Enterprise resource planning systems help organizations manage data from product planning to shipping. However, most companies do not include processes related to health, safety, security, and environmental concerns within the scope of their ERP systems, and failing to account for HSSE may be a costly mistake, an expert said.
At the 2014 SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition, a panel of global experts shared perspectives on a topic of increasing strategic importance to the Society’s global members: sustainable development. This third story in the series presents the perspective of panelist Egbert Imomoh, 2013 SPE President, who spoke on “Local Content: Opportunity of Challenge?”
The US Geological Survey released a report that outlines a preliminary set of models to forecast how hazardous ground shaking could be in the areas where sharp increases in seismicity have been recorded.“This new report describes for the first time how injection-induced earthquakes can be incorporated into US seismic hazard maps,” said Mark Petersen, chief of the USGS National Seismic Hazard Modeling Project.