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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. 

11.02.2014 Linde to Deliver Two Hydrogen Plants to Russia

Technology company The Linde Group has recently signed an engineering and procurement contract for two hydrogen plants in Nizhnekamsk, Republic of Tatarstan, Russian Federation. The contract was awarded by PSC TAIF-NK, a leader in the oil refining industry in Tatarstan.

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.

10.02.2014 Trelleborg Receives First Drill Riser Buoyancy Order from Hyundai Heavy Industries in Korea

Trelleborg’s offshore operation has been awarded its first order for drill riser buoyancy modules (DRBM) and riser protection by engineering, procurement, construction and installation contractor, Hyundai Heavy Industries (HHI) in Korea.

06.02.2014 Gazprom Neft To Cut Back On Tight Reserves Projects

In 2014, Gazprom Neft plans about 20% boost in drilling horizontal wells with multistage hydrofracturing, Vadim Yakovlev, First Deputy General Director of the company, said.

06.02.2014 CGG’s New Hampson-Russell Software Release, HRS-9/R2, Targets Unconventional Resources

CGG has released HRS-9/R2, an upgrade to its intuitive and interactive Hampson-Russell HRS-9 reservoir characterization software suite. It builds on HRS-9, launched in 2012, by offering geoscientists new capabilities focusing on unconventional resources.

06.02.2014 Schlumberger Introduces New Microseismic Surface Acquisition System

Schlumberger announced the introduction of the MS Recon* high-fidelity microseismic surface acquisition system.

03.02.2014 Chevron, GE Form Technology Alliance

Chevron Energy Technology Company and GE Oil & Gas (NYSE: GE) announced today the creation of the Chevron GE Technology Alliance, which will develop and commercialize valuable technologies to solve critical issues for the oil and gas industry.

31.01.2014 ERIELL Group Surpassed its Own Achievement in the West Siberia’s ARCTICGAZ Project

ERIELL Group has achieved a new record level in the ARCTICGAZ project having drilled the well with a 1019 m-long horizontal wellbore in 68 days.