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| | Estimated reading time: 4 minutes | Oil & Gas, Strategy
Where would a 20–25% reduction of operational costs take you? How to manage your oil & gas business in the market downturn

Low oil prices make it a top priority to reassess all conventional ways of conducting business. While an ERP strategy…

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| | Estimated reading time: 3 minutes | Business Technology, Creativity & Innovation, Oil & Gas, Strategy, Supply Chain
2016 oil and gas industry predictions

In 2016, the oil and gas industry will jump on the opportunity that big data presents. In 2016, the oil…

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| | Estimated reading time: 2 minutes | Business Agility, Oil & Gas
Yinson goes from contract to live in just six months

Now, only six months after the contract was signed, Yinson’s IFS industry solution has been implemented at the company’s locations…

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| | Estimated reading time: 2 minutes | Asset Intensive, Energy, Utilities & Resources, Oil & Gas
IFS is a ‘Challenger’ says Gartner 2015 MQ
New IFS website

The publication of the Gartner Magic Quadrant for Energy and Utilities Enterprise Asset Management Software reflects the huge investment we have made in specific industry functionality within our core product, IFS Applications. We believe that by showcasing IFS as the only ‘Challenger’ in this year’s MQ, Gartner have validated what we can offer to our customers in the energy, utilities, oil and gas industries: a deep breadth of functionality that can be successfully deployed in all sub-sectors of that market.

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| | Estimated reading time: 2 minutes | Business Agility, Oil & Gas
How BW Offshore gets simplicity from complexity with IFS Applications
BW Offshore

“Operating billion-dollar projects with 100 percent up-time requires that we have all the available information in our systems,” says Knut…

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| | Estimated reading time: 2 minutes | Oil & Gas
The time is now: Investing to increase agility and handle market fluctuations

The oil and gas industry is affected by operational and regulatory processes that are far more complex than in most…

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| | Estimated reading time: 3 minutes | Oil & Gas
The time is now: Improve cost control in the Oil & Gas industry

Efficiency measures and cost control are both very hot topics in today’s oil and gas markets. Projects are being scrutinized…

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| | Estimated reading time: 2 minutes | Oil & Gas
Oil & Gas sector’s role to fuel macroeconomic growth
Oil well

Falling oil prices have dominated the headlines over the past six months. Whilst consumers might be celebrating at the pump…

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| | Estimated reading time: 3 minutes | Oil & Gas
The time is now – prepare for the future with higher operational efficiency

A golden era for players in the oil and gas industry came to a halt in 2014 when oil prices…

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| | Estimated reading time: 3 minutes | Oil & Gas
Investing in the Oil and Gas Value Chain… Any better ideas?

Sitting at breakfast with some drilling veterans at the IADC Annual Meeting in New Orleans in November, I witnessed a…

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| | Estimated reading time: 3 minutes | Asset Intensive, Automotive, Manufacturing, Oil & Gas, Process Manufacturing
Production Data – A Potential Goldmine for Capital-Intensive Industries

Data collected from production and better collaboration between the various parts of an organization can lead to fewer disruptions, increased…

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| | Estimated reading time: 1 minute | Mobility, Oil & Gas
Mobility and the offshore market – how important is it?

Office workers, engineers, managers – even CEOs – have all now forgotten what the world looked like before the smartphone…

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