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Changing the face and pace of procurement

Hayley Sutton, Requis, examines how Worley made its procurement process more efficient with the development of an online supply chain platform.

 

InEight launches risk intelligence software

The software's risk management module helps identify and quantify project risk considerations that affect cost and schedule selections, offering greater certainty to sectors where budget and project overruns are common.

 
 

Rigged for the future

To be competitive in today's oil and gas industry is first and foremost about upgrading the user experience and not by producing new rigs, says Andreas Grydeland Sulejewski, Neptune Software.

 
 
 
 

Blockchain to be implemented in Bakken shale field

The OOC Oil & Gas Blockchain Consortium, whose members include Chevron Corp., ConocoPhillips, Exxon Mobil Corp., Equinor and Royal Dutch Shell, has awarded a contract to Data Gumbo to pilot blockchain technology for water handling services.

 
 

Oil and gas’s largest blind spot: product quality

Adam Weinstein, Validere, argues that the contamination of oil in the Druzhba pipeline earlier this year hints at an industry wide problem, and suggests that the answer lies in the Industrial Internet of Things and artificial intelligence.