Baker Hughes

Oil & Gas

Baker Hughes, GE in talks with Abu Dhabi on drilling stake


Baker Hughes, a GE Company, is in talks with Abu Dhabi National Oil Co. to set up a partnership that could lead to the U.S. firm taking a minority stake in the state-owned energy giant’s drilling unit, according to people with knowledge of the matter.

Training & Technology

‘Netflix for Oil’ setting stage for $1trillion data battle


The service companies that map underground pockets of oil, drill the wells and lift crude from miles below are generating vast new amounts of data they never before realized could be valuable. But their exploration customers are essentially saying hands off to anything coming out of their wells, including the streams of zeros and 1s.


GE remains committed to Baker Hughes for now


Houston's Baker Hughes has some breathing room to focus on growth as the energy sector slowly rebounds now that General Electric is affirming its commitment to the oilfield services firm at least until next year.