Baker Hughes offers a variety of drilling services that protect habitats by reducing the environmental footprint of drilling operations. Our various drilling techniques are designed to reduce infrastructure and resource requirements and the amount of waste generated from the process.
See a selection of our Environmental Solutions.
A kelp forest in the environmentally sensitive Santa Barbara channel. Baker Hughes Extended Reach Drilling techniques help keep this marine sanctuary pristine.
Compared to conventional techniques using full-scale rigs and standard drill pipe, Coiled Tubing Drilling (CTD) can significantly reduce environmental impact.
Extended Reach Drilling (ERD) techniques are increasingly being used to target hydrocarbons far from the surface or otherwise difficult to access areas of oil and gas reservoirs.