Artificial Lift

Digital Oilfield , Completions , Artificial Lift

Upwing Energy Achieves Carbon Neutral Certification

Innovative artificial lift technology will help oil and gas companies meet environmental and production goals.

February 26, 2021

People , Drilling , Completions , Artificial Lift

ChampionX Appoints Mohammed Al-Khalifa as First General Manager for Saudi Arabia

ChampionX has appointed Mohammed Al-Khalifa to the newly created role of general manager of Saudi Arabia to spearhead the region for further growth in 2021, the company said on Feb. 2.

February 2, 2021

Artificial Lift

Tenaris Introduces LaserShield Protective Coating for Sucker Rods Couplings

Tenaris has introduced its LaserShield protective coating for sucker rods couplings on Jan. 28.

January 29, 2021

Investment , Drilling , Artificial Lift , Subsea

Equinor to Invest $345 Million to Improve Recovery Rate at North Sea Field

Equinor and its license partners have decided to invest NOK 3 billion (US$345 million) in the North Sea Statfjord Øst field to improve recovery by 23 million barrels of oil equivalent, the company said on Dec. 22.

December 22, 2020

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