Oil and gas companies, including upstream, downstream and oil services companies
June 06, 2017

Refiners Set to Increase Spending on Digital Technologies to Drive Down Operational Costs, Though Digital Not a Top Investment Priority, According to Research from Accenture

NEW YORK; June 6, 2017 – Nearly two-thirds of refiners plan to increase their investments in digital technologies over the next three to five years, although digital is not one of the top plant investment areas for refiners today, according to new research from Accenture (NYSE: ACN). 
May 31, 2017

Energy Providers Falling Short of Expectations for Digital Customer Experiences, Accenture Research Finds

NEW YORK and LONDON; May 31, 2017 – Squeezed by falling profits, technology disruption and outside competitors targeting their customers, energy providers face the additional challenge of falling short of consumers’ expectations for digital channels and personalized experiences, according to the latest edition of the annual New Energy Consumer research by Accenture (NYSE: ACN).
May 15, 2017

Accenture Again Named Technology Advisory House of the Year by Energy Risk Magazine

HOUSTON; May 15, 2017 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has again been named the Technology Advisory House of the Year by Energy Risk magazine. The award, which celebrates excellence across global commodity markets, was announced in Houston recently at the Energy Risk annual awards. 
April 26, 2017

Schneider Electric and Accenture Build a Digital Services Factory to Speed Development of Industrial IoT Solutions and Services

HANOVER and PARIS; Apr. 26, 2017 – Schneider Electric and Accenture have completed the development of the Schneider Electric Digital Services Factory, a ‘virtual’ factory that enables Schneider Electric – the leading global specialist in energy management and automation — to rapidly build and scale new offerings in areas such as predictive maintenance, asset monitoring and energy optimization. 
April 06, 2017

Accenture Report: Oil and Gas Companies’ Cybersecurity Strategies Are Evolving, But Monitoring and Responding Quickly to Cyberattacks Remains a Challenge

HOUSTON; Apr. 6, 2017 – Lacking enterprise-wide cyber analytics technology to monitor for cyberattacks, most oil and gas companies are not fully aware of when or even how cyberattacks might affect them, according to new research from Accenture (NYSE: ACN). 
January 05, 2017

New Solutions from Accenture and SAP to Help Oil and Gas Companies Achieve Benefits Across the Hydrocarbon Value Chain

WALLDORF, Germany and NEW YORK; Jan. 5, 2017 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) and SAP SE (NYSE: SAP) are expanding their collaboration in the oil and gas industry to develop two innovative digital solutions with cloud capabilities. Both will be designed to improve bottom-line benefits including increased downstream operating margins with reduced risk and increased upstream production with lower costs. 
November 01, 2016

BP Extends Agreement with Accenture as its Global Provider of Business Process Services for Finance and Accounting Through 2021

LONDON and HOUSTON; Nov. 1, 2016 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) today announced that BP has extended an agreement by two years for Accenture to serve as its global provider of finance and accounting (F&A) business process services through 2021.
October 27, 2016

Schlumberger Expands Accenture Finance and Accounting Business Process Outsourcing Agreement to 2021

PARIS and HOUSTON; Oct. 27, 2016 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) today announced an expanded five-year agreement to provide Schlumberger, a leading global oilfield services provider, with transformational finance and accounting (F&A) business process outsourcing (BPO) services through 2021.
October 17, 2016

Accenture to Enable Hess Corporation’s Transition to the Cloud

NEW YORK; Oct. 13, 2016 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has been chosen by Hess Corporation (NYSE: HES) to help realize its As-a-Service vision that is part of the Hess IT transformation strategy. The new cloud-enabled operating model can ramp up or down IT infrastructure and digital technologies during volatile industry cycles. The model is underpinned by Accenture’s cloud services and ecosystem of partners that includes leading public cloud providers. 
August 30, 2016

Accenture Positioned as a Leader in Latest IDC MarketScape Report on Serving Oil and Gas Companies

HOUSTON; Aug. 30, 2016 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has been positioned as a leader in the IDC MarketScape: Worldwide Oil and Gas Professional Services 2016 Vendor Assessment by IDC Energy Insights.1 Accenture is the only company to receive this distinction for the last three IDC MarketScape oil and gas reports.