Schlumberger SLB


  • Founded Date January 1, 1927
  • Sectors Oil and Gas
  • Posted Jobs 6
  • Viewed 29

Company Description

Schlumberger SLB was founded in 1926 in Paris as the Electric Prospecting Company (French: Société de prospection électrique). It was founded by two brothers Conrad and Marcel Schlumberger from Alsace. Schlumberger supplies the petroleum industry with services such as seismic data processing, formation evaluation, well testing and directional drilling. It also provides well cementing and stimulation, artificial lift, well completions, flow assurance and consulting, and software and information management. The company works in the groundwater extraction and carbon capture and storage industries. Schlumberger NV, doing business as SLB, also known as Schlumberger Limited, is an oilfield services company. As of 2022, it is both the world’s largest offshore drilling company and the world’s largest offshore drilling contractor by revenue.

As of 2022, Schlumberger holds the distinction of being both the world’s largest offshore drilling company. It is also honored as the leading offshore drilling contractor by revenue. Its global presence and pioneering technologies have propelled it to the forefront of the industry. It is serving as a testament to its unwavering commitment to innovation, reliability, and excellence. Schlumberger remains steadfast in its dedication to meeting the ever-changing needs and challenges of the petroleum sector. Company is actively exploring opportunities in emerging fields such as carbon capture and storage.

Transitioning seamlessly between traditional oilfield services and cutting-edge technologies, Schlumberger continues to redefine industry standards and push the boundaries of what’s possible. With a legacy built on decades of experience, a spirit of innovation, and a relentless pursuit of excellence, Schlumberger stands poised to shape the future of energy and resource management on a global scale.

Team Members (4)

  • Peter Coleman

    Independent director

  • Patrick de La Chevardière

    Independent Director

  • Olivier Le Peuch