Percentage of ICS computers on which malicious objects were blocked in selected industries Courtesy: Kaspersky/ISSSource
Cybersecurity October 14, 2020

Building automation, oil and gas facilities are top cybersecurity targets

There has been an increase in the percentage of systems attacked in the oil and gas industry as well as the building automation sector during the COVID-19 pandemic.

By Gregory Hale
Petroleum engineering graduate researcher Marcus Elliott is mapping shale reservoirs using cost-efficient methods. Courtesy: Justin Baetge, Texas A&M University
Oil and Gas October 20, 2020

Merging mapping methods to find invisible shale cracks

A student researcher at Texas A&M is using the combination of electrical currents, called electromagnetics, and data from tightly-focused microseismic measurements to accurately render existing natural fracture networks in shale rock.

By Nancy Luedke
Courtesy: GlobalData
Oil and Gas October 19, 2020

Augmented reality can disrupt traditional operations in oil and gas industry

Augmented reality is an evolving technology with the potential to cause major changes to traditional oil and gas operations.

By GlobalData
Courtesy: Sulzer
Oil and Gas October 20, 2020

How to optimize offshore pump performance and reliability

Asset reliability and performance are the two most important factors for the oil and gas sector but as processes change and equipment ages, optimizing uptime can become a greater challenge.

By Daniela Haldenwang
Top row: Doug Sullivan, Peter Garvey; Bottom row: Joe Estrada, David Taylor. Courtesy: Dewberry
Energy, Power October 7, 2020

Energy roundtable on the industry’s future

By Dewberry
Source: OOC Subsea Leak Detection Working Group, Advanced Monitoring Subcommittee
Oil and Gas September 29, 2020

Think leak first

By Raouf J. Hadad, P.E., MBA and Han Hsien Seah, MEng
Courtesy: US Bolt Manufacturing
Oil and Gas June 3, 2020

The importance of API 20E and API 20F bolting standards

By Tom Goin
Courtesy: Emerson
IIoT, Industrie 4.0 October 12, 2020

Evaluating IoT wireless protocols for industrial applications

By Andrew Cureton