The technology group Wärtsilä was awarded a 38 MW power plant project by the EPC company Groupement TEC-IEE in Equatorial Guinea. The project is sponsored by the Ministry of Hydrocarbons with the intention to boost the development of local industry. The order was booked in Q3 2018.  Wärtsilä Corporation...
New system is an environmentally friendly replacement for a regulated hard chrome coating used in the oil and gas industry. Hard chrome has been used extensively for coating the surfaces of different parts (e.g., hydraulic shafts and cylinders, pump internals and housings, piston rods, compressor rods, mandrels, mud motors, valves,...
Halliburton Co. on Jul. 17 introduced 3D reservoir mapping, a new logging-while-drilling (LWD) capability that provides a detailed representation of subsurface structures to improve well placement in complex reservoirs. 3D inversion, an advanced reservoir mapping process, reveals overlooked features such as faults, water zones, or local structural variations that can...
Allweiler, a CIRCOR Business Unit, is exhibiting at Hannover Messe this year its redesigned OptiFixT progressive cavity pump, a next-gen maintenance solution designed to save money. The Allweiler team will demonstrate its functionality by guiding visitors through the five easy steps to dismantle the pump. The IN-1000 Condition and...
BP is “deadly serious” about reducing emissions from oil and gas production, said Gordon Birrell, BP’s COO for production, transformation and carbon, at OTC. Some in the industry are finding ways offshore to produce energy smarter as oil and gas companies, large and small, are feeling the pressure to address...
Cortec's VpCI®-329 D ES is a ready to use spray providing strong rust prevention for metals in indoor and outdoor sheltered conditions. The product can be easily applied/sprayed from a handheld trigger spray bottle. It protects gears, spindles, coils, or any other metal parts that require a light coat of...
Eurasia Review reports that a research group from Chalmers University of Technology, Sweden, has made great, rapid strides towards the development of a specially designed molecule which can store solar energy for later use. These advances have been presented in four scientific articles this year, with the most recent...
Измерение уровня раздела границы сред или различных фаз одной и той же среды часто производится в нефтега-зовой и нефтехимической отраслях промышленности. В то время как в технологиях измерения уровня жидких и сухих веществ были достигнуты значительные успехи, измерение уровня между отдельными фазами среды все еще остается довольно сложной задачей,...
Interface or multiphase level measurements exist throughout the oil & gas streams as well as petrochemical. While level measurement technologies have come a long way in effectively measuring liquids and solids, multiphase level measurement continues to be the biggest challenge and opportunity that exists today to which there is...
BP Ventures has invested $5 million in Belmont Technology’s Series A financing to further bolster BP’s artificial intelligence (AI) and digital capabilities in its upstream business. The investment supports BP’s ongoing work exploring opportunities to apply machine learning and cognitive computing in its global oil and gas business. The Houston technology...