HESS Denmark chooses Matrix’s MAT-Sys Management System software for their new Business Management System (BMS)

Wednesday, Jun 23, 2010

After the successful development of a Pilot version, Matrix the specialist software solutions provider, has confirmed that it has been awarded a contract to develop the full HESS Business Management System Denmark projects and operations in Denmark.

Matrix will provide a customised version of its MAT-Sys Management System software plus support and consultancy services for HESS head office Copenhagen and their South Arne offshore facility in the Danish Sector of the North Sea. The software is expected to be delivered in 2Q10 and work is scheduled for completion in 4Q10.

Wilf Luck, Managing Director of Matrix said, “This is a fantastic opportunity especially as this award is part of an initiative to make the BMS a HESS Europe-Eurasia Region wide system with HESS Norway the next in line for implementation. HESS is also considering its global application”.

The HESS Corporation (known as Amerada Hess Corporation prior to May 8th 2006) is a leading global independent energy company based in New York, USA. The company is engaged in the exploration and production of crude oil and natural gas, as well as in refining and in marketing refined petroleum products, natural gas and electricity. The company has E&P operations in the US, UK, Norway, Denmark, Russia, Equatorial Guinea, Algeria, Libya, Gabon. Egypt, Ghana, the Joint Development area of Malaysia and Thailand, Indonesia, Thailand, Azerbaijan, Australia, Brazil and St Lucia.

HESS became the operator of the 7/89 licence, containing the South Arne field, in late 1994. South Arne is located in the Danish sector of the North Sea, in Block DK 5604/29. The RIGS-1 well was spudded in December 1994 and the results of this work programme led the licence partners to declare the South Arne field commercial in April 1996.