Drilling

Exploration & Production , Drilling , Digital Oilfield

Tech Trends: Methane-Detection; AI, Machine Learning Combo; More

Check out the latest products and services for the upstream oil and gas industry including technology to cut carbon emissions by BP and a new tool combining AI and machine learning.

January 7, 2020

Exploration & Production , Drilling , Digital Oilfield , Seismic

Accelerating Data-Driven Completion Decisions Through Fluid Tracking And Cloud Computing

Cost-effective technologies available for completion engineers rapidly interpret data and make real-time decisions, much like their drilling counterparts.

January 6, 2020

Exploration & Production , Drilling , Digital Oilfield

Implementing A Flexible MPD Approach In Vaca Muerta

As activity in the Vaca Muerta Basin continues, operators should consider MPD for all wells.

January 6, 2020

Business , Exploration & Production , Drilling

E&P Drilling Technologies: The Key To Unlocking Cash Flow

A study finds a huge range of cycle time between operators in the Delaware Basin with roughly 60% of the cycle time being nonoperational.

December 30, 2019

Field Development , Crude Oil , Drilling

Can The US Be A Swing Producer? ‘Logistical Challenges Are Immense’

Research shows that the U.S. fails to meet the criteria of a swing producer unless improbable changes to production take place.

December 17, 2019

Exploration & Production , Shale Plays , Technology , Drilling , Digital Oilfield , Enhanced Oil Recovery

E-fracs, Refracs And The Role Of Digital Technologies

Recovering more for less is the ultimate goal for operators and service companies.

December 16, 2019

Company Profiles , Unconventional , Drilling , Completions

Gulfport Sees Gains With ‘Aggressive’ Drilling, Completions In Scoop

Increased stage spacing and proppant loading plus use of 100-mesh sand have proven favorable for Gulfport in the Scoop.

December 9, 2019

Business , Exploration & Production , Drilling

Canadian Natural Resources Plans To Spend $188 Million More In 2020

Canadian Natural Resources Ltd. said on Dec. 4 it expects to spend CA$4.05 billion (US$3.05 billion) in 2020, CA$250 million (US$188 million) more than in 2019, after the Canadian province of Alberta lifted some curtailments on new oil wells last month.

December 4, 2019

Drilling

Neptune Energy Awards $40 Million Drilling Services Contracts For UK Seagull Field

Neptune Energy and its joint venture partners BP and JAPEX announced the award of new drilling services contracts on Dec. 3 for the Seagull project in the U.K. North Sea.

December 3, 2019

Drilling

KCA Deutag Wins Drilling Contract For Three UK North Sea Platforms

KCA Deutag has been awarded a five-year contract extension by CNR International Ltd. (CNRI) on Dec. 2 for three platforms operating in the U.K. North Sea.

December 2, 2019