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Chesapeake engages RS Energy Group to drive innovation, shareholder returns

Chesapeake Energy Corporation has announced an innovative partnership to accelerate the company's digital transformation and data-driven growth initiatives.

BHGE AM Day 2: Digital and culture step-changes in the future of clean energy

The Baker Hughes, a GE company annual meeting is a two-day conference filled with industry leaders who share best practices, best-in-class products and services, and an unforgettable opera performance in the Teatro del Maggio Musicale Fiorentino. In addition, the stage is set to make big announcements, close big deals and network, network, network.

FracGeo launches DrillPredictor software to optimize completions

FracGeo announces the launch of its software module DrillPredictor, a cloud- and subscription-based web service to put completion optimization in the hands of any unconventional reservoir operator.

Chemstream has launched innovative hydraulic fracturing friction reducer technology

Chemstream Oilfield Services today announced its hydraulic fracturing friction reducer technology (StimSTREAM FR 9800) is reaching up to a 40% decrease in FR usage and has provided significant hydraulic fracturing chemical savings for six natural gas producers in the Appalachian Shale basin.

i-Tech Services positioned for growin in Gulf of Mexico

i-Tech Services, a Subsea 7 company, has taken on 13 new people in Houston following a successful twelve months which saw the office secure a series of new contract awards in the Gulf of Mexico.

Bedrock Automation, Wood partner to advance Open Secure Automation

Bedrock Automation, the maker of the world’s most secure open industrial control system (ICS), has established a partnership agreement with Wood, a globally recognized integration provider.

Reveal Energy Services commercializes FracEYe frac hit analysis service

Reveal Energy Services announces today the commercialization of the FracEYE(SM) frac hit analysis service to expand the industry’s knowledge base about this critical issue of parent well-child well communication.

Silixa Limited has launched Carina XwellXpress hydraulic fracture monitoring service

Silixa Ltd announces the launch of Carina XwellXpress, the crosswell low frequency strain and microseismic monitoring service that accurately locates microseismic and strain events in real-time through wireline interventions, allowing operators to improve stimulation and completion designs to maximize recovery.

BHGE AM Day 2: Digital and culture step-changes in the future of clean energy

The Baker Hughes, a GE company annual meeting is a two-day conference filled with industry leaders who share best practices, best-in-class products and services, and an unforgettable opera performance in the Teatro del Maggio Musicale Fiorentino.

BHGE AM: SeaLytics offers real-time monitoring insights to enhance operator performance

During Day One of the BHGE Annual Meeting 2019, with two leaders in BHGE’s OFE business discuss progress on real-time monitoring and customer service.

BHGE to reduce CO2-equivalent emissions to net zero by 2050

On the first day of its 20th annual meeting in Florence, Italy, Baker Hughes, a GE company has announced its commitment to reduce its CO2 equivalent emissions 50% by 2030, achieving net-zero CO2 equivalent emissions by 2050.

Weatherford has introduced expanded ForeSite optimization platform

Weatherford International plc has made a major enhancement to the ForeSite production optimization platform. Among the top features of the new release is expanding predictive failure analytics to electric submersible pumping systems (ESPs) and adding complete optimization capabilities for plunger-lifted wells.

Artificial intelligence drives early-warning alerts to prevent ESP disruptions

Matthew Chinn, Mirko Wutkewicz, Siemens

Artificial intelligence may seem like a solution in search of a problem, but an on-line retailer has used it since 2006, helping to grow sales by 1,600%. It’s now being applied in oil and gas operations, and it added value in an E&P pilot program with 30 electrical submersible pumps.

Executive viewpoint

Jennifer Schwartz, CTG, Inc.

Solid information helps address controllable costs

What's new in exploration

William (Bill) Head, Contributing Editor

Sometimes it is ok to be wrong, even very wrong