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06 Sep 2013  |  North America
The Key to Sustain the Shale Boom is through Optimized Production
The United States is at the cusp of an energy revolution triggered first by the shale gas boom and now intensified by the tight oil boom. Increased production of tight oil in the US attracts more investments. In turn, as operators position themselves regarding focus, geography, land acquisitions, first oil, and compliance to regulations, they progr...
23 Jan 2014  |  North America
Varying Crude Oil Grades to Bolster Growth for Refinery Retrofits
An incremental rise in domestic crude oil production in the United States along with the potential inflow of Canadian heavier crude is poised to disrupt the dynamics of the oil and gas downstream market. As end users invest in upgrades, retrofits, and new greenfield refinery projects, there is ample opportunity for automation vendors to enhance the...
11 Dec 2013  |  Global
Five Key Building Blocks Structure the Future of Manufacturing and Production
The manufacturing and production industry is set for radical transformation spurred by 5 key forces (the cloud, Big Data, analytics, virtualization, and the Internet of Things). These technologies will sustain the future manufacturing community and ensure sustainable growth and profitability. This study investigates the impact of these forces on pr...
13 Mar 2014  |  Global
Changing Tides in Offshore Oil and Gas Production: Subsea Automation Opportunities at the Ocean Floor
Future Vision of a Subsea Factory Bolstering Growth
The abundance of global offshore oil and gas reserves encourages end users to expand exploration and production activities at deep-water and ultra-deep-water levels to ensure sustained profitability. As solution providers aim to provide integrated packaged solutions such as separation, compression, boosting, and water reinjection at the ocean floor...
09 Sep 2014  |  Global
Regional Trends Stimulate Growth, with Sustainable Profits from Installed Base-related Services
The pressing need to replicate manufacturing plants and facilities across global locations and the requirements to minimize costs associated with the downtime of production operations has resulted in end users looking for cost-effective, off-the-self manufacturing execution systems (MES) that are equipped to tackle complex environments and increase...
13 Aug 2014  |  Asia Pacific
Increased Gas Pipeline Projects Will Likely Boost Growth
This research service analyzes current and future trends in the Chinese industrial valves and actuators market. Analysis is based on different end-user industries, and the impact of various market drivers, restraints, and challenges on time scale is discussed. The research service covers the competitive structure and provides market share analysis ...
20 Oct 2014  |  North America
Balancing the Food Equation through Innovative Strategies and State of the Art Technologies
Dynamic variations in food preferences, convenience, food safety and security issues, and costs are defining customer requirements in the North American food and beverage (F&B) market. These requirements are evolving processing, production, packaging, and supply chain models for the F&B manufacturers, enabling market disruptions that include improv...
31 Dec 2014  |  North America
Automated Pipeline Interventions to Ensure Preventive Maintenance
This Micro Boom evaluates short term (20142016) opportunities across the midstream oil and gas value chain in North America (i.e., Canada and the United States) organized by business, growth, and profit opportunities. Key focal points of the research include investment climate for transportation and storage infrastructure and its impact for automa...
26 Jun 2006  |  Asia Pacific
The study provides an indepth analysis of the SIM smart card market in selected APAC countries. Countries included in this study are Malaysia, India, Taiwan, Indonesia, Philippines, South Korea and Thailand. Views from mobile operators operating in these countries are also included.
23 Aug 2006  |  Asia Pacific
Proximity and Contactless Readers and Cards Markets (in Physical Access Control) in Selected APAC Countries
The study provides an indepth analysis of the Contactless smart card and Proximity market (both cards and readers) in Physical Access Control application in selected APAC countries. Countries included in this study are Malaysia, Singapore, Indonesia, In Philippines and Thailand. Views from key system integrators competing in this application in t...