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Case Study PDO, Oman Petroleum Development Oman (PDO) Improves Alarm Management and Establishes OT/ICS Cybersecurity Best Practices with Hexagon Identifying Goals 1 PDO first started working with PAS Global, which was acquired by Hexagon in 2020. Petroleum Development Oman (PDO) is the leading oil and gas exploration and production company in the Sultanate of Oman. Its operations include 205 producing oil fields, 64 gas fields, 29 production stations, more than 8,400 active wells, more than 33,000 kilometers of pipelines and flowlines and 231 operating units in its well engineering fleet, including 49 rigs and 39 hoists. PDO's Five Keys to Improve Business Operations: • Improve the capacity and capability of the Omani people and businesses to secure commercial and sustainable benefits for their country • Reduce operational costs • Increase operational efficiency • Avoid unnecessary asset integrity process safety incidents • Enhance cybersecurity to protect operational assets How PDO Used Hexagon Solutions The ISA/IEC standard in alarm management was first released in 2009. Around the same time, official reports on several industrial incidents noted the lack of alarm management as a contributing factor for the incidents. The industry was gaining a greater appreciation of the necessity of alarm management solutions. With this emerging awareness and its own alarm situation in mind, PDO began its alarm management journey with PAS AlarmManagement 1 in 2010. Key Facts Company: Petroleum Development Oman (PDO) Website: www.pdo.co.om Industry: Industry(ies) Description: Petroleum Development Oman (PDO) is the leading exploration and production company in the Sultanate of Oman. It delivers the majority of the country's crude oil production and natural gas supply, but above all, it focuses on delivering excellence, growth and sustainable value creation within and well beyond the industry. The Company is owned by the Government of Oman (60% interest), the Shell Group (34% interest), Total (4% interest) and PTTEP (2% interest). Gas fields and processing plants are operated by PDO exclusively on behalf of the Government. Employees: 7,000 Industry: Oil & Gas Country: Oman Products Used: • PAS Automation Integrity™ • PAS Cyber Integrity™ • PAS AlarmManagement™

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