IT Advanced Analytics and Marine wins Drexel LeBow Analytics 50 award
MPC’s IT Advanced Analytics team and MPLX’s Marine organization have been honored as recipients of the 2017 Drexel LeBow Analytics 50 award for their work on the brown water fuel conservation project, through which Marine achieved a 20 percent reduction in fuel usage for its brown water fleet.
The Drexel LeBow Analytics 50 is a national recognition of analytics innovation honoring 50 organizations that used analytics to solve business challenges. Connecting academia and industry, the initiative’s goal is to share best practices while identifying innovative analytics solutions across industries.
Honorees were selected by a panel of researchers and practitioners who judged nominations based on the complexity of the business challenge, the analytics solution implemented, and the solution’s business impact on the organization. Winning organizations were recognized at an awards ceremony Nov. 2, 2017, at Drexel University’s LeBow College of Business in Philadelphia. The full Drexel article can be found at this link.