processes. This solution specifies the project definitions, design, materials and equipment, welding, fabrication, installation, testing, operationsand maintenance. It also offers to record customer connectivity within the network and attach relevant documents at appropriate indexes Geospatially.
Alok Gupta, Co-founder and Managing Director at Unistal Systems Pvt Ltd. said, “India is witnessing a significant boom in the city gas network and recently held ninth CGD bidding round which offers to cover 174 districts, grouped in 86 geographical areas and spread across 22 Indian states & Union Territories is a testimony of this. Our solution, SmartGasNet™ is a consolidated system to manage the CGD network processes. It will facilitate the operators in network planning, construction management, asset management, field Survey, customer mapping along with safety & outage management.”
SmartGasNet™ comes with features such as network planning &mapping, asset planning &mapping, building Bill of Quantity(BOQ), construction management solutions, line & asset/equipment maintenance with alerts along with planned and unplanned outages management. During an outage, the solution offers to immediately identify the affected customers and send SMS to them.
The other offerings of SmartGasNet™ solution for the new projects include Web GIS Application, GeoDataBase for CGD networks, Hosted Web Server, Setup, Configuration and Maintenance Services along with optional services for new data collection and for existing network.
Pankaj Mathur, Co-founder and Director at Unistal Systems Pvt Ltd. said,"SmartGasNet™ has been designed keeping in view of the latest PETROLEUM AND NATURAL GAS REGULATORY BOARD notification which states that ‘The entity operating a CGD network shall put in place a GIS (Geographical Information System) based system with the intention of capturing the entire underground gas network and customer database. This system shall include details of the entire pipe network. All the pipelines laid shall be identified in GIS through geo- referenced co-ordinates. All failures in the pipelines shall be mapped in GIS for investigations'. We are proud to state that SmartGasNet™ is the only solution covering all these requirements along with services.”
The various offering of SmartGasNet™ solution include,