• Glossary

Basic Design

Basic Design is the phase in which a set of basic documents is developed, mainly including Flow Diagrams, Material and Energy Balances, preliminary Pipe and Instrument Flow Diagrams, Equipment Data Sheets, etc., tailored to the capacity and local conditions of a new Plant. This set of documents is prepared by a Process Licensor, or by a Company having the specific know-how. When available, it is the basis of the Process Design of a Plant.