2017 Finalists ///

2017 World Oil Awards Finalists


World Oil congratulates the 2017 World Oil Awards finalists. The winners will be announced at a gala celebration in Houston on Oct. 12.

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Best Completions Technology Award

  • Bullmastiff Openhole Sand Control Ball-Drop Fracturing System – National Oilwell Varco
  • Cemented QuickPORT™ IV Sleeves – Packers Plus Energy Services, Inc
  • Electric Hydraulic Fracturing Equipment – Evolution Well Services, LLC
  • MZ-Xpress Single-Trip Multizone Frac- and Gravel-Pack System – Schlumberger
  • Propel SSP® & Propel SSP® 350 – Fairmount Santrol
  • Remote Fluid Grip Tong – Frank's International
  • StackFRAC® HD-X – Packers Plus Energy Services, Inc
  • Torrential High Flow Filtration Unit – M-I SWACO, a Schlumberger Company

Best Data Management & Application Solution Award

  • Kinetix Shale Reservoir-Centric Simulation-to-Production Software – Schlumberger
  • Lift IQ Production Life Cycle Management Service – Schlumberger
  • proNova – TDE Petroleum Data Solutions
  • Rigsentry BOP Monitoring – National Oilwell Varco
  • RS Prism – RS Energy Group
  • Siemens Condition Monitoring (CM) for the Ivar Aasen Field Development Project – Siemens
  • VERITRAX: A Revolution in Chemical Management Through Adaptive Digitization – Clariant
  • ZAIMS™ (Zentech’s Asset Integrity Management Solution) – Zentech, Inc

Best Deepwater Technology Award

  • BigBore IIe™ Subsea Wellhead System – Dril-Quip, Inc
  • DEEPFRAC Deepwater Multistage Fracturing Service – Baker Hughes, a GE company
  • Liquid Mud Plant vessel (LMPV) – Zentech, Inc
  • Managed Pressure Drilling Integrated Solution – Schlumberger
  • OneTrip® BOP Testing Tool – Samoco Oil Tools
  • TechnipFMC's 15K 400F HPHT Subsea Production System – TechnipFMC
  • Safe-Stor™ Chemical Storage – Safe Marine Transfer, LLC
  • WellWatcher Flux Multizonal Reservoir Monitoring System – Schlumberger

Best Drilling and Completion Fluids Award

  • ClearPAC HT High-Temperature Polymer-Free Gravel-Pack Fluid – Schlumberger
  • Halliburton Baroid BaraECD® High-Performance Invert Emulsion Fluid System – Halliburton
  • PrimoPAC: The Stable, Reusable Solution for Optimal Openhole Gravel Pack Integrity – M-I SWACO, a Schlumberger Company

Best Drilling Technology Award

  • AxeBlade Ridged Diamond Element Bit – Smith Bits, a Schlumberger Company
  • HeatWave℠ Extreme Service – Weatherford International
  • IQ™ Monitoring System – National Oilwell Varco
  • NOV Vector Series 50 Drilling Motor – National Oilwell Varco
  • Radian™ Azimuthal Gamma and Inclination Service – Halliburton
  • RheGuard Micronized Barite Non-Aqueous Drilling Fluid – M-I SWACO, a Schlumberger Company
  • SpectraSphere Fluid Mapping-While-Drilling Service – Schlumberger

Best EOR Technology Award

  • MYCELX® RE-GEN Advanced Water Treatment Media – Schlumberger
  • RELTREAT – Clariant
  • Ultra-Low Surfactant Retention (LSR) Flooding in Carbonate Reservoirs – Ultimate EOR Services

Best Exploration Technology Award

  • Deep Shear Wave Imaging Processing Service (DSWI) - Baker Hughes, a GE company
  • GeoTesting Geology-Based Well Test Design and Interpretation - Schlumberger
  • Indicator for Gas Sweet Spots - Saudi Aramco
  • RokDoc Ji-Fi - IKON Science

Best Health, Safety, Environment / Sustainable Development - Offshore Award

  • ATC VAC Automatic Tank Cleaning with Vacuum Truck - M-I SWACO, a Schlumberger Company
  • BridgeMaker™ Lost Circulation Material - Halliburton
  • EcoStar™ Electric Tubing-Retrievable Safety Valve - Halliburton
  • Machine Control Diagnostic Tool (MCDT) - National Oilwell Varco
  • National Energy Technology Laboratory Well-Bore Integrity Team (Foamed Cementing Technology) – National Energy Technology Laboratory
  • RISE Workstation - National Oilwell Varco
  • SandStoneDivert Viscoelastic Surfactant Diverter System - Baker Hughes, a GE company

