SOURCE: GeoFields

GeoFields

October 16, 2009 13:07 ET

GeoFields University Provides Product Training to Pipeline Operators in Atlanta

ATLANTA, GA--(Marketwire - October 16, 2009) - GeoFields, Inc., a global leader in asset data management and integrity management solutions for the pipeline industry, today announced the completion of GeoFields University, a three-day training event for oil and gas pipeline operators. Held October 14-16 at GeoFields headquarters in Atlanta, Georgia, the gathering attracted GeoFields software users from all over the United States.

"GeoFields University provides a unique opportunity for new and existing users to network with industry peers, learn together and share insights, and help organizations get the most out of their software," said Keith Chambless, president at GeoFields. "We are pleased to extend the success of our user conferences with a training event focused at giving customers well-rounded training experiences in a pipeline focused context."

The training featured the latest GeoFields applications and highlighted industry best practices in the use of asset management and integrity management. Attendees networked with colleagues from other companies during the sessions and off-site events. In addition to two tracks of educational, hands-on product workshops, users received one-on-one assistance with product specialists in help desk sessions. The hands-on workshops, led by product managers, gave participants a chance to use software in a classroom style environment. The hands-on workshops included:

--  DataFrame™ ASG
--  DataFrame™ Data Maintenance
--  DataFrame™ Loader
--  Facility Explorer™
--  RiskFrame® HCA
--  RiskFrame® Modeler
    

About GeoFields

GeoFields provides proven data management solutions designed to meet the unique data integration, analysis and regulatory requirements of the oil and gas pipeline industry. Services include asset data management, risk assessment and integrity management, pipeline database development, field operations and reporting support, data and application hosting, project data management and consulting. GeoFields supports industry standard pipeline data models such as PODS and APDM. The company is headquartered in Atlanta, with a regional office in Houston. For more information, go to www.GeoFields.com or call 404.253.1000.

GeoFields and RiskFrame, DataFrame and Facility Explorer are trademarks or registered trademarks of GeoFields are registered trademarks of GeoFields, Inc.

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