Virtual Web Plant: An Internet-Based Plant Engineering Information System

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Peter Ebbesmeyer

UNITY AG, Riemekestraße 160, 33106 Paderborn, Germany e-mail: ebbesmeyer@unity.de

Jürgen Gausemeier, Holger Krumm, Thorsten Molt

Heinz Nixdorf Institute, University of Paderborn, Fürstenallee 11, 33102 Paderborn, Germany

Thomas Gruß

SIEMENS KWU, Freyeslebenstraße 1, 91058 Erlangen, Germany e-mail: thomas.gruss@erl11.kwu.siemens.de

J. Comput. Inf. Sci. Eng 1(3), 257-260 (Jun 01, 2001) (4 pages) doi:10.1115/1.1405155 History: Received January 01, 2001; Revised June 01, 2001
Copyright © 2001 by ASME
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Virtual Reality model of the EPR (European Pressurized Water Reactor) in a sample area
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The UML model 1 of the VR-classes show the relations and inheritances. The division into different types of VR objects and the data holding objects can be seen.
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VWP Client, the presentation system working on the database. The example shows the VR model, the structure of the views (upper left), special equipment information (right), and the corresponding technical draft (bottom left).



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