2/7/2017 11:42:19 AM
With oil making up such a large amount of exports, it is no surprise that Algeria’s slight dropping off of oil barrels each year has sparked a new flurry of activity, as those in the industry strive to bring in new oil companies.
12/7/2016 11:39:10 AM
Improved operational efficiency, significant cost savings, and the ability to tap into previously undrillable sites:drilling with large-diameter tubulars is a game-changer.
11/17/2016 7:41:37 AM
A monumental discovery of potentially billions of barrels of oil in the Midland Basin of the Wolfcamp Shale is being called the biggest shale oil field in U.S.
11/9/2016 2:51:50 PM
While low oil prices have kept production from increasing over the last couple of years, Colombia plans to remain viable through increased efficiency and new technologies.
8/30/2016 11:23:05 AM
Safety and efficiency are imperative when working in oil and gas extraction. That's why it is necessary to always perform a full safety and maintenance check prior to drilling.
8/24/2016 11:09:40 AM
The oil and gas industry has gone through a turbulent few years. A combination of economic uncertainty, supply disruptions, and geopolitical risk have bolstered volatility in oil and gas prices.
8/19/2016 11:03:01 AM
For decades, Latin American oil drilling operations lagged behind other regions. In 2016, all that has changed.
8/16/2016 11:21:37 AM
Today's declining oil prices have led some people to whisper around the watercooler that it's going to be like 1986 all over again.
7/22/2016 10:07:58 AM
Cementing services support and protect well casings and help with zonal isolation--critical for safer, environmentally sound, profitable wells. Here we go over the eight steps you can take to ensure you're completing your cementing job the right way.
7/21/2016 5:13:04 PM
A new development in shale oil extraction might appease fracking opponents. Scientists from Australia and France--a country that has banned fracking--suggest a new way to reduce environmental concerns. Their suggestion? Substitute high-pressure CO2 for water.
7/12/2016 8:59:09 AM
For long work days requiring lots of physical activity, you need to eat healthy to give you the stamina to perform your job. Here, we've compiled five ideas about what to bring to your shifts from oilfield workers and their spouses that did the trick.
7/8/2016 9:34:43 AM
Working on a drilling rig can be a dangerous job, but somebody has to do it. You team has to do its job well while also ensuring that the rig is following safety precautions. Here, we talk about four of the most important safety measures to take into consideration to keep your drilling rig crew safe.
6/29/2016 2:50:41 PM
Designed to improve the efficiency, and safety of drill floor operations, power tongs are essential tools in the oil and gas industry.
6/29/2016 2:42:14 PM
Do you want to reduce your crew's workload while also eliminating the risk of dropping pipe during system failures? This might sound too good to be true, but both can happen with a Premiere Stabberless Elevator (PSE).
6/19/2016 2:26:15 PM
The casing running tool, or CRT, is connected to the top drive system, so a drilling crew can easily operate the whole casing strings without a lot of extra equipment or people.
6/9/2016 3:00:37 PM
Torque rings revolutionize the way you run, rotate, and reciprocate API pipe. Now, while you may have heard of torque rings before, you may not be sure what they do.