PROFINET Does That – Precision Drilling

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PROFINET Makes Oil and Gas Drilling Rigs Smarter

The days of “dumb iron” in North America’s oil and gas fields are numbered. That’s the conviction of Darcy Falardeau of Precision Drilling Corporation, who sees modern communication networks like Profinet making drilling rigs and the associated on-site equipment smarter, and making the overall drilling process safer and more efficient.

“Our customers can benefit from real-time information from their drilling equipment and that’s what our new centrifuge control system and its Profinet network provide,” says Falardeau, who is Vice President Operations – North America for Precision’s Completion & Production Services division…