Sharecat Solutions, the Norway-headquartered, global oil and gas supply chain information management (IM) company has formed an alliance with major engineering, procurement and construction firm WorleyParsons. Under a global agreement Sharecat will provide specialist software and services “to improve and expand WorleyParsons’ information and content management capabilities” for its on- and offshore oil and gas projects worldwide, while WorleyParsons “will strengthen Sharecat Solution’s market presence and delivery capabilities”, the two companies announced.
A WorleyParsons’ team will work with Sharecat specialists on live projects for two months prior to becoming ‘super users’ for SHAREcat a suite of solutions which are designed to drive down costs and speed project execution.. SHAREcat software and services to be deployed within WorleyParsons include ‘Capture and Collaboration’, a web-based solution that optimises project information handling in a one-stop, collaborative environmentwith the power to improve data accuracy at handover by 50%; and ‘Improvement’, a technology that maximises the availability of project information toup to 90% of all data, according to industry feedback gathered by Sharecat Solutions. The Capture and Collaboration solution will be used by WorleyParsons to consolidate multi-EPC project information (both documents and data) for Owner/Operator review, validation and structured handover to Operations.
Sharecat Solutions will also use its ‘product catalogue’ technology to build an online supplier information catalogue to which supplier project information will be added for re-use (where the data is non-proprietary) across multiple WorleyParsons projects and by the industry as a whole.
Read the news in Norwegian (offshore.no):http://www.offshore.no/sak/37820_globalt_gjennombrudd_for_sharecat
WorleyParsons is a leading provider of professional services to the resources and energy sectors and complex process industries. Its services cover the full asset spectrum both in size and lifecycle – from the creation of new assets to servicesthat sustain and enhance operating assets.
For more information contact:
Sturle Drageset (Bergen)
Sharecat Solutions Sales & Marketing Director