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HOUSTON (Bloomberg) -- Occidental Petroleum Corp., the U.S. oil explorer that is breaking up in a bid to enrich shareholders, said third-quarter profit fell amid the company’s worst production slump in eight years. Net income declined to $1 ...
LONDON -- Tullow Oil has announced the results of a series of recent exploration and appraisal activities conducted in blocks 10BB and 13T onshore Kenya. The Kodos-1 exploration wildcat in Block 10BB is the first well drilled in the Kerio b ...
BARTLESVILLE, Oklahoma -- ABB, the Zurich-based technology giant, dedicated its 100,000-sq-ft manufacturing and R&D facility with community dignitaries and corporate officials in attendance. The facility manufactures gas measurement and ...
Better cooperation between engineers and geoscientists, along with each side recognizing some basic drilling and geosteering principles, and their inherent trade-offs, and applying the right tools to the project, can help operator/service teams come closer to drilling the “perfect” well.
Production rising despite anti-drilling backlash
The success or failure of secondary recovery in low-permeability reservoirs depends on several factors.
Traditional marine seismic data lack the very low and the very high frequencies, as well as some of the middle frequencies, due to ghosting.
In assessing the value of the Permian basin and its wells in comparison with other shales, this play may not always have the highest IPs and EURs, but it beats the competition with respect to well cost and location.
Horizontal drilling and multi-stage hydraulic fracturing get credit for much of the success in producing from ultra-low-permeability shales.
This is the most comprehensive handbook in advanced drilling technology, guiding the petroleum engineer to mitigate risks, manage the reservoir effectively and recognize new opportunities.
This 2‐hour documentary is the most comprehensive video available about oil and gas drilling.
Federal regulations continue to grow
U.S.: 8.597 MMbpd (August 2014)
World: 90.43 MMbpd (August 2014)
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