Big Data in Oil and Gas Field Surveillance by James Freeman

Who is Zedi?

  • Established in 1987
  • Global Headquarters in Calgary
  • Edmonton Research Park
  • 550 Employees and Contractors in 17 offices in Canada and the USA
  • 900 upstream and midstream Oil & Gas customers in Canada, the USA, and in 23 other countries
  • Top-line revenue in 2011 of $92 million
  • ZED on the TSX-V
  • A recognized Great Place to Work for the past four years by the Great Places to Work®Institute

Future Analytics development

Adaptive Alarm Thresholds

  • Algorithms monitor underlying process and adjust control limits if appropriate

Predictive Process Behaviour

  • Look for patterns in historical production data to predict future well behaviour

Customer Analytics

  • Profiling into User Personas and study software grazing patterns to optimize work-flow design or recommend additional tools that might add value

Condition-based maintenance

  • Sensors report various operations pieces of data that are then analyzed to predict when servicing or preventative maintenance might be required

Read the presentation below to learn more…