Tag Archives: oilfield

GE, Baker Hughes Complete Merger

GE Oil & Gas and Baker Hughes completed their planned merger, which will create an entity that offers GE’s digital solutions and Baker Hughes domain expertise as oilfield services provider.                                                   […]

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PESA Committees Collaborate to Address Recovery Planning

The PESA Human Resources and Supply Chain Committees jointly hosted a Recovery Planning Seminar on May 23 at GE Oil & Gas. The seminar addressed recovery planning activities and the impact of current market instability. Leading industry executives shared strategies on positioning organizations to maintain lead times while controlling costs through human capital management. The […]

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Texas Oil and Gas Jobs on the Upswing

  Oil companies across Texas increased payrolls by nearly 12,000 jobs in the six months through April. Experts attribute the increase to the industry’s steady recovery along with the shale boom in the Permian basin of West Texas. The latest gain over the last six months pushed the total number of oil and gas jobs […]

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The DNA of Oil Wells: U.S. Shale Enlists Genetics to Boost Output

A small group of U.S. oil producers has been trying to exploit advances in DNA science to wring more crude from shale rock, as the domestic energy industry keeps pushing relentlessly to cut costs and compete with the world’s top exporters. Shale producers have slashed production costs as much as 50 percent over two years, […]

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PESA News – PESA President Keynotes OilComm Conference and Exposition

PESA President Keynotes OilComm Conference and Exposition “While the work of our sector doesn’t get all the press or flashy headlines, innovation is central to the oilfield. Even though our industry is facing challenging economics, this commitment to innovation does not stop. We’re proud of our legacy as innovators, and I’m honored to work in an […]

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PESA News – Oil & Gas 101: Preparing Future Energy Leaders for a New Global Market

Oil & Gas 101: Preparing Future Energy Leaders for a New Global Market PESA’s Emerging Leaders Committee held one of their signature events, Oil & Gas 101, in September sponsored by GE Oil & Gas. Oil & Gas 101 is a shared-knowledge platform where industry experts provide a comprehensive technical overview of the oil and […]

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PESA News – PESA takes the Lead to Launch The WISE Program Powered by PinkPetro

PESA takes the Lead to Launch The WISE Program (Women Investing in Self and Energy) Powered by PinkPetro PESA’s Engagement Committee promotes diversity within PESA culture and in the industry. As part of this effort, the committee collaborates on strategic partnerships to strengthen our impact. PESA is proud to be the founding association of WISE […]

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Schlumberger Joins Halliburton in Calling Bottom of Oil Downturn

July 21, 2016 — 3:16 PM CDT Updated on July 22, 2016 — 11:06 AM CDT The world’s two largest providers of oilfield drilling and fracking services have now declared that the worst may be over in the two-year-old oil market crash. Schlumberger Ltd. said Thursday that the oil industry appears to have reached the […]

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Cartagena to play host to Colombia’s oil & gas decision makers

CWC Group’s Colombia Oil & Gas Summit in Cartagena, 2-4 April 2014 (officially endorsed by the Colombian Ministry of Mines & Energy, ANH (Agencia Nacional de Hidrocarburos) and DIMAR (Dirección General Marítima)) will host Colombia’s oil and gas decision makers to discuss the country’s developing hydrocarbon sector, investment opportunities for international investors and upcoming projects. […]

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A New Era Begins w/Schramm T500XD Telemast Drill Rigs

                                                                                                                                                            West Chester, PA, March 19, 2013 – Our new walking, talking Schramm T500XD Telemast® drill rig rated 500,000 lb. hook load is on its way to the Marcellus and Utica Shale in a compact eight truckload package. This rig sets a new standard with full 360 degree walking portability for fast moves from hole […]

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Fluid ends designed for lower stress, longer life

GardnerDenver recently unveiled its latest innovation in fluid ends featuring its proprietary Falcon Technology. In its new TLS 10 fluid ends, the company has developed a twist-in retainer that does not require special alignment to the valve cover, as the gun-sight design of its counterpart does, but maintains compatibility with both. The result is lower […]

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Baker Hughes Announces July 2012 Rig Counts

HOUSTON, Aug. 7, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — Baker Hughes Incorporated (NYSE:BHI) announced today that the international rig count for July 2012 was 1,264, down 21 from the 1,285 counted in June 2012, and up 114 from the 1,150 counted in July 2011. The international offshore rig count for July 2012 was 286, down 19 from the 305 […]

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