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Webinars and Video featuring  Energistics and our Standards

2021

Type Title Description
Webinar Energistics Update A webinar and Q/A session led by Jana Schey and Ross Philo for Energistics members covering the transition of Energistics to The Open Group OSDU™ Forum January 1 2022
Webinar ETP v1.2 Release Candidate 2 A webinar on January 12, 2021 by Eric Griffith walking us through ETP v1.2 RC2
Video Energistics University A collection of videos giving an overview of the Energistics Organization, the Standards and their benefits.

2020

Type Title Description
Video Membership of the Energistics Consortium A short video giving useful information for companies considering joining our consortium.
Video WITSML Presentation by Exebenus Exebenus presented at the 2020 WITSML SIG meeting in March. The title is “Digitizing Standard Operating Procedures and WITSML”

2019

Type Title Description
Video D-E-J KL 2019 RESQML Presentation Recording  CEO Ross Philo presents at the Digital Energy Journal’s Kuala Lumpur workshop held October 1-2 2019. The presentation covers the benefits of RESQML standard data exchange processes for subsurface modeling projects across multiple software platforms, with reference to a successful pilot project delivered in 2018.
D-E-J is a media partner of Energistics.
Video Optimizing SME resources for data verification This video was presented at the IADC DEC meeting September 25th 2019. It summarizes the business benefits of data assurance, notably the means of addressing the inefficiency of repeated data verification activities.
Webinar Trust in Data Part 3 Jay Hollingsworth delivers the third of his 3 presentations on trust in data. This was initially presented at PNEC 2019. This webinar took place August 8th 2019.
Webinar Trust in Data Part 2 Jay Hollingsworth delivers the second of his 3 presentations on trust in data. This was initially presented at PNEC 2018. This webinar took place June 27th 2019.
Webinar Trust in Data Part 1 Jay Hollingsworth delivers the first of his 3 presentations on trust in data. This was initially presented at PNEC 2017. This webinar took place May 23rd 2019.
Video Standards Matter A promotional video ahead of PNEC, showcasing the mission and purpose of Energistics in facilitating the upstream oil and gas industry’s upstream digital transformation.
Webinar DAS Technical Insights Kit Choi (Enthought) and Laurence Omerod (Energistics)  present the technical details of the implementation of DAS in PRODML. We learn how the data is generated and managed, and the details of implantation that allowed for the management of truly daunting volumes of data that challenge the limits of storage and transfer systems. This webinar took place April 24, 2019.
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Webinar DAS Overview and Business Benefits  Wilfred Berlang (Shell) and Laurence Omerod (Energistics)  present the business benefits of the standards implemented to transfer and exchange Distributed Acoustic Sensor (DAS) data, implemented as part of the PRODML standards. This multi-terabyte streaming data is seeing numerous new applications in unconventional plays as well as reservoir monitoring. This webinar took place March 29, 2019, and includes a question and answer section after the formal webinar ended.
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Webinar Energistics and Digitalization Eric Griffith is COO of the Petrotechnical Data System (PDS) office in Houston (PDS Americas). In this webinar Eric gives us an overview of Digital Transformation, the role Energistics’ standards play in the metamorphosis of the industry and how that role should be amplified. This webinar took place on February 27, 2019, and includes a question and answer section after the formal webinar ended.
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Webinar 2019 Energistics Orientation Jana Schey (COO of Energistics) and Jay Hollingsworth (CTO), provided an overview of the current Energistics standards and an overview of the activity planned for the coming year 2019. The webinar took place on 31 January 2019, and was followed by a Q/A session.
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2017

Type Title Description
Webinar RESQML Data Transfer Standard 101
Webinar 2017 Energistics Orientation Webinar on the current status of Energistics standards, what is planned for 2017, how we work and how to get involved, 15 Feb 2017
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2016

Type Title Description
Webinar Big Data Transfers Are Getting Easier Thanks to RESQML Webinar on new Release of RESQML v2, December 2016
Webinar How Much Time Are You Wasting on Data Management? Webinar from the Digital Energy Journal’s Conference: Connecting Subsurface, Drilling Expertise with Digital Technology, October 2016
Webinar Drilling Real-time Prediction Environment In Saudi Aramco Webinar from SPE, August 2016
Webinar WITSML v2 0 Release Candidate Overview Webinar Webinar on the Value of Standards, July 2016
Webinar Why Adopt Energistics Standards? Webinar on the Business Case for Energy Standards, July 2016
Webinar Why Become an Energistics Member? Webinar on the value of Energistics membership, July 2016
Webinar Overview of Energistics Webinar on an Overview of Energistics, March 2016
Webinar WITSML, An Energistics Drilling Data Exchange Standard  Webinar on an overview of WITSML
Webinar RESQML, An Energistics Earth Model Data Exchange Standard Webinar on an overview of RESQML, March 2016
Webinar PRODML, An Energistics Production Data Exchange Standard  Webinar on an overview of PRODML, March 2016/p>

