Automation

Courtesy: CFE Media
Oil and Gas April 20, 2021

Chemical manufacturers, oil & gas industries face growing technological obsolescence

Companies seek support in knowing what they have and what they need

By Kevin Parker
Courtesy: SCOTT Technology Limited/Robotic Industries Association
Robotics March 30, 2021

Robotic refueling technology market maturing, expanding

Robotic refueling technology is maturing and expanding beyond the scope of the mining industry and could be used in many applications.

By Tanya M. Anandan
Courtesy: Apellix/Robotic Industries Assocation
Robotics March 16, 2021

Aerial robotics used for above-ground oil and gas assets

Remotely-operated aerial robots can operate in dangerous conditions, which make them ideal for certain oil and gas operations.

By Tanya M. Anandan
Courtesy: Houston Mechatronics, Inc./Robotic Industries Association
Robotics March 9, 2021

Autonomous underwater robots used for deep-sea drilling operations

Many of the world's oil and natural gas resource lie beneath the oceans. Autonomous robots can help explore and dig them out.

By Tanya M. Anandan
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
Courtesy: LSU College of Engineering
Oil and Gas May 1, 2020

Students performing drilling simulations during COVID-19 outbreak

LSU Petroleum Engineering instructors are working with simulator company Drilling Systems to ensure their students could perform their drilling simulation lab from home during the COVID-19 outbreak.

By Libby Haydel
Courtesy: Mark T. Hoske, CFE Media and Technology
Remote Monitoring April 22, 2020

How to operate manufacturing remotely

Address five areas to improve remote operations, of growing importance to keep manufacturing sites running efficiently, reliably and safely from a distance, to address COVID-19 pandemic concerns and demographic workforce pressures. Secure software and devices can improve remote access, cybersecurity and digitization.

By Jason Urso
Courtesy: Ranger Energy Services
Oil and Gas March 16, 2020

Transforming completion and production service delivery at oil and gas well sites

Reporting can be a challenge in the oil and gas industry due to the constant potential hazards, but mobile apps can help deliver accurate information and improve overall productivity

By Mark Haubert and Jim Kulis
Events and Awards December 9, 2019

Award winners recognized

Oil & Gas Engineering announces the winners of the 2019 Product of the Year awards

By Kevin Parker
Klaus Endress, President of the Supervisory Board (left), and Matthias Altendorf, CEO of the Endress+Hauser Group. Courtesy: Endress+Hauser
Process Manufacturing June 4, 2019

Process manufacturer reports strong 2018 growth

Endress+Hauser reported strong growth in 2018 and positive projected growth for 2019 thanks to process automation sector sales in the U.S.

By Endress+Hauser