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Offshore Robot Initiative Wins Pledges from Operators
Monday, October 21, 2019 Offshore robot prototypes undergo testing. PHOTO SOURCE: OGTC

Optimizing the Subsea Supply Chain in an Uncertain World
Monday, October 21, 2019 The key to this changing dynamic is building new kinds of relationships between operators and suppliers.

OPITO Unveils Roustabout Assessment Tool
Friday, October 18, 2019 Pictured are offshore workers performing roustabout duties. PHOTO SOURCE: OPITO

ADNOC Forges Closer Ties with Russia
Wednesday, October 16, 2019 In the past two days, ADNOC has announced deals with the Russian Energy Agency and Lukoil.

Equinor Okays Record-Large Floating Wind Farm in Norway
Friday, October 11, 2019 Equinor ASA made a final decision to invest in floating wind turbines to power offshore oil platforms off Norway after the government agreed to subsidize a large part of the cost.

Fugro Performs Surveys in Mars and Perdido Areas
Thursday, October 10, 2019 Pictured is the Fugro Brasilis survey vessel. PHOTO SOURCE: Fugro

Oil Industry Can Save $100B with Automation, Digitalization
Tuesday, October 08, 2019 Upstream operators can save up to $100 billion in the 2020s through automation and digitalization initiatives, according to Rystad Energy.

Chevron Sets New GHG Reduction Goals
Friday, October 04, 2019 Chevron Corporation revealed Thursday that it has set new greenhouse gas (GHG) reduction goals.

Transocean Deploys Hybrid Floating Drilling Unit
Thursday, October 03, 2019 Transocean deploys the world's first hybrid energy storage system aboard a floating drilling unit.

Saipem Makes Subsea Robotics Deal with Equinor
Wednesday, October 02, 2019 Saipem's Hydrone-R, above, is set to make history. PHOTO SOURCE: Saipem

Halliburton Wins Thailand Well Automation Contract
Tuesday, October 01, 2019 PTTEP will use Halliburton Landmark application to automate drilling, completions and engineering processes across the well lifecycle.

TechnipFMC and DNV GL Seek Digital Twin Threshold
Thursday, September 26, 2019 A still image from a digital twin movie. IMAGE SOURCE: DNV GL

Weatherford Signs $220MM ADNOC Contract
Wednesday, September 25, 2019 Weatherford International plc signs a $220 million, 3-year contract with ADNOC Offshore.

OGCI Scales Up Actions to Support Paris Agreement
Monday, September 23, 2019 The Oil and Gas Climate Initiative announces further initiatives to accelerate the reduction of greenhouse gas emissions and support the goals of the Paris Agreement.

McDermott May Sell Lummus
Friday, September 20, 2019 McDermott is considering selling all or part of its Lummus Technology business.

BP to Deploy Technology to Combat Emissions on Future Projects
Wednesday, September 11, 2019 BP plc will roll out gas cloud imaging (GCI) as well as other instruments to detect, measure and reduce methane emissions in its future projects worldwide.

Oil Companies Evaluate Day to Day Wearable Tech
Friday, September 06, 2019 Oil and gas companies have started evaluating the possibilities of deploying wearable devices in day to day operations.

BHP Awards Large Canada Seismic Project
Thursday, September 05, 2019 CGG's Oceanic Sirius seismic vessel conducts a marine survey. PHOTO SOURCE: CGG

Seadrill Aims for Increased Offshore Safety with New Technology
Monday, August 19, 2019 Offshore drilling contractor Seadrill Limited has introduced a new technology to enhance offshore safety.

Oil Up as Mideast Fears Stoked
Monday, August 19, 2019 Oil rose for a second day as a drone attack on a Saudi Arabian oil field revived concerns that the tense Middle East political situation may jeopardize crude exports.

Oil, Gas Automation Fuelling ABB Americas' Hunt for Digital Natives
Monday, August 19, 2019 ABB's Head of Group Service tells Rigzone its ideal hires these days are disruptors capable of combining technology with deep domain expertise. (Greg Scheu,center; Photo credit: Fox Business)

Virtual Operating: The New Oil Entrepreneur
Friday, August 09, 2019 John is a petroleum engineer with nearly 40 years of experience in the industry. He founded Select Exploration Group with his colleague Paul and they're running their small company as virtual operators.

Top Apps to Have in Oil and Gas
Friday, August 09, 2019 Here are some popular apps that can make it easier to follow the pulse of the industry.

Saipem Testing Underwater Drone
Friday, August 02, 2019 Saipem's Sonsub division is testing a new subsea robotics technology.

