Upcoming Events

PETEX 2018 Olympia, London, 27th – 29th November, 2018

Come visit our place (booth H2) to discover how Ava software can help you effectively explore your
uncertainty space.

PETEX Networking Cellar Bar, Crown & Sceptre, Kensington, London, 18:00 to late, 27th November, 2018

Let’s continue to get to know each other! Join us for a post-conference evening of networking a stone’s throw away from Olympia London,
where we’d like to learn more about you and your work and tell you a bit more about ourselves too. Drinks are on us!


Places are limited, please RSVP to laura.roberts@pds.group to reserve yours.

We are proud to be sponsoring this meeting and taking part in the scientific programme. Look out
for members of Team Ava if you want to learn more about our products.

Latest News

News Item: Introducing the Commercial Release of Ava Saturation. Saturation 5th Nov, 2018

The Ava Team had a very positive experience at this year’s AAPG Annual Conference. Read our conference highlights.

PDS Expands Ava Clastics SaaS Product to Incorporate Deep-Water Analogue Database Clastics

10th October, 2018

Ava® Clastics sedimentology and analogue database software now includes access to the 
Deep-Marine Architecture Knowledge Store (DMAKS), a new sophisticated sedimentary analogue database 
which brings a new level of quantitative data to the characterisation of deep-water clastic reservoirs.
The Ava Team had a very positive experience at this year’s AAPG Annual Conference. Read our conference highlights.
Press release: PDS Releases Ava Saturation Saturation 22nd May, 2018
Petrotechnical Data Systems (PDS) announced today during the 2018 AAPG Annual Conference and Exhibition held in
Salt Lake City, Utah, the commercial availability of their Ava® Saturation software, a SaaS application targeted at saturation modelling.
Curious about the story behind Ava Saturation? Team PDS Ava features in an article in Geo ExPro magazine which explores how
bright ideas can be brought to the market as commercially viable offerings.
PDS Expands Ava Clastics SaaS Product to Incorporate Shallow-Marine Analogue Database Clastics

10th October, 2017

Ava® Clastics sedimentology and analogue database software now includes access to the
Shallow-Marine Architecture Knowledge Store (SMAKS), a new sedimentary analogue database
created by world-leading researchers at the University of Leeds.
Petrotechnical Data Systems Expands Collaboration Agreement with the University of Leeds Clastics 4th April, 2017
Petrotechnical Data Systems (PDS) announced today the expansion of their collaboration agreement with the
University of Leeds to support joint technology development. PDS have acquired exclusive rights to commercialise
two sedimentary analogue databases, the Shallow-Marine Architecture Knowledge Store (SMAKS) and
the Deep-Marine Knowledge Store (DMAKS).
Petrotechnical Data Systems Introduces Ava Clastics Clastics 3rd April, 2017
Petrotechnical Data Systems (PDS) announced today during the AAPG Annual Conference and Exhibition held in
Houston, Texas, the commercial availability of Ava® Clastics analogue database and clastic sedimentology software.
Petrotechnical Data Systems Partners with the University of Leeds to Commercialise FAKTS Database Clastics 24th June, 2016
Petrotechnical Data Systems (PDS) today announced its partnership with the Fluvial Research Group at the University of Leeds,
to bring to market reservoir modelling technology that utilises the unique capabilities of the FAKTS database to ensure
realistic geological architectures are correctly represented.