Woodside Energy Patents – Key Insights and Stats

Woodside Energy has a total of 376 patents globally, out of which 119 have been granted. Of these 376 patents, more than 42% patents are active. Australia is where Woodside Energy has filed the maximum number of patents, followed by the United States of America and Europe. Parallelly, Australia seems to be the main focused R&D centre and also is the origin country of Woodside Energy.

Woodside Energy was founded in the year 1954. Oil exploration and production are the main businesses of Woodside Energy. The firm sells crude oil, natural gas, and other petroleum-based goods. As of April 2023, Woodside Energy has a market cap of $44.67 Billion.

Do read about some of the most popular patents of Woodside Energy which have been covered by us in this article and also you can find Woodside Energy patents information, the worldwide patent filing activity and its patent filing trend over the years, and many other stats over Woodside Energy patent portfolio.

How many patents does the founder and the CEO of Woodside Energy have?

The founder Geoff Donaldson have 4 patents and CEO Meg O’Neill have 0 patents.

How many patents does Woodside Energy have?

Woodside Energy has a total of 376 patents globally. These patents belong to 119 unique patent families. Out of 376 patents, 159 patents are active.

How Many Patents did Woodside Energy File Every Year?

Woodside Energy Patent Filing Trend

Are you wondering why there is a drop in patent filing for the last two years? It is because a patent application can take up to 18 months to get published. Certainly, it doesn’t suggest a decrease in the patent filing.

Year of Patents Filing or GrantWoodside Energy Applications FiledWoodside Energy Patents Granted
20231
2022815
2021212
20202610
2019195
20183012
2017118
201657
2015157
20143310
20132211
2012334
201185

How many Woodside Energy patents are Alive/Dead?

Woodside Energy Patent Portfolio

How Many Patents did Woodside Energy File in Different Countries?

Woodside Energy Worldwide Patent Filing

Countries in which Woodside Energy Filed Patents

CountryPatent
Australia143
United States Of America41
Europe23
Canada22
Korea (South)17
Japan11
Indonesia8
Brazil7
Israel7
China6
Germany6
India6
Africa6
Malaysia3
Austria3
Norway3
Singapore2
Viet Nam2
Gulf Cooperation Council2
Hong Kong (S.A.R.)2
Mexico2
Egypt1
South Africa1
Eurasia1
Russia1
Taiwan1

Where are Research Centres of Woodside Energy Patents Located?

R&D Centres of Woodside Energy

10 Best Woodside Energy Patents

US6855852B1 is the most popular patent in the Woodside Energy portfolio. It has received 118 citations so far from companies like Greatpoint Energy, Osegovic and Stx Offshore & Shipbuilding.

Below is the list of 10 most cited patents of Woodside Energy:

Publication NumberCitation Count
US6855852B1118
US20070214804A132
US7380609B232
US20100024472A130
WO2011057324A130
WO2010135772A129
WO2014028961A123
JP2016514823A23
US20090126372A119
US20110030391A116

How many inventions of other companies were rejected due to Woodside Energy patents?

The statistics below share strategic R&D insights. It tells the companies that were trying to protect inventions similar to Woodside Energy invention. They couldn’t because Woodside Energy had protected those before them.

Examiners at the USPTO referred 24 Woodside Energy patents in 141 rejections (35 USC § 102 or 35 USC § 103 types).

The top citing companies in the Woodside Energy patent portfolio are Baker Hughes, Jgc Corporation and General Electric.

List of the Companies whose Patents were rejected citing Woodside Energy –

CompanyNumber of Patent Applications that faced Rejection Citing Woodside Energy PatentsNumber of Rejections (102 & 103)
Baker Hughes49
Jgc Corporation47
General Electric36
Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering24
Air Products And Chemicals23
Chevron Usa24
Fluor Technologies28
Chiyoda Corporation22
Schlumberger26
Cryostar28

Count of 102 and 103 Type Rejections based on Woodside Energy Patents

Top Woodside Energy Patents used in Rejecting Most Patent Applications

Patent NumberCount of Rejected Applications
US7380609B212
US7976613B26
US9746234B25
US10539361B24
US8069677B24
US7438135B24
US10060670B23
US8607580B23
US20160231050A13
US20160202378A13
US20090193780A12
US20070214804A12
US8547784B22
US20140345299A12
US20090126372A12

What are Woodside Energy key innovation segments?

What Technologies are Covered by Woodside Energy?

The chart below distributes patents filed by Woodside Energy in different countries on the basis of the technology protected in patents. It also represents the markets where Woodside Energy thinks it’s important to protect particular technology inventions.

R&D Focus: How has Woodside Energy search focus changed over the years?

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