Five Reasons Why Oil & Gas Needs RFID Technology - PART 1

Tim Haïdar

Optimised track and trace throughout the supply chain

Philip II of Spain boasted of having an empire "on which the sun never set" stretching from Madrid to Mexico to Manila. The daily work of the oil and gas industry takes place across an even more widespread and geographically dispersed area, from the wastes of Alaska and the Siberian tundra to miles beneath the ocean floor off the coasts of Australia and Brazil.

Across this vast playing field, RFID technology enables real-time automated inventory visibility, reducing the need for the usually manpower intensive logging process and protecting against asset loss and theft.

Part of the Oil and Gas Technology series