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An Inside Look at Anadarko Petroleum’s Digital Transformation

Justin Hayes, a reservoir engineer at Anadarko, shares a presentation about a new analytics tool that his “scrum” team developed. He is one of the company’s new hybrid-engineers and champions of digital progress. All photos provided by Anadarko Petroleum.

In 2014, Anadarko Petroleum had just a single data scientist in its ranks. Today, it has almost 20 of them working at its headquarters north of Houston.

They are joined by a couple dozen more software developers, geophysicists, and reservoir engineers who together make up the independent producer’s Advanced Analytics and Emerging Technologies (AAET) group.

The initiative evolved from a slide deck put together just over a year ago to become the “spearhead for technological transformation in the company,” said Sanjay Paranji, the vice president of technology at Anadarko and head of the AAET program.

It is a sign that things can move swiftly in this industry, and for the group to be successful, it must keep up the pace.

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An Inside Look at Anadarko Petroleum’s Digital Transformation

Trent Jacobs, JPT Digital Editor

01 November 2018

Volume: 70 | Issue: 11

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