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PennEnergy - OTC 2017: BP attains "holy grail" of digital rock technology through new Exa agreement

HOUSTON – BP’s proprietary digital rocks technology program is getting a key upgrade from an agreement with Exa Corp., which will enhance BP’s ability to predict the flow of oil and water in digital images of reservoir rock.

The multi-year commercial agreement is for Exa’s DigitalROCK relative permeability software solution based on the company’s multi-phase fluid flow simulation technology.