http://www.worldoil.com WorldOil Baker Hughes awarded contract by Nigeria LNG in digital agreement for Sub-Saharan Africa http://www.worldoil.com/news/2017/9/20/baker-hughes-awarded-contract-by-nigeria-lng-in-digital-agreement-for-sub-saharan-africa PARIS -- Baker Hughes, a GE company has signed an agreement for the provision of asset performance management software and services for LNG trains and related balance of plant by Nigeria LNG Limited. Gazprom Neft begins full-scale hydrocarbon prospecting of pre-Jurassic deposits http://www.worldoil.com/news/2017/9/19/gazprom-neft-begins-full-scale-hydrocarbon-prospecting-of-pre-jurassic-deposits Gazprom Neft has begun geological investigations in Paleozoic hydrocarbon deposits in the Tomsk Oblast. Thus far, the complex structure of the pre-Jurassic complex has not been deemed an independent geological prospect, investigations into which demand the modification of traditional prospecting methodologies. Baker Hughes, KBC partner to provide integrated software solutions to oil and gas http://www.worldoil.com/news/2017/9/19/baker-hughes-kbc-partner-to-provide-integrated-software-solutions-to-oil-and-gas Baker Hughes, a GE company (BHGE), and KBC, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Yokogawa Electric Corporation, have announced a preferred partnership that will provide a combination of process simulation, asset performance management and operational software solutions to the oil and gas industry. Echo Energy awarded 3D seismic reprocessing contract onshore Bolivia http://www.worldoil.com/news/2017/9/15/echo-energy-awarded-3d-seismic-reprocessing-contract-onshore-bolivia Echo Energy, the South and Central American focused upstream gas company, is pleased to announce the award of a seismic reprocessing contract for the 3D seismic data over the Huayco and Rio Salado blocks, onshore Bolivia. Schlumberger announces new digital well construction planning solution http://www.worldoil.com/news/2017/9/14/schlumberger-announces-new-digital-well-construction-planning-solution Schlumberger has introduced DrillPlan digital well construction planning solution at the SIS Global Forum—the first step in the DELFI cognitive EandP environment. Weatherford introduces automated pipe makeup, connection evaluation system http://www.worldoil.com/news/2017/9/14/weatherford-introduces-automated-pipe-makeup-connection-evaluation-system Weatherford International plc today announced the commercial release of the AutoTong system featuring AutoEvaluate connection-makeup software. The AutoTong system is the world’s first technology to automate pipe makeup and to provide autonomous connection evaluation. Emerson launches industry-first controller for automation versatility, IIoT-enabled operations http://www.worldoil.com/news/2017/9/13/emerson-launches-industry-first-controller-for-automation-versatility-iiot-enabled-operations Emerson is launching the DeltaV PK Controller, making the advanced automation of its DeltaV distributed control system (DCS) available to fast-growth industries traditionally less reliant on large-scale automation. Schlumberger announces DELFI cognitive EandP environment http://www.worldoil.com/news/2017/9/13/schlumberger-announces-delfi-cognitive-ep-environment Schlumberger unveiled the new DELFI cognitive EandP environment at the SIS Global Forum. This environment enables collaboration across EandP teams and leverages the full potential of all available data and science to optimize assets. Sea highlights new connectivity technology for offshore EandP operations http://www.worldoil.com/news/2017/9/6/sea-highlights-new-connectivity-technology-for-offshore-ep-operations Cohort plc company SEA is showcasing an enhanced secure voice and data communications system for remote applications such as offshore ships and platforms at Offshore Europe 17. CGG signs multi-client data agreement with Mozambique http://www.worldoil.com/news/2017/8/31/cgg-signs-multi-client-data-agreement-with-mozambique CGG announces that it has signed a multi-client data agreement with Mozambique’s Instituto Nacional de Petroleo (INP) following a competitive tender process held by INP in 2016.