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The Future of IoT and Composition Measurement Systems

At a recent ISA Analysis Division Symposium, in Pasadena, California (April 2017), Chet Mroz gave a thought-provoking presentation on the application of Internet of Things (IoT) technology to chemical and gas composition measurement systems. While IoT has become a reality for many industries, it is slow to catch on in the process analyzer realm, mainly […]

Chet Mroz joining Hint Americas Inc.

Chet Mroz has joined Hint Americas, Inc. a Houston, Texas corporation as an Executive Advisor to build an Americas organization and operations based on the parent HINT Europe and Middle East Software Solutions and Consulting Services to the Americas market for the Energy, Oil & Gas and Hydrocarbon Processing Industries. HINT has expertise in Metering […]

Introducing Humberto Ribera – Business Development Manager

Profile and Experiences Humberto is the Business Development Manager for Hint Americas. He comes originally from Bolivia and lives in Houston, Texas since 2005. For over 18 years he has been involved in Oil & Gas in various roles ranging from HSE (Health, Safety and Environment) to Sales, Marketing, Business Development and running a consulting […]

No ‘Nonsense’ Assignments for Hint Interns

No ‘Nonsense’ Assignments for Hint Interns Gaining practical experience is essential for students to develop within their professional education. It prepares them for the future as an employee and is, above all, advantageous for both the student and the business. Few companies would disagree here. Yet, most continue to invest little in their interns. At […]

ISA Analysis Division Symposium 2016: trends in analysis and flow

Article ISA Symposium, Hans and Humberto Recently, in Galveston, Texas the ISA Analysis Division Symposium was organized as part of the International Society of Automation. Specialists gather annually at the symposium to discuss innovative developments in the world of industrial analysis. Plant IT en engineering specialist, Hint sent Hans van Maanen, consultant, and Humberto Ribera, […]

7 interesting themes in flow measurement

I make an annual visit to several conferences and events focused on innovation in the world of oil and gas to keep my knowledge up-to-date and to meet with influential people in the industry. As always, last year, I’ve been able to learn a lot. In this case, specifically about the developments in flow measurement. […]

Your plant measures dollars

Investing now in metering delivers profits in the long term To measure is to know. It’s a time-honored motto, but no less true today. However, less attention is being paid to good measuring processes, it seems, in the oil and gas industry. Everyone knows that accuracy is all-important while collecting data, but they sometimes cut […]

Innovative companies can make sustainability profitable

Bill Gates has recently announced a huge renewable energy fund called the Breakthrough Energy Coalition. Both private investors, like Mark Zuckerberg (Facebook) and Richard Branson (Virgin), as well as the US and Indian governments, among others, are rallying behind the initiative. The premise of the fund, according to Gates, is to accelerate the development of […]

Efficiency, project acceleration and investing in future leaders

Highlights of the Engineering & Construction Contracting Association Conference 2015 Recently, the 47th Engineering & Construction Contracting Association (ECC) Conference was held in San Antonio, Texas. The ECC is a community of industrial asset owners, contractors, suppliers and academics who share their knowledge and experience with each other in order to achieve better performance in […]

Hint & Sadara Chemical Company celebrate collaboration during Economic Trade Mission

An economic mission to Texas, U.S., under the leadership of Prime Minister Mark Rutte of the Netherlands & Kris Peeters, Minister-President of the Flemish Government and Flemish Minister for Economy, Foreign Policy, Agriculture and Rural Policy, took place from July 6 – 9. The program included a network meeting with representatives from American companies in […]

Blog Hint Cost Cutting

Blog Hint Cost Cutting The need to economize forces oil and gas industry to innovate Four promising ways to cut costs With the lowest oil and gas prices since 2009, and the disappearance of work floor-based knowledge, cost cutting has become a priority for many companies in the industry. Research by Lloyd’s Register Energy shows […]

Blog Hint long-term vision

Blog Hint long-term vision Investing for Savings New opportunities in a changing oil and gas market I recently attended the Offshore Technology Conference (OTC) in Houston, the largest oil and gas conference in the world, where just about every end user and supplier from the offshore energy market was running around. It was, therefore, the […]

Hint at the 9th International Symposium on Fluid Flow Measurement (ISFFM)

Hint at the 9th International Symposium on Fluid Flow Measurement (ISFFM) April 14-17, 2015 Washington, D.C. Hans van Maanen, Senior Metering & Allocation Consultant of Hint, is representing Hint at the 9th International Symposium on Fluid Flow Measurement (ISFFM) which will be held from the 14th till the 17th of April 2015. Hans van Maanen […]