Warning: mysql_real_escape_string(): Can't connect to local MySQL server through socket '/var/lib/mysql/mysql.sock' (2) in /home/content/49/9197049/html/swm/wp-content/plugins/easy-contact-forms/easy-contact-forms-database.php on line 145

Warning: mysql_real_escape_string(): A link to the server could not be established in /home/content/49/9197049/html/swm/wp-content/plugins/easy-contact-forms/easy-contact-forms-database.php on line 145

Warning: Attempt to assign property of non-object in /home/content/49/9197049/html/swm/wp-content/plugins/easy-contact-forms/easy-contact-forms-baseclass.php on line 659

Warning: Missing argument 2 for wpdb::prepare(), called in /home/content/49/9197049/html/swm/wp-content/plugins/easy-contact-forms/easy-contact-forms.install.php on line 380 and defined in /home/content/49/9197049/html/swm/wp-includes/wp-db.php on line 1195

Warning: Missing argument 2 for wpdb::prepare(), called in /home/content/49/9197049/html/swm/wp-content/plugins/easy-contact-forms/easy-contact-forms.install.php on line 1007 and defined in /home/content/49/9197049/html/swm/wp-includes/wp-db.php on line 1195

Warning: Missing argument 2 for wpdb::prepare(), called in /home/content/49/9197049/html/swm/wp-content/plugins/easy-contact-forms/easy-contact-forms.install.php on line 1048 and defined in /home/content/49/9197049/html/swm/wp-includes/wp-db.php on line 1195

Warning: Missing argument 2 for wpdb::prepare(), called in /home/content/49/9197049/html/swm/wp-content/plugins/easy-contact-forms/easy-contact-forms.install.php on line 1070 and defined in /home/content/49/9197049/html/swm/wp-includes/wp-db.php on line 1195

Warning: Missing argument 2 for wpdb::prepare(), called in /home/content/49/9197049/html/swm/wp-content/plugins/easy-contact-forms/easy-contact-forms.install.php on line 1202 and defined in /home/content/49/9197049/html/swm/wp-includes/wp-db.php on line 1195

Warning: Missing argument 2 for wpdb::prepare(), called in /home/content/49/9197049/html/swm/wp-content/plugins/easy-contact-forms/easy-contact-forms.install.php on line 1235 and defined in /home/content/49/9197049/html/swm/wp-includes/wp-db.php on line 1195

Warning: Missing argument 2 for wpdb::prepare(), called in /home/content/49/9197049/html/swm/wp-content/plugins/easy-contact-forms/easy-contact-forms.install.php on line 1289 and defined in /home/content/49/9197049/html/swm/wp-includes/wp-db.php on line 1195

Warning: Attempt to assign property of non-object in /home/content/49/9197049/html/swm/wp-content/plugins/easy-contact-forms/easy-contact-forms-baseclass.php on line 659
BLOG Archives | Page 2 of 3 | S-W-MS-W-M | Page 2

Love us? Then “like” us on Twitter and Facebook

Do you like what we do?  We do!  Show us some love by liking our Facebook page, and following us on Twitter. News about the industries you care about is important. But we understand you don’t always have the time to launch your internet browser, type our website into the search bar, click on our website, and […]



Sit Back. Relax. And Let Southwest Machine company Take Care of Your Summer, and your rig.

Oil is where it’s at right now with the price (per barrel) at 97 dollars and some change.  You may be bundled up in your coats, sweaters, and gloves right now; but summer is approaching fast. We all know what summer means, oil is in much higher demand and you want to make sure your MWD equipment […]



Measurement While Drilling – Customer Service? Replacement Parts? No Problem.

Wear and tear is a part of life.  At Southwest Machines Inc. we realize it’s a part of our industry especially.  General Electric’s Tensor MWD system is reliable. However when used around the clock, wear and tear is inevitable.  When wear and tear turns into worn out and torn apart parts, we are here to help. Do […]



Quality and quantity, we can help.

Here at SouthWest Machine Co. we make replacement parts for the GE Tensor and other MWD parts. As well as Close tolerance parts for other applications. In the world of GE Tensor, all parts are not created equal. We apply not only the latest technology with efficient logistical solutions to get your parts when you need them […]



Upcoming industry events (Vegas :)

We at SWM are dedicated to our craft and take pride our work. Our industry, our jobs, our business and the parts we make, make up who we are. We know clean energy and LNG is more and more becoming the way of the future. So with that in mind we encourage those contemplating entering the field. […]



How Measurement While Drilling Works. MWD

A lot of people ask me how MWD wells operate and I am always looking for a clear and simple way to break it down. Here is a great article from a great website that I frequent regularly on current information within the industry. It not only gives a great explination but shows the importance of the […]



Condolences to those lost in the Algerian oil crisis.

We here at South West Machines would like to express our condolences to the families of the workers at the Algerian BP oil facility, specifically the family and friends of Frederick Buttaccio, from our homeland of Texas.  Although we are glad the crisis is over we are still in shock and cannot help but to take the […]



Happy New Year!

Happy new year from South West Machines! Let’s consider this quote, “The term Peak Oil refers to the maximum rate of the production of oil in any area under consideration, recognizing that it is a finite natural resource, subject to depletion.” –Colin Campbell It seems we are in the business of value, growth and estimation.  Everyday we […]



The LNG 17 Is Coming Up!

LNG-17-Exhibition-Picture-1

The LNG 17 (Liquified Natural Gas) will be held in Houston, TX from the 16th to the 19th of April 2013.  The event will attract leading industry professionals and decision makers whose influence affects us every day. LNG 17 will be a landmark strategic, technical and commercial event for leaders, experts and committed professionals of the worldwide LNG […]



Social Media in the Machine Industry

social-media-business

You probably read the title and went…what?  Seems like an odd combination, we know.  I always thought social media like Facebook and Twitter didn’t have a place in such a niche, b2b community.  We are locally driven and operate in a highly competitive landscape.  I thought, no way would any interested party want to converse or give […]