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Our services for the upstream sector in Oil and Gas would help your organization locate, analyze and extract Oil and Natural Gas from onshore / offshore fields.

We offer a variety of services and solutions that covers the entire upstream sector from Exploration, Appraisal and Development to Production and Logistics.

Whether it’s a search for potential underground or underwater oil and gas fields, drilling exploratory wells, or operating wells that are recovering and bringing the hydrocarbon reserves to the surface, we can assist you with analysis, testing, inspection and consultation.

Our ability to mobilize resources gives you the option to choose our on-site services, where we bring equipment and experts to your locations, either on-shore or off-shore. It also means that whichever service you need, we respond in a timely manner, providing you with the information you need, when and where you need it most. This level of flexibility is designed to minimize your costs and the associated risks and with this prevent avoidable equipment failures and ensure your operations are consistently generating maximum profit levels.

We provide the following sub-services

Our artificial lift solutions run in some of the most remote and hostile onshore and offshore environments in the Nigeria. Our products operate efficiently in extremely abrasive, corrosive, erosive, and high-temperature conditions. Our customers trust our expertise for reliable operations in complex applications including oil and gas production, mining and geothermal energy.

Our complete pumping solutions include surface and downhole equipment plus installation, maintenance, repair and testing services.

  • Electric submersible pumps (ESP)
  • Horizontal pumping systems (HPS) for surface fluid transfer applications
  • Progressive cavity pumps (PCP)
  • Surface package for power, control, and remote monitoring
  • Engineering and support services

Our cementing, pumping, and mixing services are supported by state-of-the-art land and offshore cementing equipment and complimented by a full range of casing equipment technologies.

We led the way in oilfield cementing excellence. The ability to deliver successful primary cementing operations drives improved cement bonds. Our cementing, pumping, and mixing services are supported by state-of-the-art land and offshore cementing equipment and complimented by a full range of casing equipment technologies.

We can help prevent loss of production, control internal flow and/or flow to the surface, reduce water production, and improve confinement of stimulation treatments.

We provide the extensive range of chemical solutions combine specialty chemical products and services for maximum performance and efficiency for operations. We provide unparalleled technical expertise and superior local service through cost-effective application with specialty chemicals for the life of the well.

We work to develop site-specific products and formulations for customized solutions that ensure production systems operate at full potential.

We work in conjunction with operations to service the pipeline assets, and proactively control and prevent pipeline failures using chemical inhibition programs that minimize internal corrosion.

We offer a range of specialty chemicals to enhance performance and safety in deep water systems. Our expertise provides customize platform-specific chemical products and formulations for a particular system or producing condition.

We monitor Key Performance Indicators (KPI) and analytical data to ensure chemicals are available and being applied as designed.

We provide industry-leading, high-efficiency fixed cutter and roller cone drill bit solutions for reliable performance in a wide range of drilling environments. Our complete line of matrix and steel-bodied drill bits utilize premium cutter technology to deliver best-in-class performance. Standard products include steel tooth and insert roller cone drill bits.

Fixed Cutter Drill Bits

As a leading drill bit solution provider, Halliburton continues to advance the evolution of fixed cutter bit technology, introducing innovations that have produced a “step-change” in application-specific PDC bit design.

Incorporating the most advanced PDC cutter technology available, Halliburton’s Fixed Cutter bits are designed with the “accumulated knowledge” of a proven design platform that incorporates state-of-the-art force management and drilling dynamics optimization technology.

This highly engineered design platform combines sophisticated modeling and analytical capabilities with a “tool box of options” for unmatched design capabilities, producing bits engineered to meet specific challenges:

  • Steerable applications
  • Hard rock formations
  • Deep unconventional wells
  • Turbine drilling

Because each application presents unique challenges to performance, the process of Design at the Customer Interface (DatCISM) process positions experienced design personnel side-by-side with the customer, and equips them with the most sophisticated drilling analysis software available, enabling application-specific design solutions to optimize detailed aspects of drill bit design.

