White Papers by DE WARDT AND COMPANY
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October 18, 2017
Drilling Performance Driver: Hard Geology or Hard Head
The oil and gas drilling industry has a major unaddressed problem: the cycle time to drill wells. Generally, drilling operations report to management on their progress against their own previous performance and usually demonstrates improvement on a learning curve analysis. Few, if any, really address the gap between their own current performance and the maximum performance that is possible.
November 11 2017
Interoperability in Drilling: not just about data transfer
Interoperability is one of the major issues facing the oil and gas drilling industry. It becomes a very influential driver of the adoption rate of automation in drilling as well as a key factor to reduce wasted costs in non-automated systems. Interoperability will become prevalent in drilling operations however forces will work to prevent its rate of adoption in the misguided view that proprietary systems (the nemesis of interoperability) will deliver greater value to the providers and their end users.
4th Q 2017
Verification and Validation: necessary tool for reliable sensors and systems
Composing the content to address this major issue