Global Smart Oilfield Market – Overview
The smart oilfield, also known as digital oilfield, has become one of the most trending topics in today’s oil & gas industry. The smart oilfield includes the application of advanced software and hardware along with the vast data analysis in order to increase the efficiency of an oil and gas field. Due to the ever growing energy demand and increasing number of maturing oilfield, the smart oilfield helps in achieving maximum productivity by bringing intelligent automation and monitoring `the oilfield. Today’s smart oilfields usually collect real-time data from pump flow sensors, pressure and temperature meters, tank-level sensors and many other I/O devices and send the collected data to the central server and control room. The data is further analyzed in order to provide real-time insight into the current situation. Many of the smart oilfields also provide the utility of live video feeds for visual monitoring and evaluation. The smart oilfield allows the reservoir engineers and laboratory technicians to access the real-time data and allows them to make desired changes remotely via tablet, notebook and other devices.
With increasing demand for energy from developed and developing countries and decreasing oil reserves, the oil and gas companies need to find new ways to increase productivity along with the reduced cost, which in turn increases the adoption of smart oilfield technology. Owing to the above-mentioned facts, the global market for smart oilfield is anticipated to grow at a significant CAGR over the forecast period.
Smart Oilfield Market – Market Dynamics
Oil and gas companies have been investing heavily in digital technologies after the 2014 price crash to cut costs. Through the smart oilfield technology, oil supermajors can eke out the last drop of profit from every oil barrel that they sell, which is particularly vital as the region has finite reserves. The transition to smart oilfield may require a huge amount of money but due to effective integration of design and workflow, the ROI and profitability will increase by reducing the production cost. As a consequence, this is anticipated to auger well for the growth of the global smart oilfield market.
Increasing use of wireless technology and pervasive ethernet in smart oilfield may raise concerns regarding reliability and cyber intrusion. Connectivity and networking in a smart oilfield could save thousands of dollars in operating cost reduction but no network is completely secure. But the use of the less reliable simple serial network in a smart oilfield may hinder the growth of the market. On the other hand, the weak digital infrastructure in emerging economies could also be responsible for the slow growth of smart oilfield market in some regions.
Smart Oilfield Market – Regional Analysis
The smart oilfield market can be segmented into seven regions which include North America, Latin America, Europe, CIS & Russia, Japan, APEJ (Asia Pacific except Japan) and the Middle East and Africa. Growth prospects of smart oilfield market are almost stagnant in North America. On the other hand, the future of smart oilfield market in the emerging geographies like China, India, Mexico and ASEAN are prominent because of the weak digital infrastructure, which, in turn, will increase the demand in the future. Europe is anticipated to be the largest smart oilfield market over the forecast period.
Smart Oilfield Market – Key Segments
Smart oilfield market can be segmented on the basis of processes, which includes production, reservoir and drilling optimization. On the basis of application, the smart oilfield market can be segmented into onshore and offshore applications. In which onshore application is anticipated to occupy larger share as compared to offshore smart oilfields over the forecast period. In terms of solution types, the global smart oilfield market is further segmented into hardware, software & service, and data storage solutions.
Smart Oilfield Market – Key Manufacturers
Halliburton, China National Petroleum Corporation (CNPC), Baker Hughes, Honeywell International and Schlumberger are some of the key players of the smart oilfield market. Some other prominent players of the smart oilfield market are Kongsberg Gruppen, Microseismic, National Oilwell Varco, Paradigm, Petrolink, Redline Communications Group, Rockwell Automation, Shell, Siemens, Weatherford and many more.
This analytical research study imparts an all-inclusive assessment on the market, while propounding historical intelligence, actionable insights, and industry-validated & statistically-upheld market forecast. Verified and suitable set of assumptions and methodology has been leveraged for developing this comprehensive study. Information and analysis on key market segments incorporated in the report has been delivered in weighted chapters. A thorough analysis has been offered by the report on
- Market Dynamics
- Market Size
- Market Segments
- Demand & Supply Trends
- Current Issues and Challenges
- Companies and Competitor Landscape
- Value Chain
Regional Segments Analyzed Include
- North America (U.S., Canada)
- Latin America (Mexico. Brazil)
- Western Europe (Germany, Italy, France, U.K, Spain)
- Eastern Europe (Poland, Russia)
- Asia Pacific (China, India, ASEAN, Australia & New Zealand)
- Middle East and Africa (GCC, S. Africa, N. Africa)
Compilation of authentic and first-hand intelligence, insights offered in the report are based on quantitative and qualitative assessment by leading industry experts, and inputs from opinion leaders & industry participants around the value chain. Growth determinants, macroeconomic indicators, and parent market trends have been scrutinized and delivered, coupled with the market attractiveness for each market segment encompassed. Qualitative impact of growth influencers on the market segments across regions has also been mapped by the report.
Highlights from the Report
- Elaborated scenario of the parent market
- Transformations in the market dynamics
- Detailed segmentation of the target market
- Historical, current and forecast market size based on value and volume
- Latest industry developments and trends
- Competition landscape
- Strategies adopted by the market players and product developments made
- Potential and niche segments, along with their regional analysis
- Unbiased analysis on performance of the market
- Up-to-date and must-have intelligence for the market players to enhance and sustain their competitiveness
NOTE - All statements of fact, opinion, or analysis expressed in reports are those of the respective analysts. They do not necessarily reflect formal positions or views of Fact.MR
Benefits of Becoming a Fact.MR Client
- Access to our global market coverage
- Periodic updates on your sector
- Exclusive discounts and offers
- Greater flexibility for customization
- Quick-research assistance for ad-hoc needs
- Access to credible insights Fact.MR analyst interactions
- Access to Fact.MR tools and research to fuel strategy development