Roller Cone Drill Bits

With a focus on “the science behind the bit,” Halliburton continues to break new ground with a suite of high performance roller cone bits supported by a dramatically improved bit platform that increases bearing reliability to deliver even greater performance benefits.

In pursuit of innovation in those key technologies proven to expand the application range of roller cone bits, Halliburton Drill Bits and Services’ has advanced every aspect of roller cone design, from body design to bearing seal.

  • Energy Balanced® Bit design platform optimizes rock removal for the application
  • Increased Bearing Size significantly increases bit load carrying capacity
  • Engineered Hydraulics optimizes arm geometry to create directed flow channels
  • Innovative MPC pressure compensation system increases bearing-seal system reliability
  • Improved Bearing Lubricants extend bearing system life
  • Redesigned Seals better withstand heat, contamination, wear
  • Optimum Protection Options include patented hardfacing and diamond enhanced compacts

Through our process of Design at the Customer Interface (DatCISM) process, Halliburton engineers the right combination of these advanced features in a process of “model, measure, optimize” to create customer-specific bit solutions.

We design drilling programs that not only increase recoveries, but also lower costs by minimizing non-productive time, boosting production rates and requiring smaller expenditures of capital.

We help to optimize Performance and Engineer Success for upstream oil and gas who are looking to reduce overall well construction costs while increasing asset recovery, we deliver drilling performance to improve wellbore quality and add value to overall well construction.

  • Automated Drilling
  • Coring
  • Directional Drilling
  • Downhole Tools
  • Drilling Engineering Solutions
  • Drill Bits
  • Drilling Fluids Solutions
  • Fluid Additives
  • Geosteering Services
  • Hole Enlargement
  • Logging-While-Drilling
  • Magnetic Ranging
  • Measurement-While-Drilling
  • Optimized Pressure Drilling
  • Reservoir Fluids Solutions
  • Solids Control Equipment and Services
  • Surface Data Logging
  • Survey Management
  • Telemetry
  • Waste Management Solutions

We select a fluid to match the reservoir’s salinity, pH, water hardness, clay mineralogy and emulsion-forming abilities. This customization minimizes precipitates, emulsions, clay swelling and scaling that could impact production rates. We help to systematic procedures for fluid selection and design are recognized as best practices that can minimize the skin factor and help improve well producibility.

Our Operators have seen improved results by using engineered drill-in and completion fluids designed for the actual mineralogy and morphology of the reservoir rock. The result can be significantly improved reservoir producibility.

We help to Optimize fluid performance by maintaining fluid properties is critical to improving drilling efficiency and overall performance. Predictable fluid densities and rheology is critical in order to keep wellbore integrity intact, and effective solids removal is a key component to ensure fluid consistency. We offers an extensive portfolio of shale shakers, screens, centrifuges, and dewatering technologies to extend the life of fluids and maximize rates of penetration (ROPs).

We help to Maximize solids removal and minimize cost through Effectively and efficiently removing unwanted solids helps to lower fluid dilution rates, decrease the volume of required additives, achieve higher flow rates, and reduce fluid degradation. This helps reduce the cost of maintaining fluid properties and can decrease or eliminate the volume of solid and liquid waste that must be transported for disposal. We provide solutions that deliver maximum solids removal to help minimize your operational expenses.

We help for Engineered solutions for operational success by using a process-driven solution design, we collaborate to identify the best solids-control approach to extract maximum solids in order to reduce disposal streams and return a high-quality drilling fluid to the active system. We strive to increase efficiency and maintain fluid consistency to keep the operation running smoothly.

We continue to, engineer a comprehensive portfolio of differentiated technologies that will enable the complete characterization of your reservoirs. Measurements provided by our services have gone through our comprehensive lifecycle product development system, ensuring measurement accuracy, repeatability, and representativeness. Our highly specialized multidisciplinary team of geoscientific experts is available around the clock to collaborate and support every Petro technical need.

