Analytics
Figure 1. The network architecture supports groups of field instruments and actuators using mesh communication to support reliable data transfer. Each device acts as a data originator and potential relay point. Courtesy: Emerson Automation Solutions
Analytics October 29, 2018

Bring IIoT capabilities to refineries and process plants

The first step to bringing fieldbus networking and the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) into process manufacturing plants and refineries may be changing device-level networking practices.

By Dan Carlson
Courtesy: Niresh Behari
Analytics October 9, 2018

Growing role of human/machine interaction in risk management

A risk management evaluation for safety-critical equipment (SCE), including use of a risk matrix, is fundamental to controlling operating hazards, but even proven industry hazard determination templates won’t work with outdated data.

By Niresh Behari
Figure 1. By implementing a well data management system, producers increase efficiencies while reducing time-to-revenue. Courtesy: Micotan Software
Analytics October 1, 2018

Manage information based on each well’s lifecycle

A single source of truth can improve time-to-revenue.

By Frank Gannon
Figure 3. Optimization cycle. Courtesy: Stress Engineering Services
Analytics September 28, 2018

Digital twins support FPS asset integrity management

Strength comes from global performance model integrated with measured data.

By Scot McNeill, David Renzi, and Dilip Maniar
Analytics September 28, 2018

Asset platform for enhancing process manufacturing applications

TrendMiner's ContextHub is built around the structure of OSIsoft PI Event Frames and Asset Framework and is designed to broaden contextual information for root cause analysis and operational performance monitoring.

By TrendMiner
Figure 1. The framework addresses challenges associated with geological and geophysical data, without undue geo-referencing or geo-spatial processing. Courtesy: L&T Technology Services
Analytics September 27, 2018

A defined methodology better manages subsurface data

Technologies facilitate deep data diving for exploration in oil & gas industry.

By Prabhakar Shetty
Analytics September 20, 2018

IIoT’s impact on the oil and gas industry

Oil & gas companies are looking to the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) to improve efficiency and productivity as the market slowly recovers.

By Anil Gosine, MG Strategy+
Analytics September 19, 2018

Turn information into a strategic asset

Effective data analytics drives ROI and improves operations.

By Anand Chordia, L&T Technology
Analytics September 16, 2018

Fiber optic cable sensor

The Praetorian Fibre Optic Sensor (FOS) from Hawk Measurement Systems consists of an interrogator mounted in a control or server room and is connected to a single mode fiber optic cable.

By Hawk Measurement Systems
Analytics August 22, 2018

IIoT company receives funding to enhance oil and gas market presence

Seeq has secured $23 million in Series B funding led by the Altira Group, which has extensive experience in oil & gas industry technologies and software.

By Seeq Corp.