Digital Transformation ///

A Key Consideration when Automating Large Wellpads: Can the Automation Scale to Fulfill Complex Site Requirements Long Term?

Achieving the necessary site architecture long term requires the right combination of scalability, as it relates to processing power and I/O, along with the flexibility to obtain as much control as needed with tools and systems that are designed with users in mind.

Schlumberger launches definitive dynamic survey-while-drilling service

TruLink service provides high-definition wellbore architecture surveys to enhance end-to-end well construction operations.

Vallourec's intelligent pipes become your "eyes inside the well"

After two years of co-development with OpenField Technology, a startup specializing in micro-sensors, Vallourec is launching its Intelligent Pipe technology, a highly performing solution for well monitoring. Simple and easy to use, it will become your eyes inside the well.

Gulf Energy Information introduces new hydrogen data visualization platform

The service equips subscribers with detailed project data for key industry segments, including hydrogen, renewable energy, downstream, midstream, and LNG. With researchers based in Asia, Europe and North America, the service also covers the latest project news in an easy-to-digest, accessible format.

WolfePak launches Division Order solution to streamline and automate oil and gas accounting management

WolfePak Software, a leading provider of oil and gas accounting, regulatory compliance, and automation software, announced its Division Order solution, which automates the receipt, processing, approval, and management of Division Order (DO) Letters online.

FutureOn secures investment from the Bentley Acceleration Fund for oil & gas digitalization

FutureOn has secured an investment from the Bentley Acceleration Fund and established a strategic partnership with US-based Bentley Systems to accelerate the digitalization of the oil and gas industry.

Siemens Energy and Bentley Systems introduce asset performance management solution for oil & gas operators

The solution, part of Siemens Energy’s Omnivise digital solutions portfolio, supports maintenance activities across several assets, including onshore compressor stations and gas processing plants, as well as offshore production platforms and FPSO vessels.

AVEVA and SCG announce Digital Reliability Platform strategic partnership

Strategic collaboration between the organizations extends the Engineering Digital Twin and harnesses AI-Infused Asset Performance Management to prevent unplanned downtime.

Opening our minds will deliver lasting change

Rajeev Sonthalia, Schlumberger

By embracing openness while valuing partnerships and collaboration, and by sharing information and data, the E&P industry will develop better solutions quickly, and become more sustainable and responsible, faster.

Advanced data techniques streamline access to digital information

Alec Walker, DelfinSia

As the big crew change continues, operators have a wealth of digitally stored knowledge, for which less-experienced technical staff need innovative AI-based tools to efficiently access this valuable operational information.

Digital solutions for subsea pipelines, cable protection and life extension

Richard Beesley, Trelleborg Offshore

It has become essential to extend the service life of subsea pipelines and cables. New digital monitoring technologies are capturing data on motion and bending strain to mitigate damage to subsea infrastructure, to maximize asset life and ROI.

Halliburton rolls out industry-first intelligent fracturing system

The SmartFleet system connects to the reservoir through subsurface sensing to continuously measure cluster uniformity and fracture geometry. The system applies the measurements to make intelligent adjustments that improve fracture placement.

CGG’s smart data solutions business wins data management contracts

Given the current industry context, these awards reflect the continued high priority that clients have on digitalizing and thus enhancing the value of their legacy data.

Halliburton Landmark introduces Digital Well Operations cloud solution

Digital Well Operations is the industry’s first open and integrated well operations software that seamlessly connects the entire value chain – operators, service providers, logistics providers and rig providers – to deliver more efficient and safe wells.

LWD dual-physics imager for OBM applications enables real-time geological characterization

Vera Wibowo, Chandramani Shrivastava, Schlumberger

A new LWD tool system enables multiple high-resolution borehole images in nonconductive OBM, providing real-time geological characterization and inputs for drilling parameter optimization.

Inmarsat extends Fleet LTE coverage to offshore Gulf of Mexico vessels

The expansion of the Fleet LTE service means customers in both the North Sea and Gulf of Mexico can access high speed 4G, Fleet Xpress maritime VSAT Ka-band and continuous L-band connectivity within a single, fully managed hybrid package.

Weatherford launches ForeSite Sense reservoir monitoring solution

Weatherford International has launched ForeSite Sense, the world's most comprehensive reservoir monitoring solution that shows, in real-time, the critical downhole data that determines profit: pressure, temperature and flow.

Weatherford, Safe Influx sign MOU for automated well control technology

Under the MoU, the companies will cooperate globally to focus on revolutionizing well integrity during the construction phase by bringing to market the first ever integration of Managed Pressure Drilling (MPD) solutions and Automated Well Control technology.

Defining our next normal

Shawn Thomas, CentraMark Technical Sales Associates; Toni Hogan, Crystal Group

Pursuing revolutionary transformation will redefine how we work and catapult the oil and gas industry forward

Next level optimization: Zero NPT

Caroline Linder, Weir Oil & Gas

As the industry shifts to conducting operations in 2020’s climate, thriving now depends on minimizing NPT and operating costs, more than ever.