Operational Excellence Index 2017 Survey – Report

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 [...]

Operational Excellence Index 2017 Survey – Infographic

Has operational excellence (OE) in hazardous industries reached its tipping point? Oil, gas, and petrochemical industry experts weigh in.  

Petrotechnics’ Proscient – Operational Excellence Software Platform datasheet

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 [...]

The Essential OpEx Checklist

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 [...]

Using Technology to Solve Real Business Problems

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 [...]

Managing Risks in Ageing Assets

If we consolidate the operations activities, the plant health factors, the alerts from sensors, the competency levels of staff and so many more silos of information, then we can extract the [...]

3 ways digital twins will help improve oil and gas maintenance and operations

What was once fantasy is becoming a reality. Edge equipment is becoming better connected. Cloud technology is improving performance. Integration is easy, and the cost is reasonable. And the [...]

Who is Responsible for Managing Process Safety Risk?

Few would argue that process safety approaches developed and implemented over the past 20-30 years have enabled us to improve the design basis for our facilities. Yet we still see major incidents [...]

2017 Survey on Process Safety and Risk Management

Management teams on facilities know what could go wrong, what the consequences could be, how they should be managed as well as the controls that should be in place to manage the risks. But that [...]

Lessons from Corrosion Incidents – Whitepaper

Integrity Management and preventing loss of containment is one of the major process safety challenges to hazardous industries during these tough times. Pressure is mounting for plant operators to [...]