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Staying ahead of the game while keeping ethics and professionalism at the forefront

Posted On: Mar. 11, 2014

We often see in the news, stories of companies (even large successful ones), getting into a lot of hot water as a result of shady business practices. In today’s economy, there is more pressure than ever to provide quicker, newer, more innovativ...

An observation on Agile development

Posted On: Jan. 10, 2014

Agile Development has been slow to gain traction in larger companies already used to traditional development models. There are undoubtably many horror stories of agile projects going awry or conversely Agile being hailed as a panacea for all problems...

Creating our Own Historian or use an Established Historian

Posted On: Nov. 20, 2013

The question about whether a company would be better off creating their own “home grown” data warehouse as an historian or using an established “of the shelf” historian comes up often with Streamline’s clients.  It ...

Technology Leadership

Posted On: Nov. 12, 2013

I recently had an interesting conversation with a lady about inspiring leaders she has had in the past and it made me think about Streamline and the type of leadership we offer and the leaders we have.  It was interesting because we agreed that ...

Inconsistencies in Oil & Gas companies??? ... Nah ...

Posted On: Oct. 15, 2013

Why are so many oil and gas producing companies so inconsistent in how money is spent? Why is the emphasis when constructing a facility on piping and equipment, and so little on the system that controls this piping and equipment and keeps it safe af...

Measurement Solutions for Clients

Posted On: Sep. 03, 2013

The Field Measurement Support Team of Streamline provides a corporate measurement solution for our clients. We answer all questions a production accounting department asks related to how a volume is generated. This requires us to be involved hands-on...

Alberta Floods of 2013

Posted On: Jul. 05, 2013

The Alberta floods have shocked us all and left Alberta with a lot of clean up work. We watched as the water rolled into Calgary and surrounding areas and communities and were completely powerless to do anything about it. We saw friends’ and fa...

Embracing Big Data Analysis

Posted On: May. 27, 2013

In the constant effort to reduce operational costs the availability of timely and detailed information is playing an ever more important role in providing the ability to derive optimization and subsequent cost savings. The successful analysis of larg...

High Performance HMI

Posted On: May. 15, 2013

I recently sat in on a session that really changed how I look at HMI design. Now, it very well may be that "High Performance HMI" is a catch phrase or buzzword that is floating around the industry, but implementors and support personnel of ...