Digitalization in the Downstream Industry
Big Data. The Internet of Things (IoT). Digitalization.
More than just buzzwords, the increasingly sophisticated technologies tied to these terms are revolutionising the products and services many businesses provide and how they can deliver them. Refiners and petrochemical producers are no exception. They are deploying digitalization at their refineries, petrochemical plants, and other facilities to obtain data unprecedented in richness and use it to enhance performance.
We recently surveyed our global database and have spoken with stakeholders including:
Fuad Al-Ansari, Vice President Information Technology (IT) division, Takreer
László Keresztury, Head of Technology and Development, MOL
Eric Duchesne, Senior Vice President and Acting Chief Technology Officer, Total