asset management software used in oil and gas company

Asset management software in office, i work with many asset management software such EAM-enterprise asset management, CMMS-computerize maintenance management system, IDMS-Inspection data management system and web-based GIS or PODS-Pipeline. Many of asset management software use Oracle database system. For the sake of Data Privacy Policy, I cannot tell the brand of the asset management software.     Focus area of asset data management software:   each software has its focus area and strong point, such as EAM is focus on asset information like equipment number, location, equipment name, equipment description, equipment class, plant, asset owner, cost center, equipment criticality ranking, equipment priority ranking etc CMMS is focus on work order management system,  inspection task, predictive task, preventive task, material cost, labor cost, planning and scheduling, craft information, crew, job priority etc. IDMS is focus on inspection record, inspection result, equipment repair record, inspection drawing, picture, manufacture data. IDMS mostly used[…]

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how to process a machinery breakdown insurance claim?

Machinery breakdown insurance claim Taking care of machinery breakdown insurance claims is not an easy job. I share my experience about taking care of the machinery breakdown insurance claim process to get compensation from the insurer. This experience is related to machinery breakdown insurance for a diesel engine that we have done preventive maintenance (major overhaul). Some years ago, I worked in a Service Team to do repair, maintain and operate Diesel/gas engine generator set. In a year, we may got 500 Service jobs. Our mechanics have done a major overhaul followed by load test and commissioning. The diesel engine was said to have been operating properly and delivered to the customer. We gave warranty to the customer for 6 months and we bought a machinery breakdown insurance for 6 months. During the warranty period, we got call from customers about the failure of diesel engines. We sent the mechanic to[…]

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world of competition

competition ! I cannot believe it. Sterling missed an absolute sitter! Diaz replaced Sterling. it is a common practice, the management replace a failed employee with new one. Life is a never ending competition, some time we win but other time we loose. As an employee, we need to prepare some activities to maintain our job security. these activities will keep our position to win the work competition. Take a higher education. In my office, about 50% of engineers take a higher education in engineering background ( M.Eng or MSc) and some take MBA. This higher education will increase our knowledge so we can contribute more to company. take the profesional certification. Most engineers take API certification such as API 510 ( pressure vessel inspector), API 570 ( piping inspector), API 653 ( Tank inspector ) and API 580 ( Risk Based Inspection ) My friend who hold 4 API[…]

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Influencer, your agent to get salary increase

do you want to get Salary increase? There are some tips and trick to get a salary increase. The common way is to get another job with higher salary. In previous articles, Tom helped his relative to get a job in 1-hour journey.  In this case, Tom is an influencer. An influencer is a person that has the ability to argue, persuade and recommend other people to make a decision. I can say that I am a smart person, but maybe not many people believe this. On the contrary, if a general manager in other department said that I am a smart person, then many people believe this information. What if the general manager is delivering this valuable information to my boss? could be, by the end of the year, I will get a significant salary increase. This General Manager acted as an influencer for my boss. An influencer can make[…]

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