Hans Magnus Bjørneli, Drilling Advisor at Schlumberger explains why digitalization, automation and technology development is important within Drilling and Wells: "The main reason why digitalization and automation is becoming increasing important is down to cost and working environment.
ONS Technical Sessions – The digital version
This digital version consists of a selection of video presentations from companies with proposed solutions to some of the biggest challenges for the energy industry. Challenges that were presented by the ONS Technical Committee in 2020.
Every Tuesday from 19 January, we will present the solutions to the five challenges outlined below.
Digitalization, Automation and Technology Development within Drilling & Wells
Digitalization, automation and technology development can help us optimize placement and increase performance when drilling wells. Increased focus and improved planning have improved well delivery substantially over the last 3 – 4 years and further improvement may only be possible through digitalization and automation. How can this be achieved?
Installation and testing of the world's first fully electric robot on a North Sea semi-submersible rig
Join Johan Kverneland, R&D Drilling & Wells Project Coordinator at Total and Øystein Larsen, VP Projects and Business Development at Canrig as they present the installation and testing of a drill floor robot on the semi-submersible Deepsea Atlantic drilling rig in 2019 - a world first!
Berenice Aldaz Troncoso, Technical Marketing Engineer Drilling at Schlumberger explains how DrillPlan helps their customers plan their wells by offering a single space where their teams can collaborate together and share data while planning their wells.
Linda Sæther, Senior Director - Technical Marketing at Oliasoft explains how the Oilasoft Well design software integrates every link in the well construction calculation chain: casing design, torque & drag, hydraulics and Surge &swab, tubing design and blowout & kill.
Matthew Forshaw, Automation Technical Lead at Baker Hughes presents i-Trak - their Drilling Automation Platform which automates component parts of the drilling process to make it more efficient, safer or easier for their personnel.
Reducing NPT for drilling from floating rigs: missing link between rig heave and downhole pressure limits
Dimitri Gorski, Chief Technology Officer at Heavelock Solutions presents their simulation technology which predicts variations in downhole pressure ("surge & swab") and other parameters, induced by waves during drilling and completion operations carried out from floating rigs.
Join Franziska Dreisewerd, Business Management Process Industry at Beckhoff Automation as she presents the various functions of the TwinCAT software system which can turn almost any PC-based system into a real-time controller and covers a wide range of functions for the automation of plants.
Autonomous drilling: on the importance of unifying drilling performance with risk management and data availability and quality
Tune in as Rodica Mihai, Senior Researcher at NORCE presents the DADPC: Demonstration of Automated Process Control - a Demo 2000 Research project.
Innovative Brownfield Solutions
How should we deploy the latest technologies on existing infrastructure and assets? Can these technologies enable life extension, lower operating costs, new asset production – all in an environmentally friendly way?
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Jean-Michel Munoz, Next-Generation Facilities R&D Project Manager presents Total's robot development roadmap - seeking to implement autonomous ground robots on operation sites.
Tune in as Sverre Eriksen, Senior Principal Engineer and Arne Hopland, Principal Surveyor at DNV GL disuss benefits and challenges of installing electrical energy storage systems on offshore units
Electrification of Oil & Gas Platform Supply Cranes - Get Rid of the Diesel even if Electrical Grid is insufficient
Join Cees van Veluw, Product Manager at Huisman Equipment B.V. when he presents the benefits of replacing diesel-driven cranes with electric-driven cranes on brownfield assets.
Meet Samuel Rocher, CEO of Cybernetix. He shows how Cybernetix supports their clients to enhance the performance of their assets through advances robotics.
Bob Okhuijsen, Product Development and Innovation at Siemens Energy presents their journey of production optimalisation. He explains how they have leveraged the Digital Twin to enable Real-time Production Optimization (RTPO).
Join Zack Houston, Sr Product Champion, Digital Energy Solutions at Kongsberg Digital as he explains how operators and twin suppliers can use digital twins to help optimize production in brownfield and operating assets.
How can new project execution and technology make marginal tie in of fields and projects for prolonging life of installations more profitable?
Coming Tuesday 2 February 12.00 CET
New project models with more planning onshore and less executions offshore will reduce cost related to down time during execution. More effective and well-planned topside modifications and maintenance projects can contribute to reduced down time.
Such projects can be related to electrification and energy recovery, installation of satellites and other topside modifications.
Øystein Stjern, EVP at the IKM Group explains why new project execution and technology are important in order to make marginal tie in of fields and projects for prolonging life of installations more profitable?
