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Halliburton to Deploy New Supply Chain Model
Thursday, December 03, 2020Accenture will help Halliburton to accelerate its digital supply chain transformation.

Eni and Enel Partner on Green Hydrogen
Thursday, December 03, 2020Eni (NYSE: E) revealed Wednesday that it is working together with Enel to develop green hydrogen projects.

Schlumberger Unit and ABB Finish Pioneering Test
Wednesday, December 02, 2020ABB and OneSubsea team members monitor progress on the VSD and compressor submerged string test. PHOTO SOURCE: ABB

Aramco Signs MOUs with Several Companies
Monday, November 30, 2020Saudi Aramco (TADAWUL: 2222) announced Monday the expansion of its flagship program to increase local content and boost domestic supply chains.

Eni Pitches Supercomputer Against Virus
Thursday, November 26, 2020Eni (NYSE: E) has announced that its HPC5 supercomputer has run the most complex molecular computation test ever conducted in the world in order to identify new treatments against the virus.

Oilfield Services Players Seek Electric Fracturing Supremacy
Monday, November 23, 2020Rigzone prognosticators identify trends to watch this week in the oil and gas markets.

NOV and NexTier to Test Electric Frac Prototype
Thursday, November 19, 2020The companies will jointly field-test a prototype of NOV's electric fracturing system.

2021 OTC Rescheduled for Later in Year
Tuesday, November 17, 2020The event will take place at NRG Park in Houston.

Vitol Bets on Hydrocarbons Made from Used Tires
Friday, November 13, 2020The world's biggest independent oil trader is betting on a new technology.

Weatherford Tech Yields 42% Uptime Gain in Indonesia Field
Monday, November 09, 2020The smart rod-lift system enabled an operator in Indonesia to optimize production by automatically adjusting lift parameters, Weatherford stated. PHOTO SOURCE: Weatherford

Shell Extends Digital Twin Partnership
Thursday, November 05, 2020Shell Global Solutions International has signed an agreement with AVEVA to enable digital twin cloud-based services.

Schlumberger Divests Rod Lift Business
Monday, November 02, 2020Lufkin Industries has acquired the Schlumberger N.V. unit North American Land Rod Lift Business.

Qatargas to Automate LNG Project with Honeywell Tech
Thursday, October 29, 2020Honeywell will serve as the main instrument and control contractor for QP’s North Field East project.

New App Details All North Sea Energy Resources
Wednesday, October 28, 2020A new interactive mapping app that reveals the location of every energy-related site in the UK Continental Shelf has been created.

Oil and Gas Digitalization Budgets Avoid Slashing
Monday, October 26, 2020The need to ensure worker safety while keeping sites running has fueled investments in digital technology this year, even as companies slash spending in other areas.

Mitsubishi LNG Tech Wins Bureau Veritas Approval
Tuesday, October 20, 2020Bureau Veritas has granted approval in principle to Mitsubishi Shipbuilding for an LNG fuel gas supply system.

BOSS Bags $13MM Investment
Sunday, October 18, 2020Blue Ocean Seismic Services has secured a total of $13 million of investment from BP Ventures, Woodside Energy and Blue Ocean Monitoring.

AR Can Disrupt Traditional Oil Operational Functions
Friday, October 16, 2020Augmented reality has the potential to disrupt the traditional operational functions in the oil and gas industry over the next three to five years.

TechnipFMC In Green Hydrogen Push with McPhy
Friday, October 16, 2020TechnipFMC (NYSE: FTI, PARIS: FTI) has entered into a strategic collaboration with McPhy (EPA: MCPHY) to accelerate green hydrogen.

Gassco and ABB Award Contracts for Simulator
Friday, October 09, 2020BPT will deliver a simulator for a gas receiving terminal in the port of Zeebrugge, Belgium.

Baker Hughes Launches Terminator
Wednesday, September 30, 2020Baker Hughes (NYSE: BKR) has announced the launch of its new vessel deployed wellhead cutting system, which it has dubbed Terminator.

Inconceivable Practice Takes Hold in 2020
Sunday, September 27, 2020Check out this recap of popular downstream-related articles on Rigzone from the past week.

Chevron Asks Employees to Delete WeChat
Wednesday, September 23, 2020Chevron Corp. has asked its global employees to remove WeChat from their work phones.

Shell and Microsoft Embark on New Alliance
Wednesday, September 23, 2020Shell and Microsoft are embarking on a new strategic alliance to support progress towards a world with net-zero emissions.

5G Won't Have Significant Oil Role Anytime Soon
Tuesday, September 22, 2020Analysts at Fitch Solutions Country Risk & Industry Research do not expect 5G to have a significant role in oil and gas operations in the next five years.

