Oil & Gas
No. Of Employees
One of the world’s seven oil and gas “supermajors”. It is a vertically integrated company operating in all areas of the oil and gas industry, including exploration and production, refining, distribution and marketing, petrochemicals, power generation and trading. It also has renewable energy interests in biofuels, wind power and solar technology.
As we progress through this digital revolution, the energy sector becomes more competitive. For most major oil and gas companies this has been driven by technology, social and digital innovation. To remain as a leader in the energy industry, our client has realised the need for creating accelerated programs to allow them to be innovators in this area.
As part of this ambition, they were aiming to enable collaborative, smarter and safer working through the digital products they created. In a programme called ‘Optimized Production’, Chaucer was asked to run a design thinking workshop to help them progress from problem to prototype in 5 days.
Due to our long-standing relationship with the client, the team tasked with this role already had a keen understanding of their:.
Using a design thinking approach, Chaucer executed a phased model of discovery, design and development which lead to an understanding of the relationship between the business needs, the user wants and the technological limitations. Chaucer led the workshop with strategists, engineers and designers in the room.
The business set up an agile team to help continue to develop the product. They supported the phased approach and agreed to the value agreed proposed by the team.
The product team was aligned with the vision of the product and its value levers. They also had a data-driven, validated solution framework on which to develop and build.
They had a low fidelity prototype that they were able to test back with their users, and therefore through continuous engagement were able to identify and mobilise their change network.
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