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Is your Oil field being exploited at its best?

A typical question for a Petroleum Field Manager is how well the asset is being exploited and if this exploitation is efficient and generates enough value for Operator and Partners. This article explores some answers based on our understanding of the challenges that appear throughout the life of the field, and to how to be prepared to transform them into opportunities.

The perils of diving into data lakes

Murray Callander, Eigen, UK, explains how traditional views of big data benefits in the oilfield are giving way to the rise of micro lakes, distributed twins and distributed intelligence.Looking back over the past three or four years in the oilfield,…

What makes a good datamodel?

Every Digital Twin needs a data model somewhere inside it. The Data Model is the digital map of where everything is; it’s the central reference for how everything is connected; it’s the search engine for your information.

Eigen upgrades North Sea Grieg digital status service

Digitalization software provider Eigen has started developing a new real-time context that will be added to the barrier status panel functionality at Lundin Energy Norway’s Edvard Grieg platform in the Norwegian North Sea.This will be designed to provide instant visibility…

Stop the copy-paste craze!

If you are being tasked with creating reports for management on a daily or weekly basis, you are probably extracting real time data into Excel, adding manual figures, performing calculations (efficiency, availability, etc.) and then plotting the results.

How to get the most out of your mature Oil field

We have all been there… it’s another downturn! There is pressure from management to demonstrate that our mature oil field is profitable. We need to take action to maximise free cash flow to ensure the profitability of our operation and…

Eigen and Chrysaor initiate engineering support project

Offshore oil and gas digitalisation software provider and systems integrator, Eigen, has initiated an engineering support project with exploration and production company, Chrysaor. The partnership involves Eigen building process system monitoring, equipment performance monitoring and condition monitoring displays for Chrysaor’s…

A two pronged approach

Gareth Davies, Eigen, UK, discusses different process methods for achieving digitisation. Several technologies have accelerated offshore productivity and performance in recent times and these have declined substantially in cost. With the rise of the Internet of Things (IoT), remote sensing,…

Caspian Oil & Gas data harnessed

Eigen engineers have deployed IT infrastructure, networks, systems and specialist applications for Oil & Gas operators in the Caspian since 2003. Since then, they have been supporting advanced operational technology systems in the region with numerous upgrades and systems and…

Goliat Barrier Status Panel goes live

Offshore Oil and Gas digitalisation software provider Eigen, has rolled out a state-of-the-art Barrier Status Panel solution together with Eni Norge which has enhanced operational barrier management on the Goliat FPSO within weeks of going live. Delivered in close collaboration…

Safety Barrier management in the Oil & Gas sectors

Improving productivity without jeopardising safety means Oil & Gas companies need much better control over uncertainty. To prevent accidents in the Oil & Gas and other industries, leaders need an accurate picture of their current and emerging risks, and their…

A day in the life of Digital Chris

Digital Chris is a very valuable person. He’s what’s referred to as a “Barrel Chaser” he’s the trouble shooter, the ideas man, the guy that gets things done. A friend of mine runs operations for one of the larger players…

New Tech to Help Offshore Oil & Gas Workers

New wearables and App technology to provide real-time information access for offshore oil and gas platform managers and operatives. Eigen, an offshore oil and gas digitalisation software provider and systems integrator, working in partnership with Lundin Norway has created a…

Eigen Opens Aberdeen Office

Eigen, the Offshore Oil and Gas digitalisation software provider and systems integrator, has today opened a new office in Aberdeen. Headed up by a new Head of North Sea Sales, the new presence adds to its existing UK HQ in…