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BJ Services Inks Contract with Aethon to Deploy TITAN Frac Fleet
Thursday, March 12, 2020The TITAN provides up to 5,000 horsepower while supporting the reduction of greenhouse gas emissions and reduced operating costs.

BJ Services Advances TITAN Fracturing Pump Platform
Thursday, February 06, 2020The company plans to deploy the first commercial TITAN fleet in the second half of 2020.

Baker Hughes Closes BJ Services Acquisition
Thursday, April 29, 2010Baker Hughes has closed its acquisition of BJ Services Company.

Baker Hughes, BJ Services Reach Final Agreement with DOJ
Tuesday, April 27, 2010Baker Hughes and BJ Services have reached a final agreement with the Antitrust Division of the U.S. Department of Justice in connection with the governmental approval of the pending merger between the companies.

BJ Services Gets to Work on Casablanca Platform
Friday, April 09, 2010BJ Services secured a contract to deliver casing, tubular and drillstring running services for a subsidiary of Repsol, offshore Spain.

BJ Services Recruiting Staff for Marcellus Expansion
Friday, April 09, 2010BJ Services is expanding its tubing and casing running operations in the Marcellus shale fields of Pennsylvania, West Virginia and New York.

BJ Services Carries Out Pipeline Commissioning in Qatar
Thursday, April 08, 2010BJ Services has successfully completed its first ethylene pipeline commissioning contract in Qatar.

BHI, BJ Services to Finalize DOJ Agreement in April
Wednesday, March 31, 2010The Antitrust Division of the DOJ, Baker Hughes and BJ Services are finalizing a proposed Final Judgment, and the two companies anticipate closing their merger in early April.

Stockholders Approve BHI-BJ Services Merger
Wednesday, March 31, 2010BJ Services' stockholders voted to approve and adopt the Agreement and Plan of Merger with Baker Hughes.

BJ Services Commercializes TeleCoil Logging System
Tuesday, March 30, 2010BJ Services has commercialized its TeleCoil downhole communication system, successfully gathering accurate depth, temperature and pressure information for several operators in the North Sea.

Baker Hughes, BJ Services Adjourn Stockholder Meetings
Friday, March 19, 2010At their respective special meetings of stockholders held today, Baker Hughes' stockholders and BJ Services' stockholders each voted to adjourn their meetings.

Baker Hughes, BJ Still Awaiting Antitrust Approval from DOJ
Monday, March 15, 2010Baker Hughes and BJ Services have received all the necessary approvals from foreign jurisdictions required to close the BJ Services merger.

Halliburton: No Need to Merge to Compete with Rivals
Thursday, March 11, 2010The world's second-largest oilfield services provider doesn't feel the need to make a major acquisition, Bloomberg reported Wednesday.

BJ Bags Gorgon Precommissioning Gig
Friday, March 05, 2010BJ Services will provide pipeline precommissioning services associated with the construction of the Gorgon Project, located off the coast of Western Australia.

House Panel Probes Natural Gas Hydrofracking Process
Friday, February 19, 2010The House Energy and Commerce Committee began an investigation into the potential impacts of a natural gas production process on the environment and human health.

BJ Services Appoints Area Manager for GOM Region
Friday, February 12, 2010Kyle Ruzick will oversee all process and pipeline services operations, business development initiatives and financial management throughout the Gulf of Mexico region.

BJ Services Secures Conductor-Driving Gig Offshore India
Tuesday, February 09, 2010BJ Services has been awarded a contract to provide conductor-driving services for the petroleum operations being carried out offshore India in the Panna-Mukta and Mid & South Tapti Fields.

BJ Services' 1Q 2010 Revenue Up 6% from Previous Quarter
Tuesday, February 09, 2010BJ Services reported that revenue in the first quarter of fiscal 2010, which ended December 31, 2009, was $931.5 million, representing a 6% increase from the $878.2 million reported in the previous quarter.

BJ Services Unveils New GEMINI Combo Tool
Friday, February 05, 2010BJ Services has introduced the GEMINI system, a new range of combo tools that provide caliper, metal loss and mapping information in a single tool.

BJ Services Applies ComPlete MST System on Sisi-Nubi Project
Wednesday, January 06, 2010BJ Services Company has completed the 25th application of its ComPlete multizone single-trip system with a successful five-zone completion on the Sisi-Nubi project in the Mahakam Delta offshore Indonesia.

BJ Services Launches New Program for Process, Pipeline Services Group
Tuesday, December 22, 2009BJ Services Company announced the launch of its second Graduate Certificate in Project Management program for employees in its process and pipeline services group.

BJ Services Wraps Up Major Contract in Offshore KG-D6 Field
Wednesday, December 16, 2009BJ Services Company has completed a major contract to provide a range of precommissioning services for Helix Energy Solutions Group offshore India.

BJ Services Cements World's Longest Solid Expandable Tubular Liner
Thursday, December 10, 2009BJ Services recently set a world record for cementing the longest solid expandable tubular liner for an operator in the Gulf of Mexico.

BJ Services Declares Quarterly Cash Dividend
Friday, December 04, 2009BJ Services Company's Board of Directors has approved a quarterly cash dividend in the amount of $.05 per share, payable January 13, 2010 to shareholders of record at the close of business on December 15, 2009.

BJ Services Shuffles Pipeline Services Group in Aberdeen
Wednesday, December 02, 2009BJ Services Company announced a number of personnel appointments and promotions within its pipeline services group.

BJ Services Bags Well Services Contract in Italy
Monday, November 23, 2009BJ's well services team will provide acid stimulation services on a number of Eni's wells to maximize the inflow area of the wellbore in oil and gas formations throughout Italy, both onshore and offshore.

