Tagged With Schlumberger
Oilfield services share in the economic gloom
20 March 2020
Industry downturn forecast as wave of E&P companies forced to dramatically cut capex
Permian output growth stutters
4 February 2020
Sluggish production increases could trigger new wave of bankruptcies among operating minnows
Better times for oilfield services
26 April 2018
Revenues at the sector's big firms are picking up, but the global outlook remains uncertain.
Shale oil's new calculus
27 March 2018
Will producers chase growth or profits?
US service companies set to shine
1 March 2018
A tighter market for fracking equipment and a rosy drilling outlook have operators recovering their pre-crash form
Service Company of the Year
29 November 2017
Iran's great opening
31 October 2017
Iran's risks lie above the ground. Below it, a wealth of opportunity awaits careful investors
Schlumberger pays $14.8bn for Cameron
26 August 2015
The oilfield service companies will merge as the transaction is completed in the first quarter of 2016
Schlumberger pins hopes on increased oil prices
22 July 2015
Oil services company hopes for improvement next year after bad Q2 results
Firms need effective cost management amid pressured margins
21 August 2014
As upstream margins grow tighter, energy firms are taking a much closer look at their spending. Rather than fighting a rearguard action against spiralling costs, taking on a new suite of cost management tools may very well be the right approach, say Jerome Sevin and Pierre-Antoine Fliche from Schlumberger Business Consulting (SBC)
Sticky problem for fracking firms
19 July 2012
Skyrocketing guar prices dent bottom line for US pressure pumpers
Oilfield services ride the shale wave
19 May 2011
Services companies are looking to streamline their shale operations and green their processes
Oilfield services sector hoping for a global upswing
27 April 2011
The big oilfield services companies are upbeat about 2011, with unconventional energy projects the main driver of demand for their technical know how
Shale-gas drilling boom props up oilfield services sector
14 December 2010
North America's shale-gas plays supported the oilfield services industry during the economic downturn, but the boom times won't last forever
Oilfield services sector optimistic of an upturn
1 December 2009
Margins in the oilfield services sector remain tight. But global exploration successes and a more stable oil price are grounds for optimism that the market is in recovery, writes Ian Lewis
Technology is its middle name
1 July 2008
Attendance at this year's Offshore Technology Conference in Houston was at a 26-year high, with more than 75,000 through the door. The draw, as throughout the event's long history, is that it is a showcase for the pioneering offshore oil and technology and equipment. Darius Snieckus looks at some of the new kit
Merger highlights seismic-sector strength
1 December 2006
Sies-mic matters.
Sub-salt could be sweet
1 October 2002
Seismic and drilling technologies could soon unlock new resources in sub-salt strata beneath existing discoveries in the Campos basin, allowing exploration companies to capitalise on existing infrastructure to improve project economics, claims Schlumberger. Tom Nicholls reports