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Statoil Signs New Multiyear Agreement with AVEVA for AVEVA Everything3D

Cambridge, UK, Jan. 19, 2015—AVEVA today announced that it has entered a multiyear agreement with Statoil ASA for AVEVA Everything3D (AVEVA E3D). The Norwegian Energy owner operator has selected AVEVA E3D to be its strategic 3D design software platform.…

Aliso Canyon Methane Leak Emissions Sky-High

January 12, 2016 - in Corporate, Maintenance, Oil & Gas, Sensors

A UC Davis scientist flying in a pollution-detecting airplane provided the first, and so far only, estimates of methane emissions spewing from the Aliso…

Managing Risk: The Case of Wastewater Storage in Shale Gas Development

December 4, 2015 - in Corporate, Oil & Gas, Wastewater

The nation’s oil and gas wells generate billions of gallons of wastewater each year—and with the increase in reuse and recycling of this wastewater,…

Cardno Appointed a Preferred Supplier for Environmental Assessment and Remediation

November 20, 2015 - in Oil & Gas, Remediation/redevelopment

Cardno has been appointed as a preferred supplier for environmental assessment and remediation services at oil and gas, and mining facilities, within the United States for a major international oil and gas company. The five-year Master Services Agreement (MSA)…

Exprodat and CSIS tell the Story Map of Russian Pipe Dreams and their Realities

November 13, 2015 - in Corporate, Oil & Gas, Surveying/Mapping

Exprodat, the oil and gas ArcGIS Platform specialist, has worked in partnership with the world-renowned Centre for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS) to implement the Esri Story Maps as a new way of presenting the Centre’s valuable strategic information.…

Railroads Lose Challenge of Oil-Train Rules

November 11, 2015 - in Corporate, Oil & Gas, Rail

Railroads lost an agency appeal with the U.S. Department of Transportation in a battle over new crude-by-rail rules that require the installation of expensive new brakes on trains hauling hazardous flammable materials. In a ruling issued by its Pipeline and…

Velodyne’s Popular VLP-16 3D LiDAR Puck Guides ESIGELEC Team to Win in First ARGOS Challenge Oil & Gas Robotics Competition

November 11, 2015 - in Corporate, Maintenance, Oil & Gas, Sensors

MORGAN HILL, Calif., Nov. 10, 2015—Isolated and potentially vulnerable, offshore oil drilling platforms would seem ideal destinations for next-generation robots. That’s precisely the inspiration behind the ARGOS Challenge, an international robotics competition…

Landpoint Named Engineering Company of the Year in Oil & Gas Awards For Use of Drones

October 28, 2015 - in Corporate, Oil & Gas, Surveying/Mapping

THE WOODLANDS, TX, Oct. 26, 2015—Landpoint was named Oil & Gas Engineering Company of the Year for 2015, marking the second consecutive year to receive the award. The annual Southwest and Mid-continent gala ceremony was held at the The Westin Dallas…

Rolta Wins 13 Million Dollar Contract for Engineering Systems

September 15, 2015 - in Corporate, Maintenance, Oil & Gas

MUMBAI, Sept. 14, 2015—Rolta announced today that it has received an additional 13 million dollar contract for the Engineering Information Asset Solution it has designed, developed and deployed for one of the world's largest petrochemical complexes. Rolta…

Arithmetica Launches 360 Degree Video Imaging for Oil and Gas at Offshore Europe

Shepperton Studios, Aug. 19, 2015—Arithmetica, the company behind SphereVision, will showcase its 360 degree video imaging solutions at the Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE) Offshore Europe, the leading international Exploration and Production Event.…