Oil and Gas Industry Latest Tech Trends

14.01.2013 Halliburton Uses Clean-Burning U.S. Natural Gas to Power a Complete Hydraulic Fracturing Fleet

Apache Corporation and Caterpillar have developed innovative dual-fuel technology capable of safely and efficiently powering the pumping equipment used for fracturing treatments with a mixture of natural gas and diesel.

14.01.2013 Shell Technology Center Houston Relaunches after Expansion and Renovation

Shell Technology Center Houston has undergone extensive modernization and expansion to become one of the largest industrial technology centers in the world.

27.12.2012 Edinburgh U Student Wins Honeywell Automation Award

Honeywell announced the winner of its fifth annual student competition dedicated to the encouragement of design and innovation in the process industry.

20.12.2012 A successful R&D partnership between IFP Energies nouvelles and Ciel et Terre

IFP Energies nouvelles (IFPEN) and Ciel et Terre signed an R&D agreement at the end of 2011 to develop Hydrelio©, the world's first large-scale floating solar power generation system.

17.12.2012 TNK-BP to Increase Pipeline Dismantling Scope by 10% in KhMAO in 2013

ТNК-ВР reports that it will increase the scope of pipeline dismantling in KhMAO to 1,282.6 km in 2013, which is 10% more than last year.

17.12.2012 Stockholm Precision Tools Renewed Their Line of Innovative Instruments

Stockholm Precision Tools AB presented in Stockholm innovative developments of navigation and measuring systems for directional surveys in the oil-and-gas and mining industry.

10.12.2012 RORC to Upgrade Tank Farm

TNK-BP informs that RORC (a TNK-BP Group company) will invest $175 mln in its tank farm upgrade program till 2020. The 2012 investment will amount to approximately $3.5 mln, the plan for 2013 envisages $15 mln.

03.12.2012 Fugro Introduces DeepWorks Simulator for Saab Seaeye ROVs

Fugro has developed a new version of its DeepWorks ROV simulator for the Saab Seaeye family of electric ROVs, supporting console integration of the Seaeye Tiger, Lynx, Cougar XT and Panther XT/XT Plus models.

03.12.2012 Dow and Trelleborg Receive World Oil Award For Advanced Subsea Insulation

The winner of the 2012 World Oil Award for Best Production Technology is a breakthrough in subsea insulation developed by Dow Oil & Gas, a business unit of The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE: DOW), in cooperation with multiple organizations, including Trelleborg Offshore

09.11.2012 McCrometer Offers Wafer-Cone Flow Meter With CE Marking

To support McCrometer’s European customers, the high-accuracy, virtually no-maintenance Wafer-Cone® Flow Meter meets the requirements of the European Community’s Pressure Equipment Directive (PED) 97/23/EC and is  eligible for use throughout the region.