January 03, 2018

eDrilling announced that it has signed a contract with Gazpromneft’s Drilling Support Center (DSC) GeoNavigator, a subdivision of Gazpromneft Science and Technology Center, for the use of eDrilling’s software to support oil company’s drilling operations.
“Our objective is to increase production and to improve production efficiency through the use of new technologies and design solutions in the field.” remarks Mars Khasanov, CEO of Gaspromneft Science and Technology Center. “Using digital representations or versions – digital twins – of our wells, combined with predictive analytics and automated diagnostics, will result in real, and lasting, efficiency gains in hard-to-recover reserves development.”
“Gazpromneft are at the forefront, shaping the digital agenda and transformation of the oil industry,” adds Sven Inge Ødegaard, COO of eDrilling. “There are huge savings as well as safety and efficiency gains to be made by moving to game changing application, intelligent use, and pairing, of real time digital and physical drilling data.”
Drilling Support Center (DSC) GeoNavigator is a subdivision of Gazpromneft STC that is in charge of round the clock monitoring, control and remote engineering support of construction of the most complex or unique wells at all of the company’s oil fields. Around 60% of all wells that Gazprom Neft drilled in 2017 are classified as high-tech wells and were built under the supervision of DSC experts.
eDrilling owned by Teresoft is a world leading provider of drilling and well performance solutions based in Stavanger, Norway. (Source: eDrilling)