Artificial Lift

Artificial Lift

Weatherford Smart Rod-Lift Solution Redefines Production Strategy for 200-well Field

Weatherford International Plc revealed its smart rod-lift solution, comprised of production optimization software, automation, and skilled engineers, boosted uptime 42% and increased production 37% for 40 reciprocating rod-lift wells in Sumatra, Indonesia on Nov. 5.

November 6, 2020

Business , Artificial Lift , Acquisitions & Divestitures

Newly Independent Lufkin Industries Acquires Schlumberger’s Rod-lift Business

The divestiture of the rod-lift unit to Lufkin Industries follows several other asset sales made so far this year by Schlumberger as the oilfield services giant works to restructure itself into a leaner customer-aligned structure.

November 2, 2020

Exploration & Production , Artificial Lift

E&P Case Study: Inline Static Mixer Improves Chemical Results

The Tellerus inline static mixer cuts chemical costs by 40% to 80% and extends the life of protected equipment by, in some cases, more than a decade. 

September 22, 2020

Exploration & Production , Drilling , Digital Oilfield , Completions , Artificial Lift , Enhanced Oil Recovery , Pressure Pumping , Well Stimulation , Water Management , Subsea

2020 Special Meritorious Awards for Engineering Innovation

An expert panel of judges has selected the top 25 industry projects that open new and better avenues to the complicated process of finding and producing hydrocarbons around the world.

September 9, 2020

Exploration & Production , Artificial Lift

E&P Production: New Jet Pump Design Delivers Increased Reliability and Lower Cost of Ownership

Powered by surface pumps, a new pump design harnesses the momentum of one fluid to move another fluid.

August 28, 2020

Exploration & Production , Artificial Lift

E&P Production: Assessing Wellbore Tortuosity for Improved Production

High-density datalogs helped an operator determine the root cause of tubing buckling and improved production equipment placement.

August 20, 2020

Exploration & Production , Artificial Lift

E&P Spotlight: Enabling the Vision of Dynamic Gas-lift Optimization

With increased and improved data collection, gas-lift optimization can be automated across the full field and lead to operational discoveries that make an economical lift type even more cost effective.

August 13, 2020

Artificial Lift

Weatherford Inks $15 Million Artificial Lift Deal in Argentina

Weatherford International Plc has been awarded an exclusive two-year, $15 million contract with a major independent operator in Argentina on July 22.

July 24, 2020

Artificial Lift

2020 Artificial Lift Technology Showcase

In this annual technology showcase, Hart Energy highlights the latest technologies from 15 companies and how these service companies aim to address operator challenges while meeting production requirements efficiently.

July 15, 2020

Artificial Lift , Subsea

DeepStar Awards Magnetic ESP Project to Upwing Energy, Mitsubishi

Upwing Energy, an artificial lift technology company, and Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI), one of the world’s leading industrial firms, have been awarded the next phase of the magnetic drive system (MDS) project by DeepStar, a global offshore research and development consortium, on June 24.

June 26, 2020