Press Release: Cokebusters introduce independent mineralogical and chemical analysis of coke deposit

  1 February 2019 As part of Cokebusters services to the petroleum sector Cokebusters have introduced independent mineralogical and chemical analysis of coke deposits using X-ray Diffraction (XRD) and X-ray Fluorescence (XRF) to complement their market-leading decoking and inline inspection services. It is often necessary to identify down-hole corrosion or reaction products, scale materials, and…

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Human Trafficking: A Hospitality Industry Guide

United Against Human Trafficking held a seminar yesterday on how to detect the signs of human trafficking:  A Hospitality Industry Guide.  It was held at the ICON Hotel, 2pm.  I enjoyed this presentation. The group differentiates between human smuggling and trafficking.  Smuggling requires movement across a border.  While trafficking does not require movement at all. …

AWEA Conference In Houston, Day 2

Yesterday, I attended the AWEA Conference and strolled their exhibition, which takes up the entire exhibition space at the George R. Brown Convention Center: Sections A - E. One of the things I learned yesterday is how electricity is transmitted from the wind turbine to the users of electricity. The wind turbine cannot be directly…

Bedrock Automation: Cloud-based Well Head Monitoring and Control Simplified

Temblor Petroleum is implementing Bedrock® Open Secure Automation (OSA®) for an innovative cloud-based well head control and data-sharing application. The application enables Temblor to monitor and operate well heads remotely, providing secure real-time production data while minimizing the need for onsite operators. “We really wanted to optimize technology to impact our operations, field surveillance and…

AWEA WindPower Conference Kicks Off, May 20, 2019

The AWEA WindPower Conference and Exhibition got off to a good start on Monday.  The event is being held at the George R. Brown Convention Center.  It is clear that the conference, which extends until May 23, will be of important significance. The conference will have various sectors of the field represented, like industry, government,…

Press Release: Tachyus Raises US$15 Million Series B Financing to Expand Global Oil & Gas Artificial Intelligence Platform

Physics-Based AI Software Company Joins Cottonwood Venture Partners’ Leading Digital Oilfield Portfolio HOUSTON, May 20th 2019 – Tachyus, a provider of data-driven production optimization software to the oil and gas industry, announced today that it has closed a Series B funding round led by Cottonwood Venture Partners (“CVP”), a growth equity firm that partners with…