Drilling and Well Operations

Oilfield development: unlock 4 major cost saving opportunities with this subsea hardware

29 April 2020 posted in Well Control and Blowout Contingency, Production Optimization

During a period of low oil price, it is even more critical to optimize costs and identify ways to meet production targets with less expenditure. 

In this blog post, we share four ways in which the Relief Well Injection Spool (RWIS), a specialist piece of subsea hardware, can unlock significant cost saving opportunities during field development.
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Lifting the Drilling Moratorium in the US through Innovative Hardware Development, post Macondo

24 April 2020 posted in Well Control and Blowout Contingency

This week marked the 10th anniversary of the Deepwater Horizon incident that took the lives of 11 men and wreaked havoc on the environment, as well as the oil and gas industry globally.

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Add Energy Delivers Successful Well Integrity Training Course in Perth

26 March 2020 posted in Well Integrity

Mr. Terje Løkke-Sørensen, the Chief Technical Officer of Add Energy, delivered the company’s 4th  familiarization training course on the principles of NORSOK D-010 Well Integrity standard. A 1-day course that focused on the establishment of well barriers, including well barrier elements and how these are accepted and monitored to prevent loss of integrity that ultimately could lead to a blowout. 

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Service Spotlight: well operations management plans

21 February 2020 posted in Well Engineering and Management

As a part of our work across Australia, we provide management plans and independent integrity risk assessments for our clients’ offshore and onshore operations. 

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Add Energy and Enautech sign master service agreement to improve blowout preventer reliability and reduce the likelihood of loss of primary containment

3 February 2020 posted in Well Control and Blowout Contingency

Add Energy is pleased to announce it has entered into a master service agreement with Enautech, an oil and gas technology company specialising in well control equipment compliance and improving blowout preventer reliability under well control scenarios.

The master service agreement between Add Energy and Enautech allows Add Energy to continue its drive to become a global provider of leading engineering and software solutions. 

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A perspective on the Asia Pacific energy sector, with EVP of operations, Eduardo Robaina

20 January 2020 posted in Production Optimization, Well Engineering and Management

Companies are investing more and more into innovation as the landscape of the energy industry shifts into new ways of working. Looking at the Asia Pacific area specifically, we have seen an upturn in LNG development and a requirement for more outsourced support to organizations and operators.

With Add Energy having recently developed key partnerships in this area, we spoke to Eduardo Robaina, Executive Vice President of Operations, about the innovations, achievements and future of the energy sector and Add Energy in the Asia Pacific region.

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Insights and inspiration from Senior Drilling Engineer, Zin Kyaw

14 November 2019 posted in Well Engineering and Management

As a company, we are very fortunate to have highly experienced professionals with a wealth of knowledge and experience within our team. A great example of this is our Senior Drilling Engineer, Zin Kyaw.

Zin joined Add Energy in 2007 and has added a huge amount to our Australia team, quickly becoming a highly valued member of Add Energy. 
In this interview, Zin discusses his time with Add Energy, common problems operators face, and advice for people starting in the industry.

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Solutions for "source control and loss of containment"

5 June 2019 posted in Well Control and Blowout Contingency

Thomas Selbekk, one of Add Energy’s Vice Presidents of Well Control and Blowout Support, was one of the key contributors and technical experts presenting at the “SpillCon” conference in Perth, Australia. The event was organized by AMOSC (Australian Marine Oil Spill Centre) , AIP (Australian Institute of Petroleum) and the Australian Maritime Safety Authority and ran for 4 days at the end of May 2019.

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Woodside "Drilling and Completions" Team of the Quarter

8 May 2019 posted in Well Engineering and Management, Well Servicing and Intervention

We are excited to announce that our Platform Well & Maintenance Intervention (PWMI) team have received the well sought-after ‘Woodside Drilling and Completions Team of the Quarter’ trophy.

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Add Energy Continues Exclusive Partnership with Transborders Energy to Commercialise Stranded Gas Fields

14 March 2019 posted in Well Engineering and Management

Add Energy has been co-pursuing with Transborders Energy (Transborders) in small scale FLNG project developments since April 2017 where they have been the exclusive partner of Transborders to engineer, procure, drill, complete and operate wells for a series of their FLNG projects in Australia.

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