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Wednesday, December 7, 2016

Industry Headlines

Innovation Here to Stay as Oil, Gas Industry Seeks Competitive Edge
Innovation will continue to play a role as oil and gas companies seek to maintain competitive edge.

Analysts: Production Ramp-Up at TEN Crucial for Tullow
Production ramp-up of the TEN field offshore Ghana is crucial for Tullow Oil plc to maintain continued bank support ahead of a final investment decision on a new project in Uganda, say analysts.

OPEC Deal Will Go Ahead Even If Only Russia Commits
OPEC's deal to cut oil production will go ahead even if Russia becomes the only non-OPEC country to commit to reduce output at a meeting this week, Nigeria says.

Top Soft Skills the Oil, Gas Industry Needs
While the industry works its way toward a recovery, Rigzone highlights specific soft skills that will be needed by oil and gas workers.

Reports: Offshore Gas Worker Dies in North Sea Incident
An offshore gas worker has died after an incident in the North Sea, according to various media reports.

OPEC Production Cut to Drive OFS Spending in Shale
Oilfield services spending for onshore shale will grow as a result of OPEC's production cut, but offshore suppliers will struggle in 2017.

NNPC Head: Nigeria Oil Sales Should Be Centralized In Sector Overhaul
Nigeria's oil sales should remain the sole responsibility of one company rather than be split between two agencies as a draft of the country's long-awaited petroleum bill proposes.

BLOG: US Government Claim on Cybersecurity Shortage Doesn't Hold Up
The US government's claim that no shortage of cybersecurity professionals exists doesn't hold water.



Tuesday, December 6, 2016

Industry Headlines

Statoil Pledges to Slash CO2 Emissions by 2030
Statoil's CEO Eldar Saetre has vowed to cut the company's CO2 emissions across its Norwegian assets over the next 13 years.

Oil Falls On Output Cut Skepticism, OPEC And Russia Output Rise
Oil prices end lower for the first time since OPEC agreed on Nov. 30 to cut output.






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by Matt Varhaug, Oilfield Review editor
Tue, Mar 20, 2007 23:57 GMT

THE WOODLANDS, Texas - Field testing is opening the way for coiled tubing in directional wells drilled in the San Juan Basin of Colorado and New Mexico, USA.

Speaking here at the Intervention & Coiled Tubing Association's (ICoTA) 2007 Coiled Tubing and Well Intervention conference and exhibition, Tony Pink, Drilling Engineering Manager with Schlumberger, described how the San Juan Coiled Tubing Project was launched by BP America to evaluate directional drilling systems used in coiled tubing applications.

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Last updated by admin on 11/09/2007 12:00 AM (Read: 42472 times)

by Gretchen Gillis
Thu, Nov 9, 2006 01:29 GMT

PERTH, Australia ?Making good reservoir predictions is a crucial endeavor for petroleum geologists, as evidenced by numerous presentations given here at the AAPG International Conference and Exhibition.

Geological interpretations of outcrops, wells, or other data types depend heavily on the skill of the interpreter, and typically are strengthened by the interpreter抯 experience. The oil and gas industry is hiring new geological interpreters at breakneck speed, and often these interpreters collaborate on large projects, so consistency of interpretive approach is desirable.

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Web Delivers Timely Petrotechnical Reference Data
Last updated by admin on 04/04/2007 07:40 AM (Read: 39274 times)

by Gretchen Gillis
Tue, Apr 3, 2007 19:39 GMT

LONG BEACH, California – The drilling, logging and other oilfield equipment of today bears a resemblance to its earliest predecessors. But the volume of data acquired when drilling a well has grown substantially over the years. This volume might leave scientists and engineers wondering what data they have acquired unless they have a photographic memory: the number of well-log curves and parameters exceeds 50,000 and grows by approximately 1,000 curves yearly.

A real-time delivery mechanism improves the acquisition, processing and interpretation workflows by supplying log-curve descriptions and other information via the Web.

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DOGGR: Drilling Through Time
Last updated by admin on 03/24/2007 11:37 PM (Read: 36574 times)

Before Europeans discovered California, Native Americans had discovered uses for petroleum. Asphaltum from oil seeps helped keep arrowheads on their shafts and made baskets watertight.

