Unconventional , Reservoir Evaluation , Drilling , Digital Oilfield

Innovation Grows Exponentially For Downhole Drilling Tools

The latest in rotary steerable systems, drillbits, expandable liners, LWD and unconventional logging tools is cutting costs and providing valuable downhole data to operators.

February 17, 2020

Exploration & Production , Drilling , Digital Oilfield

Special Report: Embracing New Technologies Crucial To E&P Industry’s Progress

Digitalization, sustainability and strategic partnerships for E&Ps were at the epicenter of discussions at ADIPEC 2019.

February 13, 2020

Drilling , Subsea

Exxon Mobil, Noble Corp. Enter Guyana-Suriname Drillship Agreement

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.

February 12, 2020

Exploration & Production , Drilling

Enhancing High-Temperature E&P Drilling Capabilities

A new stable water-based drilling fluid provides thermal stability to maintain rheology and fluid loss control in high-temperature wells.

February 11, 2020

Drilling , Digital Oilfield

Drilling Innovations: Hardware Evolution Moving Rigs Toward Automation Revelation

Coupled with software enhancements and machine learning, manned rigs of today are morphing into autonomous units of tomorrow.

February 10, 2020


From E&P Executive Editor: Drilling For Heat

The combination of new drilling technologies and expertise could lead to unlocking a clean energy resource below our feet.

February 6, 2020

Business , Exploration & Production , Drilling

Driller Helmerich & Payne Sees Oil Producers Cutting 2020 Capex

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.

February 5, 2020

Exploration & Production , Drilling , Digital Oilfield

Optimizing Every Drop From Unconventional Shale Formations

A new suite of applications safely cuts costs and time while minimizing environmental risk in unconventional reservoirs.

February 3, 2020

Drilling , Digital Oilfield

Drilling Innovations: Software Driving Hardware To New Levels Of Efficiency

The transformation toward automation is advancing in the U.S. land drilling environment.

February 3, 2020

Exploration & Production , Drilling

Byron Energy Updates Gulf Of Mexico Drilling Campaign

Byron Energy Ltd. provided an update on the current status of the proposed South Marsh Island (SM71) F4 well on Jan. 21.

January 28, 2020