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Awards and Recognition

Schlumberger is regularly recognized by a variety of organizations for our sustainability initiatives and technology development.

Many of our awards are for our educational programs, which concentrate on STEM. These subjects underpin not only our business but also economic growth in every country around the globe. Our focus is on school-age children and women. Educational advancement in both groups makes a powerful contribution to developing economies, as well as to the individuals themselves. We are also widely respected for our technological advances that help our customers produce oil and gas more efficiently. These efficiencies create sustainability benefits—such as capacity building, economic development, and social investment—while conserving natural resources and minimizing our customers’ environmental footprint.



Focus on Global Stewardship

Getenergy Ltd.
Localization Award of the Year

NExT Schlumberger has received the Localization Award of the Year from Getenergy Ltd. This award recognizes organizations that have contributed to supporting local education and supply chain capacity building.
Getenergy Ltd., a global education and training organization for the energy industry, focuses on designing and operating events that link education provision and the oil and gas industry.


Most Admired Knowledge Enterprises (MAKE)
2016 Global MAKE Award

For the eleventh consecutive year, Schlumberger was voted a winner in the Global Most Admired Knowledge Enterprises (MAKE) study—the international benchmark for world-class knowledge organizations. Managed by Teleos, the 2016 Global MAKE study ranked Schlumberger in fourth place overall. The award recognizes organizations that outperform their peers in creating shareholder wealth by transforming tacit and explicit enterprise knowledge and intellectual capital into superior products, services, or solutions.
Teleos is an independent research company in knowledge management and intellectual capital areas.


Junior Achievement
President’s Volunteer Service Award

Schlumberger received a Junior Achievement USA Bronze President’s Volunteer Service Award (PVSA) for the 2015–2016 program year. Created by the President’s Council on Service and Civic Participation, the award is given to individuals and organizations who contribute a significant amount of time to volunteer service. Schlumberger volunteers contributed more than 5,000 hours of teaching to students in the Houston area.
The PVSA is a premier volunteer awards program that encourages citizens to live a life of service through presidential gratitude and national recognition.


GulfTalent
Top 20 Most Popular Employers for Saudi Graduates

Schlumberger earned third-place on a list of the most sought-after multinational employers in an annual survey by GulfTalent of recent graduates at the King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals in Saudi Arabia.
GulfTalent’s 2016 study was based on a survey of 224 recent graduates and final-year students from King Fahd University of Petroleum & Minerals.


Saudi Aramco
iktva Excellence Award

Schlumberger received a Saudi Aramco iktva Supplier Excellence Award in the category of “Highest in Saudi Workforce”.
Designed to drive domestic value creation with the aim of achieving 70% localization of all spending on goods and services and enabling the export of 30% of Saudi energy sector products by 2021, iktva is Saudi Aramco’s flagship localization initiative.


PwC Global
2016 FutureBrand Index

Schlumberger ranked 45 on the 2016 FutureBrand Index, a global perception study of the PwC Global Top 100 Companies by market capitalization. Now in its third year, the index offers a rigorous assessment of how “future proof” the world’s 100 most prominent companies are. Companies are measured across six key perception categories to produce a ranking of companies that have the right qualities in balance.
The 2016 FutureBrand Index explores the rise of consumer services organizations in the context of digital transformation and the new rules of customer experience.


FutureToday
Top Employers in Russia

Schlumberger ranked at No. 17 among university students attending oil and gas-related faculties in Russia, and No. 45 overall among students attending Russian universities, according to a poll conducted by FutureToday.
FutureToday is the leading Russian provider of graduate recruitment and employer branding services.


Barron’s
World’s Most Respected Companies 2016

Schlumberger ranked at No. 26 on Barron’s Top 100 World’s Most Respected Companies list for 2016. Every year Barron´s surveys professional money managers about their views of the world´s 100 largest companies by market value. About 75% of survey participants said they highly respect or respect the Company.
SyncForce Ranking the Brands Top 100 is a consolidated ranking based on all globally published brand rankings.


Rigzone Magazine
Global Top-10 Ideal Employers

Rigzone’s Ideal Employer Survey, carried out between July and September, asked 8,400 respondents in more than 100 countries which company they would most like to work for. Schlumberger ranked at No. 6 in the magazine’s list of Global Top-10 Ideal Employers.
Rigzone’s first annual Ideal Employer research explored current market sentiments of global oil and gas professionals, particularly in regard to their choice of ideal employers and their reasoning behind this choice.


