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Halliburton Wins Indonesia Digital Contract
Wednesday, February 26, 2020 Indonesian state-owned oil and gas company Pertamina has awarded Halliburton Co. a multiyear digital transformation contract, Halliburton reported late Monday.

Aberdeen Gets New Drilling Well Control Center
Tuesday, February 25, 2020 Survivex is launching a new drilling well control center of excellence in Aberdeen.

Schlumberger Opens Saudi Manufacturing Facility
Tuesday, February 25, 2020 The well completions technology manufacturing center is located in Saudi Arabia's Eastern Province.

Exxon, Others to Launch Virtual LNG Pipelines in India
Tuesday, February 25, 2020 Chart Industries President and CEO Jill Evanko, center, at Monday's LNG virtual pipeline signing ceremony in India seated with ExxonMobil and IOCL officials. US and Indian dignitaries, standing, look on. PHOTO SOURCE: Chart Industries, Inc.

Enpro Subsea Starts New Chapter
Monday, February 24, 2020 Pictured from left, Enpro Subsea directors Craig McDonald, Ian Donald, Steve Robb, Neil Rogerson and Tom Bryce. PHOTO SOURCE: Enpro Subsea.

TechnipFMC Alliance with BP Adds Emerging Tech
Thursday, February 20, 2020 The companies' 20-year alliance now includes an emerging technology designed to process hard-to-recycle PET plastic waste.

Eni Unit to Develop Plastic Waste Recycling Tech
Wednesday, February 19, 2020 Eni's Versalis subsidiary and the Italian engineering firm S.R.S. are developing a technology to chemically recycle plastic waste.

Chevron Teams Up on Carbon Capture Investment
Wednesday, February 19, 2020 The investment will be used to deliver a pipeline of global projects to lower emissions from the oil and gas industry.

Aker BP, Cognite Pairing Offshore Ops With Robotics
Wednesday, February 12, 2020 The companies will perform several tests using robots and drones on the Skarv installation in the Norwegian Sea this year.

TGS Shooting 3D Seismic in Texas and Alberta
Monday, February 10, 2020 Multi-client geoscience data provider TGS reported Thursday that it has begun acquisition of a pair of 3D seismic surveys--one in West Texas and the other in Alberta.

Range Awards Electric Frac Contract
Friday, January 31, 2020 Range Resources will deploy electric hydraulic fracturing in Appalachia.

McDermott Expects to Keep Paying Wages and Benefits
Wednesday, January 22, 2020 All of McDermott's businesses are expected to continue to operate as normal for the duration of its recently announced restructuring, the company has confirmed.

Saipem to Test Plastic Recycling Tech
Monday, January 20, 2020 Saipem reported Monday that it has signed a license agreement to test a new technology for the disposal and reuse of plastics.

Microsoft to Invest $1B to Help Reduce Carbon Footprint
Thursday, January 16, 2020 Microsoft unveiled plans to invest $1 billion to back companies and organizations working on technologies to remove or reduce carbon from the earth's atmosphere.

Oil Workers Wanted with More Tech, Less Roughneck
Thursday, January 09, 2020 Oil companies are recruiting a different type of worker and in larger numbers.

ExxonMobil Rolling Out Amazon Assistant at Pump
Monday, January 06, 2020 The new payment option will be initially be available only in the U.S. PHOTO SOURCE: Amazon

Permian Water Disposal Project Concludes
Thursday, December 19, 2019 This image, captured from a brief GES-provided video, shows the pilot-scale produced water evaporative disposal plant in action. IMAGE SOURCE: GES via Business Wire

$5.7B Deepwater Project Wins Chevron Approval
Thursday, December 12, 2019 Total also announced the FEED for a separate Central GOM project.

Chevron Invests in Electric Motor Maker
Friday, December 06, 2019 Chevron Technology Ventures has invested in an electric motor manufacturer that aims to disrupt the oil and gas and other industries.

New Subsea Era Could Begin with Power Tech
Tuesday, December 03, 2019 This rendering shows the layout of a subsea substation. IMAGE SOURCE: ABB

Oil and Gas Cybersecurity Price Tag Could Top $20B
Wednesday, November 27, 2019 Oil and gas companies will spend more than $20 billion on cybersecurity by 2023, according to a survey conducted by the consulting firm BDO.

