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Technology

Exxon Mobil R&D VP Talks ‘Technology Gap’ in Energy

Collaboration and innovation are crucial to advancing technologies needed to meet the growing push for sustainability and cleaner forms of energy, Exxon Mobil executive says.

February 25, 2021

Shale Plays

E&P Case Study: Addressing Wellbore Quality in the Bakken Shale

Wellbore tortuosity logging provides in-depth information on rod lift challenges in the Bakken Shale as the importance of understanding wellbore quality grows for E&P companies moving forward.

February 25, 2021

Field Development

Petrobras to Hire FPSO Platform from SBM Offshore for Búzios Field

Brazilian oil company Petrobras said it signed a letter of intent on Feb. 24 with Holland’s SBM Offshore to hire a FPSO for the Búzios field in the Santos Basin pre-salt.

February 25, 2021

Field Development

Lamprell Lands Aramco Contract for Giant Offshore Oil Field

Lamprell has been awarded an engineering, procurement, construction and installation (EPCI) contract on Feb. 24 by Saudi Aramco as part of their long-term agreement program (LTA) with Lamprell.

February 25, 2021

Private Equity

Oilfield Services Investing: Private Equity’s Tech Pivot

Private equity’s interest in oilfield services is expanding the definition of what is investable in the OFS space.

February 25, 2021

Technology

E&P Plus Exec Q&A: Behind the Scenes at Halliburton Lab’s New Innovation Program

The oilfield service company’s clean energy incubator program gives startups a head start, says Halliburton Labs Executive Director Scott Gale.

February 24, 2021

People

Oil States Executive Officer Chris Cragg Steps Down

Oil States International Inc. has revealed on Feb. 23 that Chris Cragg, executive vice president of operations will depart the company effective March 1, 2021 to pursue other opportunities.

February 24, 2021

Logistics

Peloton Enters into Agreement to Acquire Cevian Technologies

Peloton has entered into an agreement on Feb. 23 to acquire Cevian Technologies, a cloud-based software company that specializes in real-time data acquisition, visualization, and reporting tools for the completions industry.

February 24, 2021

Technology

Spotlight: Most Noteworthy Oil Industry Tech of Today

The oil industry has had a turbulent time of late but new technologies are continually helping to shape its future in exciting and innovative ways, says TriStone Holdings Director Henry Berry while examining some of the most noteworthy industry tech out there.

February 23, 2021

Emissions

Occidental Awards Contract for Permian Basin Carbon Capture Project to Worley

Worley said it had been awarded a FEED contract by 1PointFive, a JV between Occidental venture capital arm and private equity firm Rusheen Capital Management, for the Permian Basin facility’s first direct air capture unit.

February 23, 2021