Innovation

Design, Energy, Engineers, Health and Safety, Innovation, National Grid, Pipelines, Technology

How drones are aiding the energy sector

Nicholas Newman Eniday October 2017 Drones play a vital role in many parts of the global energy sector… They are used to inspect and assess the condition of assets, such as energy distribution networks, power plants, pipelines and rigs. They are replacing humans in a variety of dangerous tasks, thus reducing risk […]

Energy, Gas, Innovation, Liquid Natural Gas, Oil

Future Oil & Gas | Exploring disruption and innovation

Yesterday I participated in the Future Oil & Gas 2017 in London at the Strand Palace Hotel London. Here I met some interesting people including: Cédric Morel, Managing Director, Sensile Technologies SA Dave Fitch, Head of Operations, The Data Lab Julian Pickering, CEO, Geologix Systems Integrations Michael Jones, Sr Director Strategy […]

Energy, Europe, Flame Conference, Gas, Innovation, Investment, Liquid Natural Gas, Pipelines

How gas is adapting to markets and technologies

Nicholas Newman Flame September 2017 The last decade has seen dramatic changes in the global gas market, because of the arrival of new supplies, challenges, and technological solutions. For instance, the global gas glut has encouraged new opportunities to occur in the transport, petrochemical and power generation sectors. In addition, […]

Gas, Innovation, North America, Northern Europe, Pipeline Gas Journal, South East Europe, Southern Europe, Strategic Communications, Technology

Transiting to gas smart meters benefits customers

Nicholas Newman Pipeline Gas Journal February 2017 Across the world, utilities are installing new smart gas meters, often in conjunction with electric smart meters. This new technology means an end to sending staff round to customer’s homes and businesses every few months. For utilities, it means being able to monitor […]

Innovation, Technology

Più spazio per tutti

Nicholas Newman Eniday January 2017 Navicelle riutilizzabili, progressi tecnologici che abbattono i costi, un coinvolgimento sempre più marcato dei gruppi privati. Nicholas Newman racconta il futuro della corsa alle stelle e i suoi protagonisti… Fino a qualche anno fa, il business dei razzi per lo spazio è stato dominato dalle […]

Eniday, Innovation, Technology

Drones for the deep

Nicholas Newman Eniday December 2016   Increasingly it is a common sight see drones operating in the sea, usually at work constructing subsea pipelines, oil and gas wells, monitoring pipelines and telecom cables. Increasingly, drones are being used because many of the new offshore oil and gas wells are in waters […]

Africa, Asia, Energy, Energy Trading, Gas, Innovation, Liquid Natural Gas, Pipelines, Shipping, South Africa, South East Asia, South East Europe, Technology, Transport

Virtual pipelines a solution for small scale LNG

Nicholas Newman Never heard of virtual pipelines, well I had better explain they are scheduled shipments of oil and gas transported by barge, ship, rail or road tanker to customers located beyond existing pipeline networks. Here is a snap-shot of some of the market developments and innovations worldwide concerned with virtual LNG […]