A targeted approach

Milijan Mudrinic reveals the best practice with regard to offshore oil platform targets

Rugged ATEX-certified Windows tablet

For explosive atmospheres and hazardous environments such as oil, gas and petrochemical production, mining, paint and food manufacturing

Cutting the costs of safety with wireless leak detection

Powerful, robust wireless leak detection solutions are bringing new levels of safety and functionality to the oil and gas industries. Sean Ottewell reports

Application flexibility with guided wave radar

New product family of Sitrans LG radar level transmitter uses guided waves; also suitable for use in hygienic applications and in harsh environments

Unmanned operations - where control technology is key

For oil and gas companies control technology is vital, whether to improve process design, plant operation, or worker safety. Eugene McCarthy reports

Precision measurement

SPE Offshore Exhibition in Aberdeen, UK, from 3rd – 6th September 2013. Chris Pockett looks at hardware and software solutions being presented there

High-profile accidents refocus inspection and maintenance regimes

A number of high profile explosions in recent times have put renewed emphasis on the inspection and maintenance technologies and regimes used by the oil and gas industry. Eugene McCarthy investigates

Adaptive process control delivers greater profit

While there have been significant benefits over the past 10 years with sustained value tools, they have not been able to solve the whole problem in an integrated, systematic way, says Rob Howard

Flowmeters reduce maintenance and capital costs

Adjusts to variations in fluid properties and make dynamic density measurements not possible with other mass flowmeters

Critical flow measurement technologies

Flow measurement is a critical part of oil and gas operations, from quality control to fiscal metering. Here Eugene McCarthy looks at the latest metering technologies on offer

Fiscal metering solution helps operations reduce costs

Improves control performance, meet requirements for carbon emissions reporting

Flowmeters cut oil platform costs

Meters form part of a chemical injection metering skid system to be installed in drilling and production platform located offshore Angola

Hydrostatic level sensor for saltwater applications

Waterpilot FMX167 rope probe is specially designed for use in saltwater and is suitable for applications on ships such as ballast water tanks

Phastite connectors approved to ISO 19879

ISO 19879 approval for Parker's Phastite high-pressure connectors will create new opportunities in the oil, gas, petrochemical, power and marine industries

Research will aid oil industry in cost cutting

Cambridge University is helping to develop technology for positive displacement flow meters capable of measuring flow rates below 0.003 litres per hour

New heavy-lift offshore crane

The new Liebherr offshore crane, type MTC 78000, marks the Liebherr group of companies' entry into a new market segment of heavy-lift cranes

Maximising oil field pumping operation

Protect and care of the machine is a key issue, using the appropriate electric control and protection device to avoid mechanical stress and electrical problems

Gas turbines for liquefied natural gas

University is collaborating with Royal Dutch Shell in a project which looks at equipment selection for a liquefied natural gas plant



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