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It Takes an Ecosystem: How Digitalization Creates Value for MHWirth and Its Customers

In the high-risk, high-reward world of drilling, there is little room for error. MHWirth explains how digitalization helps the company innovate.


Eirik Bergsvik

Eirik Bergsvik
CEO, MHWirth

Eirik Bergsvik is the CEO of MHWirth, a leading global provider of first-class drilling solutions and services. He has for decades been a part of the oilfield services industry, including as managing director of National Oilwell Norway AS and CEO of Interwell AS. Bergsvik has a bachelor’s degree in business administration from Molde University College.

Paula Doyle

Session Moderator - Paula Doyle
SVP of Sales & Marketing, Cognite

Paula Doyle is Senior Vice President of Sales & Marketing at Cognite. She has spent the past 15 years working in a variety of roles within the oil and gas industry for companies such as ABB and Siemens, including in Norway and the Middle East. Paula has a Ph.D. in industrial automation from the University of Limerick.

In This Session

Drilling is the most expensive and arguably the highest-risk activity in the entire upstream oil and gas value chain. Poor execution of drilling activities can be extremely costly, affecting long-term return on investment as well as operations and safety.

Drilling operations are under constant pressure to improve the quality of execution while at the same time reducing costs and risk. Thankfully, digitalization is showing major potential in this field, bringing with it new data-driven technologies and services, and sparking business model innovation.

In this session, we’ll sit down with Eirik Bergsvik, CEO of MHWirth, a leading global provider of first-class drilling solutions and services, to discuss how digitalization creates value for the company - and how making data do more enables MHWirth to improve its products and services for its customers.


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