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  • 29 November 2019
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    Aberdeen-based well construction and intervention specialist Coretrax has acquired Churchill Drilling Tools. The acquisition is for an undisclosed sum and will integrate Churchill’s extensive downhole product portfolio into a new group, with Churchill’s employees joining the Coretrax team. Kenny Murray, CEO of Coretrax, said: “Churchill’s first-class technology, talented team and reputation for quality were a […]

  • 17 March 2014
    Business & Finance

    Hicks Equity Partners has announced that its portfolio company, Directional Rentals, Inc., has acquired Reamco, Inc., a company based in Lafayette, La., that manufactures, rents and refurbishes downhole drilling tools and related products used in the drilling industry. Directional Rentals, Inc., an oilfield services company, has been renamed Drilling Tools International to more accurately reflect […]

  • 30 March 2020
    Technology

    Three oil and gas technology companies have teamed up to offer an integrated and boundary pushing approach to well lifecycle integrity and production optimisation. Churchill Drilling Tools and US-based expandable tubular well specialist Mohawk Energy have joined with Coretrax under its new brand. Kenny Murray continues as CEO of Coretrax, which now employs 250 people […]

  • 30 March 2020
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    Three oil and gas technology companies have teamed up to offer an integrated and boundary pushing approach to well lifecycle integrity and production optimisation. Churchill Drilling Tools and US-based expandable tubular well specialist Mohawk Energy have joined with Coretrax under its new brand. Kenny Murray continues as CEO of Coretrax, which now employs 250 people […]

  • 15 July 2020
    Business & Finance, Business developments & projects, Exploration & Production, Market outlooks, Outlook & strategy

    The COVID-19 pandemic has stymied oil and gas activity, a phenomenon which has now affected the drilling market both in terms of wells drilled and in terms of related demand for drilling equipment.

  • 22 January 2013
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    Norway’s Badger Explorer ASA  has signed a sponsorship agreement with Chevron Energy Technology Company, a division of Chevron U.S.A. Inc. (“Chevron”), whereby the company will co-sponsor the development of the Badger autonomous drilling tool through the Badger Explorer Demonstrator Program. The objective of the Demonstrator Program is to move Badger technology from the prototype stage […]

  • 19 August 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    Badger Explorer ASA (BXPL) has signed a Co-operation Agreement concerning a potential long term agreement with China National Petroleum Corporation Drilling Research Institute (CNPC DR), whereby CNPC DR will become a sponsoring partner in the development of the Badger Explorer autonomous drilling tool. By entering this Agreement, CNPC DR will become a partner in the […]

  • 28 May 2018
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Research & Development

    KW Designed Solutions has been approached by oilfield service company Churchill Drilling Tools to deliver a pressure control system for the factory acceptance testing (FAT) of their downhole tooling range. With a focus on improving safety and operational efficiency, a key requirement is a system which has the capability to test seal integrity at low […]

  • 22 January 2013
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Project & Tenders

    Badger Explorer ASA (“BXPL”) has signed a sponsorship agreement with Chevron Energy Technology Company, a division of Chevron U.S.A. Inc. (“Chevron”), whereby the company will co-sponsor the development of the Badger autonomous drilling tool through the Badger Explorer Demonstrator Program. The objective of the Demonstrator Program is to move Badger technology from the prototype stage […]

  • 27 August 2013
    Equipment

    BlueFire Equipment Corporation announced yesterday that initial discussions with one of the oil majors have paved the way for new offshore technology development. At the request of the major, BlueFire is preparing a provisional patent application to be filed with the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO). As shallow oil becomes increasingly difficult to […]

  • 7 December 2010

    A full scale test of Badger Explorer’s autonomous drilling tool has been approved. The Norwegian technology company has carried out tests as part of a prototype development project in Brumndal.

  • 19 August 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Project & Tenders, Research & Development

    Badger Explorer ASA (BXPL) has signed a Co-operation Agreement concerning a potential long term agreement with China National Petroleum Corporation Drilling Research Institute (CNPC DR), whereby CNPC DR will become a sponsoring partner in the development of the Badger Explorer autonomous drilling tool. By entering this Agreement, CNPC DR will become a partner in the […]

  • 16 January 2018
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    Odfjell Well Services has signed a contract with Kuwait Oil Company to provide tubular running services, downhole drilling tools, drillpipe, pressure control and wellbore clean up equipment.

  • 26 February 2013
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    Badger Explorer ASA (“BXPL”) has signed a sponsorship agreement with Wintershall Holding GmbH, acting through Wintershall Norge AS (“Wintershall”), whereby the company will co-sponsor the development of the Badger autonomous drilling tool through the Badger Explorer Demonstrator Program. The Demonstrator Program aims to move Badger technology from the prototype stage to a viable and robust […]

  • 26 February 2013
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Research & Development

    Badger Explorer ASA (“BXPL”) has signed a sponsorship agreement with Wintershall Holding GmbH, acting through Wintershall Norge AS (“Wintershall”), whereby the company will co-sponsor the development of the Badger autonomous drilling tool through the Badger Explorer Demonstrator Program. The Demonstrator Program aims to move Badger technology from the prototype stage to a viable and robust […]

  • 12 October 2012
    Business & Finance

    MEO Australia Limited provides the following update in relation to Heron South-1 being drilled in NT/P68, operated by Eni Australia Ltd. At 07:00 Darwin time on Friday 12th October, 216mm (8 ½”) hole had been drilled from 4,186m to 4,328mMDRT (metres Measured Depth below Rotary Table) and is interpreted to be in the Elang-Plover objective. […]

  • 3 July 2014
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    Paradigm Drilling Services has made two key appointments to strengthen its support team across the globe. Paradigm Drilling Services, which is based at Thainstone, near Inverurie, has appointed Tony Robertson as business development manager for Europe, Scandinavia and West Africa, and Craig Martin as sales manager for the UK, Middle East, and Africa. Robertson, who […]

  • 12 October 2012

    MEO Australia provided the following update in relation to Heron South-1 being drilled in NT/P68, operated by Eni Australia. At 07:00 Darwin time on Friday 12 th October, 216mm (8 ½”) hole had been drilled from 4,186m to 4,328mMDRT (metres Measured Depth below Rotary Table) and is interpreted to be in the Elang-Plover objective. Gas […]

  • 16 January 2013
    Business & Finance

    Saltire Energy, supplier of drilling tools to the offshore oil & gas industry, has posted its annual results (year end to June 30, 2012) with turnover up nearly 50% from £15million to £21.5million. Profit for the year before exceptional items grew from £7.7million to £10.7million. Commenting on the Aberdeen-based group’s results, Chief Executive Mike Loggie […]

  • 22 January 2020
    Storage

    VLCV BV has completed the installation of two ducts, including bellmouths, for the cable system of the Borssele offshore wind project in the Netherlands. VLCV used the direct drill technique which consists of an onshore prefabricated pipeline that is directly connected with a drill head and installs in one pass after which the drill head […]

  • 22 January 2020
    Storage

    VLCV BV has completed the installation of two ducts, including bellmouths, for the cable system of the Borssele offshore wind project in the Netherlands. VLCV used the direct drill technique which consists of an onshore prefabricated pipeline that is directly connected with a drill head and installs in one pass after which the drill head […]

  • 29 August 2018
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    Schlumberger has introduced the GyroSphere MEMS gyro-while-drilling service at Offshore Northern Seas (ONS). The GyroSphere service responds to the needs of E&P companies for a faster and more rugged, gyro-surveying while-drilling tool that increases drilling efficiency and reliability while reducing drilling risks. As the first application of microelectromechanical system (MEMS) technology for gyro surveying while […]