As part of our research on Texas’ current oil and gas industry, which we covered in an Infographic in this issue of OILMAN, we found additional information from the U.S. Energy Information Administration about Texas’ energy production. The estimates are from 2016, the latest year available.
Oil and gas operations are commonly found in remote locations far from company headquarters. Now, it's possible to monitor pump operations, collate and analyze seismic data, and track employees around the world from almost anywhere. Whether employees are in the office or in the field, the internet and related applications enable a greater multidirectional flow of information – and control – than ever before.