The agreement will help fast-track innovation and streamline the adoption of applied technologies i-Tech 7 Command Centre. (Credit: i-Tech 7) i-Tech 7, Subsea 7’s Life of Field business unit, and Shell International Exploration & Production, Inc, have entered into a collaborative technology agreement to accelerate subsea digitalisation, initially for a period of five years from the fourth quarter of 2019.The agreement will help fast-track innovation and streamline the adoption of applied technologies in areas such as marine robotics, advanced sensing, artificial intelligence and autonomous systems to address the industry’s challenges to improve safety, cost-efficiency and sustainability.Steve Wisely, Senior Vice President for i-Tech 7, said: “Digitalisation is core to our strategy and we are continuing to expand our digital capability and offering, to strengthen our market position and deliver enhanced value to our customers.“This partnership extends our on-going relationship with Shell for the provision of subsea life of field services. Both companies share a common vision for safe, efficient and optimised offshore operations and this partnership will help accelerate the development and deployment of digital asset integrity management services to support Shell’s offshore assets in the region.”“Digitalisation will support Shell to become a world-class investment case by improving our productivity, reliability and performance as well as reducing the costs of our assets,” said Christian George, Shell Vice President of Wells, Deep Water and Surface Engineering Technology. “We are delighted to extend our strong operational partnership with Subsea 7’s Life of Field business unit into the area of technology development.”“Their mix of technology development and operational expertise across the life cycle of deep water assets will help us accelerate the deployment of these transformational technologies,” added George.i-Tech 7 is exhibiting at Booth 633 at Subsea Tieback 2020 which takes place this week in San Antonio, Texas. Source: Company Press Release
Internet era now has changed our way of life of every individual, and now belongs to an Internet era, under a big background of this, the Internet has changed a lot of business and business model.
drawbacks of traditional retail maximum for consumers is the information asymmetry. The C2C, B2C has completely broken the pattern, the world becomes flat, the real price of a commodity becomes transparent. Greatly reduce the cost of access to information for consumers, so that everyone knows the real price range of this product, making the regional price monopoly is no longer possible, consumers no longer stay in the dark. Not only that, e-commerce has also created a large number of user comments, the real sense of the Internet to create a trust mechanism. This virtuous cycle is the traditional retail industry can not have the advantage. (from C2C: e-commerce between individuals and individuals, B2C: merchants to customers)
the traditional wholesale business has great geographical restrictions, one would like to open a small gift shop owner in Beijing need to go all the way to Zhejiang to purchase, not only to face the long journey and also need to face the problem of trust. So for those who purchase, each wholesale is actually a risk.
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