Digital Rock Analysis with Ingrain Services

Integrated Digital rock analysis provides a quantitative understanding of fine-grained strata and intricate pore networks that are challenging to quantify with other methods

Our proprietary multiscale imaging analysis and interpretation rapidly unravels the distribution of reservoir rock properties. This improves the characterization of your reservoir when combined with wireline and other lab data sets.

Obtain quantitative high-frequency CT data and high-resolution petrophysical interpretation

CT bulk density and PE are combined with spectral gamma ray logs to rapidly deliver a detailed analysis of lithology, porosity, rock facies and depositional sequences. This analysis, combined with rock properties obtained at higher resolution, provides critical information for identifying optimal landing zones. It also identifies stacked thin-bedded frac barriers not resolved by log data.


Comprehensive capability. Expert support

Geologic understanding is critical to the complete evaluation of your reservoirs. With that in mind, we have invested significantly to create a comprehensive portfolio of services. These services are supported by a network of petrotechnical experts armed with advanced answer products. Take your time to evaluate what we can do for you.

Formation and Reservoir Solutions (FRS) Geology

Our teams collaborate with customers worldwide to create clearer reservoir understanding. We integrate available data like surface-logging data (mud logs), mineralogy from elemental spectroscopy, and conventional formation evaluation tools to enable sound decision making. We help solve complex challenges in clastic and carbonate environments, as well as conventional and unconventional reservoirs.

Elemental Analysis – Precise evaluation of complex mineralogies

Offering quick and precise evaluations of complex mineralogies, Our elemental analysis tool uses proven interpretation processes and integrated petrophysical analysis. A neutron-induced capture gamma-ray spectroscopy logging system, the GEM tool derives elemental contributions contained within the total measured gamma-ray energy spectrum.

Borehole Imaging – Technology to clearly visualize downhole geology

High-resolution images of the borehole can be used to identify a variety of geological attributes. These images can also provide insight into the condition of the borehole, stress, and rock mechanics around the borehole, and assist in porosity determination.

Rotary Coring – Innovative, engineered technology for securing high-quality rock samples

With our rotary sidewall coring services, high-quality rock samples can be easily acquired in a single run, providing samples for routine and specialty core analysis (SCAL). Core analysis enables a better understanding of well conditions and estimating storage characteristics of the matrix. This significantly enhances economic value and reduces your exploration and development risk.

Rock Characterization – Rapidly Characterize Your Rock at Multiple Scales

Ingrain integrated Digital and Physical Core Analysis provides a robust understanding of reservoir quality. This new approach establishes the relationship between bulk rock properties and multiscale image analysis for a more holistic understanding of the effective rock properties. This relationship is a key indication of hydrocarbon storage and flow. Ingrain analyses are delivered in an unmatched timeframe, enhancing the interpretation of other wireline and perforating technologies needed to unravel reservoir producibility.


Maximize your understanding of the subsurface

Geophysical understanding is critical to the complete evaluation of your reservoirs. With that in mind, we have invested significantly to create a comprehensive portfolio of services. These services are supported by a network of petrotechnical experts armed with advanced answer products.

Formation and Reservoir Solutions (FRS) Rock Physics & Geomechanics. Robust rock physics and geomechanics models reduce uncertainty and manage risk throughout the life of a reservoir. Especially in basins where knowledge of stress-field orientation is critical for well placement and reservoir development. Our FRS team, along with superior downhole sensor technology, can help provide robust rock physics and geomechanics solutions to develop and manage your reservoirs.

Acoustic Logging

Our latest-generation acoustic tools use state-of-the-art technology to characterize seismic properties at log scales, geomechanics, and completion needs in a wide range of reservoirs. Our portfolio of services is capable of operating up to 500°F (260°C) or 30,000 psi. We have the technology and the petrotechnical expertise to ensure you get the most out of your next evaluation.

