- Integrated, “live” and updated data to improve decision making at all level of the organization,
- A systemic view of processes and procedures adapting best practices and global standards,
- Having “One Single Solution” spanning geographies, operational areas and many a times multiple industrial sectors.
What TCS Provides: TCS has in-depth experience in implementation, roll-out, upgrade and application support for ERP solutions – SAP, Oracle, Oracle People Soft, Oracle CRM and Microsoft family of products.
Our experience extends across functionalities including the following:
Refinery Operations, Finance Management, Joint Venture Accounting, Sales and Distribution Processes, Planning and Scheduling applications, Plant Maintenance, Project Systems, Health Safety and Environment Management, Materials and Inventory Management, Production Planning for Process Industries, Logistics Execution, Quality Management, Business Intelligence solutions, IS-OIL (SAP Industry Solution for Oil and Gas business), and Strategic Planning.
Enterprise Asset Management Solutions
- Real time information on assets to achieve control on asset costs, reliability and utilization,
- Integration of data with ERP systems, historians, process and machinery control systems for end to end visibility.
What TCS Provides: TCS has excelled in defining and deploying customized ALCM solutions, which focus on clients' energy specific needs and address their pain areas. Solutions cover all concepts of predictive, preventive, breakdown and reliability centered maintenance. Our solutions encompass Project systems, inventory management, capital budgeting, enterprise reporting, integration with plant automation systems, asset safety visibility, and reliability.
Plant Automation and Design Solutions
Current Challenges: Real-time data available from the production plant is rarely integrated with the enterprise solution.
What TCS Provides: TCS works with energy companies to help them with production process management by effective digitization of their production processes. We offer Plant Information Management System, SCADA and automation, Refinery supply chain management, Reliability Centered Maintenance, Integration with ERP.
Health Safety Environment Solutions
Current Challenges: Organizations have seen an Increased focus on business responsiveness for Health, Safety and Environment. Need has been felt for digitization and integration of safety procedures and work management processes through an integrated ERP system.
What TCS Provides: TCS has expertise in developing and customizing Safe Work Permit Systems for individual client-site/infrastructure requirements. TCS also provides consulting, transformation and support services for SAP - EHS and MetricStream - GRC Solutions.
Supply Chain Management Solutions
Current Challenges:Increasing price volatilities have seen a great impact on the profits for energy companies. Minimizing operating costs can be achieved through better management of the existing Supply Chain - a challenge many organizations are forced to work towards with great urgency. Optimizing costs and improving service levels, integrating the planning and optimization applications with ERP systems are some of the other major challenges which need to be tackled.
What TCS Provides: TCS offers customized solutions for global oil and gas companies providing Consulting, Transformation, Support services for Supply Chain Management Solutions. Other solutions include Distribution Planning and Execution, Transportation Planning and Execution.
Business Intelligence & Performance Management Solutions
A “single version of truth” from various operational, transactional, ERP, planning and optimization and corporate reporting systems.
Integrated planning tools, user friendly Dashboards and CPM Scorecards.
Defined appropriate KPIs to measure business performance and create reliable Balanced Score Card Applications.
Automatically measure and present KPIs with a visual appeal, in a near-real-time scenario
What TCS Provides: At TCS we begin with helping organizations define their KPIs for Balanced Scorecard Applications. Help them Implement and Support Business Intelligence and Planning Applications through a clear BI Strategy.
We also offer:
Consulting and Implementing Services for Data Integration and Data Quality Assurance Initiatives
Support Services for Regulatory Reporting Scenarios, Strategic Reporting Initiatives and Performance Benchmarking Applications.
Digital Oil Field Solutions
This is a new area of focus.
Ever-growing energy demands necessitate quick decisions on exploration and production (EandP),
Real-time data availability becomes critical for shifting analysis and decision-making responsibilities out of the EandP site to a centralized onshore location,
An ageing workforce and limited experience resources brings up the need for higher levels of automation and remote logistics for the oil fields.
What TCS provides: Digital Oil Fields Solutions enable total remote control with minimum on-site presence and centralize the information where greater computing and analyzing resources are available. TCS leverages its experience with upstream applications, technology applications, real time systems, and EAI standards to help oil and gas companies integrate their EandP data for remote decision-making processes. Some of our specific offerings include Remote Collaboration Center, Field wide optimization, GandG modeling, Environment Monitoring, Reliability Centered Maintenance, and Enterprise Asset Management.
High Performing Assets Solutions
- Optimum utilization of assets and improving asset visibility
- Increasing productivity and enhancing customer satisfaction
What TCS provides: TCS provides you with the "High Performing Assets" Solutions which helps in integrating the topfloor levels of your enterprise to the shop floor, increases asset visibility and helps you monitor and utilize the assets better and helps achieve a your core business objectives.
Integrated Pipeline Management Solutions
This is a new area of focus.
Current Challenges: Limited integration between SCADA and CPM (Computerized Pipeline Management System), SCADA and GMS (Gas Management System), GMS and ERP. Reports are sought from disparate systems separately and manually compiled for integrated reporting and decision making, and for generating financial documents including invoices and debit and credit notes.
What TCS provides: Integration of various pipeline management systems, and consulting, transformation and support services for these systems. Advantage of TCS’ in-depth experience of integrating Process/Machinery Automation with ERP and BI applications, Process Automation & Adaptive Manufacturing, and Control Systems.
Integrated Wind Farm Management Solutions
This is a new araea of focus.
Current Challenges: Need for integration of Wind Farms Machine Data in real-time. Better capacity utilization, higher reliability of assets at lower maintenance costs. Geographical location demands better automation to manage these windmills. Non availability of end to end solutions incorporating all functional, operational and commercial requirements.
What TCS provides: Networking and infrastructure services to integrate Location Servers to Central Servers, enabling real-time data transfer. “Perfect Plant” solutions to integrate SCADA, Machine Data with ERP and BI solutions. Develop and Deploy ERP solutions for Plant Maintenance including Preventive and Predictive, Historians, Inventory and Spare Part management system, RCMO, Purchasing, Work-Force management, Financial solutions, Billing Solutions, and Accounting solutions. Opportunity to leverage TCS’ experience in developing and deploying SCADA based operating solutions.
Energy Trading and Risk Management SOLUTIONS
This is a new area of focus.
Current Challenges: Need for fully integrated sets of software to manage front, middle and back office functions. Software requirements change with a variation in commodities traded, assets employed, location of assets, business strategy and business processes. Impact of new regulations such as the Sarbanes-Oxley Act on software requirements.
What TCS Provides: Advisory services for identifying the suitable energy trading product, Implementation of third party products, Custom Application development in Energy Trading, Application Implementation, Roll-out, Upgrade and Support, leveraging TCS’ experience in providing solutions for Commodity Trading (Financial Services).