Oil and Gas Industry Latest Tech Trends

04.04.2016 LUKOIL Adopts Unique Multi-Stage Hydrofracturing Technology TTS

PJSC LUKOIL has successfully introduced TTS technology in multi-stage hydrofracturing in horizontal wells. The technology was implemented at Western Siberia oil fields.

30.03.2016 Emerson Launches Latest Reservoir Engineering Software Enhancements for Improved Field Development Decision-Making

Emerson Process Management has launched Roxar Tempest™ 7.2, the latest version of its integrated reservoir engineering software suite that can be applied in a wide variety of scenarios such as field appraisal, field optimization, and brownfield development.

25.03.2016 Weatherford Recognized for Drilling in Vostochno-Messoyakhskoe Field

Messoyakhaneftegaz CJSC recognized experts from Weatherford as part of the Best Team in Production Drilling, 2015, at the Messoyakha Project.

25.03.2016 Schlumberger Introduces Real-Time Downhole Flow Measurement Service

Schlumberger introduced the ACTive Q CT real-time downhole flow measurement service, which delivers real-time injection diagnostics and treatment evaluation in just one run in a well.

14.03.2016 Turning to Frack Tech, Stricken U.S. Oil Drillers Test New Limits

By Devika Krishna Kumar

Fifty-stage frack jobs. Fifteen-foot cluster spacing. More than 2,000 pounds of proppant concentrate per foot.

14.03.2016 Gazprom Neft Opens Newly Refurbished and Re-equipped Drilling Support Centre

Following full refurbishment and re-equipment, the Gazprom Neft Drilling Support Centre (part of the company’s Joint Scientific and Research Centre and responsible for round-the-clock monitoring of the company’s most high-tech wells) is now operational, with the facility

11.03.2016 HampsonRussell 10.1 from CGG GeoSoftware Offers Significant New Features for Reservoir Characterization

CGG GeoSoftware announced the release of HRS 10.1, reflecting its commitment to continually improve reservoir characterization technologies for geoscientists.

10.03.2016 Weatherford, Chevron Recognized for High-Temperature Technology

At the SPE Thailand E&P Annual Awards Program 2015, held on February 26 in Bangkok, Thailand, the HeatWave™ Extreme service — jointly developed by Weatherford and Chevron — won the top prize recognizing achievement in the oil and gas industry.

09.03.2016 Addax Petroleum Chooses Paradigm Technology as its Corporate Tool for Pore Pressure Prediction

Paradigm®  announced that Addax Petroleum has acquired the Paradigm Pore Pressure Prediction module to complement its Paradigm suite of products, which includes Paradigm SKUA-GOCAD™, Geolog® and EarthStudy 360®.