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.
The AlphaST single-trip, open-hole cementing and sidetrack system is a true one-trip system.
Cutting proppant cost and complexity depends on innovation across the entire supply chain, from facilities to equipment and software.
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.
Oil and gas operators have shown a growing interest. Are they worth the investment?
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.
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.
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.
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.