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Imaging Technology Opens Window To Subsurface

U.S. shale players have turned to technology to improve their ability to accurately see beneath the surface.

October 18, 2019


Schlumberger Profit Beats As International Gains Offset Weak North America

Schlumberger NV beat Wall Street estimates for profit on Oct. 18, in the first quarter under Olivier Le Peuch, as higher international drilling activity boosted demand for its equipment and services and helped counter weakness in North America.

October 18, 2019


MIT, Eni Renew Collaboration On Low-Carbon Energy Technologies

The Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and Eni have renewed their low-carbon energy research collaboration on Oct. 18 by extending Eni’s tenure as a founding member of the MIT Energy Initiative (MITEI) through 2023.

October 18, 2019


Walk This Way: Saving Weight On Offshore Platforms

Lean duplex stainless steel can serve as an alternative to hot-dipped galvanized steel for walkway gratings.

October 17, 2019


Longer Laterals Give Rise To New MWD Technology For US Shale

As lateral lengths increase, new technology aims to bring wells to production faster while successfully transmitting data with sensors and strong signals.

October 17, 2019

Public Capital

Baker Hughes Reveals Face-lift Following GE Divestment

After a brief stint as Baker Hughes, a GE company, the oilfield services company with a history dating over a century will now be known as Baker Hughes Co.

October 17, 2019

Shale Plays

Bison, Chaparral Enter Into 15-Year Water Infrastructure Agreement

Under the agreement, Bison will exclusively manage all of Chaparral's produced water infrastructure and water hauling logistics within a roughly 1.9 million-acre dedicated area in Oklahoma.

October 17, 2019


Wood Appoints Stephanie Cox To Lead Americas Business

Stephanie is a seasoned energy industry leader with a proven track record in leading high performing teams and diverse global businesses during her 28-year tenure with Schlumberger.

October 17, 2019


SBM Offshore Completes $1.14 Billion Financing Of Liza Unity

SBM Offshore has completed the project financing of FPSO Liza Unity for a total of $1.14 billion, the company said Oct. 16.

October 17, 2019

Pressure Pumping

Adjustments To Legacy Practices Secures Business In Eagle Ford

Eagle Ford operators and service providers are adjusting well spacing and asset approaches to better guard against frac hits.

October 17, 2019