SmartPlant Foundation is the world's most proven, industry-standard engineering information management solution in the process, power, and offshore industries. It is the backbone for the common architecture that extends across our premier industry solutions. SmartPlant Foundation ensures an open, independent data storage system to protect plant information for the life of the plant. It addresses all of the design, build, and operation requirements of a facility throughout the entire plant life cycle. Designed for phased implementation by O/Os and EPCs, ISO 15926-compliant SmartPlant Foundation encompasses a plant's design, modifications, upgrades, and refurbishment, effectively managing the evolving plant configuration from front-end engineering design to plant decommissioning.