THE OIL & GAS YEAR - FPSO
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Interview: Digital wins in Brazil

Duperron Marangon Ribeiro, CEO of PhDsoft, talks to The Oil & Gas Year (TOGY) about the benefits of the company’s technology and the Brazilian market’s growing interest in digital solutions. PhDsoft’s risk management and asset integrity…
DIGITAL TRANSFORMATION

What Is Digital Twin Technology – And Why Is It So Important?

While the concept of a digital twin has been around since 2002, it’s only thanks to the Internet of Things (IoT) that it has become cost-effective to implement. And, it is so imperative to business today, it was named one ofGartner’s Top…
DIGITAL FUTURE
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The next frontier for digital technologies in oil and gas

Over the past several years, the global oil and gas industry has had to navigate very choppy waters; after a prolonged run of high and growing rig counts, mega-capital-expenditure projects, and plentiful capital to support investment, oil prices…
PHDSOFT - INTERNATIONAL COMPETITIVENESS
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Study Points to Public Policies to Develop Innovation in the Oil Sector

PhDsoft was invited to join in a study that has just been released: Technological Learning and Industrial Innovation – Working Paper Series. It was made by FGV EBAPE, a renowned Brazilian Institution. The objective was to answer two basic…
DIGITALIZATION AND PROSPERITY
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Economic Prosperity in the Digital Age

BY JOHN CHAMBERS SAN JOSE – Around the world, people are demanding change. Recent electoral outcomes – perhaps most notably, the Brexit vote in the United Kingdom and the presidential election in the United States – have highlighted rising…
DIGITALIZATION
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GE’s on How Digitization Helps Reduce Costs in Oil and Gas

“Unplanned downtime continues to plague the oil and gas industry. The offshore sector, in particular, has been saddled with unnecessarily high costs and exposed to unnecessary risks as a result. This was made clear in a study by Kimberlite,…
Humanoid executive
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PhDsoft's revenue continues to increase in a $1 trillion potential market

“PhDsoft will grow in the current oil crisis because companies are searching for ways to reduce costs without raising risks, and that’s what we do”, predicted in the beginning of the year the CEO and founder of the company, Duperron Marangon.…
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An Expert Interview About Information Technology in the Oil Industry

Concluded in last June 1st, the Energy Perspectives 2016 – Long Term Macro and Market Outlook, from Statoil, begins with the following statement: “Global energy markets are in transition”. In fact, the 2008 crisis is not over yet and new…

If You Read One Book About Integrity Management Read this One

“In addition to compliance with legislative and company requirements, there is also a significant business benefit from ensuring the integrity of the assets/facilities. Minimizing of productions losses, prevention of unplanned shutdowns and…
Diffusion of Innovation Model

Are You an Innovator? The 5 Stages on Technology Adoption You Must Know

“Innovation distinguishes between a leader and a follower”, Steve Jobs said. Innovation behavior has positive relationships with career progression (salary growth and the number of promotions) and career satisfaction. Only a few people are…