Forbes Middle East Magazine
Top 100 Executives

The Schlumberger Middle East and Asia president was recognized by the business publication Forbes Middle East, ranking at No. 30 in the publication’s list of Top 100 Executives in the Middle East and North Africa region.
Forbes Middle East Magazine features articles and reports related to the finance and business world.


ConocoPhillips
HSE Excellence Award

The Schlumberger Alaska team received the ConocoPhillips HSE Excellence Award as recognition for demonstrating commitment to HSE excellence and the guiding principles of the incident-free culture at ConocoPhillips. Recipients of this award are selected by evaluation of both leading and lagging indicators over a period of a few years. Schlumberger Alaska has seen significant improvement in both Total Recordable Incidents Rate as well as Spill Rate since 2014.
With almost 15,000 people working in 20 countries of operations, ConocoPhillips is committed to the efficient and effective exploration and production of oil and natural gas.


IR Magazine

Global Top 50 Gold Ranking: 2016
Schlumberger ranked No. 12 on IR Magazine’s 2016 list of Global Top 50 companies for meeting international standards of disclosure, transparency, and communication in investor relations.
With almost 15,000 people working in 20 countries of operations, ConocoPhillips is committed to the efficient and effective exploration and production of oil and natural gas.

2016 Best in Sector: Energy
IR Magazine ranked Schlumberger as Best in Sector: Energy for 2016 in the Investor Perception Study-United States. In total, 342 American companies across a range of sectors and market capitalizations were ranked in the magazine’s 2016 investor perception study.
IR Magazine is a publication of IR Media Group, a business media company. Originally launched in 1988 by the Economist Group, IR Magazine is known for providing quality insight and a global perspective.


Institutional Investor Magazine
2016 Most Honored Company

Schlumberger ranked among the top companies for corporate leadership and investor relations expertise in the 2016 Institutional Investor All-America Executive Team rankings. A total of 1,930 companies in the United States received votes in this year’s All-America Executive Team survey, and Schlumberger was one among 144 companies to receive a “Most Honored” distinction.
For more than 30 years, Institutional Investor has recognized people and firms in the financial services industry for excellence.


Newsweek Green Rankings

Schlumberger placed 124 in the United States and 220 worldwide in the 2016 Newsweek Green Rankings, which measure corporate sustainability and environmental impact among 500 of the world's largest publicly traded companies. Schlumberger placed fourth in the energy sector in the US rankings, and 10th in the energy sector in the world rankings. The 2016 rankings feature eight key performance indicators used to assess and measure corporate environmental performance.
Based on research from Corporate Knights and HIP (Human Impact + Profit) Investor Inc., the Newsweek Green Rankings are one of the world's most recognized assessments of corporate environmental performance.


United States Department of Defense Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve

Pro Patria Award
Schlumberger received an Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve Pro Patria Award, the highest award presented by the United States Department of Defense at the state level. The annual award is presented to recipients who have demonstrated support to Guard and Reserve employees through their leadership and practices, including adopting personnel policies that make it easier for employees to participate in the National Guard and Reserve. Schlumberger employees perform a variety of community service and outreach activities within the veteran community

Military Friendly Employer
Schlumberger received a Military Friendly Employer designation, ranking at No. 4 in the nation within the manufacturing industry. The award considered the overall percentage of veterans in our workforce, the percentage of veterans we hired in the previous year, what we do for the veteran community, and what we do for our veteran employees in terms of career development, military leave policy, and removing barriers to entry.

Military Friendly Spouse Employer
Schlumberger received a Military Friendly Spouse Employer designation, ranking No. 1 in the nation within the manufacturing industry. The award was given to recognize spouses of employees who led a variety of projects that benefited the veteran community.
The US Department of Defense bestows Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve awards to recognize employers who support their Guard and Reserve employees.


Royal Society of Chemistry Industry and Technology Awards
Industrial Analytical Science Award

Schlumberger Gould Research received an award for the development of cutting-edge industrial sensors to monitor the impact of climate change and how to optimize new fuels to combat it.
The Royal Society of Chemistry is the world’s leading chemistry community, advancing excellence in the chemical sciences. The Industry and Technology Awards recognize talented teams and individuals across the chemistry-using industry.


