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Exploration & Production

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

Digital Oilfield

Schlumberger Introduces Egypt Upstream Gateway

The Egypt Upstream Gateway will leverage the GAIA* digital subsurface platform and provide additional value-added solutions—enabled by digital technology and domain expertise—using the DELFI* E&P cognitive environment capabilities and technologies.

February 11, 2020

Digital Oilfield

Aker BP, Cognite Partner To Explore Robotics Potential In Offshore Sector

Cognite and Aker BP will do several tests using robots and drones on the Skarv installation in the Norwegian Sea during 2020.

February 11, 2020
Sponsored Content

IndustryVoice: High-density Tortuosity Logs Improve Artificial Lift Equipment Placement

Software uses high-density data from wellbore logs to provide insight into well geometry and tortuosity, enabling optimized artificial lift equipment placement.

February 11, 2020

Technology

Oceaneering Wins RLWI Work For BP’s Angola Blocks

Oceaneering International Inc. has been awarded a contract by BP Plc to provide comprehensive riserless light well intervention (RLWI) services offshore Angola in Blocks 18 and 31.

February 11, 2020

Public Capital

TechnipFMC Expects Impairment Charges Of $2.4 Billion

Weakening North American shale activity due to lower oil prices has taken a toll on oilfield services provider, including TechnipFMC which expects to take asset impairment charges in the fourth quarter.

February 11, 2020
Sponsored Content

IndustryVoice: Silo Technology And Flexibility Move Mountains Of Sand

The NexStage silo system is a versatile proppant storage solution with high volume options to meet the demands of the largest hydraulic fracturing jobs.

February 10, 2020

Drilling

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

People

Well-SENSE Appoints Stuart Black As Director

Well-SENSE strengthened its leadership team on Feb. 10 with the appointment of Stuart Black as director to assist with the company’s strategic growth plans.

February 10, 2020

Earnings

NOV Profit Beats Estimates As Cost Cuts Pay Off

National Oilwell Varco beat estimates for its fourth-quarter profit, as the oilfield services provider cut costs to counter an ongoing decline in North American drilling activity.

February 7, 2020