OIL & GAS
For the Oil and Gas upstream sector industry, Dassian provides SAP extensions to support the development and construction of new major platforms and assets. The solution also offers the capability to support life-cycle monitoring and tracking of component materials for each platform or asset. The upstream construction of new oil platforms and fields with their associated assets involves large capital investment generally realized over several years. The investments are often managed as a complex project to help assure adherence to aggressive schedules. The solution provides critical and detailed project and managerial accounting business information to manage within established funding levels.
Clients in this industry are faced with challenges associated with performing internal investment project work while identifying and adapting to risks that materialize during execution of the project given the nature of large-scale asset construction efforts. In order to achieve these requirements, customers in this segment demand highly integrated project management systems with simple risk management capability. The solutions deliver detailed managerial accounting and job costing systems to deliver valid forecasts and full cost transparency for the duration of each major capital project. Once the platform and/or asset is put into service it is also critical to have full traceability of all material components that were included as part of that asset. This extends to full genealogy traced back to supplier purchase order/capital project including associated contractual engineering and quality assurance requirements.
The integrated Dassian Solution portfolio is organized and described by four major business solution pillars - all of which extend and industrialize the SAP ERP digital core platform. For the Oil & Gas sector Dassian offer a three-pillar approach as part of the solution portfolio.
These pillars provide solution capabilities to meet the above noted segment challenges through delivering the following capabilities:
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