2015

Type Title Description
Webinar Polaris WITSML Webinar on Polaris products, March 2015
Webinar WITSML live data streaming and geosteering in StarSteer Webinar on how to stream WITSML server data to Starsteer, March 2015
Webinar JewelSuite GeoMechanics WITSML Connection Webinar  on how to connect to a JewelSuite WITSML server, March 2015 (video no longer accessible)

 

Index of industry papers, articles and newsletters related to Energistics

2021

Type Title Description
Newsletter

Community Headlines Q3 2021
Read here

The latest news from the Energistics Community, including the release of ETP v1.2, updates on activity for RESQML, WITSML and PRODML and more
Article

Geoscience workflow: Tracking multiple scenarios and uncertainties

WORLD OIL May 2021 pp 49-52

Article PDF here

For copyright reasons no printing of this PDF file is allowed

This article authored  by Marco Piantanada, Clara Andreoletti, Matilde Dalla Rosa, Bruno Volpi (Eni E&P) and Philip Neri (Energistics) describes how to manage asset situations throughout the E&P lifecycle, using industry-standard data formats, to enable future users to revert back to a critical step, to explore alternate scenarios or to revisit critical uncertainties to reduced development efforts.

Newsletter

Community Headlines Apr. 2021
Constant Contact Link

April 2021, news about our Spring WITSML SIG in March and RESQML ILAB in April, as well as an update on Energistics’  OSDU Forum contributions. Also a recap of our recent papers published by SPE, AAPG and EAGE.

Workshop Paper

New Data Transfer Protocol Capabilities Automate Data Streaming Channel Setup and Reduce the Probability of Errors
Link to EarthDoc

Paper presented at EAGE GeoTech 2021, the First EAGE Workshop on Directional Drilling and Geosteering, March 2021. Authors: Ross Philo and Philip Neri

Publisher: European Association of Geoscientists & Engineers

Newsletter

Community Headlines Jan. 2021
PDF

January 2021, news about our Adapting to Change, ETP v1.2 end of review period,  PWLS v3.0 Release Candidate, announcement of the new website Product Catalog, availability of Energistics University information videos, update on OSDU Forum participation and Energistics in the News.

2020

Type Title Description
Conference Paper

Cross-Discipline Cloud-Based Platforms Require a Single Version of Truth Across All Data to Deliver Reliable Decisions
Link to EarthDoc

Paper presented by Philip Neri at the EAGE 2020 Annual Conference & Exhibition Online, December 2020. Authors: Ross Philo and Philip Neri

Publisher: European Association of Geoscientists & Engineers

Conference Paper

Standardized Direct Data Transfers Between Applications Accelerates Workflows and Improves Operational Adoption of Innovative Technologies
Link to EarthDoc

Paper presented by David Wallis at the First EAGE Digitalization Conference and Exhibition, Nov 2020. Authors: Ross Philo, Philip Neri and David Wallis

Publisher: European Association of Geoscientists & Engineers

Conference Paper

Making Digital Collaboration More Efficient and Reliable With Second Generation Standard Interoperability Protocol.
Link to OnePetro

Paper presented by Philip Neri at the SPE 2020 Annual Conference & Exhibition Online, October 2020. Authors: Ross Philo and Philip Neri

Publisher: Society of Petroleum Engineers

Newsletter

Community Headlines Sept. 2020
PDF

September 2020, news about our Adapting to Change, ETP v1.2 end of review period,  PWLS v3.0 Release Candidate, update on OSDU Forum participation and Energistics in the News.

Newsletter

Community Headlines April 2020 
PDF

April 2020, news about our WITSML ILAB and SIG and RESQML ILAB held late March and early April, FESAPI, OSDU activity, event, publications, new members.

Workshop Paper

Efficiency Improvements for Distributed Acoustic Sensing Data Exchange Streamline Operations and Opens Access to New Uses
Link to EarthDoc

Paper accepted for the First EAGE Workshop on Fibre Optic Sensing, Mar 2020.
Authors: Ross Philo and Philip Neri

Publisher: European Association of Geoscientists & Engineers

White Paper

FESAPI: Simplifying the Deployment of
Energistics Data Transfer Standards
US Letter format
A4 format

An overview of the FESAPI development tool that makes it easy and fast to develop RESQML and other standards-based compliant applications. An initiative backed by ExxonMobil, Total and DGI to expand FESAPI is looking for partners to join the group.

