Tom Fidjeland, VP Rig Equipment, Drilling Systems at Cameron, a Schlumberger company presented a new business model at NorTex seminar in Houston Friday.

A game-changing business model

Alignment of financial incentives between Schlumberger and operators…
Former Equinor executive Trond Ellefsen says the oil and gas industry is lightyears behind other industries when it comes to digitalization.

“Oil and gas lightyears behind other industries”

Oil and gas do not exploit the possibilities presented by digitalization,…
NorTex workshop organizers (left-right): Thor Ole Gulsrud (IRIS), Benoit Dairaux (IRIS), Pradeepkumar Ashok (University of Texas – Austin), Chunming Rong, Fionn Iversen (IRIS), Nejm Saadallah (IRIS), Søren Kragholm (University of Agder), Jan Helge Viste (GCE NODE), Jan Ødegaard (Rice University) and Marianne Engvoll (GCE NODE).

The final NorTex workshop (for now)

A data integration workshop in Stavanger, on the final day of…
Professor Chunming Rong from the University of Stavanger at the NorTex workshop in Stavanger.

Blockchain for secure sharing of data

“Smart contracts and blockchain technology can enable trust…
Thor Ole Gulsrud, Research Director at IRIS and Project Manager of Norway Pumps and Pipes.

The solution to your problem may very well be in the other guy’s toolkit

Competence and technology from the oil and gas sector could improve…
Morten Hagland Hansen at satellite operator SES (right) enjoyed the NorTex Data Science Cluster Digitalization Workshop in Houston, led by Arnt Aske, Business Development Digitalization at GCE NODE.

Great mix of technology talks at NorTex workshop

5G, blockchain, data analytics and interoperability were among…