Production & SCM
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Production & SCM May 15, 2019

Flow measurement instrumentation company acquired

The TASI Group has acquired Sierra Instruments, a flow measurement instrumentation manufacturer.

By TASI Group
Specialist training ensures safe operations in challenging applications. Courtesy: Sulzer
Production & SCM May 14, 2019

Offshore pump facility goes nine years without a lost time incident

Sulzer Wood has recorded nine years without a lost time incident (LTI) thanks to a workplace culture where everyone contributes to overall workplace safety.

By Sulzer
Image courtesy: Chris Vavra, CFE Media
Production & SCM May 9, 2019

Groups create partnership to develop modular robot for oil well operations

Repsol Sinopec, Ouro Negro, and PUC-Rio establish a partnership to develop Wellrobot, a modular robot for oil well operations that is designed to reduce costs and operational risks.

By CFE Media
GlobalData reported that production of crude oil and natural gas in the Permian Basin has grown each year since 2013 despite the oil & gas industry going through a downturn. Courtesy: GlobalData, Oil and Gas Intelligence Center
Production & SCM May 7, 2019

Permian Basin a major source for onshore hydrocarbon production

GlobalData reported that production of crude oil and natural gas in the Permian Basin has grown each year since 2013 despite the oil & gas industry going through a downturn.

By GlobalData
Production & SCM May 3, 2019

Why the midstream cares about data management

The outlook for the midstream is showing promising growth, but the industry is only starting to consider data management a priority, which could help increase that growth.

By Kevin Parker
Automating risk management delivers much-needed visibility and risk enforcement across industrial control system (ICS) networks. Courtesy: Honeywell Industrial Cybersecurity
Production & SCM May 1, 2019

Proactively manage industrial cybersecurity by automating risk monitoring

Cover story: A refinery installed a modern distributed control system (DCS) that automates and manages industrial cybersecurity tasks to reduce manual workflows, potential human error and overall company costs.

By Marty Isreals
Figure 1: Process manufacturing plants have PRVs as part of any sealed system where pressure can develop. Large facilities can have hundreds. Courtesy: Emerson
Production & SCM April 26, 2019

Should assets be monitored in-house or in the cloud?

Wireless sensors and specialized software deliver options for improved effectiveness.

By Brian Joe
Oceaneering's advanced subsea construction support vessel, Ocean Evolution, is designed to provide customers with installation services for subsea tiebacks, maintenance, repair and decommissioning and well stimulation and light well intervention services. Courtesy: Oceaneering
Production & SCM April 25, 2019

Subsea construction support vessel cleared for deployment

Oceaneering's advanced subsea construction support vessel, Ocean Evolution, is designed to provide customers with installation services for subsea tiebacks, maintenance, repair and decommissioning and well stimulation and light well intervention services.

By Oceaneering
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Production & SCM April 21, 2019

Inspection robot benefits for critical infrastructure applications

Inspection robots feature advanced vision systems and are in high demand in critical infrastructure applications and industries such as oil & gas and the petrochemical industries.

By AIA
Multinational oil and gas companies, such as BP, Shell, Chevron and Equinor, are also leaders in the digital oilfield space. Courtesy: GlobalData, Oil and Gas Intelligence Center
Production & SCM April 18, 2019

Digital oilfield advancing due to technology growth

Technology advances in sensing, automation, and connectivity have fueled digital oilfield growth according to a report by GlobalData.

By GlobalData