Product Company: Schneider Electric/Telvent

Pemex To Install Centralized Control System For Nationwide Hydrocarbon Storage System

January 2011 Vol. 238 No. 1

Pemex has signed a contract with Telvent to provide a centralized control solution for automated product handling at all Pemex oil storage terminals. In making the announcement, Telvent said its solution will optimize the accuracy of product data and support “agile business management” for the Mexican state-owned energy company. Pemex is among the world’s largest oil producers.

GIS Helps Improve Gas Utility Operations

September 2010 Vol. 237 No. 9

Geospatial information system (GIS) technology is a shared network model and detailed asset repository that plays a major role in helping utilities create systems that meet the growing and changing needs of customers. Instead of viewing company information in a one-level perspective of data points and symbol numbers, GIS allows energy companies to view information in advanced geographical maps, providing a more holistic and graphical view of infrastructure and assets.