Production & SCM

Production and SCM June 13, 2018

Permian Basin oil production expected to have major increase by 2023

Oil production in the Permian Basin will rise nearly 3 million barrels per day (mbd) to 5.4 mbd in 2023 with nearly 41,000 new wells and $308 billion in upstream spending between 2018 to 2023 driving that growth.

By IHS Markit
Production and SCM May 6, 2018

Sub-saharan gas production projected to grow 18% by 2021

Sub-Saharan Africa is expected to spend around $33 billion as capital expenditure (CAPEX) on conventional gas and coal bed methane CBM projects between 2018 and 2021 and grow by 18%.

By GlobalData
Production and SCM May 3, 2018

Company announces plans for EPC commissioning and start-up operations

Petroteq Energy Inc. has increased its focus on the final engineering, procurement, and construction (EPC) processes to prepare for the immediate commissioning and start-up procedures for the Asphalt Ridge heavy oil extraction facility located near Vernal, Utah.

By Petroteq Energy Inc.
Production and SCM April 20, 2018

Natural gas production in U.S. projected to increase

Natural gas production in the U.S., according to the Energy Information Administration (EIA), is expected to grow in 2018 and 2019 and take an even larger chunk of generating the nation's electric power.

By News and Experts
Production and SCM April 5, 2018

Wellsite valve manifolds simplified

A multiport flow selector is safer, less expensive, lighter weight, and more compact than conventional units.

By Joseph Zawacki, Emerson
Production and SCM March 29, 2018

Some alternatives for improving an octane upgrade process

A properly optimized unit can recover 95% of the normal paraffins in the feed.

By Robert C. Szczesniak, P.E.
Production and SCM February 27, 2018

Differences between industrial Ethernet switches and business IT switches

Industrial network switches are designed for harsh conditions and environments and last for a long time while business information technology (IT) switches are designed for data center applications and have a shorter overall lifespan.

By Paul Myer, Veracity Industrial Networks
Production and SCM January 23, 2018

Oil and gas storage industry to benefit from increased capital investment

The global oil and gas storage service market is projected to reach $10.38 billion by 2022 and show a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 2.6% from 2017 to 2024, according to Esticast Research and Consulting.

By Esticast Research & Consulting
Production and SCM January 4, 2018

Retaining skills and expertise for the next generation

Every business needs to have a skills training program to one degree or another. For those involved in more complex industries, such as oil and gas or petrochemical engineering, gathering new skills as well as the experience of the older generation and passing it onto those committed to learning a new trade is an essential business practice.

By Jennifer Gaines, Sulzer
Production and SCM November 2, 2017

Organization names 2017 Plant of the Year

The Shell Prelude Floating Liquefied Natural Gas (FLNG) plant/ship of Royal Dutch Shell, to be located in the Timor Sea off the Northwest coast of Australia, has been named the FieldComm Group 2017 Plant of the Year.

By FieldComm Group