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Product scheduling and flow reporting providing commercial situation awareness

The POEMS OPACT software module supports the reporting of production schedules across the enterprise. OPACT leverages KepServerEX Connectivity, POEMS™ platform tools, and web-centric delivery to provide reporting capabilities that connect the control room and production teams.

OPACT provides a schedule view to marketing that ties directly to the pipeline SCADA system in the control room. This way, both marketing and the control room are viewing the same information to create common situational awareness

Benefits for Control Room Managers

  • Facilitates communication and collaboration between the marketing and control room functions.
  • Receive fewer inquiries from marketing.

Benefits for Controllers

  • Clear understanding of what is presented on the HMI display through the SCADA system.
  • Allows controllers to understand the marketing commitment.

OPACT Features To Create Commercial Situation Awareness

Configurable Set-up & Scheduling

OPACT can be configured for correlating meters and tankage with customers to align flowing volumes, inventory volumes with the allocation to customers.

Clear Pipeline Flows

Define the process flow, metering, tankage and base inventory to capture how the commercial product movement so that data from SCADA can be processed to provide commercial understanding.

Measurement Data Collection

Measurement data collected is from SCADA, processed and displayed and presented as daily meter totals, month to date meter totals, daily meter average and current tank volume. Reports can be downloaded to Excel.

Configurable Nominations

Set monthly receipt nominations by meter, or monthly delivery nominations by station. Allow receipt/delivery nominations to be allocated among multiple shippers.

Perform End-of-Month Calculations

Compute projected end of month position by shipper based on MTD + nominated volume, MTD + actual average daily volume, or MTD + short-term average daily volume. Also, compute the required volume rate to meet monthly nomination requirements.

Generate Reports

OPACT to provides the ability to generate, distribute and download reports of metering and shipper position.

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