Providing flow assurance, technical consulting, asset performance management, and workflow automation and optimisation solutions worldwide.
Wood offers a global team of specialists experienced in applying advanced technology for the design and optimal operation of oil & gas production, pipeline and processing facilities. Our services and solutions provide clear value-added solutions for our customers in the upstream, midstream and downstream oil and gas industry as well as other process industries.
Wood’s team of more than 175 consultants are world-class experts in flow assurance and combining strong analytical capabilities and innovative technology in transient multiphase flow, thermodynamics, dynamic process simulation, production chemistry, computational fluid dynamics, multiphase metering/ allocation, data analytics and machine learning. We also provide solutions for advanced process control, environmental compliance management, training and competency, supply chain management, and manufacturing execution systems (MES).
Flow assurance & Technical consulting services
Wood has the largest independent team of specialists in flow assurance, multiphase flow simulation, computational fluid dynamics (CFD), process simulations, production chemistry, operations troubleshooting and metering & allocation. Our specialist team supports our customers with innovative technology, sound engineering practices, and robust analytics and field-proven digital tools.
Our expertise spans all project stages for onshore and offshore assets. We understand and mitigate key flow assurance issues through our technical consulting services, from design to operations. We are focused on improving efficiency, safety and cost.
For more than two decades, we have successfully delivered on over 4,000 flow assurance and related consulting services projects for 200+ companies worldwide.
Asset performance management – field-proven digital technology
Wood offers advanced field-proven digital tools and world-class technical consulting services to our clients in upstream and downstream oil & gas , process, chemicals and refining industries as well as other market sectors.
We offer solutions geared for real-time asset performance management (APM), workflow automation & optimisation, and training & competency management. These solutions cover the full range of our clients' design and operational requirements, including, but not limited to, field development, production well monitoring and surveillance, integrated oil & gas operations management and optimisation, as well as processing, chemicals and refining operations.
Oil & gas operations:
Wood offers digital tools for real-time asset performance management, from pore to process, encompassing the various facets of upstream to downstream operations. These solutions include:
Process simulation operations
Our expertise in monitoring systems can assist enterprises in ensuring optimised operations by using and implementing advanced software. The following applications have also been deployed for asset performance management, particularly for process-intensive operations:
Real-time performance monitoring visualisation
Environmental compliance monitoring
Workflow Automation & Optimisation
Advanced process control (APC)
Wood’s advanced process control team provides consulting and full project implementation with industry-leading APC technologies, process knowledge and control technology.
We have the experience required to implement control applications from simple FEED to the industry's latest developments in multivariable, model-based, predictive control technology including such industry leading platforms as DMC, DMC+, Honeywell Profit Controller, Emerson Delta V Predict and Predict Pro, and Cutler ADMC.
Manufacturing operations management & Manufacturing execution system (MOM & MES)
Wood delivers a complete project life cycle – from initial simultaneous engineering activities workshops through to system handover – for a complete project size range. In the discrete manufacturing industries our simulation and robotics expertise reduces project execution time for faster commissioning and start-up.
Our manufacturing business continues to be first choice for many of the world’s largest automotive companies and are on the forefront of electric and hybrid car manufacturing. We integrate control systems for the robots and the conveyors for automotive assembly.
Wood also has a specialized group focusing on handling high level control services including Information Systems, Software Development, Systems Analysis, and Networking to implement and integrate business planning, logistics and manufacturing operations management systems.
Computerised maintenance management system (CMMS) services
CMMSs and enterprise asset management systems (EAM) provide asset management, work management, materials management, purchasing management and financial management capabilities to asset intensive businesses. Wood has extensive experience working with various applications such as IBM Maximo, SAP PM and Oracle eAM.