The Division of Oil, Gas, and Geothermal Resources -- originally known as the Department of Petroleum and Gas -- never regulated the making of arrows or baskets. Its work began in 1915, at a time when the oil and gas industry was a booming free-for-all in need of a referee. Through the 20th Century and into today, DOGGR has helped the oil, gas and geothermal (a relative newcomer) industries maintain productivity while becoming more efficient, diversified and environmentally conscious.

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Fullbore Formation MicroImager
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The FMI Fullbore Formation MicroImager gives you microresistivity formation images in water-base mud. This is the preferred approach for determining net pay in laminated sediments of fluvial and turbidite depositional environments.

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These features define important reservoir geometries and petrophysical reservoir parameters. The interpretation of image-derived sedimentary dip data lets you understand sedimentary structures.

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Well-to-well correlation is difficult in deviated wells with sections of steep and varying structural dip. Greatly improve structural interpretation of seismic sections with high-quality bedding dips to compute accurate logs of true stratigraphic thickness.

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Geological information from FMI borehole images helps with stochastic modeling of the sand-shale distribution. FMI images define channel heights superbly in amalgamated units. Other variables, such as the channel width and channel sinuosity, can be estimated using geological analogs, based on detailed sedimentological analysis of FMI image data.

Improve well construction plans
Borehole images improve your mechanical earth models which, in turn, help you optimize well plans. Better understanding of borehole stability can save you millions of dollars during field development.

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Better Turns for Rotary Steerable Drilling
Last updated by lai_wmn on 08/20/2006 02:03 PM (Read: 35272 times)

Farther, faster, cheaper, safer. These words describe the drilling results of the newest rotary steerable systems. Substantial advances in the reliability and steerability of rotary steerable drilling systems allow engineers to plan and drill complicated well trajectories in extremely demanding environments. Better still, oil and gas companies save rig time while doing so.

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WHY INVEST IN OIL AND GAS NOW?
Last updated by admin on 08/16/2006 08:35 AM (Read: 43926 times)

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Stratigraphic Column
Last updated by admin on 07/27/2006 08:59 AM (Read: 38052 times)

A stratigraphic column is a drawing done by a geologist that describes what rocks in a cliff wall or underground look like. This allows other geologists, who have never seen these rocks in person, to understand the geology of that area, and perhaps even decide whether or not there is the potential for oil or natural gas to exist in these rocks.

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DOE-backed Consortium Delivers 6 New 'Stripper Well' Te
Last updated by admin on 06/27/2006 03:04 PM (Read: 35852 times)

Joint ventures in technology development by government and industry delivered six new deployment-ready applications in four years to extend the useful life of more than 650,000 stripper wells that deliver almost 15% of America's domestic oil production and almost 8% of natural gas production, according to the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE).

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What is the Role of Technology in Oil & Gas Production?
Last updated by admin on 06/22/2006 07:37 AM (Read: 43289 times)

When many people think of the oil and natural gas industry, they think of an old, dirty, staid industry using technology from decades ago. The images they see on television or in the movies show oil gushing madly out of wellbore or a mechanical drilling rig with three men in dirty clothes throwing a chain around drill pipe. Most people do not realize how out-dated these images are. Oil and gas is a very technology-oriented industry; many techniques developed by the industry are now used in other industries, including the space program. Technological innovations have made it possible for the oil and gas industry to supply the fuels that power the world economy.

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Latest Oil & Gas News

Thursday, December 8, 2016

Latest Oil & Gas News

SapuraKencana: Short-Term Industry Outlook Uncertain
The short-term industry outlook remains uncertain, although there are early indications that the oil price is heading towards a path of stability in the medium term, SapuraKencana says.

Chevron Plans $19.8B Capital, Exploratory Budget for 2017
Some $11.6 billion of Chevron's $19.8-billion capital spending plan will target international upstream projects.

Australia's Santos To Focus On Long-Life Gas In Growth Push
Australia's Santos Ltd will cut costs and put some assets up for sale in a turnaround strategy announced on Tuesday, aiming to reduce debt over the next 3 years and set itself up to grow as a gas producer.

UKCS Oil, Gas Extraction Drops 10%
Oil and gas extraction in the UKCS decreased by 10% year-on-year, and by 10.8% month-on-month, in October, according to the latest numbers from the Office for National Statistics (ONS).

Oil Flows From Otakikpo Marginal Field in Nigeria
Lekoil announced Thursday that oil has flowed from the Otakikpo Marginal Field in Nigeria to onshore storage tanks, where it will be evacuated upon completion of the offshore pipeline.






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