Holland 1916's RFID tags streamline pipe sling management to improve safety compliance, as well as enhanced asset visibility, customer service, and operations.
Online PR News – 07-June-2012 – Kansas City, MO – Holland 1916, a manufacturer of rugged identification products, delivers the extra rugged RFID Data Drops for tracking pipe slings for Paws Energy Services. Paws Energy services is a leader in pipe sling management for offshore drilling and production operations.
"Safety is our first priority and our sling inspections exceed OSHA requirements," says Kyle Somervilla, Paws Energy Services. "We are the first to offer a customized tracking system for rental pipe slings used for oil and gas tubulars. Holland 1916 provides rugged RFID tags to manage the equipment we supply."
Holland 1916 RFID tag solutions automate inspection and safety compliance management. Now Paws Energy Services personnel simply scan each tag in the basket for check-in, check-out, visual inspection and lubrication processes. RFID enables processes to be streamlined for time efficiency and labor. It also improves asset visibility, customer service, and record keeping for safety regulations.
"There is a need for small, durable RFID tags that withstand the harsh conditions of the oil and gas environment," says Holland 1916 RFID Sales Director, Zack Barron. "Holland 1916’s RFID Data Drop is an intrinsically safe technology and no other identification method can enable such seamless automated tracking for inspection and compliance verification."
The oil and gas industry now faces its strongest set of challenges in terms of risk and compliance regulations. Holland 1916 is working within many different regulations, from inspection of equipment, to asset tracking for rental and logistics operations, to maintenance and certification of the equipment. For more information, download their whitepaper on RFID for Risk Management and Safety Inspections in Oil and Gas which describes how RFID technology allows for streamlining the audit process with the ability to track inspection, repair and general maintenance.
About Holland 1916- Founded 95 years ago, Holland 1916 is a progressive product identification manufacturer for the industrial market. Holland 1916's RFID division specializes in the custom design and production of highly durable RFID transponder carrier solutions for extreme environments. Holland prides itself in providing creative and rugged RFID tagging solutions for the industrial OEM and service markets.
Learn more about Holland 1916 by visiting us at www.holland1916.com/RFID