2019

Type Title Description
Article

Digital Energy Journal December 2019
PDF

A report in the December issue of DEJ on the presentation by Ross Philo at the Digital Energy Journal October 2019 event titled “How to Digitalize Exploration and Operations”
Newsletter

Community Headlines 2019 #4
PDF

December 2019, news of the annual SIG and board meeting in November, the ETP v1.2 release candidate launch, event partnerships, changes to our board of directors, events and a new member.

Article

From Blockbuster to Blockchain: How to Manage a Not-Quite-Settled Technology Platform

A guest editorial in the Journal of Petroleum Technology issue of December 2019

Robert K. Perrons, Queensland University of Technology; Tonya Cosby, Intel; and Ross Philo, Energistics

Conference Paper Improving Emergency Response with Better and Faster Remote Monitoring Philip Neri delivered this paper at Offshore Technology Conference Brazil, October 2019.
Authors: Philip Neri and Ross Philo
Published by OTC on OnePetro
Conference Paper Improving The Reliability Of Reservoir Models Using Diverse Software Workflow Philip Neri delivered this paper at the AAPG International Conference & Exhibition in Buenos Aires.
Author: Philip Neri
Publisher American Association of Petroleum Geologists
It is available in the AAPG DataPages
Conference Paper Bulk Data Sharing Process Improves Collaboration and Saves Time While Increasing Trust in Data Accuracy Philip Neri delivered this paper at URTeC 2019 in Denver. Author: Philip Neri
It is available on OnePetro URTEC-2019-320-MS
Article

Joint Total / Emerson Presentation on Standards-based OpenDB

Oil IT Journal editor Neil McNaughton reports on a joint presentation by the two companies at EAGE 2019 of OpenDB and the role RESQML and ETC play in that endeavor. The article ends with an interview with Emerson project lead Alice Chanvin.
Conference Paper Relocate Monitoring Tasks Ashore with Advanced Data Streaming and Data Assurance Ross Philo delivered this paper at the IADC / SPE conference in the Hague, March 2019.
Authors: Ross Philo and Philip Neri
Publisher: Society of Petroleum Engineers – URTeC – Available at OnePetro SPE-194080-MS
Conference Paper

Complex Multi-Disciplinary Subsurface Workflows are More Accessible with Cloud and Efficient Data Exchange Processes

Jay Hollingsworth presented this topic at the 2019 EAGE Annual Conference and Exhibition in London June 2019
Authors: Jay Hollingsworth, Ross Philo and Philip Neri
The long abstract is available on EarthDoc.
Conference Paper Jay Hollingsworth delivered this paper at PNEC2019 in May, it is a sequel to the papers he gave in the previous two years at PNEC2017 and PNEC2018.
Conference Paper Philip Neri delivered tis paper at AAPG ACE in San Antonio, May 2019.
Author Philip Neri
Publisher: American Association of Petroleum Geologists
Article

Energistics standards are developing and integrating

Digital Energy Journal editor in chief Karl Jefferies provides an overview of all current Energistics data exchange standards and a look ahead at some developments for 2019 and 2020.
Article Digitization. Digitalization. Digital Transformation. Offshore Engineer contributor Jeniffer Pallanich interviews Ross Philo on the current trends in the energy industry’s digital journey, and the role data standards play in improving efficiencies and accelerating the process.
Article Collaboration – Digital Transformation Ross Philo’s article “Collaboration: the Cornerstone of Digital Transformation” appeared in Hart’s April edition of E&P Magazine, page 116.

2018

Type Title Description
Paper: The Life Cycle of Trusted Data: From Acquisition to Persistence… Or Not Jay Hollingsworth delivered this paper at PNEC2018, it is a sequel to the paper he gave last year at PNEC2017.
Paper: Big Data in the Digital Oilfield Requires Data Transfer Standards to Perform Philip Neri delivered this paper at OTC 2019. Available on OnePetro
OTC-28805-MS
Article: New Data Transfer Protocol Improves Drilling Support and Safety Statoil tests ETP real-time data transfer quality and speed with Kongsberg and Baker Hughes

