GEODynamics, Inc.’s Engineered Perforating Solutions Division has completed extensive field testing of the latest addition to their family of plug-and-perf technology based products. The FracIQ Limited Entry Perforating System has been applied in over 1,000 frac stages since field testing commenced in April 2016.
On June 27, Visuray performed the first downhole X-ray diagnostic operation offshore Norway for Statoil.
Baker Hughes has significantly expanded its ShopBakerHughes.com e-Commerce portal, which allows customers to purchase online the same products Baker Hughes uses in providing its oilfield services.
Weatherford International's new model WUDP-10 deep-set safety valve has been certified to V1 standards under the American Petroleum Institute (API) Specification 14A.
Delmar Systems has completed mooring operations and successfully installed Delmar OMNI-Max anchors with InterOcean’s proprietary Rig Anchor Releases (RARs) on each of the eight preset mooring lines on the semisubmersible MODU ENSCO 8503.
Blackhawk Specialty Tools, LLC, has acquired the surge reduction business line of Allamon Tool Company and its related intellectual property.
Neos and Lockheed Martin are building a unique sensor, which is so advanced it could find a 10-m tall hill buried 1 km below the earth's surface.
Chet Morrison Contractors have released a new tool for cleaning drilling and production risers. MUDBUG is an air-actuated, self-propelled device that uses oscillating brushes to clean debris build-up inside risers, moving through the length of the riser and back out again.
Archer has launched the Point system, a well integrity resource that combines Archer’s proactive and systematic approach to integrity management, with its experience in over 4,000 integrity-related deployments worldwide.
Baker Hughes has announced the commercial release of its WellLink Performance service, designed to help operators reduce invisible lost time (ILT) by transforming the complex data buried within legacy applications, drilling reporting systems and data streams into real-time information that is instantly accessible and actionable.
NOW Inc. announced today the closing of its previously announced acquisition of Power Service, Inc., Industrial Tool & Repair, Inc., d/b/a/ Power Service of Montana and Power Transportation LLC (collectively, “Power Service”).
ABSG Consulting Inc., a subsidiary of ABS Group of Companies, Inc., has been contracted by Kinder Morgan, Inc. to develop a Maintenance and Integrity Program for the liquefied natural gas (LNG) regasification terminal at Elba Island (Elba LNG Project) near Savannah, Ga.
Materia, Inc., in conjunction with Aegion Corp., has been selected by Shell Offshore, Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of Royal Dutch Shell plc, to supply pipeline insulation materials for the Appomattox development in the deepwater Gulf of Mexico.
Diamond Offshore Drilling, Inc., and Trelleborg's offshore operation today announced a Joint Development Agreement to develop, manufacture and market Helical Buoyancy riser technology, developed by Diamond Offshore.
GE Oil & Gas has completed the qualification of its upgraded 36kV high voltage wet mate connector.
Part 2: In this second of two monthly reports, the authors highlight innovations in ESPs, PCPs, and gas lift systems, plus new developments in power, automation, control and monitoring systems.
Peak Well Systems, a specialist in the design and development of advanced downhole tools for well intervention, has reached another important milestone in the development program for its SIMULTRA range of retrievable bridge plugs.
Materia Inc., a leader in the development and manufacture of catalysts and advanced polymers, is pioneering the next generation of oil and gas solutions with Proxima thermoset resins.
Schlumberger has announced the acquisition of Saltel Industries, a France-based engineering, manufacturing and service company that offers expandable patches and steel packers technology for the oil and gas industry.
Saudi Aramco has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with GE and Cividale SpA of Italy to build the Middle East and North Africa’s first-of-its-kind forging and casting manufacturing facility that will serve the region’s maritime and energy industries.