Digital Oilfield

TRIG pilots IoT sensor technology for rail tank cars shipping oil and refined fuels

Tuesday, March 6, 2018, 4:51 PM MST

Calgary-based TransRail Innovation Group’s (TRIG) XLOAD sensor has been certified by the Association of American Railroads (AAR) to begin pilot…

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More than buzz: blockchain's $300 million in energy investments

Tuesday, March 6, 2018, 4:09 PM MST

Investors poured $300 million since the start of the third quarter into applications that will let people buy and sell…

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Entrepreneurial Innovation: Kinetica Ventures ensures startups produce the right solution for key industry problems

Friday, March 2, 2018, 2:03 PM MST

Many great innovations began in the garage, using a technology centric approach. Historically, that is where energy sector entrepreneurs start…

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​The transformative powers of cognitive computing

Friday, March 2, 2018, 12:48 PM MST

Cognitive computing is defined as a new paradigm that allows for: learning and building knowledge from various structured and unstructured…

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ExxonMobil to join Stanford Strategic Energy Alliance

Thursday, March 1, 2018, 4:37 PM MST

Exxon Mobil Corporation will become the first founding member of the new Stanford Strategic Energy Alliance, an initiative that will…

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New federal cybersecurity strategy follows 'overlap, lack of clarity'

Thursday, March 1, 2018, 4:23 PM MST

OTTAWA - In the often shadowy and dangerous domain of cyberspace, the federal government wants Canadians to have a trustworthy…

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Russia accused of roiling US energy policy with social media

Thursday, March 1, 2018, 4 PM MST

The same Russian operatives accused of manipulating the 2016 U.S. presidential election used inflammatory social media posts to disrupt U.S.…

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​Federal budget doles out major cash for science; calls for harnessing big data

Wednesday, February 28, 2018, 1:21 PM MST

OTTAWA - Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is a proud science fiction fan, but his government's third budget is much more…

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Crypto craze has Hydro-Quebec CEO's phone `ringing off the hook'

Tuesday, February 27, 2018, 4:21 PM MST

For Hydro-Quebec, the bitcoin boom may be too much of a good thing.Canada’s biggest electric utility has been inundated with…

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Oil buyers ditch paper for blockchain to track tanker sales

Monday, February 26, 2018, 4:27 PM MST

Every day, dozens of oil tankers—some as long as five football fields—set sail for ports around the world carrying millions…

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​GE and Noble link up world’s first digital drilling vessel

Thursday, February 22, 2018, 5:12 PM MST

Following the partnership formed by GE and Noble Corporation plc, the two companies have launched the world’s first digital drilling…

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Ondiflo meets with oilpatch stakeholders to advance blockchain platform

Thursday, February 22, 2018, 5:02 PM MST

Ondiflo said it intends to form an industry consortium focused on the development of its blockchain ticketing solution after meeting…

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