2017

Type Title Description
Article: Interview with Peter Westwood, Technical Director, Energysys Peter discusses his recent successes with PRODML,  Feb 17
Paper: From Data Transfer to Data Assurance: Trusted Data is the Key for Good Decisions  New metadata standards ensure a reliable transmission of data assurance information
Report: NDR 2017 write up  After a successful meeting in Norway
Paper: Energistics – developments with PRODML  An update on new developments built on PRODML
Paper: Energistics – how data standards help cut costs  Data standards drive efficiencies and support competition
Article: Interview with our Technical Director, Peter Westwood  Peter shares his recent success with PRODML

2016

Type Title Description
Article: Standards Deliver Cost Savings to the Oil & Gas Industry from CIO Review, September 2016
Article: Cloud-computing Sophisticated Models Enhance Meaning of Downhole Drilling Data from Drilling Contractor, March/April 2016
Article: Digital Gains Middle Eastern Ground from Offshore Engineer, January 1, 2016
Article: Standards Version 2.0: The Next Generation  A seminal article by Energistics CTO Jay Hollingsworth covering the broad innovations of the Energistics 2.0 versions of the standards. Published in E&P Magazine – September 2016
Article: Adopting Data Standards: Cheapest Way to Survive Downturn  An overview of the strategic benefits of data standards in the new low-price oil economy

2015

Type Title Description
Article: Adopting Data Standards: Cheapest Way to Survive Downturn from Rigzone, December 17, 2015
Article: Energistics – revising the standards architecture from Digital Energy Journal, Nov/Dec 2015
Article: The State of Standards in the Digital Oil Field from E&P, February 2, 2015
Article: Revising the Standards Architecture  DEJ 11/15 the new Common Technical Architecture underlying Energistics data standards
Article: The State Of Standards In The Digital Oil Field  Jay Hollingsworth looks at the 11 standards relevant to the digital oilfield today
Type Title Description
Article: A better measure – The Units of Measure project aims to introduce a new efficiency for doing business from Foundations, Fall 2014
Article: Data quality holding real time drilling back from Digital Energy Journal, June 5, 2014
Type Title Description
Article: Standard bearer from InnovOil, October 2013
Article: IT, standards can help aggregate well data for high-level automation from Drilling Contractor, September 2013
Article: Open standard protocol can improve real-time drilling surveillance from Hart’s E&P, September 2013
Article: Real-Time Data Delivery By Barry McKay, Halliburton, GeoExpro February 2013
Article: Design of an Automated Drilling-Prediction System from JPT, September 2013
Article: The use of open standard data exchange technology in conjunction with Wellook WITSML (English) from ROGTEC, February 2013
Type Title Description
Article: Digital Standards Collaboration: Key to Unlocking Intelligent Energy’s Potential from JPT September 2012
Type Title Description
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Article: Interoperability Improves Reservoir Modeling, Simulation Software from Hart’s E&P, August 2010
Article: E&P Industry Benefits from Data Exchange Standards from Hart’s E&P, May 2010
Type Title Description
Article: Vision to Reality for an Industry Standard from Hart’s E&P, October 2009
Type Title Description
Article: The Value of Standardization from SPE Talent & Technology 2008, author: Randy W. Clark, President and CEO of Energistics
Type Title Description
Article: Energistics Helps Facilitate Formation of ECCMA Oil & Gas CSC from ECCMA’s August 2007 Newsletter
Type Title Description
Article: POSC Re-launched as Energistics from Digital Energy Journal, Nov/Dec 2006 Issue 4
Article: Oil-IT Journal’s Neil McNaughton Interviews Randy Clark from Oil Information Technology Journal, Volume 11, Number 1

Society of Petroleum Engineers

Type Title Description
Source: OnePetro
Energistics and POSC: 2000-2016 (XLS)
Click on links below to generate current list:
Energistics 2007-2016
POSC 2000-2016

NOTE: Papers are available for purchase from OnePetro.

Case Studies featuring Energistics and our Standards

2018

Type Title Description
Case Study: New Data Transfer Protocol Improves Drilling Support and Safety Statoil tests ETP real-time data transfer quality and speed with Kongsberg and Baker Hughes

2017

Type Title Description
Case Study: IDS: WITSML is the key data source for automated drilling reports Independent Data Services (IDS) automates daily drilling reports using WITSML
Case Study: Murphy/Noah Consulting Case Study Murphy E&P and Noah Consulting explain how a WITSML transmission from the wellsite streamlines their drilling reporting process.28 Feb 17

2016

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2015

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Case Study: Learn How PEMEX Plugged the Interoperability Gap in Offshore Engineer, October 2012
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