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Weatherford releases new long-stroke pumping unit

Weatherford International plc announced the commercial release of a new Rotaflex long-stroke pumping unit that improves artificial-lift efficiency in challenging applications including deep, high-volume and high gas-to-liquids wells.

Nanotera launches plant based surfactants for the oil industry

Nanotera has introduced plant-based solutions to replace chemical and hazardous products in the oil and gas industry.

Companies in the news

Michele Cowart, World Oil

Akofs Offshore has been awarded a contract for light well intervention services, using its 156-m vessel, Akofs Seafarer, for all Equinor-operated licenses, in the period 2020 to 2025.

Protecting offshore assets from the risks posed by vessels

Aaron Kline, Oceaneering International, Inc.

Mitigating risks offshore has been a contentious subject in the oil and gas industry. Until know, there were limited approaches to safe-guarding people and vessels. Today, there are new, comprehensive approaches to monitoring and communicating risk.

Compliant screen raises the bar for successful and cost-efficient sand control

Maxime “Max” Coffin, Keith Oddie, Halliburton

Hydraulic screen technology in sand control completion can maximize asset value while providing a simpler, more flexible installation that improves reliability.

Aker BP boosts digitalization agenda with Resoptima

Aker BP has entered a three-year cooperation agreement with Resoptima for the incorporation of Resoptima’s software solutions into Aker BP’s digitalization effort within reservoir management.

Halliburton introduces advanced solids control and separation system

Halliburton has announced the release of its BaraOmni hybrid separation system, a next-level separation technology that effectively removes ultra-fine low gravity solids (LGS), resulting in better performing, longer lasting fluid systems to help operators significantly reduce costs.

Native sand leader Shale Support purchases two natural mines in Louisiana

Shale Support, a leading provider of frac-sand and logistical solutions to the oil and gas proppant market, announced it has closed on a deal purchasing two natural mines in Kinder and Central Louisiana.

Sercel extends capability of 508XT seismic acquisition system to transition zones

Sercel announced today the launch of a transition zone version of its state-of-the-art 508XT seismic acquisition system.

Energy Web Atlas, ESRI partner to enhance energy data offering

Gulf Energy Information, a leading provider of market intelligence and technical information for the international energy industry, announced today that the Energy Web Atlas has become an official partner of ESRI, the leader in Geographic Information Systems (GIS) and spatial analytics.

Pipeline & Gas Journal, Geospatial Information and Technology Association to produce annual conference

Gulf Energy Information, and its market-leading pipeline media, Pipeline & Gas Journal, and the Geospatial Information and Technology Association (GITA) have announced an agreement between the two organizations to produce the Pipeline Technology Forum™, including the 27th GITA Oil and Gas Pipeline Conference.

Halliburton releases new ultra-deep resistivity service

Halliburton has released the EarthStar ultra-deep resistivity service, a logging-while-drilling technology that helps operators map reservoir and fluid boundaries over 200 ft (61 m) from the wellbore, more than doubling the depth of investigation of current industry offerings.

GEODynamics introduces professional grade perforating systems

GEODynamics’ Engineered Perforating Solutions Division has introduced FracIQ PRO, a revolutionary perforating system tailored for multi-stage plug-and-perf operations.

Statoil officially implementing name change

On May 15, 2018, the annual general meeting (AGM) in Statoil ASA will vote on the proposal to change the company’s name, from Statoil ASA to Equinor ASA.

Rovco attracts £1.2-million investment to launch live 3D subsea technology

Subsea services company, Rovco is on track to rapidly grow its share of the global subsea market after securing a £1.2-million investment, enabling the firm to launch its advanced live 3D subsea survey system and triple its workforce.

Trelleborg launches helically grooved drill riser

Trelleborg has introduced a new-style drill riser buoyancy module that significantly reduces drag and flow-induced motion.

Halliburton introduces non-intrusive pipeline and wellbore diagnostics

Halliburton introduced a non-intrusive diagnostic technology that accurately detects blockages or leaks and profiles deposits in pipelines and wellbores without the need for intervention.

Siemens introduces lithium-ion battery for offshore operations

Siemens is applying its electrification experience in the marine industry to offshore oil and gas, to reduce emissions and risk in unforgiving operational environments.

InterMoor launches acoustic release mooring connectors

InterMoor, a leading provider of mooring services, foundation solutions and offshore installations in subsea services group Acteon, has announced the market introduction of its new Inter-M Release mooring connector.

Universal Subsea Inc. introduces new subsea isolation cap at OTC

Sean Thomas, P.E., general manager at Universal Subsea Inc., presented the company’s business plan and patent-pending Wellhead Defender subsea isolation cap at the Rice Alliance Startup Roundup at OTC on April 30.