Creating values through new technology

The technological breakthroughs of the onwards from the early 1990s have had enormous implications for the oil and gas exploration and production industry. New methods, changing work processes and an improved understanding of the subsurface have all contributed to new exploration arenas and increased oil recovery.
This article appeared in Vol. 2, No. 1 - 2005


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