Archives for July 2015

July Bits

July Bits By Todd Campau July 7, 2015     Operating with the latest and greatest? We all know that keeping your MWD tools in the best operating condition requires regular maintenance but you’re only partially done. Any maintenance procedure should also include updating the firmware/software to the latest versions. We encourage you to update […]

Texas Oil – the Early Days

Texas Oil – the Early Days By Todd Campau July 7, 2015     What comes to mind when one thinks of Texas? Many things, including horse-riding cowboys, longhorn cattle, the Alamo, NASA, and most importantly, oil. Texas will always be known for the Wild West image of Hollywood lore. With no disrespect to ranching […]

Innovating the Industry:

Innovating the Industry: The challenges of designing for the downhole environment By Todd Campau July 7, 2015     I dropped my cellphone the other day. It hit the floor, but I have a case, so luckily nothing broke. That got me thinking. How might you protect a piece of electronics when dropped? Even better, […]

Important events in July, a bit of Texas state history

Important events in July, a bit of Texas state history By Todd Campau July 7, 2015     July has been a pretty momentous month for the State of Texas. From Waco, to San Antonio, to Houston, to San Jose Island – significant events happened in Texas history that impact our lives even today. In […]