Completions , Well Stimulation , Water Management

Frac Fluids: Improving Sustainability of Fracturing Operations by Reducing Strain on Freshwater Resources 

Surfactants enhance the performance of freshwater friction reducers in recycled water for oilfield applications.

September 7, 2021

Exploration & Production , Completions

Expro Completes First Subsea Abandonment Intervention Riser Project in Mauritania

The well intervention scope utilized Expro’s integrated Open Water Intervention Riser System for intervention and barrier placement on 15 wells.

August 31, 2021

Exploration & Production , Completions , Artificial Lift

ChampionX Technologies Support Industry’s Net-zero Goals

ChampionX has also reduced its carbon emissions by 372.5 metric tons over the past year.

August 26, 2021

Drilling , Completions

Halliburton SmartFleet Technology Enables Real-Time Fracture Control in the Permian

SmartFleet system helps operators achieve real-time control of fracture placement and improve overall completion execution.

August 19, 2021

Exploration & Production , Drilling , Completions , Logistics

Schlumberger Introduces Autonomous Directional Drilling

Downhole automation drives new levels of well construction performance while reducing emissions.

August 18, 2021

Energy Transition , Completions

OTC 2021: Six Trends Driving Decarbonization in Oil and Gas

These trends are expected to play out over the coming decades as the world moves closer to net-zero status.

August 12, 2021

Exploration & Production , Completions

Flowback Takes a Step Forward

EnerCorp Engineered Solutions has launched a new flowback technology that autonomously mitigates sand-related flowback issues.

August 11, 2021

Drilling , Completions

Are ESG-driven Green Technologies the Future of Fracking?

As ESG gains momentum, the pressure for sustainable production is pushing upstream companies to adopt new technologies for cleaner fracturing operations.

August 10, 2021

Digital Oilfield , Completions

Tech Trends (Week of Aug. 9, 2021)

This weekly section highlights the latest upstream technologies designed to improve efficiencies.

August 9, 2021

Health, Safety & Environment , Completions

Completions Advances: Protecting Personnel and Equipment in the Continually Evolving Oil Field

As companies strive to reduce completion times and well costs, new techniques such as simul-frac may be explored. Protecting people and equipment is paramount, and smart emergency nitrogen systems can safeguard both.

August 9, 2021