http://www.worldoil.com WorldOil ExxonMobil commits to joint development of open automation processes https://www.worldoil.com/news/2019/7/18/exxonmobil-commits-to-joint-development-of-open-automation-processes The goal of this collaboration is the creation of a standards-based, open, interoperable, and secure automation architecture that addresses both the technical and commercial challenges of current systems. WoodMac, P2 Energy Solutions join forces to deliver data-driven insight to US energy sector https://www.worldoil.com/news/2019/7/15/woodmac-p2-energy-solutions-join-forces-to-deliver-data-driven-insight-to-us-energy-sector Wood Mackenzie, the global natural resources research consultancy, announced its partnership with P2 Energy Solutions to better analyse current and future well spacing. Emerson completes acquisition of Zedi's software, automation businesses https://www.worldoil.com/news/2019/7/11/emerson-completes-acquisition-of-zedis-software-automation-businesses Emerson has announced it has completed the purchase of Zedi’s software and automation businesses. DroneDeploy launches single enterprise solution for all drone operations https://www.worldoil.com/news/2019/7/9/dronedeploy-launches-single-enterprise-solution-for-all-drone-operations DroneDeploy, the leading drone software company, announced today a major expansion across its products, making it a single platform for all drone operations. The launch includes automated drone fleet management, enhanced workflow integrations, a low-altitude inspection mode, and advanced analytic capabilities. Teledyne CARIS releases new data model, bringing new versatility to chart production https://www.worldoil.com/news/2019/7/9/teledyne-caris-releases-new-data-model-bringing-new-versatility-to-chart-production Teledyne CARIS, a Teledyne Technologies company, has announced the release of its Hydrographic Production Database (HPD) 4.0. This new version of HPD is designed to support Hydrographic Offices around the world as they embrace the new S-100 Universal Hydrographic Data Model and explore its many possibilities. Developer of oil, gas data services takes over operation of frac data sharing system https://www.worldoil.com/news/2019/7/8/developer-of-oil-gas-data-services-takes-over-operation-of-frac-data-sharing-system PDS Energy Information (PDS), a provider of secure data transfer exchange services for oil and gas drilling, completion, and production data, has announced that it has assumed commercial operation of the Frac Interference Exchange (FracX), a reciprocal data sharing network previously developed and operated by one of the largest operators in the Permian basin to coordinate hydraulic fracturing activity among producers. Maersk Supply Service first to offer unique high-speed Internet access https://www.worldoil.com/news/2019/7/2/maersk-supply-service-first-to-offer-unique-high-speed-internet-access Maersk Supply Service has become the first company to offer clients unique high-speed Internet access with Fleet Xpress. Katalyst Data Management opens new Digital Transformation Center in Houston https://www.worldoil.com/news/2019/6/27/katalyst-data-management-opens-new-digital-transformation-center-in-houston Katalyst Data Management announced today that it has opened a second Digital Transformation Center (DTC2) in the Houston area. Oceaneering launches digital asset inspection system https://www.worldoil.com/news/2019/6/26/oceaneering-launches-digital-asset-inspection-system Oceaneering International, Inc., has launched the Inform Inspect digital asset inspection system, which aims to streamline non-destructive testing (NDT) and inspection management. Infrastructure Networks, Machfu partner to deliver data solutions to the oil field https://www.worldoil.com/news/2019/6/25/infrastructure-networks-machfu-partner-to-deliver-data-solutions-to-the-oil-field Infrastructure Networks, Inc. and Machfu have announced that they have entered into a strategic partnership to help oil and gas companies improve the performance of their existing assets by easily connecting them to new cloud solutions.