Optimal Supply Chain Management in Oil, Gas, and Power Generation

PennWell Corporation
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David Jacoby's highly regarded book addresses the specific supply chain management characteristics and needs of oil, gas, and power companies, and contains a wealth of industry-specific examples.
Jacoby provides a toolbox for large-scale capital expenditure decision making and for transforming capital and operation expenditures to exert a visible financial impact in oil, gas, and power companies. The supply chain risk management decision analysis tools offered by Jacoby will help operators increase economic value added while enhancing safety and stewardship of the environment.
This book is an invaluable reference resource for chief operating officers; chief financial officers; engineers; vice presidents of supply chain, operations, or production; and directors and managers of procurement, purchasing, operations, or materials management.
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About the author

David Jacoby has been consulting for global multinational companies on operations strategy and performance improvement for more than 25 years. He is currently the president of Boston Strategies International, a firm that assists oil & gas, power generation, and renewable energy providers in achieving competitive advantages through supply chain management. Jacoby has numerous publications, including a general guide to supply chain management for all types of companies. A frequent speaker at conferences worldwide on the economics of oil, gas, and related supply chains, he has taught operations management at Boston University's Graduate School of Management, served as a contributing editor at the Economist Intelligence Unit, and worked as an economist at the World Bank. Jacoby received an MBA from The Wharton School, an MA from The Lauder Institute, and a BS (Economics) from the University of Pennsylvania.

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PennWell Corporation
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Published on
Dec 31, 2012
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Business & Economics / Industrial Management
Business & Economics / Production & Operations Management
Technology & Engineering / Mining
Technology & Engineering / Power Resources / General
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