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Riser Project Management - far beyond just rolling steel

Tuesday, July 09, 2019 2:37 PM

We talk with J. Bockmiller and M. Tricarico from Vallourec. Their article " Riser Project Management - far beyond just rolling steel" on page 49 in the April 2019 issue of World Oil takes a deep dive into what it takes to pull off a one of a kind riser project from start to finish.

 

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Optimizing STACK diversion strategy using pressure-based fracture maps

Tuesday, June 11, 2019 3:45 PM

We talk with Erica Coenan and Jeff Kopp from Reveal Energy Services. Their article " Optimizing STACK diversion strategy using pressure-based fracture maps" on page 61 in the March 2019 issue of World Oil goes into detail about how Chaparral found the right number of diverter pods for their STACK operations.

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Live from OTC 2019

Wednesday, May 15, 2019 4:45 PM

We have a special treat this month. The April issue of World Oil features an article on page 35 called "OTC Spotlight on New Technology Award Winners: Innovation continues as offshore recovers. At OTC we had a chance to sit down with some of the companies producing these award winning technologies.

Here's a list of the companies with links to more information on their award winning technology:

AF Global - Durastim

http://www.nrgm.com/products-and-services/pressure-pumping/pumping-solutions-for-frac-and-beyond

Siemens - BlueVault

https://www.siemens.com/press/en/pressrelease/?press=/en/pressrelease/2018/power-gas/pr2018050165pgen.htm&content[]=PG

Dril-quip TIW - XPak Expandable Liner Hanger System

https://www.tiwoiltools.com/xpak-liner-hanger.html

NOV - Subsea Automated Pig Launcher

http://bit.ly/2YPN1nM

AF Global - ACD

http://www.afglobalcorp.com/products-and-services/drilling/managed-pressure-drilling/deepwater-mpd/marine

HYTORC - Lithium Series II Electric Torque Tool

https://hytorc.com/lithium-series-ii

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Closing the loop on water treatment

Friday, April 12, 2019 1:11 PM

Today we have a great discussion with Clay Maugans of Select Energy Services about his article on page 37 in the January 2019 issue of World Oil.

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OMS: Proof of concept to commercialization

Wednesday, February 13, 2019 5:54 PM

We speak with Caleb Smathers and Greg Hallahan from ProSep. We discuss his article on page 73 in the November 2018 issue of World Oil magazine.

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Can "too close" be ill-advised in fracture spacing?

Tuesday, January 08, 2019 3:51 PM

We speak with Lyle Lehman, Founder of Frac Diagnostics. We discuss his article on page 47 in the November 2018 issue of World Oil magazine.

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Chemical management goes digital

Monday, December 10, 2018 7:01 PM

We speak with Paul Gould, Head of Digital Strategy for Clariant. We discuss his article on page 73 in the October 2018 issue of World Oil magazine.

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Test program yields shale-optimized casing connections

Monday, November 05, 2018 5:51 PM

We speak with Heather Byers, Technical Sales Manager for Vallourec. We discuss her article on page 29 in the September 2018 issue of World Oil magazine.

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4th Generation drill pipe connection enhances land drilling, reduces pipe maintenance

Monday, October 15, 2018 3:24 PM

We speak with Guillaume Plessis, Director of Global Marketing for NOV Grant Prideco. We discuss his article on page 65 in the August 2018 issue of World Oil magazine.

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Precise prediction of hydrocarbon burn efficiency is now possible

Thursday, September 20, 2018 8:58 AM

We speak with Andy Cuthbert, Global Engineering and Technology Manager for Boots and Coots a Halliburton Service. We discuss his article on page 69 in the August 2018 issue of World Oil magazine.

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Collaboration leads to successful application of new drill bit design

Monday, September 03, 2018 6:28 PM

We speak with Chris Casad of Ulterra about how they developed a drill bit with 7x faster ROP.

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Flaring Alternative acts as portable Produced Water Management Tool

Monday, September 03, 2018 12:22 PM

We talk with Mark Patton about his article in the Nov 2017 issue of World Oil.

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Best Practices for Water Management in the Permian Basin

Thursday, June 07, 2018 1:12 PM

We talk with Barry Donaldson from Tetra about his article in the November 2017 issue of World Oil.

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