Wintershall to Rely on Flexible Working
Friday, September 18, 2020Wintershall Dea has revealed that it will rely on flexible working even after the Covid-19 pandemic subsides.

OGTC Roadmaps Critical Tech for Integrated Net Zero
Thursday, September 17, 2020The Oil & Gas Technology Center has released a new report roadmapping the critical technologies needed to deliver an integrated net-zero energy system on the UK Continental Shelf.

OGA to Publish Historic Seismic Data
Tuesday, September 15, 2020The UK Oil and Gas Authority will make historic seismic data available after a consultation into the reporting and disclosure of such data.

Shell Awards Digital Twin Contract
Tuesday, September 15, 2020Shell Global Solutions International has awarded Kongsberg Digital an enterprise framework agreement to supply digital twin software.

SLB in Major Deal with IBM and Red Hat
Wednesday, September 09, 2020Schlumberger (NYSE: SLB) has announced a 'major' collaboration with IBM and Red Hat to accelerate digital transformation across the oil and gas industry.

GM and Honda Plan Gasoline Engine Partnership
Thursday, September 03, 2020The automakers are seeking to cut costs in their core businesses to fund next-generation electric, driverless and connected technologies.

Equinor Completes World First Drone Operation
Monday, August 31, 2020Equinor (NYSE: EQNR) has completed the world's first logistics operation with a drone to an offshore installation. Picture credit - Ole Jorgen Bratland, Copyright-Equinor.

OPEC to Hold Digital Workshop
Friday, August 28, 2020The OPEC Secretariat will host the second workshop on energy and information technology on September 21 via videoconference.

Microsoft Deepens Oil Ties
Thursday, August 20, 2020Big Oil is tapping Big Tech to keep drilling off the shores of Brazil even as the global pandemic traps workers at home.

North Sea Platform Gets Digitally Mapped
Thursday, August 20, 2020The Cygnus platform in the North Sea has been digitally mapped by Aberdeen-based Eserv.

US and Norway Sign Energy Deal
Wednesday, August 19, 2020The U.S. Department of the Interior has formalized its partnership with Norway to strengthen cooperation in offshore mineral, oil and gas and wind energy activities.

Petronas to Test New Subsea Pump
Wednesday, August 12, 2020PETRONAS and FASTsubsea have signed a contract to develop and test a low-cost, topside-less subsea multiphase pump. IMAGE SOURCE: Aker Solutions

Saipem Eyes Seabed Mining
Friday, August 07, 2020Saipem and Fincantieri aim to develop and pursue business opportunities to design, engineer, build and manage DSM systems.

Offshore Scarecrow Could Make Helidecks Safer
Thursday, August 06, 2020Say hello to Scaretech. PHOTO SOURCE: Scaretech

OGTC Launches Virtual Hackathon
Tuesday, August 04, 2020The Oil & Gas Technology Centre has launched its first virtual hackathon event.

Stena Drilling Fleet Undergoes Upgrade
Tuesday, August 04, 2020Above is a drone shot of the Stena IceMAX drillship. PHOTO SOURCE: Stena Drilling

Halliburton to Provide Cloud Software to Petronas
Wednesday, July 29, 2020Halliburton Co. received a scope expansion from PETRONAS to support the Malaysian firm's upstream digitalization initiatives.

Firms Partner in Upstream Digital Twin Tech
Thursday, July 23, 2020Software firm AVEVA will form a digital twin alliance for the upstream oil and gas sector with two other companies.

Virtual Gastech Registration Opens
Tuesday, July 21, 2020Registration for the virtual Gastech summit has now opened, the conference's organizer has revealed.

Halliburton in Microsoft Deal
Monday, July 20, 2020Halliburton, Microsoft and Accenture have entered into a five-year agreement to advance Halliburton's digital capabilities in Microsoft Azure.

OAA Awards Go Virtual
Friday, July 17, 2020Pictured: Rachel Riley, the 2020 Offshore Achievement Awards host.

KBR Wins China Petchems Contract
Wednesday, July 15, 2020Shenghong Refining Petrochemical (Lianyungang) Co. Ltd. has awarded KBR a catalyst supply contract for a vinyl acetate monomer (VAM) project in China.

Phillips 66 Eyes 5G at Louisiana Refinery
Tuesday, July 14, 2020Accenture and AT&T are teaming up with Phillips 66 to develop a private cellular network near the latter company’s refinery in Belle Chasse, La.

Finalists Announced for NPD IOR Award
Monday, July 13, 2020The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate has announced three finalists for its 2020 improved oil recovery award.

Weatherford Secures Four-year Eni Contract
Friday, July 10, 2020Weatherford International has signed an exclusive four-year contract with Eni for downhole casing isolation valves.