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AP-Canada Announces Western Canada Turnaround Performance Benchmarking Study

Calgary, Alberta, June 3rd, 2014 — Following up on the successful completion of the Oil Sands Turnaround Cost Performance Benchmarking Study, a first of its kind study that identified the unique cost drivers of oil sands turnarounds, Asset Performance Canada, ULC (AP-Canada) is actively seeking sponsors for the company's Western Canada Turnaround Performance Benchmarking Study.

2017-07-18T10:39:57+00:00 June 3rd, 2014|News, News & Insights|

KNPC Begins Deployment of AP-Networks’ NaviTrack Tool

Amsterdam, May 21st, 2014 — After a careful selection process, Kuwait National Petroleum Company (KNPC) has selected NaviTrack to support turnarounds executed at the company's Mina Al-Ahmadi refinery. NaviTrack is a work process deployment tool created by Asset Performance Networks, and is part of the company's licensable suite of web-based turnaround management tools known as

2017-07-18T10:40:26+00:00 May 21st, 2014|News, News & Insights|

AP-Canada Presents Results of Oil Sands Turnaround Cost Performance Benchmarking Study

Calgary, Alberta, April 25, 2014 — On Wednesday, April 23rd, Asset Performance Canada, ULC ("AP-Canada") presented the results of its consortium-sponsored Oil Sands Turnaround Cost Performance Benchmarking Study. Study sponsors included Suncor, Shell Albian Sands, Shell Scotford Upgrader, and CNRL. Analyzing turnaround data from sponsor sites, the study examined the unique cost drivers affecting Oil

2017-07-18T10:40:34+00:00 April 25th, 2014|News, News & Insights|

HollyFrontier Implements AP-Networks’ NaviTrack™ Tool Across All U.S. Refineries

Bethesda, Maryland, April 14, 2014 — HollyFrontier Corporation has selected NaviTrack™ as the standard work process deployment tool for all turnaround/shutdown events across the company's five U.S. refineries. It will be used to manage turnaround planning and execution according to the company’s specific work processes. NaviTrack™ is a product of Asset Performance Networks, and is

2017-07-18T10:40:40+00:00 April 14th, 2014|News, News & Insights|

AP-Networks Looks Back on TINC Europe 2014

Amsterdam, The Netherlands | March 19th – 20th, 2014 This year's TINC Europe event was the largest to date, with a more than 33% increase in attendance over last year. The conference boasted attendees representing 23 companies and 19 countries that spanned the globe from Chili to Malaysia. As industry has evolved, we've seen leadership

2017-07-18T10:41:12+00:00 March 21st, 2014|News, News & Insights|

AP-Networks Appoints Dan Morlang to serve as Vice President, Capital Project Consulting

Houston, Texas, February 27th, 2013 — AP-Networks, a leading solutions provider for petroleum, chemical, and energy companies worldwide, has appointed Dan Morlang as Vice President, Capital Project Consulting. This move echoes the company’s commitment to providing best-in-class guidance for the capital project teams it serves. Prior to accepting the position, Dan served as Head of

2017-07-18T11:04:05+00:00 February 27th, 2014|News, News & Insights|

Getting Down to Brass Tacks at TINC Canada 2014

Calgary, Alberta, February 11th, 2014 "[TINC Canada] gave a look into the turnaround world as a whole, and proved that the struggles we face are not uncommon." -TINC Canada 2014 Attendee   When it comes to turnarounds, we all want to do better. But what does better look like? What strategies are actually working in

2017-07-18T10:41:29+00:00 February 11th, 2014|News, News & Insights|

Asset Performance Networks Reflects on the 11th Annual TINC America Conference

Houston, Texas, October 10, 2013 — TINC America 2013, held in September, was a resounding success. With a record turnout of professionals representing 36 companies from 10 different countries, TINC continued its proud tradition as an elite owners only forum for discussing turnaround best practices. Presentations Ernie Schutt from Koch Industries served as this year’s

2017-07-18T10:41:36+00:00 October 10th, 2013|News, News & Insights|

AP-Canada Announces Oil Sands Turnaround Cost Performance Benchmarking Study

Calgary, Alberta, September 18, 2013 - Asset Performance Canada has announced a consortium-sponsored industry benchmarking study to take place in the 4th quarter of 2013. This study, the first of its kind, will look at the unique cost challenges associated with Oil Sands turnarounds by quantifying performance and identifying practices that are associated with driving

2017-07-18T10:41:43+00:00 September 18th, 2013|News, News & Insights|

Shell Adopts NaviTrack™

Houston, Texas, July 16, 2013 — Shell has formally announced the selection of NaviTrack™ as the turnaround management and preparation solution within their Corporate Turnaround Framework. Starting in 2014, all Shell Downstream facilities will be required to transition to NaviTrack™ as the standard tool for managing turnaround preparations in accordance with their corporate turnaround work

2017-07-18T10:41:49+00:00 July 16th, 2013|News, News & Insights|