PI's paperless process has produced year-on-year savings and environmental benefits
PI's paperless process has produced year-on-year savings and environmental benefits

Paperless process saves time, money and energy

Rebecca Ellinor Tyler is former editor of Supply Management
posted by Rebecca Ellinor Tyler
20 January 2017

Just three years ago, whenever anyone at Abud Dhabi’s Petroleum Institute University and Research Center (PI) requested a purchase order, put out a tender, managed an evaluation process or sealed a deal with a contract, it relied entirely on a manual process.

The result was a paper mountain made up of around a million sheets a year and an extremely inefficient method that was a drain on two highly valuable resources: time and money.

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