Borehole Seismic

Our customized, reliable, high-resolution solutions bridge the gap between surface seismic and the wellbore. Our industry-leading borehole seismic energy sources and downhole array technologies are supported by our experienced, dedicated experts worldwide. This combination provides operators with improved data quality while minimizing rig time.


Maximum hydrocarbon recovery. Reduced uncertainty. Global expertise

Petrophysical understanding is critical to the complete evaluation of your reservoirs. With that in mind, we have invested significantly to create a comprehensive portfolio of services. These services are supported by a network of petrotechnical experts armed with advanced answer products.

Formation and Reservoir Solutions (FRS)

Petrophysical evaluation helps reduce uncertainty and manage risk throughout the life of a reservoir. Hydrocarbon fluid identification, porosity characterization, saturation estimations, and permeability are necessary input data for robust resource estimates. They are also used to formulate a strategy for reservoir development. Our Formation and Reservoir Solutions (FRS) team, along with superior downhole sensor technology, can help you evaluate your reservoirs in the most challenging environments. Our teams are ready to share their global expertise in both clastic and carbonate rocks, as well as conventional and unconventional reservoirs.


Our dielectric logging services are uniquely suited to provide the best insight when dealing with low-resistivity contrast pay. Integrated with total porosity, we derive flushed zone water saturation, Sxo. Unlike other Sxo measurements, the water saturation from our dielectric measurement is not affected by water salinity, clay content, or rock textural parameters (m).

Magnetic Resonance Logging Services (NMR)

We provide NMR services in a comprehensive range of formation evaluation applications to address our customer challenges. These applications address a wide range of oils, gas, and unconventional reservoirs.

Nuclear Logging

Nuclear measurements are a long-standing technique for evaluating the subsurface in the industry. Our comprehensive suite of nuclear tools enables the complete and safe characterization of your reservoirs.

Pulsed Neutron Logging

Pulsed-neutron technology is a vital tool for engineers and petrophysicists to find oil and gas reservoirs and manage them more effectively. These measurements give insight into formation and fluid properties of the reservoir and much more. It’s primarily used in open hole and cased-hole environments to provide saturation, porosity, shale, and mineralogy information of the well. Its versatility also extends to water flow detection and gravel pack evaluation.

Resistivity Logging

The quest to measure true formation resistivity (Rt) has challenged petrophysicists for decades. Our portfolio of array resistivity logging services takes the guesswork out of your interpretations. They provide a value of Rt that’s closer than ever to the true Rt of the formation. Array resistivity tools offer answers at multiple depths of investigation, removing undesired effects and aiding in understanding, visualizing, and even quantifying the invasion process.

Rock Characterization with Ingrain Services

Digital rock analysis provides a quantitative understanding of fine-grained strata and intricate pore networks that are challenging to quantify with other methods. Our proprietary multiscale imaging analysis and interpretation rapidly unravels the distribution of reservoir rock properties. This improves the characterization of your reservoir when combined with wireline and other lab data sets.

We provide Integrated Asset Management (IAM) group designs and executes asset solutions, using We provide the capabilities and investment to assist in the economical increase of production. Our areas of experience are mature fields and unconventional resources.

Our team collaborates with yours to provide complete management of existing oil and gas assets, from day-to-day production operations, through field redevelopment planning and the delivery of workovers, new drills, and other services directed at enhanced recovery. We provide industry-leading capabilities in low-permeability and unconventional reservoirs, we evaluate potential approaches for achieving enhanced productivity, help identify the optimal approach, and then deliver the associated services in the field.

Our commercial approach is based on long-term contractual models that fully align our mutual interests.

We are a group of seasoned industry professionals who understand the challenges facing you in today’s environment. We combine our skillsets with the full breadth of technical capabilities and vast operational footprint offered. we have been providing technical solutions globally to help increase production, often using innovative commercial arrangements.

