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    • Petrotechnical Data Systems Releases new Open Source Technologies

      by Tina Olivero

      Petrotechnical Data Systems (PDS) is one of the biggest providers of software solution developers in the field of oil and gas industries. They recently unveiled a new Open Source Technology termed Wellsite Information Transfer Standard Markup Language (WITSML) for Energistics. Launched under the open Apache License, there are two categories of the software: the PDS […]

    • Advanced FleetLink Management & Monitoring System

      by Tina Olivero

      The FleetLink system from Atlas Copco supports the construction and oil and gas industry. It is offered in two packages, the FleetLink Advanced, intended for large pavers, including asphalt and large soil rollers, up to highway class pavers and the standard FleetLink for small pavers. Both packages are offered free of cost with the purchase […]

    • New Carbon Conversion Technologies

      by Tina Olivero

      The CMC Research Institutes are aiding the NRG COSIA Carbon XPRIZE for a $20 million global competition. The competition is aimed towards finding technologies that can successfully convert Carbon Dioxide emissions into high-value products. This is highly contextual in today’s world, where air pollution in major cities all over the world is a growing concern […]

    • Harber Coatings: Invents Revolutionary High-Performance Coatings

      by Tina Olivero

      When an industry faces a harsh downturn for two years, there is a critical need gain efficiencies, optimization and reliability.  That’s a global trend. And in the coatings industry its leading minds that have come up with optimal gains that support sustainable long-term cost reductions and higher efficiency. Replacement and repair of damaged equipment are […]

    • New Age Fluid Separation Technology from Baker Hughes

      by Tina Olivero

      November 2016 Baker Hughes, a global leader in water and oil technologies, has commercially unveiled its TRETOLITE SNAP fluids separation technology. The inspiration behind the development of new technology was to help oil and gas operators to actively help with lowering costs and stable production levels while not compromising on the dry oil and the […]

    • Pipeline Leak Detection Essential

      by Tina Olivero

      Ageing infrastructure and continued usage are two of the greatest threats in the current pipeline industry. However, current systems deployed on the field are highly inadequate to meet the challenge of leak detection. This is because they either miss the leaks completely or issue so many false alarms in even the slightest of disturbances, that […]

    • Offshore Newfoundland Discovery West Orphan Basin

      by Tina Olivero

      West Orphan Basin The Provincial Government of Newfoundland and Labrador announced that an independent resource assessment covering the area of the West Orphan Basin had identified 25.5 billion barrels of oil and 20.6 trillion cubic feet of gas potential. This discovery is based on new data covering nine parcels of land on offer in the […]

    • Berg Chilling Systems aims to put a chill on flaring in Canada

      by Tina Olivero

      Innovative, Toronto-based company, Berg Chilling Systems Inc. wants to help Canadian oil and gas producers be greener operators. They want to create the environment for business sustainability utilizing a proven solution that eliminates the flaring of wellhead gas, reduces costs, and increases revenue. Berg and its client partner, Billings, Montana-based GTUIT LLC, teamed up to […]