Hasan Ali Mohammed, Systems & Technology Leader at Baker Hughes shows how Baker Hughes have developped a subsea template which is simpler, smaller, more compact and weighs less than the current standard subsea templates on the Norwegian Continental Shelf.
3M Ceramic Sand Control technology to prolong marginal asset life through unlocking production potential
Join Trond Helge Danielsen, Business Development Manager from 3M as he gives an overview of ceramic sand screen technology and successful application in intervention jobs in multiple marginal reservoirs worldwide.
Per Eivind Dhelie, Senior Geophysicist at Lundin Norway explains how the Edvard Grieg field have benefitted from more 4D seismic with higher quality and more exploitation of the data recorded during 4D projects.
Multi-disciplinary teams collaborating through a dynamic digital environment, enables full control throughout the life-cycle leading to increased profitability
Stian Tangen, Product Manager Model Insight at Kongsberg Digital presents Kognitwin - a collaborative environment where a digital twin can become a complete virtual representation of an asset as early as the ambition is for cost reductions and automation requires
How to Cut Costs, Risks and Time in Onshore Oil and Gas Compression Stations to Maximize Investment Returns
Join Elgonda La Grange, Business Development Manager at Siemens Energy as she explains how onshore oil and gas compression stations can be built efficiently and economically using sole sourcing, further supported by advanced digitalization and expert project management execution.
Charles Tavner, COO of Magma Global shows how the m-pipe can reduce costs in marginal fields.
Employing new subsea technology in field optimization
Can new technologies, digital solutions and Smart IMR (Inspection, Maintenance and Repair) be used to reduce OPEX on Subsea Fields? And can they be shared by several companies in cooperation models?
Steffan Lindsø, Subsea Robotics Product Manager for Oceaneering explains why the challenge "Employing new subsea technology in field optimization" is important.
In this film, Vice President Subsea Technology Program Svein Vatland and his colleagues in ABB explains how they have developed modular equipment - components and assemblies - that integrate to form a subsea electrification system.
Juliano Pimentel, First Chief Engineer, Controls Technology & Research at Aker Solutions explains how a common technology building block is key to integrate different technologies and deliver the best results.
Join Arve Iversen, Project Manager at Oceaneering as he talks about the Liberty E-ROV Experience - one year into operation.
Rory MacKencie, Leader for Subsea Electrical Technologies in Total explains how Total is interested in all electric systems in order to obtain cleaner, safer and more effiicient operations.
Join Ola Jemtland, Manager New Product Development as he presents TechnipFMC's new subsea power distribution solution, designed to move power from topside to subsea.
Rolf Bastesen, Principal Engineer at Baker Hughes presents the HCCS-L, Baker Hughes' next generation Horizontal Clamp Connection System.
Scaling transformation together: Digital Products and Solutions to transform performance across the oil & gas industry
Digital products have the potential to change the industry by using data in different ways, enabling better and faster solutions to the problems we need to solve. These solutions occur across all phases of activities, including subsurface realizations, project delivery, and subsea- and facilities asset management.
How are digital products and applications developed that can be used across the industry (both operators and suppliers), to ensure we get continuous improvements and avoid one-off custom solutions?
How can we scale what we are doing on the NCS to realize value globally?
John Markus Lervik, CEO of Cognite explains why the challenge "Scaling transformation together: Digital Products and Solutions to transform performance across the oil & gas industry" is so important.
Join Tore Fjågesund, Managing Director of Wellbarrier, when he explains how well barrier illustrations can be used for an objective risk assessment.
To turn industrial data into useful information that can transform their operations, oil and gas companies need a dynamic software package to collect, clean, and contextualize it.
While traditional QRAs provides significant insight in the risk drivers during design and approval of facilities and plants, they are not able to sufficiently support the day to day decision making during operation.
Tune in when Sigve Barvik, Advanced Digital Solutions SME at Intertek presents DeepView - a new inspection methodology.
Ulrich Lorang, VP Data Governance at Wintershall Dea talks about how his company solved a substantial challenge on their digital journey and how they created innovation zones that scale from pilot to product.
Solution Seeker is developing the world's first AI for production optimization.
“Continuous delivery” – what subsurface modelling can learn from the transformation of the software industry?
Join Atila Mellilo, CEO of Resoptima as he explains how subsurface teams have a great potential to employ new data-driven solutions.