Reusing frac fluid benefits environment, saves water, and precludes disposal.
Under the leadership of CEO Helge Lund, Statoil is pushing the limits in deep water and harsh environments while at the same time setting the industry standard for environmental responsibility.
Companies can develop leaner operations by using available data to improve efficiency without cutting costs.
The deeper the development, the more important subsea system reliability becomes.
Bill Schrader, COO of TNK-BP, talks about plans for brownfield development and new projects in East Siberia and West Siberia. Venturing into Russia’s frontiers will allow access to some of the country’s 380 Bboe in yet-to-find reserves.
Three methods were studied to interpret a magnetic anomaly in Bulgaria.
Alarms exist for a reason, but in many assets, too many alarms can be worse than too few.
A joint effort by experts from Russia and Norway has made vital progress in establishing guidelines for arctic operations.
The oil and gas industry must re-evaluate its most pressing risks in light of an uncertain future.
Operators can use technology to transform the safety and efficiency of how work gets done.
Asset integrity extends field life offshore.
Fluids optimization and automation is paving the way for the development of a ‘fluids ecosystem’ as data improves through digital oilfield innovation.
A new high-viscosity synthetic polymer offers a stable method for reducing friction in harsh environment workovers and slickwater frac operations such as in North Louisiana’s Haynesville shale.
A new facility has benefits for both standard and creative testing.
A change in the UK gas supply-demand balance has caused the UK spot gas price and oil-indexed contract prices to delink, putting downward pressure on indigenous gas production.
Full-tensor gravity gradiometry has been used in the East African Rift System.
New equations get more from FTG information.
A new multiphase flowmeter for surface and subsea use offers an array of relevant measurements over the life of the well.
Information without connectivity stymies knowledge management. Effective communication is key to subsea field optimization.
Processing of produced fluids is a way of life in the oil and gas industry. Offshore, the seabed is looking better each day.
ERM takes a comprehensive and ongoing approach to risk management and mitigation.