Vienna, May 30 - Neftegaz.RU. Austrian OMV and Norway´s Aker BP, signed a MoU, committing to share digitalization competencies and technology across borders and advancing both companies’ digital agendas.
Aker BP and OMV are also planning joint collaboration and technology projects within the areas of operational efficiency, drilling and subsurface. These projects will involve agile ways of co-developing use cases and advancing technology together with Cognite, Scandinavia’s fastest-growing technology company.
“The future of the oil & gas industry is digital. OMV is committed to leading the change as a digital frontrunner together with Aker BP and Cognite”, said Johann Pleininger, responsible for Upstream and Deputy Chairman of OMV.
“We are excited to partner with OMV to advance digitalization across the industry. Our experiences with Eureka highlight how liberated, contextualized data can help companies optimize production, reduce costs, and increase worker safety. And as our work with Cognite shows, finding the right technology partner is an integral part of that digital transformation process”, said Karl Johnny Hersvik, CEO of Aker BP.