Oil and Gas Industry Latest tech trends

25.04.2014 Dresser-Rand Introduces New Magnum® HammerHead™ Valve

Dresser-Rand, a global supplier of rotating equipment solutions to the oil, gas, petrochemical, and process industries, launched its new Magnum® HammerHead™ valve.

21.04.2014 Russian “Wall-E” Robot Guards Environmental Safety of Oil Professionals

So far, the traditional method of reservoirs’ sludge cleaning – manual, using portable systems – remains the key option for storage sites. This method requires the presence of personnel inside the tank during the works, causing irreparable harm to his health.

21.04.2014 Rimera Develops Hydraulic Protection for Complicated Upstream Conditions

Specialists of Rimera R&D Center together with experts from the Alnas plant developed a piston hydroprotection GTPA5 (5th grade – 92 mm).

21.04.2014 PetroEngineering Development Saves Diesel Fuel

A technology for boosting the generating capacity of diesel generators developed by PetroEngineering reduces their fuel consumption, too.

The proposed solutions target remote locations that cannot link to industrial 6 kV grids.

21.04.2014 Fluke’s New Temperature Calibrator – High Precision in Monofunctional Instrument

Fluke Corp. introduces its two monofunctional calibrators for modeling the temperature sensors of technological processes.

18.04.2014 Weatherford Announces Reveal 360 Technique

Weatherford Petroleum Consultants AS announced the preview launch of Reveal 360 at the AAPG Annual Convention and Exhibition 2014. Reveal 360 is a new, patent pending imaging technique that removes the blind spots from wireline wellbore images.

17.04.2014 New Honeywell Ultrasonic Flowmeter Helps Achieve ‘Metering Intelligence’ for Pipeline Monitoring

Honeywell released its newest ultrasonic flowmeter designed to help natural gas producers improve efficiency by more-accurately tracking the movement of gas through pipelines.

11.04.2014 Shell Egypt introduces its ‘most advanced modern technology’

Leading lubricants company Shell Egypt launched its new Shell Helix Ultra motor oil products with patented Shell PurePlus technology during an event held at the JW Marriott on 6 April.

10.04.2014 Statoil Uses New Oil-Sands Technology Amid Rising CO2

Statoil ASA (STL) expects to decrease carbon-dioxide emissions per barrel from its Canadian oil-sands projects by 20 percent within six years, responding to environmental criticism of the crude production method.