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Oil Field Technology Helps Keep Vital Wells Running

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In Titusville, PA, the McClintock 1 oil well is still operating today, even though it began producing oil all the way back in 1861. While this might seem unfathomable to some, the reality is that, with modern technology and the right oil field software, oil producers can get the most out of every well they tap. Of course, the Titusville well has to be massive in order to produce oil for so long, but there is no doubt that the advances in technologies and new oil field solutions have helped it last. Without them, the well could have dried up years ago.

The amount of oil that business and consumers use is pretty shocking. Most people are aware that humans have a dependence on oil that is simply not sustainable, but many do Continue reading