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4 Challenges That May Slow Down Company Automation and Digitalization

The Oil and Gas industry has had a large automation and digitalization boost during the last decade. However, companies need to bear in mind the industry specifics and internal factors while planning to implement these technologies. Here are some of the main challenges to consider in your transfo ...

Julia


Posted 14 days agoOpinion > AutomationDigitalizationAUTOMA

Retaining Talent and Access to Skilled Labor in a Post-Market Recovery

For its part, COVID-19 has only intensified this dynamic: the severe contraction of the oil and gas sector has discouraged job seekers from entering the industry. An industry as dependent on human and resource capital as oil and gas – not to mention responsible for meeting rising global energy de ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Posted 24 days agoLink > African EnergyAfrican Energy Chamberenergy industry +12

Digitalization as a Disrupting Force for Legacy Fields

The Internet of Things (IoT) and electronic monitoring represents a key solution to both through implanting physical devices with sensors and extending Internet connectivity and communications among physical assets Within the oil and gas industry, IoT devices render real-time data on machinery, pi ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Posted 30 days agoLink > AfricaAfrican EnergyEnergy +15

Big Data Analytics: Learning From Oil And Gas Majors

Oil and gas companies face many challenges: lack of operational processes visibility, predictive maintenance and performance improvement, logistics complexity, environmental regulations restriction, and other. Data generated by a company may be used to overcome them, but it should be properly ana ...

Julia


Posted 6 months agoOpinion > AutomationDigitalizationOil&Gas +3

Spotlight on SPE Offshore Europe 2019

On the 3 rd September I will be taking the journey north to Aberdeen, Scotland, where the SPE Offshore Europe conference will be held. Gathering together an array of experts and leaders across the oil and gas sector's entire value chain, the conference sets out to explore some of the trends, pat ...

Danabek Zhanayev - WMG


Posted 1 year agoOpinion > aberdeen oil and gasAberdeenArtificial Intelligence in Oil and Gas +6

WJTA 2019 Focuses on Safety Best Practices, Equipment, New Technologies

The 2019 WJTA Conference and Expo will be held November 11-13 in New Orleans at the Morial Convention Center. A daylong pre-conference short course will be held on Monday, November 11, and the conference sessions and expo activities will take place on Tuesday and Wednesday, November 12-13. New to t ...

Peter Wright - WJTA


Posted 1 year agoPress > WaterjettingIndustrial CleaningHealth & Safety +5

Focused Education for Asset Owners a Highlight at WJTA 2019

WJTA is launching a new asset owner education track at WJTA 2019 to offer plant personnel (representatives of petrochemical plants, refineries, power plants, pulp and paper mills, oil and gas midstream, steel mills, mining locations, etc.) an opportunity to understand the current and future state o ...

Peter Wright - WJTA


Posted 1 year agoPress > Health & SafetyIndustrial CleaningAutomation +2

Touchstone Energy are Helping Oil and Gas Companies Overcome the Shortcomings of Traditional Finance Systems With Business Process Management Tools

Our EnergyFlow Business Process Management Platform amalgamates process design, process automation, knowledge management, and analytic capabilities.   Information is captured, stored and delivered in a way that complements your existing workflows, minimising internal disruption.   By ...

Marcus Kelly - TouchstoneEnergy


Posted 2 years agoPress > TouchstoneoilandgascompaniesLondon +8

Upstream Success Story: Boosting Operational and Back Office Efficiency With Workflow Automation

By Erik Schneider P2's Workflow solution for E&P companies has improved efficiency by more than 50 percent for material transfers at a leading mid-cap U.S. producer. This customer, which prides itself on having one of the lowest cost structures in the U.S. upstream sector, was managing ma ...

P2 News - P2 Energy Solutions


Posted 2 years agoOpinion > AccountingHydrocarbon Accountingback office +2

The 4 Technologies Making 'Digital Oilfields' A Reality

The long-held and oft-hyped vision of the ‘Digital Oilfield' truly has an opportunity to deliver results for oil and gas operations now.  It's not just a promise of the future. Key disruptive technologies are making the data infrastructure cheaper and faster to bring the latest automation and AI-d ...

Shiva Rajagopalan - Seven Lakes Technologies


Posted 2 years agoOpinion > AutomationAI in Oil and Gasfuture of oil and gas

Ten Automated Workflows Oil & Gas Companies Need in the Back Office

Automated workflows don't just save time, they also ensure that your processes are followed correctly from start to finish. Upstream oil and gas operators are involved in hundreds of workflows. Automating these workflows can streamline business activity -- which is critical as the industry con ...

P2 News - P2 Energy Solutions


Posted 2 years agoPress > workflowHydrocarbon AccountingAutomation

The Top Six Benefits of Automating Workflow in Upstream Back Offices

Due to the current price of oil, upstream operators are looking for new ways to accomplish more with less – and automated workflows are an effective means to do it. Automation helps oil and gas back office teams minimize errors and save time on important tasks in six important ways: 1: Documenta ...

P2 News - P2 Energy Solutions


Posted 2 years agoPress > Oilgasupstream +4

Automating the Joint Venture Accounting Process to Provide Comprehensive Cost Allocation for Full and Transparent Cost Recovery

Simplicity for complex Joint Venture environments TouchstoneEnergy's Joint Venture accounting module automates joint venture cost allocations, streamlining approval and billing workflows. It makes cost recovery a quick and easy process giving both internal stakeholders and JV partners confidence ...

Marcus Kelly - TouchstoneEnergy


Posted 2 years agoPress > TouchstoneUnited StatesHouston +7

TouchstoneEnergy Develops Game Changing AFE Automation Software to Transform Spend Control for Oil and Gas Companies

The Automated AFE solution tracks approvals, reports spend against budget, saves management time, and introduces full cost control transparency. AFE Automation streamlines the complete AFE process, from initial request for approval, through to budget creation, and on to project close-out activities ...

Marcus Kelly - TouchstoneEnergy


Posted 3 years agoPress > TouchstoneUnited KingdomLondon +9