Are You Investing in IT?

Worldwide IT spending is projected to total $3.7 trillion in 2018, an increase of 4.3 percent from 2017 estimated spending of $3.5 trillion, according to the latest forecast by Gartner, Inc. With the first quarter of 2018 already in the books, what have you done to...

How Manual Is Your Document Control Work?

I recently had a conversation with a potential customer about their document control work and one of their (growing) problems is the (increasingly) manual nature of their work. In particular, they mentioned that they have a new customer who requires custom headers on...

ONS 2018 Conference

The biannual ONS conference takes place from August 28-30, 2018 in Stavenger, Norway. From the conference website, here’s a short history of the show: ONS was short for Offshore North Sea, as the event was targeted at companies with business in the North Sea...

East Africa Oil & Gas International Trade Show

The 7th East Africa Oil & Gas International Trade Show takes place May 29-31 in Nairobi, Kenya. Billing itself as “Africa’s Prime Oil & Gas Expo” the event will attract visitors and exhibitors from a wide range of sectors including drilling...

Flow Forum Conference May 7-8, 2018

The Flow Forum Conference occurs in Chicago, IL from May 7-8, 2018 at The Westin O’Hare. From the conference website: Flow Forum 2018 is the premier event for industrial engineering knowledge transfer, arming new and veteran engineers with the skills necessary...

What Do EPCs Think?

In our last post, we asked What Do Suppliers Think? about their work with EPCs. This time around, we give EPCs a chance to discuss what they think about their work with Suppliers like yourselves. This research was gleaned from our survey Supplier vs EPC, Why is Vendor...

What Do Suppliers Think?

EPCs make huge IT investments and work largely in the information space. With the volume of digitally stored data involved with most projects, information management is a necessary and critical competency. New documents and data being input into the systems must be...

Using Custom Levels to Create Procedure Registers

DocBoss creates most document registers automatically for your projects. Users select a level for each document code and DocBoss creates a register for each unique value called “Registers.” Here is a video we put together in the past to show how you can...