The energy industry requires new thinking to lead tomorrow’s workers.
Despite a challenging environment, the oil and gas industry still has a few tricks up its sleeve.
The near-term offshore drilling market is one of the most challenged upstream sectors, with its long-term recovery—while undoubted—to lag behind any broader upturn.
Single-treatment microemulsion remediation chemicals provide production stimulation in wells damaged by a combination of factors.
Social risk should not be eliminated from the planning process.
As I See It
Identifying disruptive technologies is tricky, but filtering out hype from reality is half the fun.
As soon as the downturn began, service companies needed to begin preparing to train new employees for the turnaround.
Saudi Aramco’s president and CEO outlines his four-point framework for success.
Until commodity prices improve and stabilize, the Eagle Ford will remain overshadowed by the high-flying Permian Basin.
The latest SEAM project is focusing on life-of-fi eld seismic, geomechanics and reservoir simulation.
The next generation of rig and completion technology will have more automation and better data integration to improve drilling times and increase production efficiency.
Completions and Production
New slimline ESP offers operators a solution for their small-diameter wellbores.
Fully coupled structural restoration and petroleum systems modeling improves exploration risk assessment.
New high-speed low-torque float shoe alternative uniformly distributes cement at the casing shoe.
Combining geostatistical reservoir modeling with classical basin modeling techniques helps predict sweet spots in unconventional reservoirs.
R&D efforts improve efficiency and construction execution.
Seize opportunities for improved efficiency in cemented completions.
Carbonate formations in the Middle East and in West Texas see significant increase in production post-stimulation with new service.
RFID technology expands capability to reverse-cement liners in depleted subsurface wells.
The next generation of pressure pumping systems delivers a cleaner, quieter solution to hydraulically fractured wells.
A new solution for extended laterals is a robust threaded and coupled connection that is 100% pipe-body rated and has enhanced torque capacity, high bending resistance and superior sealing capability.
New GTL technology helps convert natural gas into hydrocarbon products.
Advances in technology boost successful development of new LWD and drilling technology offshore the Norwegian Continental Shelf.
The U.S. shale landscape has transformed itself over the last several years and has finally hit the first downcycle for many producers.
A joint venture will use air-to-fuels technology to produce synthetic fuels.
Military-level security systems and solutions safeguard against unauthorized access to master stations that provide remote control of actuators.
Check out the latest technology trends and product releases.
Global exploration activity might be down in the dumps, but there’s a new exploration hot spot lighting up South America.
Read the latest activity highlights from around the world.
On The Move
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Valves, controls and humans all play important roles in ensuring safety in hazardous E&P environments.