Post Archive by Day: June 20, 2018

ABB showcased digital mining solutions at Euro Mine Expo 2018 in Sweden

ABB exhibit featured solutions for the future on mining that bring equipment, systems and people together. ABB Ability™ MineOptimize helps to optimize cost, minimize risk and improve efficiency for mine operators VÄSTERÅS, SWEDEN, JUNE 19, 2018: ABB featured its comprehensive offering to improve mining operations at Euro Mine Expo 2018, an international trade fair and conference for the mining industry

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A study in the operation of pitot tube pumps

Bryce Neilson, P.E., Research and Development Engineering Manager for Weir Specialty Pumps explores the internal operation and design principles of pitot-tube pumps in our latest whitepaper. 20 June 2018 While pitot-tube pumps have been commercially available since the 1970’s little is known and less is published about their internal operation and design principles especially when operating off design. In this

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PIDX Welcomes New Country Ambassador for Latin America and UAE

June 20th, 2018 HOUSTON, TEXAS – The Petroleum Industry Data eXchange (PIDX) standards body recently welcomed new Country Ambassador Rose Cook of Miracle Software Systems, Inc., a new PIDX member company who joined earlier this year. Rose will now serve as a PIDX Ambassador in engagements in Latin America and United Arab Emirates. The Country Ambassador Program helps facilitate region-specific

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DTS in the spotlight

June 20, 2018 EuALF presentation:  Active monitoring of gas lift wells with distributed temperature sensing Our Senior Development Engineer Iko Oguche delivered a fascinating presentation on Distributed Temperature Sensing (DTS) at the recent EuALF conference in Aberdeen. Iko summaries:  “Traditional gas lift systems use a combination of valve arranged along the well length to lift fluid in stages. The valves

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Equal competitive opportunities at domestic gas market deemed important for industry’s sustainable development

June 20, 2018, 09:45 The Gazprom Board of Directors took note of the information about the Company’s action plan to create a target model for the domestic gas market. It was noted that the long-term sustainability of the gas sector and the reliability of gas supplies were essential to Russia’s economy and energy security. Gazprom makes a great contribution to achieving those goals by providing uninterrupted gas deliveries across the country, including during peak demand in winter periods.

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Gazprom’s investor and shareholder relations strengthening further

June 20, 2018, 17:00 The Gazprom Board of Directors commended the Company’s efforts with regard to investor and shareholder relations. Gazprom fulfills all of its information disclosure obligations in a timely manner and makes substantial efforts toward further engagement with the investment community using various formats and instruments. The ongoing dialogue with the shareholders of Gazprom, investors and analysts allows the Company to provide timely updates on Gazprom’s operational and financial results, development strategy and key projects,

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Alexey Miller and German Ambassador Ruediger von Fritsch discuss gas cooperation

June 20, 2018, 20:35 A working meeting between Alexey Miller, Chairman of the Gazprom Management Committee, and Ruediger von Fritsch, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Federal Republic of Germany to the Russian Federation, took place in Moscow today. Ruediger von Fritsch and Alexey Miller Enlarged photo (JPG, 1.7 MB) The parties discussed the state and prospects of cooperation in the gas sector. Emphasis was placed on the strategic aspects of the

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Halliburton Introduces Advanced Solids Control and Separation System

Compact, mobile technology removes ultra-fine solids and treats waste streams with a single system to help reduce costs and improve efficiency HOUSTON – June 20, 2018 – Halliburton (NYSE: HAL) today released the BaraOmni™ hybrid separation system, a next-level separation technology that effectively removes ultra-fine low gravity solids (LGS), resulting in better performing, longer lasting fluid systems to help operators

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Hess Announces Eighth Oil Discovery Offshore Guyana

06.20.2018 Longtail-1 well encounters approximately 256 feet of high-quality, oil-bearing sandstone Discovery is in southeast portion of Stabroek Block, near Turbot discovery Adding third drillship to accelerate exploration of high value prospects NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Jun. 20, 2018– Hess Corporation (NYSE: HES) today announced an eighth oil discovery offshore Guyana at the Longtail-1 exploration well, creating the potential for additional resource

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Is the Permian Barreling Toward a Breaking Point?

20 June 2018 Topics: Flow assurance Petroleum economics/production forecasting Production and well operations Projects, facilities & construction Shale oil Getty Images Permian takeaway capacity pipelines crude-by-rail differentials crude trucking When Will the Pipeline Relief Come? Will There Ever Be Enough Truckers? How Much Can You Expect From Rail? The next year could spell trouble for operators producing oil in West Texas

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