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Our Technology Development

Innovating for the energy systems of tomorrow

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Male engineer in a lab

Driving Energy Innovation

The biggest challenges need the most innovative thinking—this is our DNA.

Across 100 years of innovation, we have transformed the energy industry multiple times. From invention to application, our technologies rapidly enable safer, more efficient, and more sustainable operations for our customers and for the planet.

At SLB, innovation moves at the speed of our imagination.

Active patents
SLB R&D centers across the globe
Countries in which we have operations

Our Tech and Solutions

  • Image of an inspection robot and an operator in an oil and gas process facility.
    Autonomous Robotic Inspections
    Visual, thermal, and acoustic inspections and air quality measurements

    Enhance safety, increase facility uptime, and free up expert personnel. View

  • a family and children playing outside on a tubular architectural piece
    Scaling New Energy Systems

    Accelerating the transition to low-carbon energy. View

  • EcoShield geopolymer cement-free system.
    Geopolymer cement-free system.


  • Aegis armor cladding
    3D-printed armor

    Drill with 400% more erosion resistance and 40% more blade strength than other bit materials. View