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Grand jury indicts GE's Baker Hughes for exposing workers to toxic chemicals

13 Sep 2019

A grand jury in Alaska this week indicted General Electric's Baker Hughes, two of its subsidiaries and an employee, for 25 felony charges of assault relating to toxic chemical releases at a construction site, according to authorities.

Low-cost fracking offers boon to oil producers, headaches for suppliers

12 Sep 2019

SMILEY, Texas At a dusty drilling site east of San Antonio, shale producer EOG Resources Inc recently completed its latest well using a new technology developed by a small services firm that promises to slash the cost of each by $200,000 (£161,956.4). | Video

FOCUS-Low-cost fracking offers boon to oil producers, headaches for suppliers

12 Sep 2019

SMILEY, Texas, Sept 12 At a dusty drilling site east of San Antonio, shale producer EOG Resources Inc recently completed its latest well using a new technology developed by a small services firm that promises to slash the cost of each by $200,000.

Oil and gas majors sign deal to implement blockchain in Bakken oilfield

10 Sep 2019

A group of oil and gas companies has agreed to begin testing blockchain, a technology at the heart of digital currencies, in a bid to lower administrative costs in their field operations while also reducing payment disputes and chances for fraud.

Oil and gas majors sign deal to implement blockchain in Bakken oilfield

10 Sep 2019

Sept 10 A group of oil and gas companies has agreed to begin testing blockchain, a technology at the heart of digital currencies, in a bid to lower administrative costs in their field operations while also reducing payment disputes and chances for fraud.

U.S. shale firms cut budgets, staff as oil-price outlook dims

06 Sep 2019

ODESSA, Texas Oil producers and their suppliers are cutting budgets, staffs and production goals amid a growing consensus of forecasts that oil and gas prices will stay low for several years.

UPDATE 2-Schlumberger CEO outlines digital strategy, plans Q3 writedown

04 Sep 2019

Sept 3 Schlumberger NV's newly-appointed Chief Executive Officer Olivier Le Peuch on Wednesday outlined his vision for the world's largest oilfield services company, vowing to exit unprofitable businesses, restructure some units and focus on returns.

Halliburton CEO sees consolidation in oilfield services as shale matures

04 Sep 2019

Slowing growth in the maturing U.S. shale industry and spending cuts by oil and gas customers will lead to a consolidation of oilfield-service suppliers, Halliburton Chief Executive Officer Jeff Miller told investors on Wednesday.

Halliburton CEO sees consolidation in oilfield services as shale matures

04 Sep 2019

Sept 4 The maturing of U.S. shale and oil and gas customer spending cuts will lead to consolidation of oilfield service suppliers, Halliburton Chief Executive Officer Jeff Miller told investors on Wednesday.

Colorado county first in state to tighten oil and gas regulations

03 Sep 2019

DENVER Adams County on Tuesday became the first in Colorado to adopt new oil and gas regulations since the state passed a law that bolstered local control over fossil fuel development.

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