Panelists at Nigerian Annual International Conference and Exhibition in Lagos Schneider Electric, the foremost innovator and specialist in energy management solutions, has reaffirmed its commitment to providing the industry with digital solutions for businesses that are guaranteed to enhance profitability and optimise costs.
Mrs Tolulope Falola, Oil and Gas Segment Lead of the company, said this at Society for Petroleum Engineers/Nigerian Annual International Conference and Exhibition in Lagos.
The theme of the conference is: “The role of the Oil and Gas industry in enabling diversification of Nigeria’s Economy”. The workshop on Digitalization was sponsored by Schneider Electric.
Tolulope said given the recent challenges in the industry there is need for oil and gas companies to optimize costs, reduce down time and increase profitability.
She said Schneider Electric’s EcoStruxure platform will help the industry to address the current challenges facing the sector with a range of digital solutions for asset modernization, predictive maintenance and online profit advisory service.
“EcoStruxure is Schneider Electric’s IoT-enabled architecture and platform of connected products, edge control, applications, analytics and services that guarantees the provision of enhanced value around safety, reliability, efficiency and connectivity across segments, the oil and gas industry inclusive,” she said.
According to Tolulope, several international oil companies in Nigeria that are fully equipped with Schneider Electric’s EcoStruxure solutions are already benefiting from this enhanced value.
Also speaking at the event, the General Manager, Process Automation, Schneider Electric, Nabil Djhouri, stressed the need for organizations to take advantage of Schneider Electric’s EcoStruxure solutions.
“We deploy EcoStruxure in a tailored instance for each of the vertical end markets from industry to data centre, buildings and infrastructure, where Schneider Electric has decades of deep domain expertise and applied experience.”