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IHS Donates Nearly $1.4 Million in Software Packages to SFU Engineering Program

September 1, 2017 Tags: Academics , Research , School of Sciences

(Loretto, PA) – Geoscience/Engineering students at Saint Francis University will continue to have access to IHS software packages of Petra, Kingdom Pakaged SuitPlus, Harmony, Piper and WellTest, thanks to a nearly $1.4 million donation from IHS Inc. (NYSE: IHS), the leading source of critical information and insight. These software packages are widely used in the oil and gas industry, to characterize oil and gas reservoir, to manage oil and gas production, to design wells, and to test well performance. Our students will benefit from these software packages when they work on their class projects, summer research, etc. Our faculty members will use them in both teaching and research.


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IHS (NYSE: IHS) is the leading source of information, insight and analytics in critical areas that shape today’s business landscape. Businesses and governments in more than 165 countries around the globe rely on the comprehensive content, expert independent analysis and flexible delivery methods of IHS to make high-impact decisions and develop strategies with speed and confidence. IHS has been in business since 1959 and became a publicly traded company on the New York Stock Exchange in 2005. Headquartered in Englewood, Colorado, USA, IHS is committed to sustainable, profitable growth and employs more than 8,000 people in 31 countries around the world. 

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