SAEV Portfolio Companies DataGumbo and Well-Sense Honored for Innovative Engineering

March 17th, 2020

The annual Meritorious Awards for Engineering Innovation (MEAs) honor engineering excellence and achievement in the upstream petroleum industry. The MEA program recognizes new products and technologies that demonstrate innovation in concept, design and application.

"Our magazine and its predecessors have consistently honored technical innovation that allows our industry to overcome seemingly impossible challenges," said Jennifer Presley, executive editor of E&P. "The Meritorious Awards for Engineering Innovation reflect the best of the best in technological advancement."

The expert panel of judges included engineers and scientists from operating and consulting companies worldwide. Each judge was assigned a category that best utilized his or her area of expertise. Judges were excluded from categories in which they or their companies have a business interest.

The 2020 Honorees:

ARTIFICIAL LIFT  
•  REDA Continuum Extended-Life ESP Pump Schlumberger
DRILLBITS
•  Ultrastrong Catalyst-Free PDC Saudi Aramco
•  Aegis Armor Cladding Schlumberger
DRILLING FLUIDS/STIMULATION
•  TETRA CS Neptune Fluid Systems TETRA Technologies
•  DELTA-TEQ Low-Pressure-Impact Drilling Fluid Baker Hughes
DRILLING SYSTEMS
•  OmegaX Solid-State Surveying System Gyrodata
•  AlphaST Single-Trip Openhole Cement and Sidetrack System Weatherford
EXPLORATION/GEOSCIENCE
• SpiceRack Saudi Aramco
FORMATION EVALUATION 
•  Intelligent Conveyance System Weatherford
•  EarthStar Ultra-Deep Resistivity Service 3D Halliburton
HSE
•  Rack Back Console Frank's International
•  Digital Flare Mitigation Crusoe Energy Systems Inc.
HYDRAULIC FRACTURING/PRESSURE PUMPING
•  ThinFrac MP Friction Reducer BJ Services
•  BreakThru Casing Flotation Device Nine Energy Service
INTELLIGENT SYSTEMS
• GumboNet Data Gumbo
• Open Secure Automation Platform Bedrock Automation
INTELLIGENT COMPONENTS
•  PowerPath U.S. Well Services
•  Imersiv Augmented and Virtual Reality Halliburton
•  Additive Manufacturing for Fossil-Free Combustion in Gas Turbines Siemens
IOR/EOR/REMEDIATION
•  Nano-Encapsulated Reservoir Chemical Saudi Aramco
•  FiberLine Intervention System Well-SENSE
MARINE CONSTRUCTION & DECOMMISSIONING  
•  CemFIT Heal Flexible Self-Healing Cement Schlumberger
NON-FRACTURING COMPLETIONS
•  Deep Imaging Real-Time Fluid Tracking Deep Imaging
SUBSEA SYSTEMS
•  Casing Reconnect System Schlumberger
WATER MANAGEMENT
•  Acoustic Oil-Water-Fines Separation Saudi Aramco