[Wcsa - Wowtimes - Almanac Events & Achievements 2023] Milestones of Halliburton Company, the world's 2nd largest oil services company in 104 years of operation (1919)


(wcsa.world) Halliburton Company is an American multinational corporation and the world's second largest oil service company and responsible for most of the world's largest fracking operations.

It employs approximately 55,000 people through its hundreds of subsidiaries, affiliates, branches, brands, and divisions in more than 70 countries. The company, though incorporated in the United States, has dual headquarters located in Houston and in Dubai.

The company’s milestones:

1919: Halliburton founded.



1926: Halliburton took its first steps to become a worldwide company by selling five cementing units to an English company in Burma, which started its Eastern Hemisphere operations. 

1930s: The Company established its first research laboratories to test cement mixes and offer production-enhancing acidizing services. 

1946: The company expanded into Colombia, Ecuador, Peru, and the Middle East and began performing services for the Arabian-American Oil Company, the forerunner of Saudi Aramco.

1951: Halliburton made its first appearance in Europe as Halliburton Italiana SpA., a wholly-owned subsidiary in Italy. 

1958: Halliburton launched Halliburton Company Germany GmbH, established a subsidiary in England, and set up operations in Argentina.



1984: Halliburton provided all well-completion equipment for the first off-shore multiwell platform in China.

1986: Halliburton became the first American company to perform an oilfield services in mainland China.

1991: The company opened a branch office in Moscow.

2007: Halliburton divided its service offerings into two divisions: Completion and Production, and Drilling and Evaluation.

2008: Halliburton opens new technology center in Singapore as well as manufacturing centers in Malaysia, Brazil and Mexico.

2013: Halliburton opened Completion Technology and Manufacturing Center in Singapore.



2015: Halliburton introduced next-gen acoustic evaluation service – Xaminer℠ Sonic Service.

2016: Halliburton completed a hydraulic fracturing job for Eclipse Resources on the longest horizontal onshore lateral ever drilled in the U.S.

2018: Halliburton releases Illusion® Spire - the first fluid efficient dissolvable frac plug.

2020: The Company introduced SmartFleet™, the first intelligent automated fracturing system.

2023: Halliburton is one of the world's largest providers of products, services, and integrated solutions for oil and gas exploration, development, and production.

According to halliburton.com; en.wikipedia.org. Source of photos: internet 

Bee (Collect) - Source of photos : internet