GCI and Muddy Boots Enter Joint Venture to Support Reliable Measurement for Oil & Gas Operators


Terri Hoffman
Marketing Refresh

Houston, TX — November 16, 2020: Gas Certification Institute (“GCI”) has entered into a joint venture with Muddy Boots Online (“Muddy Boots”), an industry leader in cloud-based oil and gas software that focuses on measurement and operations processes by providing an integrated suite of products.

GCI has served the oil & gas community for more than 20 years through measurement training and measurement Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs). Through the partnership, GCI becomes the exclusive channel for Muddy Boots to the U.S. oil and gas market. The Muddy Boots toolset enhances the current GCI offerings by enabling oil and gas operators to leverage their investment in SOPs and training through the addition of software to handle measurement and field operations in support of their company’s policies and procedures.

“I am confident this relationship with Muddy Boots will create tremendous value to oil and gas companies that are seeking to reduce OPEX through the use of state-of-the-art technology solutions that manage operations, ensure regulatory compliance, and optimize measurement workflow,” says Russel Treat, president of GCI. “The compelling combination of measurement SOPs, measurement training, and measurement software provides operators with a trinity of coverage to validate necessary measurement activity in the field. We look forward to providing GCI customers with support for improved measurement data.”

“Our customizable software platform creates visibility for companies to understand exactly what is happening inside their operations,” says Glenn Kelley, president of Muddy Boots. “The joint venture with GCI will allow us to expand our reach in the U.S. market by helping companies create additional efficiencies through centralized recordkeeping functionality and regulatory alignment, while ensuring that customers maximize the potential of their software investment.”

– To discuss measurement SOPs or measurement training offered by GCI, or to schedule an educational demo of Muddy Boots software tools, contact GCI VP and General Manager Ruth Lacey at 281-598-7200 or by email at contact@gascertification.com.

ABOUT GAS CERTIFICATION INSTITUTE: Since 2000, Gas Certification Institute has provided oil and gas professionals with instructor-led training on the fundamentals of measurement in Houston, Texas. GCI also supports energy companies, midstream companies, exploration & production (E&P) companies, and pipeline operators through the delivery of measurement Standard Operating Procedures that are sourced in industry standards. Measurement SOPs increase consistency, which leads to accuracy in the measurement of natural gas, hazardous liquids, and other product to uphold contracts and to achieve compliance with regulations such as Onshore Orders from the Bureau of Land Management (BLM).

ABOUT MUDDY BOOTS: Founded in 2012, Muddy Boots is a Canadian-based software company that offers cloud-based solutions to facilitate a one-stop shop for the recording and storage of operational data, management of operations reporting, and compliance-driven initiatives. Muddy Boots supports oil & gas companies by providing an all-in-one, integrated operations software platform to support measurement schematics, field operations activity, meter calibrations, and electronic shift logging. The muddyboots.online web-based applications allow for seamless integration with modern web-connected devices. Muddy Boots manages the software and infrastructure to allow companies to focus on core business.