Digital Oilfield


​Way beyond barrel price, it’s time to talk innovation

Saturday, September 8, 2018, 9:46 AM MDT

Public opinion, changing technology, changing market access and global supply chains, changing customer demand, the list goes on and on.…

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​Cryptocurrency mining booming in Canada: NEB

Wednesday, August 22, 2018, 3:58 PM MDT

The National Energy Board (NEB) says that cheap electricity, cold weather and a light regulatory environment are encouraging cryptocurrency miners…

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Fracking robots in the works as Halliburton digitizes oil field

Tuesday, August 21, 2018, 5:47 PM MDT

Rack up one more thing robots can be used for: Fracking for oil.Bots already are used to vacuum floors, build…

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​Five months after pipeline cyber attack, U.S. pushes collaboration

Tuesday, July 31, 2018, 2:31 PM MDT

With hacking attacks mounting against U.S. energy companies, guarding the sector will be a top priority for a new cybersecurity…

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ESG using microseismic data to define productive fracture networks in greater detail

Monday, July 23, 2018, 3:43 PM MDT

Over the last couple of decades, microseismic data has played a consistent role in upstream asset development, but the field…

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Quorum builds direct import from KAPPA to streamline workflows for engineers

Monday, July 23, 2018, 3:23 PM MDT

Quorum Software has introduced new functionality in MOSAIC to improve data management and well analysis for engineers through integration with…

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Total, Tata create digital innovation centre in India, initially focused on smart refining

Tuesday, July 17, 2018, 3:58 PM MDT

Total and Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) will create a digital innovation centre in India to explore what the companies call…

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​Trinidad Drilling invests US$2 million in completion optimization software

Friday, July 13, 2018, 2:39 PM MDT

Following the successful completion of two customer-partnered test programs in the U.S. and Canada, Trinidad Drilling Ltd. has acquired completion…

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SGS and Baker Hughes to jointly deploy predictive corrosion management technology

Tuesday, July 10, 2018, 4:19 PM MDT

SGS and Baker Hughes said they will jointly deploy and commercialize Baker Hughes’ real-time software and sensor-based Predictive Corrosion Management…

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Deloitte report warns of growing Canadian cybersecurity talent gap

Friday, July 6, 2018, 3:21 PM MDT

A new report by Deloitte says Canada is facing growing demand for cybersecurity talent that schools and other organizations are…

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Blackline launches multi-gas pump cartridge for confined spaces, invests in new manufacturing line

Friday, July 6, 2018, 3:08 PM MDT

Calgary-based Blackline Safety Corp. has released a new multi-gas cartridge with built-in pump to monitor atmospheric hazards when entering confined…

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Wave power deployed to monitor decommissioning project in industry first

Wednesday, July 4, 2018, 3:22 PM MDT

Ocean Power Technologies, Inc. has signed a contract with Premier Oil to supply a PowerBuoy for a deployment in the…

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