March 27, 2018

LNG: It Takes a Village

Author: Ron Beck

A diverse group of LNG professionals gathered recently to explore the ways they can leverage new digital technology to improve their asset-heavy businesses.

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CERAWeek 2018

March 08, 2018

Time Is Still King in the World of Upstream

Author: Ron Beck

“Gas Day” at CERAWeek was busy from start to finish, and Eni Chief Exploration Officer Luca Bertelli presented a compelling strategy for the future.

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CERAWeek 2018

March 07, 2018

Clashing Visions of the Future of Oil & Gas

Author: Ron Beck

CERAWeek Day Two saw some of the event’s most prominent speakers present divergent views of energy and its future.

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CERAWeek 2018

March 06, 2018

Total’s Pouyanne Steals the Show at CERAWeek Day One

Author: Ron Beck

Total Oil CEO Patrick Pouyanne gave a riveting tour of the oil and gas industry, as the annual gathering of global energy influencers kicked off in Houston.

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Standardized Design Is a CAPEX-Cutter

February 15, 2018

Standardized Design Is a CAPEX-Cutter

Author: Ron Beck

With the right software technology infrastructure in place, upstream companies can reduce costs by 50 percent or more.

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 Upstream Digitalization and the Mature Asset

January 30, 2018

Upstream Digitalization and The Mature Asset

Author: Ron Beck

Technology such as virtual sensors and online models can help operators optimize returns from their older assets.

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The Black Magic in Upstream: Experience Mixed with Digital Technology

January 16, 2018

The Black Magic in Upstream: Experience Mixed With Digital Technology

Author: Ron Beck

In today's competitive environment, it’s crucial to capture decades of deep process knowledge to run assets at a lower operating cost.

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Better Idea

January 09, 2018

Activated Economics: Overcoming the Fear of a Better Idea!

Author: Ron Beck

With a bit of bravery, a process engineering organization can find new ways to achieve better and more competitive designs.

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