http://www.worldoil.com WorldOil Water management https://www.worldoil.com/magazine/2019/september-2019/columns/water-management The power of water Weatherford signs $87 million fishing, intervention contract with Petrobras https://www.worldoil.com/news/2019/9/10/weatherford-signs-87-million-fishing-intervention-contract-with-petrobras Weatherford announced the signing of an $87 million contract for fishing and intervention services with Petrobras. The four-year agreement represents the largest fishing contract ever signed by Weatherford. It also constitutes the largest single global award for this scope in the recent past. Fishbones completes two reservoir stimulation projects for Aker BP https://www.worldoil.com/news/2019/9/3/fishbones-completes-two-reservoir-stimulation-projects-for-aker-bp Fishbones has completed two reservoir stimulation jobs for Aker BP in the North Sea, increasing accessible reserves on Ivar Aasen, while matching the productivity of proppant fractured wells on Valhall. Breakthrough: Leading-edge cement performs strong in the field https://www.worldoil.com/techtalk/bj-services/breakthrough-leading-edge-cement-performs-strong-in-the-field BJ Services’ IntegraGuard™ Star spacer systems have a long history of successfully reducing lost circulation. In laboratory experiments, the system can completely block fluid flow through high-permeability media, impressively stopping fluid losses into pea-size gravel. Equinor, Weatherford sign $80 million liner hanger agreement https://www.worldoil.com/news/2019/8/29/equinor-weatherford-sign-80-million-liner-hanger-agreement Weatherford has signed an $80 million liner hanger frame agreement with Equinor, representing the largest liner hanger frame agreement ever signed by the company. Repsol Sinopec Brazil, Ouro Negro and PUC-Rio expand technological partnership https://www.worldoil.com/news/2019/8/28/repsol-sinopec-brazil-ouro-negro-and-puc-rio-expand-technological-partnership Repsol Sinopec Brazil, Ouro Negro and the Mechanical Engineering Department of PUC-Rio’s Technical and Scientific Center (CTC/PUC-Rio) are expanding their technological partnership, developing a through tubing logging profiling tool to assess cement quality in lined wells. Subsea 7 bringing experienced engineers to oil and gas https://www.worldoil.com/news/2019/8/20/subsea-7-bringing-experienced-engineers-to-oil-and-gas Subsea 7 is continuing its Engineering Conversion Program, based in Aberdeen, to help experienced engineers from civil engineering and military roles to transfer skills and build new careers in the subsea oil and gas industry. 2019 World Oil Awards finalists announced https://www.worldoil.com/news/2019/8/19/2019-world-oil-awards-finalists-announced For 18 years, these prestigious awards have recognized and honored the upstream energy industry’s leading innovators and innovations and recognized step changes in technology that have made a lasting impact. Weatherford automated connection integrity system reaches deployment milestone https://www.worldoil.com/news/2019/8/16/weatherford-automated-connection-integrity-system-reaches-deployment-milestone Weatherford’s Vero automated connection integrity system, which applies artificial intelligence to validate well integrity and minimize safety risks, has completed 15,000 tubular connections in 50 operations worldwide since its market debut. Halliburton wins Senegal deepwater drilling, completion and testing services contracts https://www.worldoil.com/news/2019/8/12/halliburton-wins-senegal-deepwater-drilling-completion-and-testing-services-contracts Woodside Energy Senegal awarded Halliburton nine conditional contracts for drilling and completion services for SNE Field Development Phase 1 offshore Senegal.