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Production resumes at Njord

July 22nd, 2014 | 85 Views

Statoil has resumed oil and gas production on the Njord A floating steel platform in the Norwegian Sea after a major reinforcement of the platform s...

BOEM offers US-Mex boundary blocks in Sale 238

July 18th, 2014 | 134 Views

Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) Acting Director Walter Cruickshank announced that the bureau will offer more than 21 million acres offshore...

Fourth energy minister in 2 years

July 17th, 2014 | 151 Views

Matthew Hancock has been named as Britain's fourth new energy minister in less than two years as part of a major reshuffle in the UK's coalition gov...

South China Sea oil find

July 16th, 2014 | 176 Views

China’s China National Petroleum Corporation (CNPC) found hydrocarbons on the Zhongjannan exploration project, off the Paracel or Xisha Islands, in ...

Shell hits Norphlet pay

July 15th, 2014 | 173 Views

Shell confirmed a third discovery at the Norphlet play in the deepwater Gulf of Mexico, the supermajor announced on 15 July 2015.

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TransCanada receives approval for Northern Courier

July 23rd, 2014 | 79 Views

The Alberta Energy Regulator approved TransCanada Corp. to construct and operate the Northern Courier Pipeline Project.

US forecast to spend $4 billion on oil shale production

July 22nd, 2014 | 93 Views

The US is forecast to spend approximately $4 billion on refining capacity expansion projects between 2014 and 2020, enabling the country to process ...

India to double its gas pipeline network

July 19th, 2014 | 141 Views

India's Union Budget 2014-2015 proposes to double India’s natural gas pipeline network by another 15,000km.

Russia names LNG exporters

July 16th, 2014 | 167 Views

The Russian Government has granted exclusive rights to four companies to export liquefied natural gas (LNG)

DNV GL to explore risks at Small Scale LNG Bunkering and Filling Stations

July 8th, 2014 | 186 Views

In order to better understand the consequences of an accidental liquefied natural gas (LNG) release, DNV GL has been asked by the industry to initia...

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Petrofac Announces new VP, Western Hemisphere

July 24th, 2014 | 47 Views

Pedro Vergel joins Houston-based Petrofac Training Services (PTS), as vice president of Western Hemisphere for Petrofac Training, a newly created ro...

ITF appoints new chairman

July 23rd, 2014 | 78 Views

John Wishart joins Industry Technology Facilitator (ITF) as its new chairman on 1 August, 2014 to lead the board of directors and provide guidance f...

Geophysical Society of Houston honors Hampson-Russell founders

July 22nd, 2014 | 78 Views

The Geophysical Society of Houston (GSH) awarded CGG’s Dan Hampson and Brian Russell honorary membership during the GSH 2014 Annual Honors and Award...

Claxton appoints new VP

July 22nd, 2014 | 72 Views

Martin Jolley joined Claxton Engineering Services, an Acteon company, as its new vice president sales and commercial.

Odebrecht founder dies

July 21st, 2014 | 179 Views

Norberto Odebrecht, who founded one of Latin America’s largest engineering companies, Odebrecht, died Saturday of heart failure in Salvador, Bahia, ...

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Australian Parliament repeals maritime crew visas

July 16th, 2014 | 232 Views

On 17 July, senators in the Australian Parliament voted to disallow the Federal Government from continuing to issue Maritime Crew (subclass 988) vis...

OPITO calls for entries for inaugural skills awards

July 16th, 2014 | 191 Views

Nominations have opened for the inaugural OPITO Awards which seek to recognize employers who have engaged with UK educational establishments for the...

Oil & gas companies increasing benefits, bonuses

July 14th, 2014 | 670 Views

Recruitment company, Hays, in its 2014 Oil & Gas Global Salary Guide found more oil and gas companies are looking to benefits to attract and retain ...

World's first work class ROV training course

July 10th, 2014 | 248 Views

The world’s first training course in work class ROV operations delivered by an independent training provider has been launched by The Underwater Cen...

NES Global Talent tackles recruiter shortage

July 10th, 2014 | 291 Views

With the oil and gas talent war still in full swing, it comes as no surprise that demand for oil and gas recruiters is up as well. NES Global Talent...

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API rebuts speculation of Bakken crude

July 23rd, 2014 | 74 Views

The American Petroleum Institute (API) rebutted speculation by the Department of Transportation about the characteristics of crude oil from the Bakk...

Kleven signs IES contract

July 21st, 2014 | 124 Views

Norway-based Kleven signed its first vessel contract in Southeast Asia with Malaysian-based, IES Pioneer.

AGR secures well management contract

July 17th, 2014 | 111 Views

AGR has been awarded a contract to provide well project management services to Dallas-based Hunt Oil for the drilling of one exploration well plus o...

Petroplan’s Glasgow regional hub

July 17th, 2014 | 134 Views

Petroplan is launching a new office in Glasgow, Scotland.

Dragon signs Egypt contract

July 15th, 2014 | 145 Views

Dragon Oil secured its first operatorship outside Turkmenistan and expects production to reach up to 90,000bo/d by the end of the year.

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US$2.6 milion grant awarded to students

July 24th, 2014 | 40 Views

The US Department of Defense awarded the STEMPREP Project a US$2.6 million grant to support its goal of increasing the number of minorities in STEM ...

Fellowships for female scientists in Sub-Saharan Africa

July 13th, 2014 | 180 Views

Female scientists who are nationals or permanent residents of any country in Sub-Saharan Africa have an opportunity to apply for the 2014 L’ORÉAL-UN...

Petrofac partners with ESI to form Project Management Academy

July 3rd, 2014 | 445 Views

Petrofac Training Services, part of Petrofac, and ESI International, announced a collaboration to establish the Petrofac Project Management Academy ...

Oil & Gas Industry Helps Change Lives through Education in Developing Economies

July 2nd, 2014 | 396 Views

OPITO International, the global oil and gas industry’s training standards body, has today agreed to provide £750,000 of funding over five years to t...

TWMA Launches First IOSH Courses

July 1st, 2014 | 271 Views

TWMA, a global provider of oil and gas waste management services, recently launched its first training courses in Aberdeen and Norway

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