Deadline approaching for 2022 World Oil Awards nominations

July 05, 2022

For over 20 years, the World Oil Awards have recognized and honored the upstream energy industry’s leading innovators and innovations and recognized step changes in technology that have made a lasting impact.

The 2022 World Oil Awards ceremony will be Oct. 13 in Houston, Texas. Award nominations will be accepted through this Saturday, July 9, at midnight CST.

“The World Oil Awards are the premier annual venue for recognizing the finest in upstream technological innovation and achievement,” said World Oil Editor-in-Chief Kurt Abraham. “As such, we receive a very robust collection of submissions from industry companies, all competing for recognition. During 2021, we received close to 300 submissions, from which winners of 18 categories were selected by our highly qualified panel of 10 industry experts, all with long, distinguished track records in upstream operations. We encourage companies to get their submissions for this year to us as quickly as they can before the deadline.”

Nominations are being accepted in the following categories:

  1. Best Completion Technology Award
  2. Best Data Management & Application Solution Award
  3. Best Deepwater Technology Award
  4. Best Oilfield Fluids and Chemicals Award
  5. Best Drilling Technology Award
  6. Best EOR Technology
  7. Best Exploration Technology Award
  8. Best Outreach Program Award
  9. Best Production Technology Award
  10. Best Digital Transformation Award
  11. Best Water Management Technology Award
  12. Best Well Integrity Technology
  13. Best Well Intervention Award
  14. New Horizons Idea Award
  15. Health, Safety, Environment/Sustainable Development Onshore Award
  16. Health, Safety, Environment/Sustainable Development Offshore Award
  17. Lifetime Achievement Award
  18. Innovative Thinker Award

Click here to submit a nomination. A maximum of three entries per category may be submitted by one company.

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