Is geoscience losing its punch? Despite the amazing strides made in recent years, the value case is not an easy sell for service companies. Several noteworthy geoscientists discuss the challenges that still face this industry.
The latest marine seismic technology has explorers taking notice.
Despite the downturn, there is room for new, flexible and fit-for-purpose contractors.
As I See It
The endless potential of the Gulf of Mexico’s deepwater resources attracts a new player.
A nonprofit organization offers documentaries and educational outreach programs for the next generation.
The Aventine facility and EOR asset acquisitions have begun to see returns.
The digital oil field is not a technology issue; it’s a business model issue.
A new crop of startups hopes to revive the seismic acquisition industry.
An NOC announces plans to drill thousands of wells in the NCS in the coming decades.
Completions and Production
An analysis predicts costs to climb as core areas mature.
Companies at the SEG Annual Meeting will be exhibiting solutions to some of the most difficult challenges facing geophysicists.
Market forces mandate better evidence-based tools to drive decisions in oilfield services pumping operations.
A new wireless downhole tool unlocks the potential for significant cost reductions.
A new additive helps lower surface and interfacial tension.
Slimhole completion systems help to refracture existing wells and boost production.
There is an impact on data infrastructure when using real-time analytics.
Surfactant and solvent chemical blend enhances reservoir production.
A cost-effective microbial control program can offset negative impacts on affected production.
Digital technologies, including running a virtual startup, look set to save 40 days from the run-up to first gas processing on Equinor’s Aasta Hansteen development.
Efficiency and accuracy of directional drilling is improved with new proportional steering system.
As operators continue to bring the Eagle Ford back to peak production, they refocus their attention to the north.
A new cementing system enhances barrier integrity.
Producers of all sizes can benefit from digitalization at the wellhead.
Greater adoption and effective use of enhanced digitalization in the rig inspection and audit market are delivering benefits and reducing risk.
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On The Move
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Embracing digitalization can help operators maintain a competitive advantage.