Enhancing Maintenance Efficiency in Oil & Gas Service Stations: A Review and Case Study

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Volume-72 Issue-2
Year of Publication : 2024
Authors : Narasimha Prasad Bhat
DOI :  10.14445/22312803/IJCTT-V72I2P111

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Narasimha Prasad Bhat, "Enhancing Maintenance Efficiency in Oil & Gas Service Stations: A Review and Case Study," International Journal of Computer Trends and Technology, vol. 72, no. 2, pp. 56-60, 2024. Crossref, https://doi.org/10.14445/22312803/IJCTT-V72I2P111

The distribution of oil and gas service stations is a critical facet of global energy infrastructure, notably uneven, with a stark contrast between urban abundance and rural scarcity. The management of such stations, crucial for profitability and societal transportation needs, varies widely, with ownership structures that differ by Company and country. Particularly in remote areas, the operational integrity of these stations is paramount, not only for service continuity but also due to potential environmental and safety hazards inherent in fuel handling. This paper investigates a case study from a prominent Indian public sector oil and gas company, showcasing a successfully implemented solution to expedite repair and maintenance responses. This approach, lauded at a premier U.S. event, integrates automation into the procurement and service management processes for equipment, reflecting a significant advancement in handling maintenance issues. The findings reveal a replicable strategy enhancing efficiency and safety across the service station network, contributing to the field's progression by setting new benchmarks for operational excellence in remote station management.

Oil and Gas Industry Maintenance, SAP Implementation in Oil and Gas, Automation in Service Station Management, Supply Chain Management in Fuel Distribution.


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