Upstream and Midstream Remote Operations

The industry needs timely and accurate field data. Monitoring, controlling assets remotely, as well as capturing historical information is critical for making key business decisions and managing safety and environmental risk.

SCADA Systems

The team at Flow Data understands oil and gas field operations and can provide turnkey SCADA implementation or supplement your team by providing SCADA system technical expertise. Our engineers are knowledgeable in ClearSCADA, Wonderware and other types of programming.

Flow Data works with:

  • CygNet, ClearSCADA, Wonderware, Ignition, VTSCADA among other software platforms
  • OPC Servers – Kepware, AutoSol, Matrikon
  • Telemetry and Radio Communication networks
  • Setup Control Room and SCADA Networking Domain with Redundancy
  • Controller and Development/Engineering Stations
  • Security and Backup/Restore systems
  • Web and Mobile Server
  • Text/Email redirections and WIN-911 call setup
  • Control Room Management Support per PHMSA Regulations and Guidelines
  • API RP 1165 – Pipeline SCADA Displays and other industry HMI standards
  • API RP 1130 – Computational Pipeline Monitoring for Liquids
  • API RP 1167 – Pipeline SCADA Alarm Management (Alarm Management and Rationalization)

Systems Integration

Integrating SCADA data with other business intelligence systems is essential for data management across multiple disciplines.

Our expertise includes:

  • Measurement accounting systems – PGAS, FlowCal
  • Data visualization and analytics – PI ProcessBook, Spotfire
  • Asset management – leak detection (Atmos Leak), cathodic protection
  • Geographic information systems – ArcGIS


Report generation assists with compliance and adds operational value. Flow Data empowers our clients with:

Operational Reports

  • Mass Balances
  • Leak Detection
  • Line Pack/Unpack
  • Pigging Calculator
  • Nominations Scheduling – Forecasting, target rate per production time left
  • Producer/Residue Daily Deviance
  • Daily/Monthly Statements

Maintenance Reports

  • Compressor Run/Downtime
  • Compliance Reports – Alarms KPI