Fluor to Design New Ineos Plant
Wednesday, July 31, 2019 INEOS has awarded Fluor the FEED contract for a new vinyl acetate monomer plant in Northern England.

UK Union Launches App for Offshore Workers
Tuesday, July 30, 2019 UK union RMT has launched a new app for offshore energy workers.

Oil, Gas Industry is Embracing its 'Big Data Tsunami'
Monday, July 22, 2019 The industry's nervousness about storing data off-site is disappearing as machine learning and volumes of big data make cloud computing an inevitable reality.

How to Save the Service Station
Tuesday, July 16, 2019 Technological and cultural trends are changing the landscape of fuel retail.

Decarbonizing US Power Grid Would Cost Up To $4.5T
Friday, June 28, 2019 The transition to a 100 percent renewable U.S. power grid would need investment of up to $4.5 trillion over the next 10 to 20 years.

Baker Hughes Enters JV to Deploy Artificial Intelligence
Tuesday, June 25, 2019 Baker Hughes, a GE Company has entered into a joint venture with Artificial Intelligence software provider C3.ai to accelerate the digital transformation in the oil and gas industry.

Shell Powers Chem Plant with Solar Energy
Friday, June 21, 2019 Wood reported Thursday that it has completed work on Shell's first solar photovoltaic plant.

Brent Pares Rise as Trump Pulls Back Iran Strike
Friday, June 21, 2019 Brent oil pared its biggest weekly increase in four months after President Donald Trump pulled back from retaliatory strikes on Iran.

New Total Supercomputer to Help Exploration
Tuesday, June 18, 2019 Total has brought its new Pangea III supercomputer online.

AI Concerns Tied to Scalability, Complexity Assumptions
Wednesday, June 12, 2019 Integrating AI into oil and gas field operations can yield significant cost savings and is not as complicated as it seems, says exec.

NOC Wins Stake in Angola Block Up for Redevelopment
Wednesday, June 05, 2019 The project calls for drilling and raising the capacity of existing subsea flow lines.

Phillips 66 Tank Gets Robot Inspection
Friday, May 31, 2019 Square Robot's autonomous robot in preparation for deployment. PHOTO SOURCE: Business Wire

API Unveils Drone Usage Guide
Friday, May 31, 2019 The oil and gas industry's list of UAS applications is growing.

Predictive Maintenance Importance Increases
Monday, May 27, 2019 The importance of predictive maintenance has increased in oil and gas operations, according to GlobalData.

Venture Global to Use Honeywell Tech at Louisiana Facility
Monday, May 13, 2019 Venture Global LNG will deploy Honeywell UOP modular gas processing units at it Calcasieu Pass facility.

DOE Makes Cyber Security Investment
Friday, May 10, 2019 The Department of Energy announces an $8 million cyber security investment for the energy sector.

How Do You Keep a Workforce Digitally Up to Date?
Friday, May 10, 2019 From the latest digital buzzwords to the newest apps, what are the challenges in keeping employees engaged in the digital developments of the workplace?

Data Science Can Be Offshore Change Agent
Thursday, May 09, 2019 Cognite's Francois Laborie shows off his support for greater data-sharing in oil and gas at OTC.

ConocoPhillips and Petrobras Join AM Initiative
Tuesday, May 07, 2019 No codes or standards currently exist to guide AM assessments in oil and gas applications.

Weatherford Unveils New Managed Pressure Drilling Technology
Monday, May 06, 2019 The Houston-based oilfield services company launches a new intelligent managed pressure drilling (MPD) technology which can be deployed in deepwater, shallow water or on land.

Energy Companies Should Recruit Where Google Does
Tuesday, April 23, 2019 Energy execs believe the industry has to be more proactive in going after the talent it wants.

Transocean Semisub Uses Battery-Powered Thrusters
Tuesday, April 23, 2019 Tech designed to save fuel and reduce environmental impact.

New Oil and Gas Technology Roundup
Tuesday, April 23, 2019 Here's a look at some of the latest tech creating a buzz in the oil and gas industry.

Kuwait Petchems Contract Goes to McDermott
Monday, April 22, 2019 A unit of Kuwait Petroleum Corp. has awarded McDermott a technology contract tied to a major project in Al Zour, Kuwait.

Operational Technology Cyber Security Risks Rising for Oil, Gas
Monday, April 22, 2019 Cyber security risk for oil and gas companies in operational technology is increasing.

Total Turns to Artificial Intelligence to Cut Drilling Costs
Friday, April 19, 2019 The digital factory will employ between 200 and 300 engineers and build on successful North Sea pilot projects.