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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 Partners With New Story to Build New Homes for 2 Families in Bolivia

P2 Partners With New Story to Build New Homes for 2 Families in Bolivia
09/21/2016
Donors will receive a video introducing them to the mother, father, and children whose lives they helped change As part of P2’s social-responsibility efforts, we’ve partnered with the nonprofit organization New Story to build two new homes in Bolivia for families in need. Since it was established in...

P2 Introduces YouTube Channel Geared Toward Upstream Oil and Gas Professionals

P2 Introduces YouTube Channel Geared Toward Upstream Oil and Gas Professionals
08/26/2016
The next time you come across yet another cat video, resist the urge … oil and gas videos are way better anyway After lots of customer interviews, roughly 1,600 cups of coffee, some video stitching and polishing, and only one missing employee (OK not really) … P2 is...

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”...

Back to the Basics of Oil and Gas Well Data

Back to the Basics of Oil and Gas Well Data
08/04/2016
Knowing the inner-workings of a well can tell you a lot about the data, and vice versa For this blog I’m starting with a story. This one is mostly true but I’ve changed the names and the story slightly to protect the guilty. At a previous employer a...

“Here’s Why I Attended ASCEND 2015 and Why You Should Attend ASCEND 2016”

“Here’s Why I Attended ASCEND 2015 and Why You Should Attend ASCEND 2016”
08/01/2016
“ASCEND gives us an opportunity to put faces with names and allows us to cultivate relationships that will help our businesses” This guest blog was written by John Shepherd, EnerVest’s Supervisor of Production. Although ASCEND 2015 was technically my second conference, it may as well have been my...

P2 Opens Registration for ASCEND 2016, Its Largest Customer Event of the Year

P2 Opens Registration for ASCEND 2016, Its Largest Customer Event of the Year
07/18/2016
ASCEND is where upstream oil and gas professionals gather to network, hear from industry leaders, and sharpen their skills Registration for ASCEND 2016 is now open! ASCEND is P2’s largest customer community event, bringing together hundreds of upstream oil and gas professionals every year to network, exchange best...

Production Capability Maturity Model: How to Keep Your Upstream Oil and Gas Operations Continually Running in an Optimized State

Production Capability Maturity Model: How to Keep Your Upstream Oil and Gas Operations Continually Running in an Optimized State
07/05/2016
Armed with probabilistic production forecasts, teams can create rules that trigger alarms and tasks when predefined events occur This is the last in a five-part series about the Production Capability Maturity Model for upstream oil and gas companies. This blog covers the how to’s of keeping your operations...