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Weatherford launches new composite frac plug to reduce mill-out time

Posted on 01 April 2015 in Innovating While Drilling, News, Videos

Weatherford launched its TruFrac composite frac plug at the 2015 SPE/ICoTA Coiled Tubing and Well Intervention Conference in The Woodlands, Texas, on 24 March…

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Coiled tubing-conveyed monitoring system aims to maximize production, intervention success

Posted on 01 April 2015 in Innovating While Drilling, News, Videos

A new coiled-tubing service is providing a method for continuous, real-time monitoring of horizontal or highly deviated wells by installing fiber optics inside various sizes…

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ExxonMobil begins production at Hadrian South in Gulf of Mexico

Posted on 31 March 2015 in News, The Offshore Frontier

ExxonMobil has begun production in the deepwater Gulf of Mexico (GOM) at Hadrian South, with facilities tied back to the nearby Lucius project. Daily gross production…

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Active risk assessment, global sharing at core of Nabors safety intervention program

Posted on 31 March 2015 in Drilling It Safely, News

Gagan Singhal, Area Manager at Nabors Drilling International, outlined a new safety intervention system that helps the company…

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National Petroleum Council: US can safely tap Arctic resources to secure energy needs

Posted on 30 March 2015 in News, The Offshore Frontier

Prudently developing US Arctic oil and natural gas resources would enhance America’s position as a global leader in energy production for the next 35 years…

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Joint safety improvement plan aligns HSE objectives, “language” for Shell, Halliburton

Posted on 30 March 2015 in Drilling It Safely, News

Speaking at a joint presentation with Halliburton at the 2015 IADC HSE&T Asia Pacific Conference in Kuala Lumpur on 12 March, Alain Moonen…

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Gravity-deployed carbon composite cable completes first commercial deployment offshore Norway

Posted on 27 March 2015 in Innovating While Drilling, News

Ziebel, a Stavanger-based provider of specialist well intervention services for the oil and gas industry, announced that its Z-Line gravity-deployed…

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Petronas’ INSTEP training institute plans improvements for integrated, experiential learning

Posted on 27 March 2015 in Innovating While Drilling, News

Institut Teknologi PETRONAS (INSTEP) takes realism seriously when it comes to experiential learning – seriously enough to be planning…

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Wood Mackenzie: Falling costs to soften blow of slashed exploration budgets

Posted on 26 March 2015 in Global and Regional Markets, News

Exploration budget cuts in 2015 will average 30%, but that will be matched by an approximately equal fall in exploration costs…

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Douglas-Westwood: Oilfield services expenditure to decline by 30% in 2015

Posted on 25 March 2015 in Global and Regional Markets, News, Onshore Advances, The Offshore Frontier

Global oilfield services (OFS) markets are facing difficult headwinds as a function of commodity prices…

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  • 01 April 2015

    Weatherford launches new composite frac plug to reduce mill-out time

    Weatherford launched its TruFrac composite frac plug at the 2015 SPE/ICoTA Coiled Tubing and Well Intervention Conference in The Woodlands, Texas, on 24 March...

  • 01 April 2015

    Coiled tubing-conveyed monitoring system aims to maximize production, intervention success

    A new coiled-tubing service is providing a method for continuous, real-time monitoring of horizontal or highly deviated wells by installing fiber optics inside various sizes...

  • 31 March 2015

    ExxonMobil begins production at Hadrian South in Gulf of Mexico

    ExxonMobil has begun production in the deepwater Gulf of Mexico (GOM) at Hadrian South, with facilities tied back to the nearby Lucius project. Daily gross production...

  • 31 March 2015

    Active risk assessment, global sharing at core of Nabors safety intervention program

    Gagan Singhal, Area Manager at Nabors Drilling International, outlined a new safety intervention system that helps the company...

  • 30 March 2015

    National Petroleum Council: US can safely tap Arctic resources to secure energy needs

    Prudently developing US Arctic oil and natural gas resources would enhance America’s position as a global leader in energy production for the next 35 years...

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