• Database (DB)

    A Database (DB) refers to an organized collection of data including schemas, tables, queries, reports, views and other elements, typically arranged to model aspects of reality in a way that supports processes requiring information. Access to this data is usually provided by a Database Management System (DBMS) comprised of an integrated set of computer software […]

  • Compatible Unit (CU)

    Compatible Unit (CU) is akin to a template used mainly in U.S. and UK-based utility companies to design their routine repetitive work such as pipe installations, equipment repairs and inspections. This standardized assembly unit is defined for general use by designers, crews and accounting personnel and is comprised of labor tasks, vehicle/equipment hours, materials, accounting […]