Center for Offshore Safety
Safety and Environmental Management Systems Certification

The Center for Offshore Safety issued its first safety and environmental management systems (SEMS) certification outside of the Gulf of Mexico to Schlumberger North America. This is the second voluntary SEMS certification of the Schlumberger program, which now encompasses the Alaska region.
The Center for Offshore Safety is an industry-led group promoting continuous safety improvement for offshore drilling, completions, and operations through effective leadership, communication, teamwork, disciplined management systems, and independent third-party auditing and certification.


Brazil National Agency of Petroleum, Natural Gas and Biofuels
Technology Innovation Award

CO2 Self-Healing and Resistant Cement Systems Schlumberger Well Services and Petrobras were jointly honored with a 2016 Technology Innovation Award for the Schlumberger C02 Self-Healing and Resistant Cement System. Awarded by the Brazilian National Agency of Petroleum, Natural Gas and Biofuels, the Technology Innovation Award encourages and recognizes innovative technologies with applicability in the oil and gas industry.
The Brazil National Agency of Petroleum, Natural Gas and Biofuels presents the Technology Innovation Award award for technologies developed in Brazil by large enterprises in collaboration with Petrobras, the Brazilian national oil company.


Getenergy Ltd.: 2015 Education & Training Provider of the Year
NExT, Schlumberger

This award recognizes the college, company, or university that consistently develops and delivers industry-leading programs.
IR Magazine’s Global Top 50 ranking celebrates companies that demonstrate excellence in communicating with their shareholders and that get their investor relations (IR) programs right all the time.


Most Admired Knowledge Enterprises (MAKE)
2015 World's Global MAKE Awards

For the tenth time, the 2015 Global MAKE study recognized Schlumberger for our enterprise-wide knowledge-driven culture and an environment conductive to collaborative enterprise knowledge sharing. The award recognizes organizations that outperform their peers in creating shareholder’s wealth by transforming tacit and explicit enterprise knowledge and intellectual capital into superior products, services, or solutions.
Teleos is an independent research company in knowledge management and intellectual capital areas. The KNOW Network is a global web-based professional knowledge sharing and collaboration network.


President’s Volunteer Service Award

Schlumberger was awarded a Junior Achievement USA Bronze President’s Volunteer Service Award for the 2014–2015 program year. The award is created by the President’s Council on Service and Civic Participation for individuals and organizations that contribute a significant amount of time to volunteer service. Schlumberger volunteers contributed over 5,000 hours of teaching to more than 310,000 students in the Houston area.
The President’s Volunteer Service Award is the premier volunteer awards program, encouraging citizens to live a life of service through presidential gratitude and national recognition.


Happy Trainees

In 2015, Schlumberger France was recognized by meilleurs-entreprises.com as one of the 10 best companies to be an intern with in the Energy/Environment sector in France, and for the second consecutive year we received the organization’s Happy Trainees award for companies with 20 and 99 interns.
The Happy Trainees ranking is based on a methodology that values companies who welcome, support and manage their trainees. The trainees use six dimensions to rate the businesses that employ them.


CNNMoney | World’s Top Employers for New Grads (Engineering)
Schlumberger

For the CNNMoney list, research firm Universum Global surveyed college students around the world to see where they most wanted to work. Since 2012, students have ranked Schlumberger among the most desirable employers to work for in the world.
Universum Global surveys students and professionals and provides ideal-employer research, full-service communication, and strategic consulting services to more than 1,200 clients globally.


2015 EMEA Top 100 Most InDemand Employers

Schlumberger was ranked 18 among the 100 top employers in the Linkedin InDemand list for 2015 based on billions of interactions from LinkedIn members.
The LinkedIn InDemand list of top employers represents the most sought-after employers in Europe, the Middle East and Africa


2015 Africa Employer of Choice Top 100

Schlumberger ranked among the top employers in the Careers in Africa Employer of Choice 2015 Top 100. The company scored highly among the 13,242 professionals focused on working in Africa who completed the Careers in Africa Employer of Choice Survey.
Global Career Company has been at the heart of international recruitment for over 10 years, working with companies across Africa, Asia, and MENA to recruit internationally based graduates and professionals for jobs within their home countries.


Interfaith Care Partners Sustaining Presence Award 2015

Interfaith CarePartners honors outstanding corporations and individuals for exemplary community service and for enriching the lives of all. In 2015, Schlumberger was honored with the organization’s Sustaining Presence Award for its contributions to the Greater Houston community over the past several decades.
Interfaith CarePartners cares for weak and vulnerable people as they create, equip and sustain caring communities.


