Google Alert - Nexen Petroleum has rolled out a WiMax network from Proxim Wireless for its oilfield operations in Yemen.
The Proxim network at Nexen's Canadian East Al-Hajr oilfield will transmit supervisory control and data acquisition (Scada) information, backhaul security and surveillance cameras, provide intranet access to field service personnel, and enable remote monitoring and maintenance, the firm said in a statement.
"We set out to accomplish some important business objectives in a remote and challenging environment," Phil Gorsuch, Scada communications project lead at Nexen Petroleum, said in a statement. "After an extensive review of several market competitors, we chose Proxim's WiMax product line because it helps us meet those objectives by offering us the best solution for Scada data backhaul, support for our field applications, and exceptional pre- and post-sales support."
A Saudi aggression fighter jet targeted a citizen's car driving in Fara area of Kutaf district in Saada province overnight, killing the driver and injuring his friend, a security official said on Monday.
Scores of Saudi enemy soldiers were killed and injured on Sunday when the army and popular forces repelled a Saudi military attempt to sneak into Shurfah site in the border province of Najran, a military official said.
The operation was accomplished successfully against the Saudi
Saudi aggression warplanes have launched more than 49 airstrikes over the past hours on several residential areas across Yemen, a security official said on Sunday.
The airstrikes targeted the areas of Malahiz and Husama in Dhahir district, and areas Thuban, Masahif and Sdad in Bakim district of northern Saada province.