vMonitor is a leader in creating the Digital Oilfield with thousands of wellheads currently under constant supervision at remote control centers similar to the one above. (Photo: Business Wire)
vMonitor is a pioneer in Digital Oilfield implementation and remote operations worldwide. It delivers innovative monitoring and control solutions for wellhead and upstream applications that combine cutting-edge wireless instrumentation and communication with visualization software to help customers make more informed decisions and improve production.
vMonitor has the world’s largest installed base of wireless wellhead monitoring systems for natural and artificially lifted wells with more than 6,000 well sites for major oil and gas companies around the world.
“Strategically, vMonitor’s world class digital oilfield technology and
services, combined with our comprehensive portfolio of solutions,
strengthen our ability to deliver end-to-end projects for the oil and
gas sector,” said
“Equally important, vMonitor’s capabilities will accelerate our development of similar process solutions and remote monitoring services for water / wastewater, mining and other industries globally,” said Gebert.
“Our customers will benefit from Rockwell Automation’s global solutions
capabilities and complementary product lines to ensure we can
collectively provide a seamless integrated solution,” said
The company’s technologies include an all-wireless portfolio of wellhead sensors and transmitters, remote terminal units, gateways and modems, as well as turn-key monitoring and control systems and services. These offerings cover a broad range of applications from oil and gas wells, pipelines, pumping and lift stations, to refineries and tank farms.
The acquisition is expected to close within two months. vMonitor will then become part of Rockwell Automation’s Control Products & Solutions operating segment.
John A. Bernaden, 414-382-2555
Rondi Rohr-Dralle, 414-382-8510