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Patents Cover Family of Novel Oxidant Chemistries for Superior Water Processing #OilmanNEWS Innovation & Technology Shale Upstream 

Patents Cover Family of Novel Oxidant Chemistries for Superior Water Processing

Clean Chemistry, a chemical technology company, received three patents from the US Patent and Trademark Office that cover formulae, synthesis methods and use of unique oxidant chemistries. Specifically, the patents for inventions numbered 9,551,076 , 9,517,955 and 9,517,956 cover the only known production processes for large scale quantities of reactive oxygen species (ROS) in easy-to-use, liquid formulations. “Reactive oxygen species... Read More
Optimizing IT Spend: Cost Cutting Alone is Not Effective #OilmanNEWS 2017 July-August Innovation & Technology 

Optimizing IT Spend: Cost Cutting Alone is Not Effective

This article is part two of a four-part series on optimizing IT costs. Past technology investments should have enabled new business improvements or efficiencies, but often come at the price of long-term operational maintenance and capital renewal increases.  Sudden pressures to reduce this cost must be weighed against impact to the efficiencies and capabilities previously delivered. Knee-jerk cuts on IT... Read More
OTC Sees Another Annual Drop in Attendance #OilmanNEWS 2017 July-August Innovation & Technology 

OTC Sees Another Annual Drop in Attendance

The Offshore Technology Conference (OTC) kicked off on April 29 at the NRG Park in Houston, Texas, and it lasted through the week of May 1-5.  The event, founded in 1969 to drive technological innovation in the ocean extraction and environmental protection industries, is one of the most well-known and well-attended networking affairs. The oil price crisis has unfortunately caused... Read More
Joint Venture to be Formed by Schlumberger and Weatherford #OilmanNEWS 2017-May-June Innovation & Technology 

Joint Venture to be Formed by Schlumberger and Weatherford

On March 24, Schlumberger and Weatherford announced an agreement to create a joint venture known as OneStim. According to a joint release by the companies, the venture will offer one of the widest ranges of multistage products and services in addition to a massive hydraulic fracturing fleet. “The joint-venture creates a new industry leader in terms of hydraulic horsepower and... Read More
Automated Data Reporting Saves Time and Money #OilmanNEWS 2017-May-June Innovation & Technology 

Automated Data Reporting Saves Time and Money

With low oil prices, operations managers seek the most accurate data available to them. This information allows them to make efficient financial forecasts and make reconciliations. For small to mid-sized companies, the low profit margins do not allow for mistakes. Even a small margin of error could negate profits. Doing this type of meticulous forecasting used to mean spending a... Read More
International O&G Leaders Gather for CERAWeek #OilmanNEWS 2017-May-June Innovation & Technology 

International O&G Leaders Gather for CERAWeek

IHS Markit, a data analysis company, is hosting its 36th annual week-long conference in Houston, Texas starting on March 6th. According to the event’s website, CERAWeek is ranked among the top five “corporate leader” conferences in the world, bringing together leaders of nations, companies, and regulatory bodies to speak about the current state of the oil and gas industry. Each... Read More
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