Archive for the ‘Oil & Gas’ Category

Onshore Direct from the Wellhead Multiphase Flow Measurement

Posted in Flow, Oil & Gas on Tuesday, December 5th, 2017. No comments yet
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Indications keep coming in that the oil & gas production business, particularly in unconventional oil & gas production, continues to improve. This RBN Energy article, Ready To Run – Strong Capex Boost By ConocoPhillips Headlines Early 2018 Guidance is one example of this business improvement trend. The article notes how oil & gas producers have […]

Multiphase Metering for Onshore Oil and Gas Wells

Posted in Flow, Oil & Gas on Wednesday, November 29th, 2017. No comments yet
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U.S. oil production, led by shale production, “…could pass 9.9 million barrels per day in December 2017”, according to Rystad Energy. Oil and gas producers have continued to find ways to reduce capital expenditures on new production and optimize ongoing operational costs. In an E&P article, Multiphase Metering Advances In Onshore Fields, Emerson’s Lars Anders […]

Accurate Flow Measurement in Gas Plunger Lift Applications

Posted in Flow, Oil & Gas on Friday, October 27th, 2017. No comments yet
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As gas production wells age, there is a natural decline in reservoir pressure over time. In a Flow Control article, Proper Instrumentation is Key to Profitable Plunger Lift Applications, Emerson’s Wally Baker, Eric Beltz and Tom McCulloch describe the challenges in flow measurement during plunger lift operations and the economic impact from inaccurate measurements. They […]

Industrial Internet of Things in Oil and Gas Production

Posted in Event, Oil & Gas on Monday, October 23rd, 2017. 3 comments so far
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The Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE), through their SPE Online Education channel is hosting a webinar, Harnessing the Power of Industrial IoT for Upstream Oil & Gas Production, on Tuesday, October 24 at 9:30am EDT. Here is the synopsis for this webinar: Oil & gas producers have deferred investment for some time but to address […]

Improving Bulk Liquids Storage Terminal Inventory Management

Posted in Oil & Gas, Tank Gauging on Thursday, September 28th, 2017. No comments yet
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If you missed today’s final webinar, Improving Inventory Management, in the Bulk Liquids Storage Terminals webinar series, you can still catch the recorded version as well as the rest of the series. In today’s webinar, Emerson’s Lance Berry discussed inventory management challenges for terminal operations. He provided a tank gauging system overview and explained how […]