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Chemicals and Petroleum Software

Leverage Chemicals and Petroleum software solutions to enhance exploration and production, improve refining and manufacturing efficiency and optimize global operations

Why IBM for Chemicals and Petroleum

Smarter software is the muscle behind IBM solutions for chemicals and petroleum. It’s powered by expertise gained from tens of thousands of client engagements, and it’s transforming the way industries – and the planet – work. IBM’s industry-leading experienced professionals, together with comprehensive technology and cost-effective methodologies, help chemical and petroleum companies thrive in the fast-paced global economy.

These smarter solutions powered by IBM software have key advantages:

IBM Software builds solutions on a set of integrated capabilities to deliver greater business value and competitive advantage. Below are some of the key software capabilities used by leading chemicals and petroleum companies worldwide.

What we offer

Tackle strategic business challenges with smarter automotive solutions in:

Production operations

Get the intelligent processes and systems you need to create a proactive and action-oriented environment.

Intelligent asset management

Maximizing asset utilization while minimizing costs, human error and downtime

Supply chain optimization

Reduce downtime and improve operational effectiveness by increasing recovery of products—whether in production assets, refineries or chemical plants.

Health, safety, risk and environment

Mitigating Health, Safety and Environmental risks for employees, stakeholders, shareholders and communities; as well as compliance assistance.


Accelerate time to value

IBM Industry Frameworks are software platforms that combine the business capabilities of award-winning IBM software capabilities with industry specific assets and best practices. IBM Industry Frameworks help clients deploy business solutions faster while lowering project cost and risk.

IBM Natural Resources Framework represents a roadmap for business transformation and IBM’s comprehensive ability to help chemicals and petroleum companies run their businesses more effectively and gain competitive advantage


Learn more

To learn more about how IBM Chemicals and Petroleum solutions can help your business grow, contact your IBM representative or IBM Business Partner.

Chemicals and Petroleum for a smarter planet virtual briefing center

Chemicals  & Petroleum. Virtual Briefing Center.

Your gateway to IBM's innovation, thought leadership and solutions for the Chemicals and Petroleum industry.

Evidence of a Smarter Planet

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    Featured videos

    Learn how IBM solutions are helping oil, gas and chemical companies turn vision into reality.


IBM C&P Industry Insight video (FLV, 17.4MB)

Smarter Oil

Research, analysis and perspectives explore the most relevant oil industry issues:

Virtual Briefing Center

Your gateway to IBM's innovation, thought leadership and solutions for the chemicals and petroleum industry.

Featured customer case study

Petrobank Heavy Oil gains new insight into finance and IT processes

IBM Integrated Information Core

Provides real-time information to help increase production and reduce costs.

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IBM Software and Systems. InterConnect 2012. October 9 - 11.

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