We offer a full range of oil and gas disciplines, including:

  • Geology
  • Geophysics
  • Petrophysics
  • Reservoir engineering
  • Oil and gas economics, contracting and funding
  • Drilling and completions management
  • Production management
  • Asset management

We provide the Pipeline and Process Services operates globally providing a full range of pre-commissioning, commissioning, maintenance and decommissioning services to the pipeline and process plant construction, commissioning and maintenance industries, both onshore and offshore.

The services offered by Halliburton Pipeline and Process Services are aimed at providing operators the ability to initiate, sustain and increase production. This can be achieved through a variety of methods, including 1) improving the efficiency of planned projects by the use of a single, cross-trained team to reduce schedules, and 2) by increasing the production and transportation capability of infield hydrocarbon flowlines, process plant and export pipelines.

Halliburton Pipeline and Process Services is unique within our industry as being the only company that can provide the complete range of services required for a major pre-commissioning project or major shutdown from our own in-house personnel and equipment resources.

  • Pipeline Services
  • Process Services
  • Flow Assurance Services
  • Decommissioning
  • Nitrogen Services
  • Water Injection
  • Umbilical Services

From tubing conveyed perforating to the flare and burner, We provide  can provide the total well testing and extended well testing portfolio. Downhole pressure and temperature data, reservoir samples, subsea safety systems, surface data collection, and well fluid handling all support collecting the information necessary to perform proper reservoir evaluation including productivity indicators such as permeability, skin, and initial reservoir pressure.

We know that well testing is crucial to reservoir understanding which is why we continue to develop innovative products that increase efficiency, promote safety, and provide more data for well testing operations. We want to be able to provide our customers with the ability to “Have a dialogue with your reservoir®.” Providing well testing systems that provide dynamic control and analysis in real time deliver on that goal.

  • Data Acquisition
  • Drillstem Testing
  • Fluid Sampling
  • Surface Well Testing

We provide the Sand Control Services provides a single source of solutions for all of your sand control challenges. Sand can present major obstacles to well production through reduced production rates, sand bridging, erosion of equipment, and sand disposal and removal.  We offer dedicated equipment and services for gravel packing, high-rate water packs, frac pack treatments, horizontal screen-only completions, and horizontal gravel packs—all of which can be supported with computer-simulated designs.

Our sand control services begin with an in-depth analysis of the reservoir and well conditions to help design and select the optimum fluid systems and downhole equipment for every well. We provide  provides specialized surface and downhole equipment including gravel pack packers and screens to inhibit the movement of formation sand into the wellbore, surface pumping equipment, fluid systems, and filtration systems —all supported by completion service designed to help operators capture the best value from their assets.

  • Multizone Systems
  • Downhole Tools
  • Screens
  • Chemicals and Fluid Systems
  • Stimulation Services

With proven technologies for optimizing production, We provide cost-effective approaches to fracturing, pinpoint stimulation, acidizing/near-wellbore cleanout, and conductivity endurance.

  • Acidizing/Near-Wellbore Cleanout
  • Conductivity Endurance
  • Conformance/Water Control
  • Fiber Optic Monitoring
  • Fracture Modeling
  • Fracturing
  • Microdeformation Monitoring
  • Microseismic Monitoring
  • Nitrogen Services
  • Pinpoint Multistage Fracturing with Coiled Tubing
  • Remote Operations Command and Control
  • Reservoir Monitoring
  • Vessels

Addressing the industry’s most challenging well control problems 24/7

Emergency Response Services

Boots & Coots Services has the knowledge and experience to address the industry’s most challenging well control problems — onshore, offshore, and subsea. Our specialists are on call 24/7 and will respond immediately to assist with assessment or mobilization of personnel and equipment. We have equipment staged strategically around the world and the logistical experience to deploy to most any country.

Prevention Services

Contingency planning can prevent well control emergencies or lessen their effects. We offer a wide array of prevention services from Well Control Contingency Plans, to insurance through the WELLSURE® program, to inspection services and more. For dealing with well control emergencies, we’ve built a reputation on a wealth of knowledge among our team of engineers and can bring the collective experience to challenges ranging from well blowouts to relief well implementation.