Global IR Forum Top 50 Silver Ranking

Each year investment professionals vote for the IR Magazine Awards in Europe, Asia, the US, Canada, and Brazil, and now the combined results identify the best overall IR around the world. Companies in the Global Top 50 have achieved the highest aggregate scores across different awards categories and regions over the past year. In 2015, Schlumberger was awarded a Global Top 50 Silver ranking.
IR Magazine is a publication of IR Media Group, a business media company renowned for its magazines, websites, events, and research.


2020 Women on Boards

Winning “W” Company 2015
Schlumberger was recognized as a 2020 Women on Boards Winning “W” Company for 2015. Winning Companies champion board diversity by having 20% or more of their board seats held by women.
2020 Women on Boards is a non-profit grassroots campaign committed to increasing the percentage of women who serve on US company boards to 20% or greater by the year 2020.


2015 Shell Global Services Safety Award

Shell presented Schlumberger with its 2015 Global Services Safety Award in recognition of continued improvement in onsite safety performance, and the proactive management of safety demonstrated by Schlumberger, in particular the publication and roll out of the Schlumberger DROPs Standard.
The Shell Global Services Safety Award promotes the importance of building a strong safety culture within the industry by recognizing and celebrating outstanding safety performance.


Technology Awards

2016 World Oil Awards

The annual World Oil Awards program recognizes the upstream oil and gas industry’s leading innovations. In 2016, four Schlumberger technologies were honored with industry awards.

Best Completion Technology Award
The Manara production and reservoir management system, developed in collaboration with Saudi Aramco, provides downhole permanent monitoring and in-lateral flow control of multiple zones and compartments in real time—for the first time, even in multilateral wells.

Best Drilling and Completion Fluids Award
The HydraGlyde high-performance water-base drilling fluid system delivers an oil-base mud–comparable rate of penetration (ROP), exceptional hole cleaning, and superb wellbore stability in high-angle build and long-lateral sections.

Best Health, Safety, Environment/Sustainable Development – Onshore Award
The xWATER integrated water-flexible fracturing fluid delivery service enables 100% reuse of produced water while also reducing or eliminating the costs associated with water acquisition, transportation or conveyance, water treatment, and disposal.

Best Well Intervention Technology Award
The ProMILL trip-saving milling and underreaming system combines an underreamer and a section mill in one single-trip solution, achieving rock-to-rock zonal isolation and preparing the foundation for an abandonment cement barrier. Performing both operations in the same trip not only saves rig time and improves ROP but ensures plug integrity for confident plug and abandonment decisions.
The World Oil Awards recognize and honor the upstream industry’s top innovations and innovators.


E & P Magazine
2016 Meritorious Awards for Engineering Innovation

The following awards were presented to winners who spanned a broad range of disciplines and addressed a number of problems that pose roadblocks to efficient operations. The resulting technological advances opened new and better avenues to the challenging process of finding and producing hydrocarbons worldwide. In 2016, Schlumberger received the following awards:

  • Drilling Fluids/Stimulation
    • Broadband Services composite fracturing fluids, Schlumberger
  • Drilling Systems
    • ICE UltraHT drilling services, Schlumberger
  • Intelligent Systems and Components
    • Manara production and reservoir management system, Saudi Aramco and Schlumberger
  • Water Management
    • xWATER integrated water-flexible fracturing fluid delivery service, Schlumberger

The annual Hart Energy Meritorious Award honors engineering excellence and achievement in the upstream petroleum industry. The program recognizes new products and technologies that demonstrate innovation in concept, design, and application.


Offshore Technology Conference
Spotlight on New Technology Awards

The Offshore Technology Conference (OTC) recognizes innovative technologies with the Spotlight on New Technology Awards.

Winning technologies are selected based on four criteria:

  • New and Innovative: less than two years old; original and groundbreaking
  • Proven: through full-scale application or successful prototype testing
  • Broad Interest: broad appeal for the industry
  • Significant Impact: provides significant benefits beyond existing technologies

In 2016, Schlumberger received meritorious awards for the following technologies:

AquaWatcher™ Water Analysis Sensor
The OneSubsea AquaWatcher™ Water Analysis Sensor detects minuscule quantities of water in multiphase and wet gas flows and determines the salinity of that water. The patent-pending technology can also measure the concentration of chemicals in water to determine accurate dosage requirements, thus enabling significant risk reduction and reduced costs.

