Petroleum Engineering Technology Timeline: Part 1 (1848-1959)

The technology timeline displays key technological innovations made in the petroleum engineering industry since the beginning of the 19th Century. Scroll through the timeline to learn more about the individuals, companies, and technologies that have played key roles in petroleum engineering over the last 200 years. Click here to see 100 years of petroleum technology advancements. Read more about the history of technology in petroleum engineering.