Archive | April, 2017

First Quarter 2017 Texas Petro Index: Oil And Gas Economy In Texas Enters Expansion Cycle

        First Quarter 2017 Texas Petro Index: Oil And Gas Economy In Texas Enters Expansion Cycle WICHITA FALLS—Crude oil and natural gas drilling and development in Texas has embarked upon a new cycle of expansion, according to the latest Texas Petro Index (TPI), which improved to 160.4 in March to post its […]

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OTC 2017: Where to Find the Best Networking Opportunities and Emerging Technologies

Since 1969, energy professionals from across the world have descended upon Houston in early May to make critical decisions, share ideas, and develop business partnerships. All this takes place at the Offshore Technology Conference (OTC), which not only is a venue to learn and share important technical information, but it also brings the industry together […]

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Rig Count Overview & Summary Count

Baker Hughes has issued the rotary rig counts as a service to the petroleum industry since 1944, when Hughes Tool Company began weekly counts of U.S. and Canadian drilling activity. Hughes initiated the monthly international rig count in 1975. The North American rig count is released weekly at noon central time on the last day […]

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Statoil Awards Transocean Two Rig Contracts

Statoil and license partners have decided to use the semisubmersible rig Transocean Spitsbergen on three exploration wells in the UK, and then on a six-well production drilling campaign on the Aasta Hansteen licence in Norway. The exploration drilling campaign in the UK will be conducted for the Mariner, Jock Scott and Verbier licenses, and is […]

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PESA Welcomes Four New Members

Please join us in welcoming four new members to PESA:  Dox-Steel, Duff & Phelps LLC, Freemyer Industrial Pressure LP and McGriff, Siebels & Williams. Dox-Steel specializes in fasteners, protective coating, Nickel-Cobalt, maintenance cost reduction, API 20E compliant, ASME B1.1, ASTM B994, topside fasteners, API 6A, and SubSea Fasteners.  Carlos Girault is the President of Doxsteel and they […]

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