Best Health, Safety, Environment / Sustainable Development - Onshore Award

  • Constructed Wetland (REED BED): A Sustainable Solution – Vedanta Limited, Cairn Oil & Gas, Bhagyam Oil & Gas Mine
  • HOSTAFRAC: High-Performance Flowback Aids Base Upon Sustainable Sources of Sugar – Clariant Oil and Mining Services
  • The PowerCore Genset - Dynamo Micropower
  • Sand X and Super Loop - Sand X
  • Uthmaniyah CCS and CO2-EOR Project - Saudi Aramco

Innovative Thinker Award

  • Dr. Meenakshi Bhattacharjee - Rice University
  • David Cam - Hydrus Technology
  • Rocco DiFoggio - Baker Hughes, a GE company
  • Dr. S. Rao Guntur - Zentech, Inc
  • Dan Scott - Baker Hughes, a GE company

Lifetime Achievement Award

  • Saad M. Aldriweesh
  • David Curry
  • Rustom Mody
  • Dr. Nihal Obeyesekere

New Horizons Idea Award

  • E-ROV Concept – Oceaneering International, Inc
  • Exploration Insights™ PlayFinder™ Software – Halliburton
  • LateralScience℠ Engineered Completions Process – C&J Energy Services
  • Motive™ Bit Guidance System – Motive Drilling Technologies
  • Pulsar Multifunction Spectroscopy Service – Schlumberger
  • Rock-on-a-Chip™ Microfluidic Device – Multi-Chem, a Halliburton Service

Best Outreach Program Award

  • STEPS – Halliburton

Best Production Chemicals Award

  • Ascend™ Surfactant Solution - Multi-Chem, a Halliburton Service
  • Chemical Solutions for Near-Wellbore Damage - Baker Hughes, a GE company
  • SCAVINATOR™: The Next Generation in Non-Triazine H2S Scavenging - Clariant Oil and Mining Services

Best Production Technology Award

  • AvantGuard Advanced Flowback Services - Schlumberger
  • Electric Submersible Twin Screw Pump (ESTSP) - Dass Can-K Pumps Inc
  • Mobile Offshore Production Storage and Offloading Unit (MOPSOU) - CDC Scotland Ltd
  • PCL Production Composite Log Service - Schlumberger
  • Raptor™ 2.0 Cased Hole Evaluation System - Weatherford International
  • Silverwell's Digital Intelligent Artificial Lift (DIAL) - Silverwell
  • TransCoil™ Cable Deployed ESP System - Saudi Aramco and Baker Hughes, a GE company

Best Visualization and Collaboration Award

  • AccuView® System – Weatherford International
  • ChemWatcher Integrated Chemical Management Software – M-I SWACO, a Schlumberger Company
  • DecisionSpace® Augmented Reality and Virtual Reality – Halliburton
  • DISPLAY – Frank's International
  • Oceaneering® PortVision® 360 Service and Asset Monitoring Intelligence Center (AMIC) – Oceaneering International, Inc
  • OptiWell Well Construction Performance Service – Schlumberger

Best Well Integrity Technology Award

  • Bore Erosion Measurement & Inspection System (BEMIS™) – LaserStream, LP
  • CemFIT Heal Flexible Self-Healing Cement System – Schlumberger
  • Electromagnetic Pipe Xaminer® V and Acoustic Conformance Xaminer® Services – Halliburton
  • Endura® Dual-String Section Mill – Weatherford International
  • LiquiLite™ Cement Additive – Halliburton
  • Saltel Expandable Steel Packers and Patches – Saltel Industries, a Schlumberger Company

Best Well Intervention Technology Award

  • Blue Ocean Riserless Intervention System (BORIS) – Oceaneering International, Inc
  • Global Rapid Intervention Package – Halliburton
  • HZT Workstring Tubing Connection – Certus Energy Solutions
  • MASTODON Hydraulic Pulling Tool – Baker Hughes, a GE company
  • Pressure Deployment CT System – Schlumberger
  • SPECTRUM FUSION – Halliburton