On the Issue of the Structure of Digital Twins of Hazardous Production Facilities


The structure of the digital twin of a hazardous production facility is considered, the construction of which is based on the concept approved by the Coordinating Committee for Integrated Automation of Production and Technological Processes, Metrological Support and Communications of PJSC Gazprom.  Overview is given concerning the innovative developments in the field of fire and industrial safety reflecting the process of digital transformation of safety technologies. Among them: remote monitoring systems at hazardous production facilities designed to carry out permanent state supervision; robotic complexes for fire extinguishing; software systems for scenario modeling of accidents, fires and evacuation of people, risk assessment, calculation of parameters of the affecting factors; virtual training complexes for interactive training of the personnel; digital twins of oil fields, gas turbines, nuclear power plants. 

Based on the reviewed scientific papers and federal legislation in the field of industrial safety, the concept of a digital twin of a hazardous production facility is formulated, and the principal structure of its technical equipment is considered. The function of each element of the digital twin structure of a hazardous production facility is established. Typical tasks solved by means of digital twins of hazardous production facilities and the effects of their implementation are identified. SWOT-analysis was conducted related to the advantages, disadvantages, opportunities, and negative factors in the digital transformation of hazardous production facilities. The image of future industrial systems with the use of digital twins in the field of industrial safety was formed.

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DOI: 10.24000/0409-2961-2022-3-33-40
Year: 2022
Issue num: March
Keywords : industrial safety hazardous production facility artificial Intelligence digital transformation digital twin cyber-physical systems
  • Kirilov A.E.
    A.E.Kirilov@yandex.ru, Cand. Sci. (Eng.), Assistant Perm National Research Polytechnic University, Perm, Russia, Engineer Bardym LPUMG branch of Gazprom Transgaz Tchaikovsky LLC, Barda, Russia
  • Chernyi K.A.
    Dr. Sci. (Eng.), Assoc. Prof., Head of the Department Perm National Research Polytechnic University, Perm, Russia
  • Tagirov A.I.
    Project Engineer LUKOIL International Secondment B.V., Dubai, UAE
  • Khasanova F.N.
    Group Leader Bardym LPUMG branch of Gazprom Transgaz Tchaikovsky LLC, Barda, Russia