The latest in rotary steerable systems, drillbits, expandable liners, LWD and unconventional logging tools is cutting costs and providing valuable downhole data to operators.
Digitalization, sustainability and strategic partnerships for E&Ps were at the epicenter of discussions at ADIPEC 2019.
Offshore driller Noble Corp. Plc and Exxon Mobil have entered a unique commercial enabling agreement on Feb. 11 for drilling services in the Guyana-Suriname Basin.
A new stable water-based drilling fluid provides thermal stability to maintain rheology and fluid loss control in high-temperature wells.
Coupled with software enhancements and machine learning, manned rigs of today are morphing into autonomous units of tomorrow.
Even so, the driller is expecting a "modest" increase in rig activity in the current quarter over last. Helmerich & Payne plans to run an average of 196 rigs for the quarter.
A new suite of applications safely cuts costs and time while minimizing environmental risk in unconventional reservoirs.
The transformation toward automation is advancing in the U.S. land drilling environment.
Byron Energy Ltd. provided an update on the current status of the proposed South Marsh Island (SM71) F4 well on Jan. 21.