Automation is the new threat-II: Employees to lose jobs in oil & gas but companeis will gain
May 25: Even as employees lose jobs, the oil & gas sector can reap significant benefits from the drive towards automation. 8Automation technologies can considerably raise the performance of control rooms by removing operators from environments that are hazardous and expensive to maintain and by capturing data that can be used for predictive and preventive maintenance and operational best practice. 8Centralizing expertise in an onshore location can improve strategy planning and the effectiveness of event responses. 8In the more futuristic scenario, permanent seafloor robots could undertake repairs or conduct additive manufacturing, while 3D printers on a surface vessel could print out replacement parts as needed. 8Robots would conduct standard maintenance, and operating algorithms developed using historical logs could deliver more efficient operations and greater safety.Click on Report for more.