1. Inspection Data Management Systems Part 5:The Implementation Hurdle

    About the Author:  Efrain Rios is the founder of Fortress Oil & Gas, LLC, an asset integrity consulting company specializing in records and data management.  For the past 15 years he has focused on the development, standardization, and global implementation of asset integrity software applications.  He has developed critical software functionality and led large scale database restoration pr…Read More

  2. Upcoming Events – September 2018

    International Pipeline Exposition Tuesday, September 25 (12pm-6pm) Wednesday, September 26 (10am-6pm) Thursday, September 27 (10am-4pm) Fitness-For-Service Workshop October 2-4, 2018 2018 Managing Aging Plants USA November 13-14, 2018 2019 API Inspection and Mechanical Integrity Summit​ January 28, 2019 - January 31, 2019…Read More

  3. Industry News- September 2018

    U.S. Gas a No-Go for Chinese Buyers Despite Weaker Tariff Saudi Arabia is Said to Be Comfortable with Brent Above $80 China's Diesel Demand has Peaked, Gasoline to Peak 2025 John Crane Launches Innovative Gas Seal Technology to Significantly Reduce Methane Emissions Russia's Novatek Plans China LNG Sales in Yuan…Read More

  4. Inspection Data Management Systems Part 4: The Importance of Standardization

    About the Author:  Efrain Rios is the founder of Fortress Oil & Gas, LLC, an asset integrity consulting company specializing in records and data management.  For the past 15 years he has focused on the development, standardization, and global implementation of asset integrity software applications.  He has developed critical software functionality and led large scale database restoration pr…Read More

  5. Inspection Data Management Systems Part 3: Filling Functionality Gaps Through Development

    About the Author:  Efrain Rios is the founder of Fortress Oil & Gas, LLC, an asset integrity consulting company specializing in records and data management.  For the past 15 years he has focused on the development, standardization, and implementation of asset integrity software applications.  As a former inspection software consultant and trainer, he developed critical software functionalit…Read More

  6. Inspection Data Management Systems Part 2: Selecting the Right IDMS

    About the Author:  Efrain Rios is the founder of Fortress Oil & Gas, LLC, an asset integrity consulting company specializing in records and data management.  For the past 15 years, he has focused on the development, standardization, and implementation of asset integrity software applications.  As a former inspection software consultant and trainer, he developed critical software functionali…Read More

  7. Inspection Data Management Systems Part 1: An Overview of Common Issues and Causes

    About the Author:  Efrain Rios is the founder of Fortress Oil & Gas, LLC, an asset integrity consulting company specializing in records and data management.  Over the past 15 years, he has specialized in the development, standardization, and implementation of asset integrity data management software applications.  As a former UltraPIPE consultant and trainer he developed critical software f…Read More