http://www.worldoil.com WorldOil Pass the remote: bringing Equinor’s offshore roles in to land https://www.worldoil.com/sponsored-content/baker-hughes/2019/11/pass-the-remote-bringing-equinor-s-offshore-roles-in-to-land Automation and a timely tender have enabled the redistribution of tasks carried out offshore and onshore on Equinor’s Askepott rig, paving the way for decreased costs of oil production, improved working conditions for employees and the icing on the frosty cake — savings in CO₂ emissions. Emerson introduces real-time corrosion interpretation and analysis system https://www.worldoil.com/news/2020/1/14/emerson-introduces-real-time-corrosion-interpretation-and-analysis-system Emerson has introduced The Plantweb Insight Inline Corrosion application to provide the oil and gas industry real-time interpretation and analysis of critical data that helps prioritize maintenance and make informed integrity decisions. TGS and WhiteStar partner to offer combined data sources https://www.worldoil.com/news/2019/11/7/tgs-and-whitestar-partner-to-offer-combined-data-sources Robert White, CEO of WhiteStar Corporation, said, “Customers will greatly benefit from a best-in-breed integration of our highly curated land data and the well-respected TGS field, pool, and validated well header data.” MAN Energy Solutions and KONGSBERG sign MoU for collaboration on common data infrastructure for maritime sector https://www.worldoil.com/news/2019/10/10/man-energy-solutions-and-kongsberg-sign-mou-for-collaboration-on-common-data-infrastructure-for-maritime-sector Under the MoU, MAN Energy Solutions is set to investigate the possibility of using Kongsberg Digital’s data-infrastructure solution, Vessel Insight, to securely collect and transmit data using MAN Energy Solution’s digital platform, MAN CEON. Oil and gas sector connectivity demand grows as new services and technology enable operational efficiencies https://www.worldoil.com/news/2019/9/30/oil-gas-sector-connectivity-demand-grows-as-new-services-and-technology-enable-operational-efficiencies Growth reflects operators' search for increasingly sophisticated hybrid connectivity and IT solutions for onshore and offshore operations to drive the digital transformation of oil rigs, drilling and offshore supply vessels, production platforms and FPSO vessels. TECH TALK: Digitalization, optional or necessary? https://www.worldoil.com/techtalk/jp-global-digital/tech-talk-digitalization-optional-or-necessary There is an ongoing debate about the speed in which the oil and gas industry has adopted technological innovations. Has it been a slow or a timely adoption? Schlumberger and TIBCO collaborate to provide advanced analytics in the DELFI environment https://www.worldoil.com/news/2019/9/27/schlumberger-and-tibco-collaborate-to-provide-advanced-analytics-in-the-delfi-environment Schlumberger and TIBCO will leverage both organizations’ ongoing investments in digital innovation by working together on the joint development of descriptive and advanced analytics to deliver powerful new insights into an ever-expanding volume of EandP data. TechnipFMC, DNV GL partner to benchmark digital twin methodologies https://www.worldoil.com/news/2019/9/26/technipfmc-dnv-gl-partner-to-benchmark-digital-twin-methodologies The methodology aims to bring a level playing field to the sector’s varying technical definitions of, and expectations towards digital twins. It will set a benchmark for oil and gas operators, supply chain partners and regulators to establish trust in digital twin-generated data for performance and safety decision-making in projects and operations. Schlumberger highlights “The Future is Open” at SIS Global Forum https://www.worldoil.com/news/2019/9/19/schlumberger-highlights-the-future-is-open-at-sis-global-forum Schlumberger announced today its biennial event, the SIS Global Forum 2019, has surpassed expectations, laying firm foundations for a new era of openness and widespread collaboration in the oil and gas industry. Equinor taps Aucotec for Johan Sverdrup digital transformation https://www.worldoil.com/news/2019/9/17/equinor-taps-aucotec-for-johan-sverdrup-digital-transformation "Equinor expects a significant simplification and thus an acceleration of maintenance work. Changes and collaboration with many subcontractors, whether in the design area or in operation, are much easier to implement and are more consistent with this unique master engineering database," said Uwe Vogt, executive officer at Aucotec.