Tag: Robots

Engineering and Technology, Human Resources, Innovation, Research and development, Technology

AI: the energy industry’s untapped resource

Still on the horizon lie developments in quantum computing, which will enable the robots of the future to be enhanced to become autonomous decision makers, capable of ensuring the smooth running of operations and maintenance.

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Energy, Eniday, Innovation, Research and development, Technology

AI changes the robots in the energy sector

Since the oil price crash of the summer 2014, robots dedicated to either welding, drilling or inspection, but that are controlled by humans, have been widely adopted… Now, advances in artificial intelligence software and robotics research offer the prospect of freeing humans from dangerous and difficult tasks such as decommissioning nuclear plants and offshore oil and […]

Energy, Engineers, Eniday, Europe, Motoring, Northern Europe, Renewables, Technology

Is Norway’s oil wealth stifling innovation?

Nicholas Newman Eniday July 2017 Norway is the world’s third-largest natural gas exporter, eighth largest exporter of crude and Europe’s largest petroleum liquids producer. Oil and gas have made the 5.3 million citizens of Norway part of one of the wealthiest countries on earth, with a gross domestic product reaching […]

Engineers, Eniday, Technology

Robots are taking over oil rigs

Nicholas Newman Eniday June 2017 Between 2014 and 2016, in response to the oil price collapse, the industry shed some 440,000 jobs worldwide, of which 100,000 oil jobs were lost in Texas alone. As prices recover to around half their peak, former employees are seeking re-engagement, although many are likely to […]

Afroil, ContentLive, Eniday, Flame Conference, Pipeline Gas Journal, Pipelines, Renewables, Technology

Recent work in March

Here are a few examples of my recent energy journalism, copywriting and other corporate communication work, which I have completed for various clients during the month of March 2017. AFROIL Eni is everywhere Across Africa, Italy’s Eni seems to be everywhere exploring, developing and producing oil and gas both onshore […]