Drilling and Completions

Baker Hughes confirms “preliminary” merger talks with Halliburton

Jan 19, 2015

Baker Hughes, the Houston-based oilfield services giant with specialisms including offshore well abandonment and decommissioning, has confirmed that it has engaged in “preliminary...

Halliburton buys rival Baker Hughes for $34.6bn

Jan 19, 2015

Oilfield services giants Halliburton and Baker Hughes today announced a definitive agreement under which Halliburton will acquire all the outstanding shares of Baker Hughes in a stock...

Peak commissions new test facilities for high-spec plug systems

Jan 19, 2015

Peak Well Systems has commissioned two new ISO Test Facilities in Perth, Australia and Aberdeen, UK to test its advanced well plug systems.

Talisman Sinopec cancels Archer modular rig contract before it begins

Jan 19, 2015

Talisman Sinopec Energy UK Limited has canceled its contract with Archer to use its modular rig for drilling in the Montrose field, North Sea.

Intetech appoints North Sea well integrity manager

Jan 19, 2015

Well integrity management solutions firm Wood Group Intetech has appointed Ogo Ikenwilo to the role of regional well integrity manager, North Sea.

Concern voiced over too few wells in latest UK North Sea licensing round

Jan 19, 2015

Government calls it one of the biggest rounds ever, but trade body asks, where are the wells?

AGR to provide well intelligence software to Lundin Norway

Jan 19, 2015

Oil and gas service provider AGR has signed a two-year software supply contract with Lundin Norway AS.

Pressure problem leads Vaalco to shut in well off Gabon

Jan 19, 2015

An ongoing well integrity issue has led operator Vaalco to shut in a producing well offshore Africa.

Expro secures well testing contract for Australia’s Ichthys

Jan 19, 2015

Oilfield services company Expro has won a contract to supply a high rate well testing package and ancillary services for the Inpex-operated Ichthys liquefied natural gas (LNG) project...

Schlumberger launches new well integrity data service

Jan 19, 2015

Schlumberger has announced a new well integrity service to help operators evaluate zonal isolation by gathering in real-time drilling, cementing and well logging data.


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