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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 & 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?

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

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 E&P data.

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

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

"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.

Schlumberger, Chevron and Microsoft announce collaboration to accelerate digital transformation

As part of the collaboration, the three companies will work together to build Azure-native applications in the DELFI cognitive E&P environment initially for Chevron, which will enable companies to process, visualize, interpret and ultimately obtain meaningful insights from multiple data sources.

Schlumberger selects Microsoft as preferred cloud provider, deploys solutions in DELFI environment

Deployment of the Petrotechnical Suite in the DELFI environment on Microsoft Azure, and DrillPlan on Azure Stack, mark significant progress in extending cloud solutions to the E&P market.

Schlumberger, IHS Markit bring analytics-ready data to GAIA platform

The collaboration will bring together data, technology and expertise from two of the industry’s leading sources of E&P information and make it available through the GAIA digital subsurface platform.

BHGE, C3.ai launch AI-based production downtime warning tool

Using historical and real-time data from entire systems, the BHC3 Reliability machine learning models identify anomalous conditions that lead to equipment failure and process upsets. Application alerts enable proactive action by operators to reduce downtime and lost revenue.

Ensign taps GoExpedi to innovate drilling supply chain

GoExpedi has collaborated with Ensign, a leading global drilling company, to provide Ensign’s fleet of drilling rigs with an innovative new technology tool that will significantly enhance its supply chain capability to support their 24/7 drilling operations.

Consortium of oil & gas operators awards blockchain pilot contract

“Blockchain is a promising instrument for industry collaboration in oil & gas benefiting all connected parties. This pilot with Data Gumbo is a significant step towards our goal of proving non-manned volume validations can trigger automated payments to vendors,” said Rebecca Hofmann, chairman of the OOC Oil & Gas Blockchain Consortium.

BP deploys continuous methane measurement for new major oil and gas projects

BP announced that it will deploy continuous measurement of methane emissions in its future BP-operated oil and gas processing projects as part of its program to detect, measure and reduce methane emissions.

Halliburton Landmark introduces DecisionSpace 365 cloud applications at annual innovation forum

Halliburton released ten new DecisionSpace 365 E&P cloud-native applications that leverage advances in digital technology to help operators reduce exploration risk, improve reservoir characterization and boost drilling efficiency.

Verisk to acquire Genscape, expanding Wood Mackenzie’s data capabilities

Genscape operates the world’s largest private network of in-field monitors and distributes alternative energy data, delivering market intelligence across the commodity and energy spectrum. This transaction will enhance Wood Mackenzie’s research and consultancy across the natural resources sectors.

Ocean Power Technologies trials autonomous monitoring buoy with Premeir Oil

This deployment of a PB3 PowerBuoy will serve Premier as an autonomous intelligent platform, providing communications and remote monitoring services at Premier’s Huntington field in the central North Sea.

Schlumberger open-sources data ecosystem, contributing to industrywide data development

Schlumberger announced that it will open-source its data ecosystem, and contribute to The Open Group Open Subsurface Data Universe™ (OSDU) Forum to accelerate the delivery of the OSDU Data Platform.

Oil climbs as Huawei sanctions delay offers sign of trade war truce

Oil climbed as the U.S. delayed sanctions against Huawei Technologies, offering a hint of progress in its trade war with China, and a drone attack in Saudi Arabia highlighted simmering Middle East tensions.

OPEX secures CNOOC North Sea predictive analytics contract

Predictive analysis services provider OPEX Group has secured a new multi-million-pound contract with CNOOC Petroleum Europe Limited, for digital services across the company’s UKCS assets.