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The Importance of Production Data Across the Organization

The Importance of Production Data Across the Organization
02/20/2019
Almost every discipline, department, and system in an upstream oil and gas company relies, to some extent, on access to current and historical production data. This makes it one of the most valuable resources and requires that it be validated, reliable, and consumable in the formats that each...

Why Oil & Gas Professionals Should Utilize a Commenting Tool

Why Oil & Gas Professionals Should Utilize a Commenting Tool
02/12/2019
In this article, we’ll discuss important benefits that efficient collaboration can bring to your field and back office teams – and your oil and gas company as a whole. Good communication and collaboration between the field and back office simply drives better decision making. Many decisions that need...

Increase Your Operational Efficiency with Better Data Visibility

Increase Your Operational Efficiency with Better Data Visibility
02/05/2019
Just as important as keeping a steady flow of oil and gas on every well, the same goes for production data. Individual and collaborative decisions rely on each discipline having access to that data. Production data is the lifeblood of every oil and gas company. Providing the ability...

Management by Exception

Management by Exception
01/30/2019
When oil prices are low, operators naturally turn their focus to reducing lease operating expenses (LOE). However, during the recent uptick in prices, conversations in production operations are focused on not forgetting lessons learned and continuing that focus on managing LOE. An immediate contributor to increased LOE is...

People Matter & We Know People

People Matter & We Know People
03/02/2018
“As a Lease Operator, you are responsible for the surveillance and overall upkeep of oil and gas lease sites.” This is an excerpt from one of the hundreds of job listings for the field operator position – a.k.a. meter tenders, lease operators, pumpers – on a popular job...

P2 Develops Microsite Intended for Upstream Oil and Gas Production Professionals

P2 Develops Microsite Intended for Upstream Oil and Gas Production Professionals
11/07/2016
Site contains customer success videos, prerecorded webinars, white papers, and other resources designed to help companies achieve operational excellence Are you a field operator who’d like to be able to send more accurate and timely field data to your production accounting colleagues? Or maybe you’re a production engineer...

Rise of the Machines: How to Employ Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence to Prevent Oil and Gas Well Failures

Rise of the Machines: How to Employ Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence to Prevent Oil and Gas Well Failures
10/03/2016
Machine learning can be used to monitor wells around the clock and alert engineers to a possible sign of failure This is the last in a three-part series about machine learning’s applications in upstream oil and gas. This blog details how machine learning can be used to help...

Rise of the Machines: How to Use Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence to Automate Data Analytics

Rise of the Machines: How to Use Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence to Automate Data Analytics
09/30/2016
Machine learning can be used to automate more complicated data-processing tasks This is the second in a three-part series about machine learning’s applications in upstream oil and gas. This blog details how machine learning can be used to automate more robust analytics tasks like production forecasting and well-completion...

Rise of the Machines: How to Leverage Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence to Optimize Your Oil and Gas Workflows

Rise of the Machines: How to Leverage Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence to Optimize Your Oil and Gas Workflows
09/29/2016
Proper use of software can save countless man hours, but only if care is taken This is the first in a three-part series about machine learning's applications in upstream oil and gas. This blog details how machine learning can be used to eliminate tedious tasks, enabling teams to...

P2 to Host Oil and Gas Production Seminars in Houston, Denver, and Fort Worth

P2 to Host Oil and Gas Production Seminars in Houston, Denver, and Fort Worth
08/10/2016
Seminars are free to attend and will feature a “state of the industry” update, a case study, and plenty of networking and Q&A opportunities As my team and I have noted in lots of blog posts, white papers, videos, and webinars in recent months, “oil and gas production”...