Conditions are ripe for large oilfield service and equipment companies - think HAL, SLB, NOV,...

|By:, SA News Editor
Conditions are ripe for large oilfield service and equipment companies - think HAL, SLB, NOV, CAM, FTI - to continue to snap up smaller firms and assets, Barclays says, citing new regulations encouraging high-specification equipment, operator demand for equipment capable of increasing efficiencies, and the ongoing build-out in offshore markets. (also)