Pemex Comms Still Spotty After Cyberattack
Tuesday, November 26, 2019 Some of Pemex's communication systems are still affected two weeks after a cyberattack hit Mexico's beleaguered state oil firm.

Top Upstream Companies in Predictive Maintenance
Tuesday, November 26, 2019 GlobalData has identified the 'leading' upstream companies that are adopting predictive maintenance technologies in the oil and gas industry.

Seadrill-Operated Rig Claims Low Emission Milestone
Monday, November 25, 2019 Pictured is North Drilling's Seadrill-operated West Mira semisub. PHOTO SOURCE: Wintershall Dea

US Frac Sand Supplier Cuts 10% of Workforce
Friday, November 22, 2019 Frac sand supplier U.S. Silica Holdings, Inc. has cut 230 employees as it grapples with the current challenges in its energy markets.

How to 'Edgify' Flare Stack Monitoring
Thursday, November 21, 2019 The lack of wireless connectivity at a remote wellsite need not be a barrier to deploying real-time video analytics tech.

Baker Hughes,, Microsoft Team up to Boost Energy AI
Tuesday, November 19, 2019 The JV will help customers adopt scalable AI solutions for the energy industry that promote safety, reliability, and sustainability.

McDermott Awarded Tech, Engineering Contracts in Russia
Monday, November 18, 2019 The processing plant will be comprised of two ethylene cracking facilities, each with an annual capacity of 1.4 million tons.

3D Printing On Track to Become Vital in Oil and Gas
Friday, November 15, 2019 3D printing is on track to become a vital component within oil and gas, according to data and analytics company GlobalData.

Total and ADNOC Plan Seismic Drone Project
Thursday, November 14, 2019 The project will use a fleet of drones to drop off thousands of seismic sensors throughout Abu Dhabi and unmanned ground vehicles to retrieve them.

Hacker Wants Near $5MM Ransom from Pemex
Wednesday, November 13, 2019 The hacker behind a cyberattack that has crippled Petroleos Mexicanos's computer systems since the weekend is hoping to squeeze almost $5 million out of the company.

Pemex Faces Payment Problems After Cyber Attack
Tuesday, November 12, 2019 A ransomware attack that hit Mexico's Petroleos Mexicanos is disrupting the company's billing systems.

Honeywell Wins Contract for Pioneering Kuwait Project
Tuesday, November 12, 2019 Pictured, from left, are Honeywell's Kuwait President Rachad Abdallah and KIPIC Acting CEO Hatem Al-Awadi. PHOTO SOURCE: Honeywell Process Solutions

Pemex Workers Barred from Computers
Tuesday, November 12, 2019 Some Pemex employees were told not to access the company's computer system on Monday after it was unexpectedly shut down over the weekend, according to people familiar with the situation.

Honeywell on Constant Lookout for Tech Savvy Oil, Gas Talent
Friday, November 08, 2019 Jason Urso, CTO of Honeywell's global software industrial automation unit, says the company wants energy enthusiasts who appreciate software-based tech.

BP Invests in App Maker
Thursday, November 07, 2019 BP is investing in the makers of the app Whim, which allows users to pay a monthly fee to access both public and private transport in their city.

Fracking Could Revive Colombia's Oil and Gas Game
Thursday, November 07, 2019 Fracking could give Colombia's oil industry a new lease on life.

Shell Says We Have to Decarbonize Planet Earth
Wednesday, November 06, 2019 Shell's head of strategy says we have to decarbonize planet earth in the coming decades.

Oil and Gas Sees Widescale VR Deployment
Friday, November 01, 2019 The oil and gas industry is witnessing wide-scale deployment of virtual reality technology across its value chain, according to GlobalData.

3T Energy Group Gets New CFO to Support Growth
Tuesday, October 29, 2019 Training and technology organization 3T Energy Group appoints a new chief financial officer 'to support its rapid global growth'.

Halliburton, Repsol in Cloud Tech Agreement for E&P
Monday, October 28, 2019 Halliburton has entered into a multi-year agreement with Repsol to make management of exploration and production data more efficient.

Apache Commissioning Contract Goes to Wood
Friday, October 25, 2019 Apache Corp. has awarded Wood a commissioning services contract for multiple U.K. North Sea platforms.

McDermott Wins Africa Subsea Contract
Thursday, October 24, 2019 A rendering of the Greater Tortue Ahmeyim LNG Development. IMAGE SOURCE: BP plc

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.