Pemex Picks Pipeline Management Software
Energy Solutions International announced that Pemex Gas y Petroquimica Basica (PGPB) selected PipelineManager software for comprehensive management of its 12,000 kilometers of natural gas, liquid petroleum gas and petrochemical pipelines. PGPB is one of four divisions of Petroleos Mexicanos (Pemex), the state-owned oil company of Mexico and 10th largest oil company in the world by revenue.
PGPB expects PipelineManager to significantly contribute to increased network capacity, improved safety and faster response time to emergencies. PGPB’s deployment includes applications for Real-Time Modeling, Predictive Modeling, Look Ahead Modeling, Leak Detection, Composition Tracking and Training. Energy Solutions is engaged as the prime contractor overseeing the PipelineManager deployment, hardware installation and interfacing third-party applications. A team of bilingual software engineers is handling the implementation.
"Energy Solutions demonstrated to us and backed up with references the superiority of their applications," said Juan Carlos Manzano, SCADA Manager, PGPB. "They are more than a supplier. Energy Solutions is a technology partner, which is what we were looking for as we embark on the biggest software deployment for PGPB in 2008."
With more than 150 installations worldwide, PipelineManager provides accurate leak detection and location, batch/product/composition tracking, capacity determination, throughput optimization, fuel cost minimization, automated operational warnings and survival time, what-if analysis and operator training.
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