HyFleX™ Subsea Tree System
OneSubsea HyFleX™ Subsea Tree System provides benefits of both vertical and horizontal conventional trees. Designed so the tubing hanger and tree can be installed and recovered independently of each other, it provides functional flexibility and the ability to batch set wells, mitigate risk, and save significant costs both in field development and over the life of the field.
The Offshore Technology Conference (OTC) is the world’s largest trade show for offshore resources in drilling, exploration, production, and environmental protection. OTC is sponsored by 13 industry organizations and societies.


E & P Magazine
2015 Meritorious Awards for Engineering Innovation (MEA)

The following awards were presented to winners who spanned a broad range of disciplines and addressed a number of problems that pose roadblocks to efficient operations. The resulting technological advances opened new avenues to the challenging process of finding and producing hydrocarbons worldwide. In 2015, Schlumberger was awarded the following:

  • Exploration
    • Petrel 2014 user experience; Schlumberger
  • Drill bits
    • StingBlade Conical Diamond Element Bit; Smith Bits, a Schlumberger company
  • Drilling Systems
    • Geosphere Reservoir Mapping-While-Drilling Service; Schlumberger
  • Water Management
    • EPCON Dual Compact Flotation Unit; Schlumberger

The annual Hart Energy Meritorious Award honors engineering excellence and achievement in the upstream petroleum industry. The program recognizes new products and technologies that demonstrate innovation in concept, design, and application.


EnergyPoint Research Customer Satisfaction Survey

EnergyPoint Research 2015 Oilfield Products & Services Customer Satisfaction Survey recognizes the companies best positioned for a difficult year ahead. In the Oilfield Products Segment, Schlumberger was cited in deepwater applications, completion fluids, drill bits, rotary steerable systems, and two other categories. In the Oilfield Services Segment, Schlumberger was cited in integrated services, wireline logging, logging-while-drilling technology, safety and environmental (HSE), ultra-deepwater applications, and eight other categories.
EnergyPoint Research is the only provider of independent customer satisfaction ratings for the oil and gas industry.


2015 ADIPEC Awards

Winning entries represented individuals, companies, and projects that demonstrated qualities of merit, including ethical oversight, sustainability, and benefit to the community that established benchmarks for best practices in the region and worldwide.

  • Best Oil & Gas Innovation or Technology: Sub-Surface
  • Geo-Engineered Completion Optimization in a Giant Unconventional Tight Gas Reservoir, Khazzan Field, Oman
  • BP Exploration (Epsilon) Ltd. - Oman Branch, Schlumberger

Source: https://www.pipelineme.com/news/adipec-news/2015/11/adipec-awards-celebrates-innovation-in-energy/
The annual Abu Dhabi International Petroleum Exhibition and Conference conference is one of the world’s largest oil and gas educational programs.


Offshore Technology Conference 2015 Spotlight on New Technology Awards


The Offshore Technology Conference recognizes innovative technologies each year with the Spotlight on New Technology Awards. In 2015, Schlumberger was awarded the following:

GeoSphere Reservoir Mapping-While-Drilling Service, Schlumberger

GeoSphere* reservoir mapping-while-drilling service reveals subsurface-bedding and fluid-contact details more than 30 meters from the wellbore. This reservoir-scale view provides an unprecedented depth of investigation, enabling operators to optimize landing, maximize reservoir exposure, and refine field development plans using deep-directional measurements enabled by real-time interpretation solutions.

Quanta Geo Photorealistic Reservoir Geology Service, Schlumberger

Quanta Geo* photorealistic reservoir geology service redefines imaging in oil-base mud to provide highly detailed, core-like microresistivity images that visually represent formation geology. These images enable confident visual identification of facies and determination of directional trends, thus reducing uncertainty in reservoir models, making better field development plans, and quantifying project economics.

Multiphase Compressor, OneSubsea: A Cameron & Schlumberger Company

The OneSubsea® Multiphase Compressor is the world's first and only true subsea wet gas compressor. The multiphase compressor represents a breakthrough in technology, enabling compression of the unprocessed well stream without any need for pre-processing. The technology was primarily developed to increase recovery rates and to cost-effectively increase the tieback distances of subsea gas fields.
The Offshore Technology Conference (OTC) is the world’s largest trade show for offshore resources in drilling, exploration, production, and environmental protection. OTC is sponsored by 13 industry organizations and societies.

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