(July 26, 2019) Sumitomo Corporation has acquired a majority stake in Sekal AS, a software technology company offering real time dynamic analytics and automated drilling process control for the oil & gas sector.
(Jan. 31, 2019) The project has the aim of developing and testing Rocsole’s intelligent inline inspection sensor (smart pig) based on electrical capacitance tomography (ECT) technology, with capabilities to identify, quantify and differentiate depositions of wax, hydrates, scale and asphaltenes in pipelines.
(Jan. 28, 2019) Eunike Ventures is a “hybrid technology accelerator” backed by the operators Equinor, Hess and Anadarko. As a first of its kind, it aims to ensure rapid testing and deployment of new technologies.
(Jan. 9, 2019) A Joint Industry Project between Octio Gravitude, Equinor and Shell achieved the objectives of reducing HSE exposure, reducing cost and improving data quality during gravimetry surveys. The new gWatch technology is now fully qualified in Equinor.
Following recent successes with DrillTronics at Songa Enabler, ETV portfolio company Sekal AS has been awarded a new contract with Equinor. At Mariner, Sekal will deliver DrillTronics for use both in an onshore simulator and for use offshore.
The investment follows clinical trials initiated in cooperation between Helse Vest, the Norwegian Air Ambulance Service and Equinor to improve stroke care provision at offshore installations and society at large.
Reveal’s IMAGE Frac™ 2.0 pressure-based fracture maps has been chosen by E&P Magazine as one of the 14 winners of the 2018 Special Meritorious Awards for Engineering Innovation. The price was announced at the Offshore Technology Conference (OTC) in Houston.