Order Leadtime Prediction - Schlumberger Software

Order Leadtime - Predict the Unpredictable

To manage a high-performance supply chain, it is critical to understand exactly when products will be delivered and what the lead time for their delivery is. Lead time in this context ...
Luke van der Waals, Jairaj Shetty & Raj Kumar · Sep 24, 2020 · 5 min Read

The power of offset well knowledge - buried on reports?

The power of offset well knowledge… buried on reports?

I vividly remember that first taxi ride through the canals of The Hague, cruising through the streets on a cold night ...
Berenice Aldaz · Sep 15, 2020 · 6 min Read

Driving Performance with Digital - Schlumberger

Digital has always been in our DNA!

Today, we may consider ourselves fortunate to live in a time of dramatic, rapid change, and witness the beginnings of the Fourth Industrial Revolution...
Peadar McKevitt · Sep 9, 2020 · 8 min Read

Application of mathematics to real world problems

Applications of mathematics to real world problems: a research career from medical imaging to oil business

It all starts with a female postdoc position in Norway...
Aicha Bounaim · Aug 26, 2020 · 7 min Read

Data Science for All

Data Science for All!

The energy industry is facing a dynamic business environment with significant economic pressures over the last few years, to say the least...
Sampath Reddy - Jimmy Klinger · Aug 18, 2020 · 8 min Read

Schlumberger Blog: Analog to digital - Field geology and collaboration through the lens of a simple geologist and 4K drone

Analog to digital: Field geology and collaboration through the lens of a simple geologist and a 4k drone

As a young student I was searching for a direction, a new branch that would make sense. A couple of branches were already broken; art—couldn’t get in, mathematics—didn’t have the brain. Geology came as a surprising option...
Tormod Slettemeas · Aug 4, 2020 · 4 min Read

Schlumberger Blog - Digitalization for Subsea Asset Integrity Inspection

Digitalization for Subsea Asset Integrity Inspection: Bridging the Gap between Human Operators and Intelligent Robots

Various industries have started to take advantage of advanced technologies, such as computer vision, robotics to automate operations, increase production...
Nader Salman · Jul 28, 2020 · 3 min Read

A short history of geomechanics in Schlumberger

A short history of geomechanics in Schlumberger

How the fledgling software, Petrel, grew into multifunctional industry-favorite, the Petrel E&P software platform...
Juliane Heiland · Jul 21, 2020 · 5 min Read

From Petrel to DELFI 2020

20 years of Petrel: From a precious dongle…to DELFI Petrotechnical Suite

How the fledgling software, Petrel, grew into multifunctional industry-favorite, the Petrel E&P software platform...
Caroline Le Turdu · Jul 14, 2020 · 6 min Read

Leveraging AI to support managers

Leveraging AI to support managers with Insights for improving employee performance appraisal

It was an ordinary Schlumberger, passionate, discussion about business in Q2 of 2019 with a colleague in operations that triggered events leading...
Modhar Khan · Jul 7, 2020 · 4 min Read

When mechanics meets sub-surface modeling

When mechanics meets sub-surface modeling

During daytime I develop algorithms to better represent the sub-surface and work on Petrel’s Structural Modeling development project...
Thomas Laverne · Jun 30, 2020 · 3 min Read

Towards an unstructured future

Towards an unstructured future

When I started working on meshes, my mentor once told me “if you want a brilliant career that very few will ever notice, becoming an expert in meshes is the way to go”. And indeed, it certainly does not have the wide exposure...
Thomas Viard · Jun 23, 2020 · 5 min Read

Natural language processing in oil & gas

Natural Language Processing: The New Frontier in Oil and Gas

You probably saw the news on the latest digital assistant that can book your next haircut appointment over the phone. And heard about the AI algorithm that can answer eighth grade elementary science questions...
Zikri Bayraktar · Jun 16, 2020 · 4 min Read

Solving the challenge of seismic data management

Solving the challenge of seismic data management—from compression to open-sourcing

The challenges orbiting around seismic data are probably very peculiar and unique to our industry. The sizes of such data have grown...
Victor Aarre - Jimmy Klinger · Jun 12, 2020 · 12 min read

GPM

How GPM made its way into the Petrel platform. A technical journey… or is it?

SIS VP of technology (Meyer B) asks myself & and Rod Laver (another getting-grey-hair-guy at the time) to go find some geoscience software that will make a difference...
Alex Wilson · Jun 2, 2020 · 14 min read

Schlumberger Blog - Digital Transformation-Understanding the How

Digital Transformation - Understanding the "How"

In our previous blog post, we’ve explored the importance of establishing the reason (i.e. the “Why”) to rally the organization to transform...
Alvin See · May 27, 2020 · 4 min Read

A slightly biased short history of Geostatistics

A Slightly Biased Short History of Geostatistics

Geostatistics has deep roots. Some of the technical results date back to Kolmogorov and Wiener’s independent work on time series in the 1930s and 1940s...
Colin Daly · May 19, 2020 · 6 min Read

Schlumberger Digital Transformation Consulting

Energized Collaboration

I have been fully immersed in the digital transformation movement for over 6 years now, establishing and leading the Schlumberger digital innovation center...
Morten Jensen · Apr 15, 2020 · 4 min read

Artificial Intelligence Initiation Tips in the Oil & Gast Industry

AI – Project Initiation Tips

I will try to give you my approach about Artificial Intelligence in this industry. I will try to give you my approach about Artificial Intelligence...
Laurent Butre · Apr 15, 2020 · 4 min read

Schlumberger Digital Transformation Consulting

Digital Transformation—Starting with "Why"

Searching Digital Transformation on the internet returns >400mn results. Yet many organizations find it difficult to put a finger on it with senior stakeholder feedback...
Alvin See · Apr 15, 2020 · 3 min Read