Oil and Gas Industry Latest Tech Trends

28.02.2014 Yokogawa Releases Enhanced Version of STARDOM FCN-RTU Low-power Autonomous Controller

Yokogawa Electric Corporation announced the release of an enhanced version of the FCN-RTU* low-power autonomous controller for the STARDOM™ network-based control system on February 26.

27.02.2014 Schlumberger Launches Degradable Alloy Technology to Optimize Well Productivity

Schlumberger announced today the introduction of the ELEMENTAL* degradable alloy balls for multistage stimulation treatments. The technology demonstrates predictable and complete degradation of the alloy balls ensuring maximum well productivity.

24.02.2014 Tatneft Implements New Enhanced Oil Recovery Technologies

The technology of controlled carbonate reservoir flooding through combined effects of sedimentation and gel-forming compositions (GEOS-K technology) is successfully implemented at Tatneft Company to increase the recovery factor of the carbonate reservoirs.

21.02.2014 Gubkin University and Weatherford Develop Partnership in Complex and Integrated Oil&Gas Projects

On February 18, 2014 Gubkin Russian State University of Oil and Gas and oilfield service company Weatherford signed a Memorandum of Understanding aimed at joining efforts to establish the Center of Joint Geological and Geophysical Studies.

20.02.2014 Schlumberger Introduces New Fracturing Technique

Schlumberger announced today the introduction of the BroadBand Sequence* fracturing technique, which enables sequential stimulation of perforation clusters in wells drilled in unconventional reservoirs.

20.02.2014 Emerson Introduces Next Generation Fork Viscosity Meter

Emerson Process Management has released the Micro Motion Fork Viscosity Meter, the next generation of the market-leading Micro Motion 7827 and 7829 direct insertion viscosity and density meters.  Incorporating the same rugged and reliable tuning fork design as its predec

18.02.2014 TATNEFT Implements Efficient Oil&Gas Exploration Technologies

TATNEFT Company is successfully implementing the method of local targets geochemical testing in forecasting oil saturation.

18.02.2014 Paradigm Delivers Well Planning & Drilling Software Solution on the Public Cloud

Paradigm® (www.pdgm.com) announced today the availability of Sysdrill, its well planning and drilling engineering solution on the Amazon Web Services™ (AWS) cloud.  Sysdrill enhances well planning accuracy and reduces drilling risk and u

12.02.2014 Deep Casing Tools Sets New World Record Again For Longest Tool Run

Deep Casing Tools, which has a range of innovative tools designed to land casing and completions at target depth within oil or gas wells, has set a new world record in Saudi Arabia for the longest tool run. 

10.02.2014 Gazprom Neft and Schlumberger Expand Technical Cooperation for Development of Shale Oil Reserves

Gazprom Neft and Schlumberger have signed a supplement to their Framework Agreement on Technology Cooperation *, which was made in 2011.