Products & Technology

May 18, 2018

Q&A: How the oil and gas industry compares in reducing carbon

BY Patrick C. Miller When it comes to technology investments that reduce greenhouse gas emissions in the U.S., a new study from API shows that the oil and gas industry is at the top of the list. The study compares how the industry stacks up against other entities. READ MORE

May 18, 2018

Thermo Fisher Scientific announces new two-in-one instrument

BY Patrick C. Miller The AutoXP, a new two-in-one instrument released by Thermo Fisher Scientific, is a flow computer that can also be used as a smart multivariable transmitter. It provides more control and connectivity than possible with two separate instruments. READ MORE

May 15, 2018

SandRidge, Advantage agree to deploy gas-to-liquids tech

BY Luke GeiverSandRidge Energy Inc. will deploy a gas-to-liquids technology in the Niobrara shale play of Colorado after agreeing with Dallas-based Advantage Midstream. READ MORE

May 07, 2018

Shale gas gatherers add long-term commitments in SCOOP, Delaware

BY Luke GeiverWhiteWater Midstream continues to add big-name partners to its Delaware Basin pipeline created to move shale gas produced from the play. And Cardinal Midstream has more acreage dedication in Oklahoma. READ MORE

May 07, 2018

Oilfield services market recovery too much for KLX to give up

BY Luke GeiverKLX Inc., a distributor of equipment to the aerospace industry and a service provider to the exploration and production sector, is selling its aerospace assets to aviation giant the Boeing Co. READ MORE

May 07, 2018

Weatherford making strides in comeback from downturn

BY Patrick C. Miller Reduced costs, lower depreciation and an improved market environment are helping Weatherford International recover from the effects of the low-oil-price environment. CEO Mark McCollum said first quarter results show the company is on the right track. READ MORE

April 23, 2018

Tally Energy Services acquires two Gearcon companies

BY Patrick C. Miller With the acquisition of Gearcon Inc. and Gearcon Drilling Tools, Tally Energy Services of Houston has added downhole drilling motors to the list of products it provides to shale oil and gas operators. The Canadian companies will relocate to Texas. READ MORE

April 22, 2018

Schlumberger optimistic in Q1 outlook on rebalanced oil market

BY Luke GeiverThe global oil market is back in balance, according to the world's largest oilfield services company Schlumberger. The lack of global stock builds and continued Russia, OPEC production cuts have the market in balance. READ MORE

April 17, 2018

Trinidad Drilling changes plan to move rigs from Saudi Arabia

BY Patrick C. Miller Three drilling rigs that Trinidad Drilling had planned to move from Saudi Arabia to the Permian Basin will instead be sold. The Canadian company will sell the rigs for $30 million each and upgrade three other rigs for use in the Permian. READ MORE