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Operational Excellence Index 2017 Survey – Report
November 21, 2017
Operational Excellence (OE) emerged in the hazardous industries as a relatively new concept only a few years ago. Already it has evolved from theoretical ideal to tangible reality as firms have embraced it as a crucial priority. For the second year, Petrotechnics has conducted a survey of oil, gas and petrochemical industry professionals to gauge changing attitudes to OE and...
Operational Excellence Index 2017 Survey – Infographic
November 21, 2017
Has operational excellence (OE) in hazardous industries reached its tipping point? Oil, gas, and petrochemical industry experts weigh in.
Safety: Process Safety and Risk Management – An Industry View
November 14, 2017
In 2017, Petrotechnics released its process safety and risk management (PSM) survey. The survey respondents were senior leaders in the fields of process safety, asset integrity and operational risk management in the hydrocarbon industry. The survey produced some interesting and occasionally startling insights into the state of operational risk and safety management.
Digital Transformation: Changing the Way We Operate
November 14, 2017
Digitalisation in the oil and gas industry is about “enabling everyone to make better operational decisions” while balancing risk, productivity and cost. Industry research analyst, Oil & Gas IQ, and Petrotechnics' Phil Murray discuss why it is imperative to connect smart people with smart devices for smart decisions to achieve successful digital transformation. What the industry needs is to make sure everyone assesses risk using the...
Petrotechnics’ Proscient – Operational Excellence Software Platform datasheet
November 14, 2017
Digital transformation is about improving productivity, reducing risk and lowering costs - all at the same time. And it has never been easier to start realising the benefits. Power your digital operations with Proscient. Petrotechnics' Proscient is the industry's first software platform for Operational Excellence. It is the foundation for your digital transformation journey.
The Essential OpEx Checklist
November 5, 2017
The successful pursuit of Operational Excellence in oil and gas is more critical than ever. Companies must simultaneously reduce risk, increase productivity and cut costs. Everyone, from the boardroom to the frontline, must make the most effective decision every time. To succeed, companies must enable Oil and Gas 4.0
Using Technology to Solve Real Business Problems
November 5, 2017
The recent pace of change has been enough to give the oil and gas industry whiplash. New geopolitical realities are shaking up operating practices, increasing complexity threatens already squeezed margins, there's relentless pressure to reduce costs whilst increasing productivity and hazardous events have indicated more rigorous compliance requirements. All these factors have made operational excellence critical. The need to simultaneously...
Mobile Apps: Improving Safety & Production in Oil & Gas
November 5, 2017
Mobile apps promise to be a boon to industrial productivity far beyond leak control. Most sectors are seeing the benefits of putting more information in the hands of mobile engineers and maintenance workers. For example, a joint report from Accenture and the World Economic Forum indicates that 57% of oil and gas industry are investing in mobile devices, while...
The Reality of Risk Roundtable: Improving Risk Management
November 5, 2017
Process safety risks are often managed in different parts of an organization. Bringing them all together in a consolidated way, to view their impact on the operational reality of hydrocarbon asset or plant is a real challenge. What the industry needs is to make sure everyone assesses risk using the same criteria – and has a practical understanding of how...
Roundtable: The Reality of Process Safety Risk
November 5, 2017
What is the reality of risk in the hydrocarbon sector? Petrotechnics recently gathered together senior executives from oil and gas to discuss what happens when process safety intent meets the reality of operations. Unavoidably, process safety risks are often managed in different parts of an organisation. Consolidating these risks to view their impact on the operational reality of hydrocarbon...

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