Thursday, January 24, 2013
Atlas Pipeline selects IFS Applications as its new enterprise solution
IFS, the global enterprise applications company, announces that Atlas Pipeline Mid-Continent Holdings, LLC (“Atlas Pipeline”), active in gathering and processing segments of the midstream natural gas industry, has chosen IFS Applications™ as its new enterprise solution.
Atlas Pipeline gathers and processes natural gas for ultimate transportation to end user commercial, industrial, and residential markets.
IFS Applications modules that were purchased by Atlas Pipeline include: IFS Document Management, IFS Quality Management, IFS Support Center, IFS Financials, IFS Projects, IFS Engineering / Asset Design, IFS Maintenance, IFS Sales & Service, IFS Human Resources, IFS Preventive Maintenance, IFS Process Automation Integration, IFS Work / Service Order, and IFS Business Intelligence.
“We selected IFS Applications because of its impressive mobile options through IFS Touch Apps, which will allow us to be more efficient and communicate better with the field,” Atlas Pipeline CIO Tony Dionisio said. “By implementing IFS Applications, we will also benefit from having a fully integrated enterprise resource planning (ERP) solution with robust enterprise asset management (EAM) functionality.”
“We look forward to Atlas Pipeline going live on IFS Applications because we are a great fit for their business,” IFS Director of Energy and Asset Management Patrick Zirnhelt said. “No other enterprise software vendor offers as powerful a solution for companies in the oil and gas industry to leverage the power of mobility to get the most out of their assets and people.”
The Oil & Gas industry is one of IFS’s core markets. Based on a single product line, IFS Applications delivers flexible, component-based business solutions that manage the entire lifecycle of contracts, projects, assets and services. IFS Applications includes functionality for contract and project management, risk management, budgeting and forecasting, engineering, material management, fabrication, document management, service and asset management, all integrated with financials and human resources.
Other customers include Agility Group, Babcock Engineering Services, Microseismic, Maersk Drilling, Maersk Supply Service, Heerema Fabrication Group, Seadrill, Yantai Raffles, Archer, Apply Sørco, Hertel, Bergen Group Rosenberg, Technip, BWO, Semco Maritime, Reinertsen, STX Europe, PGS, Wellstream, and Hamworthy.
IFS is a public company (XSTO: IFS) founded in 1983 that develops, supplies, and implements IFS Applications™, a component-based extended ERP suite built on SOA technology. IFS focuses on industries where any of four core processes are strategic: Service & asset management, manufacturing, supply chain and projects. The company has 2,000 customers and is present in approximately 60 countries with 2,800 employees in total. Net revenue in 2011 was SKr 2.6 billion.
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