Top executives believe the merger creates growth opportunities that could lead to a common operating system for both the surface and subsurface, while expanding Cameron’s presence worldwide.
The transaction will expand Schlumberger’s revenue base by more than 20%, Paal Kibsgaard, the company’s CEO and chairman, said in a press call. Schlumberger expects cost synergies of $900 million over two years
Cobalt International made huge discoveries in a seven-year period offshore Angola but cedes interest after a federal investigation, low oil prices and uncertainty for all oil producers.
The Climate & Clean Air Coalition Oil & Gas Methane Partnership said it has identified several low-cost, quick-payback projects that lower methane emissions.
With a cookie-cutter model comes marginal price economics, says Thrust Energy CEO Manatt.