Fall 2010 IAB
September 15 to 17

Greg W. LaFramboise, Chevron Energy Technology Center


Deployment of Large-Scale WSNs at the Chevron Richmond Refinery

Existing refining facilities have been constrained from implementing sensors for process improvements and equipment reliability due to high costs of installation. Wireless sensor capabilities have completely changed the game. This presentation will highlight how a wireless sensor infrastructure is aiding Chevron in realizing key benefits to improve our operations.