Nord Stream

The construction of Nord Stream, the large double gas pipeline between Russia and Germany, faced enormous challenges when
it came to engineering and political red tape. Hint’s expertise in control & automation played a decisive role in the certification of the pipeline’s security and the construction of the sampling instrumentation system. It provided the missing documentation and also advised on the installation of the gas analyzers…read more

GDF Suez

GDF SUEZ E&P Nederland (GSEPNL) operates on the North Sea. As a partner in several fields and two gas transmission networks, GSEPNL works together with gas producing countries including the Netherlands, Germany and Denmark. The organization also carries out daily operations for NOGAT gas transmission network. With all these collaborations,…read more

PDO Oman

In 2012 the company Hint in The Netherlands successfully implemented an AML-AMADAS system for the Harweel facilities of end-customer Petroleum
Development Oman (PDO). The project was executed in cooperation with automation contractor Emerson Process Management. Hint was responsible for providing software engineering services (i.e. design, implementation, configuration and testing) and supplied the required computer equipment for the AML-AMADAS system…read more


When Vopak Terminal in Vlaardingen, the Netherlands, expanded its storage terminal, an adaptation to the automation software that controls it was necessary. The programming of this needed addition is specialized work, however, one where few suppliers have sufficient in-house expertise. In Hint, which specializes in process automation, engineering and plant and IT solutions for the oil and gas market, Vopak found the right partner to develop its new application…read more


How do you translate data into information? For the Nederlandse Aardolie Maatschappij (NAM, the Dutch Petroleum Company), this is a major challenge while managing the safety systems and other safety barriers of the more than one hundred gas and oil production locations in the Netherlands…read more