BRU is NTNU’s Research and Innovation Program in Digital and Automation Solutions for the Oil and Gas Industry. It supports the digital transformation of the industry. Operations, maintenance, safety and security is one of the 6 program areas in the program. This video newsletter presents projects and selected solutions developed in BRU21. Check out the newsletter here
The company ComputerWell has recently been formed as a spin-off between Department of Geoscience and Petroleum and Department of Computer Science at NTNU. The project has received funding from NTNU Discovery and is currently funded by the Research Council of Norway.
ComputerWell provides a software for surveillance and optimization of drilling operations. Watch the intro movie below and check out computerwell.com
Are you interested in cooking and trying new recipes? Then working with cement can be also an interesting subject for you? Working with cement and preparing a good cement slurry is like cooking food, but not for the family, this is going to be eaten by the drilled well under ground. This is the oil well’s dish for building a robust barier for the life of the well.
Fantastiske nyheter! Regjeringen bevilger 100 millioner kroner til NTNU, Universitetet i Stavanger, SINTEF og NORCE til laboratorier og utstyr. Dette er en klar styrking av forskningen i petroleumsteknologi, ikke minst for Institutt for geovitenskap og petroleum ved NTNU.