Oracle completed the acquisition of Aconex in March 2018. Aconex has become part of Oracle Construction and Engineering. This web site will be redirected to Oracle.com on February 28th, 2019.

Rangeland Keeps Complex Design on Track with Aconex

Project name: Rangeland Engineering Burstall Ethane Storage Facility | Industry: Oil & GasProject size: US$140 million | Location: Burstall, Saskatchewan, Canada

The Burstall Ethane Storage Facility is located in an underground salt cavern below the town of Burstall, Saskatchewan, near the Albert border. The facility will have the capacity to store approximately one million barrels of ethane sourced from the North Dakota Bakken deposit. It will be connected by pipeline to an ethane gathering system in Alberta.

Challenges

  • Complexity of physical design and process management.
  • Geographically dispersed design and construction teams, with global procurement.
  • Five-step request for information (RFI) process.
  • Initial project management on spreadsheet-based system.
 

Solutions

  • Project-wide collaboration platform with sophisticated document control and BIM data management.
  • Automated workflows with dashboard notifications for greater transparency and accountability.
  • Audit trail for compliance and conflict resolution.
  • API-based integration with internal and vendor systems for data exchange.
 

Results

  • 25% time savings in squad check processes.
  • Reduction of five-step RFI process to one create-and-send workflow.
  • Enrichment of plant design models with external data.
  • Fluid communications and always up-to-date project information.
Back to projects

Related projects

Hospitality & Community

US$200 million
Centennial renovation of the landmark Ritz-Carlton Montréal

Ritz-Carlton Montreal renovation project

Aconex is an innovative solution that centralizes our project data and streamlines our inspection processes.

Eric Lessard
Director of Information Technology

Hospitality & Community

US$265 million
Pomerleau Sorel-Tracy Detention Centre Project

Sorel-Tracy Detention Centre Project

We’re able to achieve efficiency and productivity improvements of 85% or more
Eric Lessard, Director of Information Technology