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E M I SPRING 2013 QV21 TECHNOLOGIES LLC Flowing Along Qv21 Technologies’ software gives real-time visibility to the logistics of trucking companies and oil producers. • Newport, R.I. “As fracking and oil drilling has accelerated, oil companies realize that they need to streamline their logistics, too.” // BILL BIEWENGA, COO Qv21 Technologies provide software systems that allow for real-time tracking of fleet vehicles.. [ BY JAMIE MORGAN ] The oilfield business is all about movement. Trucking water, sand and proppants in and flowback water and oil out is a 24/7 business, and just like the PROFILE Qv21 Technologies LLC | Headquarters: Newport, R.I. | Specialty: Logistical software as a service 40 oil production itself, all of the companies involved want it to flow well. The process starts with efficient dispatching. Using traditional methods such as whiteboards and colored pens or a basic spreadsheet that simply converts the same information from a whiteboard to a computer, a veteran dispatcher can handle maybe 40 trucks a day, but with the right system perhaps that number can be doubled. That’s what Qv21 Technologies LLC provides with The LogisticsFrameworkTM – a cloud-based solution for logistics and fleet management operations. In 2008, Qv21 set out to transform the way oilfield trucking companies operate – replacing errors and time-consuming manual procedures with a cost-saving and streamlined process. “The traditional method is to track drivers on a whiteboard with colored

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Energy & Mining International - Spring 2013

Energy & Mining International - Spring 2013
Washington, D.C.
Independent Exploration
Drilling Down
Pipeline Infrastructure
Marine Oil Terminals
Eagle Ford Shale
Monterey Shale
Marcellus Shale
Bakken Shale
Monitoring Fracking
Compliance Abroad
Public/Private Sales
Qv21 Technologies
PVR Partners LP
Lake Truck Lines
Aurcana/Rio Grande Mining Co. – Shafter Mine
Ruder Ware
Legacy Steel Buildings
Mineral Park Mine/Mercator Minerals Ltd.
Hearn Trucking LLC
John Fithian Contracting Co.
Chemex LLC
Global Diving & Salvage Inc.
Gold Spur Trucking
TAM International Inc.
Industrial Minerals Focus
The Mouat Company
Hi-Crush Partners
Mill Creek Sand and Gravel/Peaskie Minerals
Del Sol Industrial Services Inc.
Market & Johnson
Fortress Proppants
Canada Focus
Strategic Oil & Gas
Copper Fox Metals
Standard Machine
Gold Reach Resources
Treasury Metals Inc.
Canadian Zinc
Havlik Gear
The Final Shot

Energy & Mining International - Spring 2013