Control of Well Insurance Program

Our Program is a unique bundled package that includes a full range of Boots & Coots well control services, prevention services, and post-response services as part of the operator’s extra-expense insurance package.

Well Control Engineering

When drilling a relief well, accurate target well interception and successful well killing operations are highly challenging. Flawless execution depends on a combination of experience, technology, and other resources. The necessary critical tasks demand high levels of competency in engineering and project management. Boots & Coots has the capabilities and the access to a comprehensive range of We provide the services to successfully manage your relief well project.

Well Special Services

Boots & Coots has extensive global experience in hot tapping, gate valve drilling and freeze job operations in locations around the world.

Subsea Response

Boots & Coots offers a unique suite of Subsea Response services including the first truly air mobile Capping Stack, containment systems, and physics-based modeling capability.

Well Control

Prevention Services

Control of Well Insurance Program

Well Control Engineering

  • Well Special Services
  • Subsea Response

We provide the rig less well intervention services are cost-effective when compared to drilling rigs and workovers. With our coiled tubing, hydraulic workover, electric wireline and slickline capabilities, we can provide such services as electric logs, drilling, perforating tubing or casing, pumping and stimulation, sand control completions, well control, snubbing, recompletion, abandonment and well evaluation. We are the leading provider of rig less interventions, including live well interventions that maintain or increase well productivity in your fields.

Whether your challenge is to shut off unwanted water, stop sand production, remove scale, improve near wellbore conductivity, re-stimulate the reservoir or remove blockage in surface flowlines, We provide the solutions and methods to deploy them. Our ACTIVATE® refracturing service leverages subsurface insight expertise and breakthrough diversion technology. Its stimulation service to perform a rig less intervention and help you improve reservoir access. This is achieved predictively and repeatedly at one-third the cost of a new drill.

With Real-Time Coiled Tubing Services, we combine intervention and diagnostic services to help you monitor and optimize job performance in real-time, resulting in greater efficiency, increased reliability, and higher return on investment. SPECTRUM Real-Time Coiled Tubing Services can be combined with standard coiled tubing applications and downhole tools to obtain vital well data in conjunction with other well intervention services to deliver customized intervention solutions and maximize a single trip downhole.

Whatever your well intervention challenge, we’ll collaborate with you to find the right solution and get results together.

  • Coiled Tubing
  • Hydraulic Workover & Snubbing
  • Slickline
  • Thru Tubing Tools

We provide the  Wireline and Perforating group offers customized solutions to maximize production for more efficient pay—no matter where your field is in the well life cycle. Our innovative technologies, coupled with asset expertise from our highly specialized multidisciplinary geoscientists collaborating with your teams, help you gain deeper reservoir insight. We also bring expertise to diagnose, design, and deliver engineering perforating and well intervention solutions to maximize production from your reservoirs.

Our promise to you is a relentless dedication to safety and service quality. Together, we will optimize productivity. Talk with us. See the difference.

  • Ancillary Equipment
  • Formation Evaluation
  • Well Assurance
  • Perforating
  • Wireline Intervention
  • Plug and Abandonment

We provide in well completions and production.  No other company has as complete a portfolio of technologies, capabilities and experience. We work with our customers to identify their challenges and develop customized solutions to meet their needs.

We have a complete portfolio of products and services to maximize the performance of any completion project.  We’ve pushed the industry forward with new technologies focused on one goal; solving your challenges in unconventional plays, deepwater wells, and mature fields

  • Intelligent Completions
  • Intervention Solutions
  • Isolation Barrier Valves
  • Liner Hangers
  • Multilateral Systems
  • Permanent Monitoring
  • Production Packers
  • Remote Open Close Technology
  • Slickline
  • Subsurface Flow Controls
  • Subsurface Safety Valves
  • Swell Technology
  • Unconventional Completions
  • Horizontal Completions