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Decision Support Saves Knowledge Article originally printed in the January 2014 issue of The American Oil & Gas Reporter. Copyright 2014 The American Oil & Gas Reporter. HOUSTON–The oil and natural gas industry...

TECHNOLOGY APPLICATIONS Article originally printed in the January 2014 issue of Journal of Petroleum Technology. Copyright 2014 Society of Petroleum Engineers. Electrical Submersible Pumps Baker Hughes’ new...

Know Your Water: Evaluating Characteristics of Source, Flowback and Produced Water for Effective Treatment Article originally printed in the November/December 2013 issue of Shale Play Water Management Magazine. While water treatment is not a new science, reusing produced water for hydraulic fracture......

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Innovative Non-Planar Face PDC Cutters Demonstrate 21% Drilling Efficiency Improvement in Interbedded Shales and Sand Abstract Traditional polycrystalline diamond cutter (PDC) technology has made tremendous gains over the past decade with corresponding footage and rate of penetration (ROP) improvements in...

Innovative Impregnated Drill Bit Design With Enhanced Durability Improves Performance in Challenging Application in Colombia Abstract Vertical wells are drilled in the Colombian foothills with various types of drill bits, including polycrystalline diamond compact bits (PDC), tungsten carbide insert bits (TCI), and...

Working Smarter On Well Intervention OperationsThis paper describes a new intelligent well intervention performance system. One that contains a variety of sensors and electronics to gather critical downhole measurements, analyze them, and...

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Hydraulic Fracturing: An Environmentally Responsible Technology for Ensuring Our Energy FutureSince the late 1940s, hydraulic fracturing technology has been used in more than a million U.S. wells to safely unlock useful oil and gas reserves that would otherwise remain trapped deep within......

Hydrogen Sulfide ManagementHydrogen sulfide (H2S) is a naturally occurring gas contained in many of the world’s crude oils. It is also formed in the refining process by the degradation of sulfur-containing compounds...

Steerable Drilling Liner SystemsOperators are experiencing and overcoming new challenges that only a few years ago would have precluded them from completing the drilling process in many of today’s wells. Operators...

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TORRENT MST Completion System Saved Up to USD 12 Million in IWS Ultra-Deepwater Well An operator with a deepwater field development in the Lower Tertiary formation in the Gulf of Mexico chose to use the Baker Hughes TORRENT™ multi-zone single trip (MST) completion system...

Harpoon Cut and Pull Spear was Set Twice and Retrieved Casing in One Trip, Saved USD 650,000 An offshore well operator in the Heidrun field in the Norwegian Sea needed to remove the top section of casing to make way for a planned openhole sidetracking operation in a deviated well. The...

SULFIX 9252 Hydrogen Sulfide Scavenger Solved H2S Problem for Rail Terminal More than 70% of Bakken shale oil crude is transported by rail each year to key refining areas; keeping rail terminals in operation is essential. A Gulf Coast rail terminal operator...

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Harpoon Cut and Pull Spear The Baker Hughes Harpoon™ cut and pull spear is a robust tool designed for cutting and pulling casing in operations associated with plug and abandonment, slot recoveries, and where cement......

SureFIELD Global SystemThe Baker Hughes SureFIELD™ Global remote data acquisition device and communication tool gathers and transmits real-time data from sensors and surface controllers at the wellsite, enabling......

Electrospeed GCS 3 Indoor Variable Speed Drive Since 1986, the Baker Hughes Electrospeed™ variable speed drive (VSD) has consistently set new performance standards. Innovations incorporated into the fifth-generation Electrospeed...

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UNILIN AlcoholsChemical nature and physical properties Based on proprietary technology, UNILIN™ alcohols are fully saturated, long chain, linear primary alcohols. Compared to other commercially available......

Introduction of Polypropylene Technology from Baker PetroliteBaker Petrolite is a leading manufacturer of low-molecular weight polyolefin polymers; delivering targeted solutions that help you meet your performance and profit goals. We are announcing an...

CERAMER PolymersChemical nature and physical properties CERAMER™ polymers are formed by grafting maleic anhydride derivatives onto hydrocarbon polymers in a manner that adds high levels of acid and ester...

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Connexus Magazine Connexus emphasizes oil and gas industry and customer achievements while highlighting the contributions of Baker Hughes technology and people. Published semiannually, each issue will bring you...

TechConnect NewsletterTechConnect articles highlight Baker Hughes technology solutions and the value they delivered to our customers around the world.

Geothermal News Geothermal News is a summary of articles from around the world relating to geothermal energy production.

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Drill Bits Catalog The Drill Bits Catalog is a comprehensive reference guide for Baker Hughes drill bits marketing and technical information. Sections include general drill bit information; cutter technology;...

Baker Hughes Drill Bits Catalog The Drill Bits Catalog is a comprehensive reference guide for Baker Hughes drill bits marketing and technical information. Sections include general drill bit information; cutter technology;...

TECH FACTS Engineering HandbookThe Baker Hughes Tech Facts Engineering Handbook is a comprehensive source of technical information for completions, workovers, and fishing. Sections cover tool joints, drill pipe, drill collars......

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TORRENT MST Completion System Saved Up to USD 12 Million in IWS Ultra-Deepwater Well An operator with a deepwater field development in the Lower Tertiary formation in the Gulf of Mexico chose to use the Baker Hughes TORRENT™ multi-zone single trip (MST) completion system...

Harpoon Cut and Pull Spear was Set Twice and Retrieved Casing in One Trip, Saved USD 650,000 An offshore well operator in the Heidrun field in the Norwegian Sea needed to remove the top section of casing to make way for a planned openhole sidetracking operation in a deviated well. The...

Harpoon Cut and Pull Spear The Baker Hughes Harpoon™ cut and pull spear is a robust tool designed for cutting and pulling casing in operations associated with plug and abandonment, slot recoveries, and where cement......

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Baker Hughes Participated in CERAWeek 2014 Baker Hughes had a strong presence at this year’s IHS CERAWeek conference, one of the world’s most influential meetings of energy executives. Seventeen Baker Hughes leaders...

The University of Texas at Austin Unveils Cutting Edge Energy Labs From left to right: Dr. Bill Powers, President, UT Austin Dr. Tad Patzek, UT PGE, Ross White, Director of Talent Acquisition, Scott Schmidt, Vice President Global Sales, Mario Ruscev, Chief...

Five Baker Hughes Technologies Recognized With Prestigious World Oil Awards Baker Hughes had a record-winning night on Oct. 17 at the World Oil Awards Gala, receiving five awards out of 16 categories at the event held at The Houstonian Hotel in Houston, Texas. ...

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Rig Count Application

Our interactive map application of Baker Hughes' US rotary rig counts is available for the Apple iPhone and iPad. Baker Hughes' Rig Counts are an important business barometer for the...

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Purchase 24/7 with a credit card Baker Hughes is pleased to announce www.ShopBakerHughes.com, a portal where customers can purchase select products online. We want to make our customers’...

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