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Robotics software used by Nasa gaining ground in drilling operations
Energid Technologies announced today a new partnership phase with Norwegian tech company, Robotic Drilling Systems (RDS), which will secure significant follow-on investment from oil industry partners.... - 24th April 2014
Tethys report success at third Kazakhstan gas well
Tethys Petroleum has reported success at Well AKK19, the third shallow gas exploration well of its 2014 programme. Analysis of data from the well indicates it has a pay zone twice as thick as the AKK15 well... - 24th April 2014
Wavefront completes first Powerwave well stimulation in Saudi Arabia
In Saudi Arabia Wavefront, through its marketing partner Engineering & Industrial Technology Company, has successfully completed the first Powerwave well stimulation. The stimulation involved removing... - 24th April 2014
Finnish company, Arctech, has been awarded a contract to build an icebreaking platform supply vessel for Russia´s largest shipping company Sovcomflot - 23rd April 2014
UK-based exploration firm, Max Petroleum, has successfully spudded a drilling well in the East Kyzlyzhar field, Kazakhstan. - 23rd April 2014
Local partners of the Spanish exploration and production firm Compañía Española de Petróleos, Cepsa, have begun 2D seismic surveying in Block11A - 23rd April 2014