Archive | 2016

VOLVO’S E-SERIES PIPELAYERS LIFT PRODUCTIVITY, SAFETY AND VERSATILITY TO NEW HEIGHTS

The PL4809E rotating pipelayer from Volvo Construction Equipment delivers superior performance capabilities, thanks to its excavator-based design and high-tech features.               As arguably the highest performing machines in their segments, it should come as no surprise that the rotating pipelayers from Volvo Construction Equipment are packed with a host […]

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PESA News – PESA HSE Committee Prioritizes Key Industry Issues

PESA HSE Committee Prioritizes Key Industry Issues The PESA HSE Committee focuses throughout the year on legislation or regulations that impact PESA member companies and/or their customers in the areas of health, safety and environment.  This committee also works on independent research projects for publication by PESA. One of the issues the committee addressed in […]

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PESA News – PESA Talent Management/Succession Planning Forum

  PESA Talent Management/Succession Planning Forum DistributionNOW hosted a PESA HR and Emerging Leaders Committees collaborative forum on Talent Management with a focus on Succession Planning, December 14. This roundtable discussion targeted what leadership is doing to best equip the next generation of leaders and how to keep high performers engaged. “People are our biggest asset […]

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PESA News – PESA Mexico Task Force Activities Update

PESA Mexico Task Force Activities Update Earlier this year, PESA’s International Outposts Subcommittee identified Mexico as a target location for expanding the association’s reach, providing unique opportunities to serve the service/supply sector and promote the PESA brand internationally.  The PESA Mexico Task Force was formed in order to provide resources to PESA members of all […]

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PESA News – Announcing the 2016 PESA Executive Leadership Graduates

Announcing the 2016 PESA Executive Leadership Graduates       PESA’s year-long Executive Leadership Program to develop the oilfield’s next generation of industry leaders is now entering its third year, building on the success of each previous year. The 2016 program provided leadership development opportunities to participants from more than 20 member companies through training […]

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OIL SURGES AS MORE PRODUCERS JOIN OUTPUT CUTS

OIL SURGES AS MORE PRODUCERS JOIN OUTPUT CUTS Crude jumps after producers outside OPEC agree to scale back Oil prices surged Monday after more oil-producing nations agreed to slash production, a move aimed at pushing the oversupplied oil market into balance, or even a deficit, to prop up a crude market that had been stuck […]

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PESA News – PESA Joins Gulf Energy Alliance

PESA Joins Gulf Energy Alliance PESA is proud to recently have joined the Gulf Energy Alliance. Led by independent producers in the Gulf – Fieldwood Energy, Talos Energy, Energy XXI, and Arena Energy – the Alliance is dedicated to supporting policies and regulations that encourage investment, innovation, and job creation in the offshore energy industry […]

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PESA News – Annual Explorers Reception

PESA Honors Mewbourne Oil Company at Annual Explorers Reception In 1999, the PESA Explorers of Houston Committee began honoring a leading exploration and production company for technological innovation and leadership. On October 26, PESA members gathered at Lakeside Country Club for the annual reception as Explorers of Houston Committee Chairman Robert Workman, President & CEO […]

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PESA News – Jeff Boettiger, Schlumberger, Addresses Soft Skills Development

PESA Advisory Board Member Jeff Boettiger, Schlumberger, Addresses Soft Skills Development On November 8, the PESA Emerging Leaders Committee hosted its bi-monthly leadership forum with PESA Advisory Board Member Jeff Boettiger, NAM Industry Affairs Manager at Schlumberger. Leadership forums allow member company high performers to interact with industry executives through open dialogue structured around a […]

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PESA News – High Performer Spotlight

High Performer Spotlight: Christina Karapataki, Early Stage Technology Investments, Schlumberger What influenced your decision to enter the oil and gas industry? My background is in Chemical Engineering and very early on in my studies I was fascinated by how reliable energy supply affects every aspect of the economy and our lives. Given the importance of […]

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PESA News – PESA Welcomes New Advisory Board Members

PESA Welcomes New Advisory Board Members The PESA Advisory Board Members contribute to the direction of PESA, promote PESA participation within their own companies and strengthen PESA’s membership ranks via their personal industry connections. The PESA Board of Directors nominated and approved three new Advisory Board Members: Kyle Chapman, President, Completions and Production, Weatherford International; […]

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PESA News – PESA President Keynotes OilComm Conference and Exposition

PESA President Keynotes OilComm Conference and Exposition “While the work of our sector doesn’t get all the press or flashy headlines, innovation is central to the oilfield. Even though our industry is facing challenging economics, this commitment to innovation does not stop. We’re proud of our legacy as innovators, and I’m honored to work in an […]

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