Throughout its history, BP has pioneered a wide range of technologies that have made its operations and products safer, more efficient and better for the environment. The company’s breakthroughs often have spurred changes across the entire oil and gas industry. In some cases, they have revolutionized the industry. Today, BP tests, uses or creates innovative technologies at all its major U.S. facilities, including in its well operations, at its refineries and petrochemical plants, and in its fuels and lubricants businesses. It also supports game-changing startup companies and low-carbon technologies through venturing and other investments.
Center for High-Performance Computing
A key tool in supporting BP's core oil and natural-gas business, the Center for High-Performance Computing serves as a worldwide hub for processing and managing geophysical data from across BP's global portfolio.
BP Helps Open New Maersk Training Center in Houston
A new state-of-the art training center for offshore drilling crews was opened in Houston under a global agreement between BP and Maersk Training.
Safety through technology
Technologies that reduce risk have an important part to play across all of our operations, from subsea installations and wells to platforms and refineries.
Houston Monitoring Center
The Houston Monitoring Center provides around-the-clock support for BP’s well operations in the Gulf of Mexico.