Brunei Shell Petroleum looks to transform end-to-end people supply chain and cut logistics emissions with IBS partnership
Brunei Shell Petroleum has announced a partnership with Kerala-based technology major IBS Software to deploy the full suite of IBS’ next generation cloud-based personnel logistics and accommodation technology platform – iLogistics.
Brunei Shell Petroleum is an upstream business, and its core activities include exploring for and producing oil and gas from onshore and offshore fields for domestic use and export to international markets. Meanwhile, IBS Software is a leading SaaS solutions provider to the travel industry globally, managing mission-critical operations for customers in the aviation, tour & cruise and hospitality industries.
The new partnership is seen as enabling BSP to transform end-to-end people logistics operations of close to 35,000 monthly passenger movements by helicopters, boats and ground, and Personnel On Board (POB) accommodations at over 200 offshore installations in the South China Sea.
Brunei Shell Petroleum to integrate IBS iLogistics tech
This integration of iLogistics technology platform solutions will power Brunei Shell Petroleum to optimize logistics spend, reduce logistics emissions, improve operational safety, ensure offshore travel compliance, and provide end-to-end people supply chain visibility.
iLogistics cloud technology will further accelerate Brunei Shell Petroleum’s digital transformation journey focused on delivering business value, reducing IT spend and building a collaborative eco-system of suppliers and service providers. The software will also support Brunei Shell Petroleum with its worldwide strategic initiatives, upholding its Safety-First culture and maintaining its relentless focus on Goal Zero.
This new partnership builds upon the long-time relationship between Shell and IBS Software, working closely on logistics technology innovations including the successful deployment of iLogistics Check-In App in 2021, which enables real time personnel tracking using RFID technology.
Remasankar Sivasankaran Nair, Vice President of Energy and Resources Logistics, IBS Software, said that iLogistics is helping energy customers to accelerate upstream supply chain decarbonisation and overcome offshore logistics challenges while reducing logistics spend, improving personnel safety and minimizing logistics emissions.
Brunei Shell Petroleum is the largest oil and gas firm in Brunei Darussalam
IBS Software’s solutions for the aviation industry cover fleet and crew operations, aircraft maintenance, passenger services, loyalty programs, staff travel and air-cargo management. The company also runs a real time B2B and B2C distribution platform providing hotel room inventory, rates and availability to a global network of hospitality companies and channels. For the tour and cruise industry, IBS provides a comprehensive, customer-centric, digital platform that covers onshore, online and on-board solutions and IBS provides logistical solutions for the energy and resources industry.
Brunei Shell Petroleum is the largest oil and gas company in Brunei Darussalam, and it remains the backbone of Brunei’s economy and a major contributor to the nation’s oil and gas revenue and export earnings, supporting the growth and development of the country.