Unconventional , Field Development , Drilling

Measuring The Impact Of Well Spacing With Novel Geospatial Technique

A key factor in the economic development of unconventional resources is determining optimal well spacing. As development of unconventional play progresses, wells naturally become spaced closer together.

August 20, 2019


Weatherford’s Well Construction President Talks New Sidetrack System

The AlphaST single-trip, open-hole cementing and sidetrack system is a true one-trip system.

August 19, 2019
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IndustryVoice: Improving Frac Economics with Integrated Proppant Logistics

Cutting proppant cost and complexity depends on innovation across the entire supply chain, from facilities to equipment and software.

August 19, 2019


Seadrill Venture In $656 Million Qatar Rig Contract

Seadrill and Gulf Drilling International (GDI) have formed a jointly owned rig firm to conduct exploration on behalf of Qatar Petroleum from 2020 to 2024, Seadrill said late on Aug. 15.

August 16, 2019


Examining Microgrids As Oilfield Power Alternatives To Boost Flexibility, Reliability

Oil and gas operators have shown a growing interest. Are they worth the investment?

August 15, 2019

Field Development , Drilling

Halliburton Wins Senegal Deepwater Drilling, Completion, Test Services Contracts

Woodside Energy (Senegal) BV awarded Halliburton Co. nine conditional1 contracts on Aug. 12 for drilling and completion services for SNE Field Development Phase 1 offshore Senegal.

August 12, 2019

Field Development , Drilling , Subsea

Wintershall Dea Starts Production Drilling At Dvalin Gas Field

Wintershall Dea has begun drilling four production wells on the Dvalin gas field in the Norwegian Sea, getting ready for the start of production in 2020, the company said on Aug. 12.

August 12, 2019

Unconventional , Technology , Drilling , Completions , Pressure Pumping , Well Stimulation , Trends

The Consolidation Conundrum

Will consolidation help stimulation firms overcome chronic oversupply?

August 8, 2019


Borr Drilling Wins Premium Jackup Contract With Pemex

Borr Drilling Ltd. said Aug. 6 it has been awarded two contracts in Mexico with Petróleos Mexicanos (Pemex), in what is referred to as “Cluster 2”, under an integrated services model.

August 7, 2019


Weatherford Launches Single-Trip Openhole Cementing, Sidetrack System

Weatherford International Plc has launched to market its AlphaST single-trip openhole cementing sidetrack system on Aug. 1, a market-first capability to initiate sidetrack operations without the need of a cement plug.

August 2, 2019