The ICoTA Award for Innovation & Technology
The ICoTA Award for Innovation & Technology is judged and presented annually by the Europe Chapter of the Intervention & Coiled Tubing Association. Entries are now open for the 2021 Award and will close on Monday 20th September.
Entries are judged by the Committee of the ICoTA European Chapter.
Judging Criteria and Guidelines for Entries
- Technology - either new technology or existing technology used in an innovative way including the general nurturing of technology rather than a single project or a variation of a theme rather than an entirely new technology.
- Application - where is the innovation being applied and what does it do?
- Value to the industry - why did you use this technology? For example, to reduce risk, increase recovery, improve safety or minimise environmental impact.
Conditions for Award
The technology should have been either:
- Developed in Europe and applied in Europe or elsewhere for the first time, or
- Developed elsewhere and applied for the first time in Europe
- For the 2021 award, the technology must have been applied for the first time since 31st March 2020
Please submit your entry by the closing date of Monday 20th September 2021
You must be available to present on Tuesday 5th October 2021 via Webinar unless face to face meetings become possible later in the year.
For more information, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org or call 01224 646311.
To begin the entry process, click here
Recent Winners – ICoTA Award for Innovation & Technology
Shell wins prestigious ICoTA Europe Innovation Award
The winner of the prestigious ICoTA Europe Innovation Award was recently announced during ICoTA Week. Find out more about Shell's innovative Local Expander Tool.Read more ⟶
Dwellop and Shell wins 2019 ICoTA Europe Innovation Award
The winner of the 2019 ICoTA Europe Innovation Award was announced as part of the 25th SPE ICoTA European Well Intervention Conference in November at the P&J Live.Read more ⟶
Ocean Team Scandinavia A/S wins ICoTA Europe Innovation Award 2018
The winner of the ICoTA Europe Innovation Award 2018 was recently announced at the organisation’s annual conference in Aberdeen which is jointly organised with the Society of Petroleum Engineers Aberdeen section.Read more ⟶
Well-SENSE takes home the ICoTA Europe Innovation Award 2017
The winner of this year's ICoTA Innovation Award was announced at the 23rd SPE ICoTA Well Intervention Conference at the AECC.Read more ⟶
Shell, Helix Well Ops and Altus Intervention win ICoTA Europe Innovation Award 2016
Presented at the annual SPE ICoTA Well Intervention Conference on the 9th of November, Shell, Helix Well Ops and Altus Intervention collected the prestigious prize for their collaboration on an innovative system designed to increase oil production on a subsea well by 1,200 barrels per day.Read more ⟶
|2019||Dwellop and Shell||Lynx Wireline Mast|
|2018||Ocean Team Scandinavia||SCC02 Cleaning System|
|2016||Shell & Helix Wellops & Altus Intervention||Coil Tubing from a light well Intervention vessel – a North Sea first|
|2013||Interwell||Expandable Junk Catcher|
|2012||Oilenco||Soak Sleeve & Syringe|
|2011||Schlumberger||Digital Slickline perforating pipe recovery & plug setting|
|2010||BP & BJ Services||Pushing the boundaries of Concentric Coil Tubing on Normally Unattended Installations|
|2009||Baker Hughes||SnapScreen Live Well Deployment System for Sand Screens|
|2008||StatoilHydro||Nurturing and application of Riserless Light Well Intervention Technology|
|2007||Baker Atlas||GasView service|
|2006||Halliburton Easywell||Swell Technology – Swellpacker Isolation System|
|2005||Zertech||Z-seal Metal sealing technology|
|2004||Blafro Tools||Coiled Tubing Heave Compensator development|
|2003||Baker||Milling of Chrome Tubulars|
|2002||Statoil||Commitment to nurturing the development of new technologies|
|2001||Talisman||Commitment to offshore UBD-CTD in the North Sea|