Baker Hughes

Problem

One of the world’s largest oilfield services companies Baker Hughes provides products and services large and small oil companies worldwide. Satisfying customers’ needs - including risk mitigation - and new product development are major challenges

Solution

Advanced technology and a systems’ engineering approach using ANSYS fluids, mechanical and electromagnetic technologies as well as ANSYS EKM

Result

In the first six months of integrated simulations, the engineering analysis team bridging multiple product lines has directly improved operating reliability of legacy products and impacted the successful launch of a new product.

 

“The software and other measures we have put in place have helped us improve reliability and reduced our drilling systems non-productive time by 25 percent globally in the past 18 months.”