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Contributor: Tim Haïdar
Posted: 07/20/2017
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Click on the image below to see the full resolution of our first installment of the By the numb3rs infographic series. Full Content »
Contributor: Tim Haïdar
Posted: 07/19/2017
triptych
The oil industry’s recovery is underway, and those companies leading the charge have shown that success is a picture painted in three parts. We look at three ways that some of the biggest companies in the sector have gone about strategising and restructuring for operational excellence Full Content »
Contributor: Leandro Basilio
Posted: 07/17/2017
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In the final part of his analysis into the best ways to manage an offshore development, Leandro Basilio concludes with his breakdown of core areas for novel technology employment and ultimate recommendations for all project owners. Full Content »
Contributor: Oil & Gas IQ Surveys
Posted: 07/13/2017
Oil & Gas IQ Surveys
How could advances like robotic process automation, artificial intelligence, machine learning and cognitive computing change the way that oil and gas industry does business? In the largest survey of the sector to date, we are asking you for your opinions on where the hydrocarbons sector can benefit from intelligent enterprise technology. Full Content »
Contributor: Tim Haïdar
Posted: 07/13/2017
FPSO report 2017
In this exclusive 14-page report created in conjunction with the FPSO Network and Oil & Gas IQ's combined 170,000 subscriber base, we have reached out to the FPSO community to define some of the key areas and pain points that need to be tackled if the sector is to win in the current oil price environment.

Covering everything from the top three reasons for overruns to the primary drivers for technology selection and focus areas for improvement, the widest-reaching analysis of its kind is a must-read to understand the most pressing issues for those on both sides of the operator and contractor divide. Full Content »
Contributor: John Woodhouse
Posted: 07/13/2017
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Extending intervals between shutdowns is the holy grail for people with the headache of managing a large, complex, critical plant that’s continuously running. This has been further heightened by the lamentable slide in oil prices in the past 24 months.

That said, there is an existing methodology that, when properly implemented and understood, could cut shutdown frequencies by 50 per cent. Full Content »
Contributor: Leandro Basilio
Posted: 07/12/2017
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In part three of his series on the best ways to manage an offshore development, Leandro Basilio walks us through the conceptualisation stage and a handful of very real stumbling blocks that can hinder the process. Full Content »
Contributor: Oil & Gas IQ Surveys
Posted: 07/11/2017
Oil & Gas IQ Surveys
How could advances like robotic process automation, artificial intelligence, machine learning and cognitive computing change the way that oil and gas industry does business? In the largest survey of the sector to date, we are asking you for your opinions on where the hydrocarbons sector can benefit from intelligent enterprise technology. Full Content »
Contributor: Tim Haïdar
Posted: 07/07/2017
Tim Haïdar
The oil price collapse has seen decommissioning rocket to the top of the owner-operator agenda but is anyone truly prepared. In our analysis of the North Sea sector, we look at five particular sticking points that could make the decommissioning bonanza into a burden. Full Content »
Contributor: Leandro Basilio
Posted: 06/23/2017
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In part two of his series on the best ways to manage an offshore development, Leandro Basilio takes us through best practice in the crucial front-end loading stages of a project.

Precision, efficiency and clarity in this early phase can often be the difference between an economic success story or a costly failure. Full Content »
Contributor: Savaram Ravindra
Posted: 06/20/2017
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When one mentions the effects of cloud computing on business, oil and gas is hardly the first industry that comes to mind.

The technology that has been enabling innovation across the board and disrupting business models at an ever accelerating pace has not really made that much of a dent in the energy sectors.

In this article, we look at the potential treasure trove that could turn monolithic companies into lean business machines. Full Content »
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