Halliburton Company, an oilfield service company, provides a range of services and products for the exploration, development, and production of oil and natural gas worldwide. The company provides services and products to the upstream oil and natural gas industry throughout the lifecycle of the reservoir, from locating hydrocarbons and managing geological data, to drilling and formation evaluation, well construction and completion, and optimizing production throughout the life of the field. Segments The company operates in the following segments: Completion and Production segment, and Drilling and Evaluation. Completion and Production segment This segment delivers cementing, stimulation, intervention, pressure control, specialty chemicals, artificial lift, and completion products and services. This segment consists of Production Enhancement, Cementing, Completion Tools, Boots and Coots, Multi-Chem, and Artificial Lift. Drilling and Evaluation segment The Drilling and Evaluation segment provides field and reservoir modeling, drilling, evaluation, and precise wellbore placement solutions that enable customers to model, measure, drill, and optimize their well construction activities. The segment consists of Baroid, Sperry Drilling, Wireline and Perforating, Drill Bits and Services, Landmark Software and Services, Testing and Subsea, and Consulting and Project Management. Seasonality Examples of how weather can impact the company’s business include the following: the severity and duration of the winter in North America can have a significant impact on natural gas storage levels and drilling activity; the timing and duration of the spring thaw in Canada directly affects activity levels due to road restrictions; typhoons and hurricanes can disrupt coastal and offshore operations; and severe weather during the winter months normally results in reduced activity levels in the North Sea and Russia. Research and Development The company’s expenditures for research and development activities were $601 million in 2014. Markets The company conducts business worldwide in approximately 80 countries. The business operations of its divisions are organized around four primary geographic regions: North America, Latin America, Europe/Africa/CIS, and the Middle East/Asia. The company serves major, national, and independent oil and natural gas companies throughout the world. Business Strategy The company’s business strategy is to secure a distinct and sustainable competitive position as an oilfield service company by delivering services and products that enable its customers to extract proven reserves and maximize recovery. History Halliburton Company was founded in 1919. The company was incorporated under the laws of the state of Delaware in 1924.
(HAL:German Stock Exchange)
3000 North Sam Houston Parkway East
Houston, TX 77032
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