Russian Oil and Gas Technical Conference and Exhibition organized by Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE) took place in Moscow, Russia in October 2016. "NewTech Services" Group of Companies which is not the first year taking part with a stand at the exhibition, also spoke at the conference.

Valery Bessel, Executive Vice President of equipment sales and well completion at "NewTech Services" along with co-authors, made a presentation "Isolation of Casing Leaks Using Expandable Systems at Lukoil-Western Siberia Wells". The report, in particular, assessed the oil production losses of Russian the loss of oil production Russian vertically integrated oil companies (VIOC) due to production casing leaks were estimated, also a method to eliminate production casing leak intervals by expandable systems that employ a hydromechanical expansion was proposed. Valery Bessel's speech and presentation aroused interest among the conference participants.