BJ Services Notes Fourth Fiscal Quarter 2009 Net Loss
Monday, November 23, 2009BJ Services Company reported a net loss from continuing operations of $2.8 million, or $(0.01) per diluted share, for the fourth quarter of fiscal 2009, which ended September 30, 2009.

BJ Services Opens New Process and Pipeline Bases in Canada
Monday, November 16, 2009BJ Services Company announced that it has opened two new operations bases in Canada. The new bases are dedicated to delivering process and pipeline services to customers throughout Canada.

BJ Services Completes Major Subsea Ops Offshore Nigeria
Tuesday, November 10, 2009BJ Services Company recently completed a major subsea pipeline precommissioning operation on the Akpo development, one of the largest deepwater developments ever undertaken.

Baker Hughes' Profits Take a Hit, BJ Services to Advance Portfolio
Wednesday, November 04, 2009"Third quarter North America operating margins rebounded from the low set in the second quarter of 2009. "International results were disappointing with revenue less than expected and price discounting greater than expected," said CEO Chad Deaton.

StatoilHydro Taps BJ Services for Coiled Tubing Services on NCS
Friday, October 30, 2009BJ Services was awarded a multiyear coiled tubing services contract by StatoilHydro, covering all of its operations on the Norwegian Continental Shelf.

BJ Services Taps Electromagnetic Energy to Remedy Wells
Wednesday, October 28, 2009BJ Services has launched a new technology that can boost production in underproducing and plugged wells using a combination of electromagnetic wave frequencies to affect downhole molecular bonding.

KPO Taps BJ Services for Support Operations in Kazakhstan
Tuesday, October 20, 2009KPO has awarded a contract to BJ Services Company to provide a range of process services for the Karachaganak development project in Kazakhstan.

Baker Hughes, BJ Services Receive Antitrust Request
Thursday, October 15, 2009Baker Hughes and BJ Services Company have received a request from the Antitrust Division of the Department of Justice for additional information with respect to Baker Hughes' proposed merger with BJ Services.

BJ Services Installs First InjectSafe Chemical Injection System
Thursday, October 15, 2009BJ Services Company has successfully installed the first InjectSafe chemical injection system with DynaCoil capillary injection strings offshore in two wells in Europe.

BJ Services Debuts Largest Stimulation Vessel in Ultradeep GOM
Monday, October 05, 2009BJ Services is launching the world's largest high-performance stimulation vessel --The Blue Dolphin -- for oil and gas wells in the Lower Tertiary and other Gulf of Mexico formations.

BJ Services, Baker Hughes Unveil IntelliFrac Services
Friday, October 02, 2009The recently launched IntelliFrac service integrates state-of-the-art fracturing and production enhancement services from BJ with advanced microseismic services from Baker Hughes.

Heed The Oil Patch's Smart Sellers
Wednesday, September 02, 2009Corporate chiefs usually aim to sell out when businesses are showing their brightest potential. Could it also be smart to find an exit when there's no light at the end of the tunnel?

Baker Hughes to Acquire BJ Services for $5.5B
Monday, August 31, 2009Baker Hughes' and BJ Services have approved a definitive merger agreement, which represents a transaction value of $5.5 billion for BJ Services based on closing stock prices on August 28, 2009.

Analysis: Offshore Cementing Services Firm Up
Tuesday, August 04, 2009Currently, there are hundreds of offshore rigs working worldwide. Whether they are performing exploration, development or workover operations, these rigs depend on state-of-the-art cementing units to complete the task at hand.

BJ Services' Revenues Hit by Lower Drilling Activity in North America
Tuesday, July 21, 2009BJ Services' revenue in the third quarter of fiscal 2009 was $786.9 million, a 25% decrease from the $1.05 billion reported in the previous quarter and a 41% decrease from the $1.33 billion reported in the prior year's June quarter.

BJ Services Employees Earn Graduate Certificate in Project Management
Friday, July 17, 2009BJ Services announced that eight employees in its process and pipeline services group graduated with a Graduate Certificate in Project Management.

BJ Services Completes Major Pipeline Precommissioning Gig Offshore India
Tuesday, June 23, 2009BJ Services Company has completed a major contract to provide precommissioning services for Technip on the MA-D6 oilfield development offshore India.

BJ Services Celebrates Capillary Service Firsts in Southeast Asia
Wednesday, June 17, 2009BJ Services Company has completed several technically challenging projects in Southeast Asia, extending its record of successful capillary tubing services.

BJ Services Completes Agbami Precommissioning Offshore Nigeria
Thursday, May 07, 2009Working from the FPSO with ROV support, BJ's goal was to displace the raw seawater in the flexible risers and flowlines with filtered treated seawater. BJ provided engineering, procurement, flooding, cleaning, gauging, hydrotesting and dewatering.

Technip Canada Taps BJ Services for Subsea Pile Installation
Monday, April 27, 2009BJ Services Company has been awarded a contract to provide subsea pile installation services by Technip Canada Limited.

BJ Services Reports Lower Earnings for Second Fiscal Quarter
Tuesday, April 21, 2009BJ Services Company has reported net income of $43.0 million for the second quarter of fiscal 2009, or a 71% decrease compared to the previous quarter.

BJ Services Opens New Pipeline Services Base in the Netherlands
Friday, April 17, 2009BJ Services has opened a new base in Oirschot near Eindhoven, The Netherlands for process and pipeline services.

BJ Services Snags Well Services Contract in India
Wednesday, April 15, 2009BJ Services was awarded a contract by a major oil and gas operator in India for the provision of well services off India's east coast from its Kakinada Shore Base.

BJ Services Snags Well Services Contract Onshore Rajasthan, India
Monday, March 30, 2009BJ Services will provide well services in India for Eni India and will carry out these services from the John Energy 16 drilling rig in exploration block RJ-ONN-2003/1.