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World Oil exclusive: Canada’s Noia reacts to latest statement from federal minister on Newfoundland’s offshore

Kurt Abraham, World Oil

Several times, over a period from mid-April to June 4, Canadian federal officials—principally as voiced by Natural Resources Canada Minister Seamus O’Regan—declared that they recognized that the NL offshore oil and gas industry is important, and that action would happen “soon.”

Digital completion system integrates OFS data to increase fracing efficiency, lowering operational costs

Melanie Darbyshire, Cold Bore Technology

A new digital IIOT completion technology eliminates imprecise manual tracking during fracing operations, using sensor-driven software. The system consolidates real-time data from all service providers, on one screen, and produces a time-stamped operational log of what occurred at the wellhead.

Global E&P mid-year spending outlook: Collapse underway

James West, Evercore ISI

So far, 2020 is on track to be the second-worst year in the spending survey’s 35+-year history, exceeded only by the 32% decline of 2016.

Featured Columns ///

Oil and gas in the capitals

Mauro Nogarin

Latin America’s E&P moves at reduced rate

What's new in production

Willard C. (Bill) Capdevielle, P.E.

Appreciating depreciation

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