Drilling , Digital Oilfield

E&P Tech Trends: New Baker Hughes Rotary Steerable Service; Halliburton, Honeywell Collab; More

Check out the latest products and services for the upstream oil and gas industry including the new Lucida advanced rotary steerable service by Baker Hughes for high-performance drilling.

October 29, 2020


Schlumberger Introduces StrataBlade Concave Diamond Element Bit

Drill bit with unique concave-shaped cutting elements reduces drilling costs, improves overall drilling performance.

October 29, 2020

Exploration & Production , Drilling

Baker Hughes VP of Drilling: Remote Drilling Is Here to Stay

Paul Madero, vice president of drilling services with Baker Hughes, explains why remote and autonomous drilling operations will enable better wells and better production.

October 21, 2020

Company Profiles , Exploration & Production , Drilling

PATH FORWARD: Parker Drilling’s New CEO Talks OFS Opportunities, Optimism

Sandy Esslemont, president and CEO of Parker Drilling, stopped by Hart Energy to discuss his new position with the international drilling service provider and outlook on the oil and gas industry as a whole.

October 20, 2020

People , Drilling

Borr Drilling Appoints Ex-Weatherford Exec Christoph Bausch as CFO

Borr Drilling Ltd. has appointed Christoph Bausch as its new CFO, replacing Francis Millet, effective from November 1, 2020. 

October 16, 2020

Drilling , Acquisitions & Divestitures

NTS Group Acquires Amega West Services

NTS Group has acquired Amega West Services, a market leader in the manufacture, repair and rental of legacy and specialized drilling equipment used in offshore and land-based oil and gas extraction applications, from Carpenter Technology Corp. on Oct. 12. 

October 15, 2020


KCA Deutag Secures $150 Million of Land Drilling Contracts in Oman

​Global drilling, engineering and technology provider, KCA Deutag, has been awarded contracts on Oct. 12 worth more than $150 million in Oman, from the country’s leading exploration and production companies. 

October 13, 2020

Drilling , Digital Oilfield

Drilling Specialties Introduces Tribex ERD to Help Operators Save Costs, Drill Longer Wells

Drilling Specialties Co., a division of Chevron Phillips Chemical Company LP, on Oct. 13 introduced Tribex ERD, a specialized dry lubricant designed for the demanding environment oil and gas operating companies face in extended reach drilling.

October 13, 2020

Drilling , Digital Oilfield

Halliburton Landmark Introduces Digital Well Operations Solution

First technology to connect wellsite services and the drilling rig to increase efficiency and safety during well construction operations.

October 9, 2020

Exploration & Production , Drilling

Archer Wins North Sea Contract Extension with Apache

Based on current and expected future activity, including additional services through our engineering, rentals and oiltools divisions, the extension has an estimated value of up to $100 million.

September 24, 2020