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DUG Eagle Ford Cancellation

DUG Eagle Ford Cancellation New Dates & Information Below Next week’s DUG Eagle Ford conference and exhibition has been cancelled due to the predicted impact of Hurricane Harvey on Central Texas and the Texas Coast through Monday and Tuesday. Originally slated for Tuesday – Thursday, Aug. 29-31 at the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center in San Antonio, the 2017 DUG Eagle Ford conference is […]

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PESA Human Resources and Engagement Committees Jointly Host a Diversity and Inclusion Roundtable

The PESA Human Resources Committee holds bi-monthly roundtable events educating PESA member companies on the various trends, challenges, and solutions affecting global and domestic Human Resources departments. The roundtables also encourage open dialogue, connecting PESA members to discuss topics including workforce planning, benefits, competency management, shared services and global mobility. The most recent roundtable held […]

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PESA Executive Address with PESA Chairman Burk Ellison, President – Supply Chain Services, DistributionNOW

On July 27, the PESA Emerging Leaders Committee hosted an Executive Address with PESA Chairman Burk Ellison, President – Supply Chain Services, DistributionNOW. PESA members and customers gathered at Topgolf as Ellison shared his insights on leadership and success, which come from more than 30 years of industry experience. Ellison related his keys to success […]

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PESA Successfully Concludes Foreign Service Officers Industry Training

  On August 7-10, PESA hosted its highly-regarded Oil and Gas Industry Training Program for 26 U.S. foreign and civil service officers from the Departments of State, Commerce, Energy and USAID. The training program was developed 24 years ago to educate global energy influencers on technological innovations and business dynamics of our industry, allowing for […]

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PESA Welcomes 3 New Members

PESA Welcomes 3 New Members – Please join us in welcoming three new members to PESA: SERTECPET, GTUIT and Spring Bolt and Nut Manufacturing Ltd.   SERTECPET is an international company specialized in providing customized Integral Energy Solutions. SERTECPET works in the fields of engineering, management, exploration and production of gas and oil, development of diverse […]

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Jon Goodwin Named Publisher of Tradequip International

  CROSSVILLE, TN — Jon Goodwin has been named publisher of Tradequip International. He previously held the position of Sales Manager. Jeff Dyer, former publisher, is still with TAP Publishing, the parent company of Tradequip, but, is assuming new responsibilities as Chief Sales Officer. Jon started with Tradequip in 2006, but, he has been with […]

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Oil Industry Continues to Recover, but Focused on Texas

Exxon Mobil and Chevron said Friday that they plan to bring more drilling rigs to the increasingly crowded Permian Basin, heaping praise on the 75,000 square miles teeming with oil across West Texas and New Mexico, where drillers can pump more crude at lower costs than most places. But the focus on the Permian by […]

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Exxon Profit Nearly Doubles, but Falls Short of Expectations

(Reuters) – Exxon Mobil Corp (XOM.N), the world’s largest publicly traded oil producer, said on Friday its quarterly profit nearly doubled on surging margins at its operations outside the United States, but results fell shy of Wall Street’s expectations. Shares of Irving, Texas-based Exxon fell about 1.9 percent in premarket trading to $79.30. While Exxon’s […]

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The New CAT® MD6310 Rotary Blasthole Drill

ADVANCED SCALABLE TECHNOLOGY FOR THE NEW CAT® MD6310 ROTARY BLASTHOLE DRILL IMPROVES DRILLING EFFICIENCY AND PRODUCTIVITY Building on the solid legacy of the MD6420C, the new Cat® MD6310 blasthole drill offers substantial technology, efficiency and productivity improvements. A key advantage of the machine, Cat Electronics delivers advanced troubleshooting for efficient drill operation and scalable automation. The […]

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PESA Advisory Board Member Kirk Shelton, NOV, Shares Leadership Expertise

  PESA Emerging Leaders Committee hosted its bi-monthly leadership forum with PESA Advisory Board Member Kirk Shelton, President, NOV Completion & Production Solutions, National Oilwell Varco. Leadership forums allow member company high performers to interact with industry executives through open dialogue structured around a targeted theme. In this forum, Shelton shared his six pillars of […]

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Regulatory Action: Non-Jones Act Vessels and BLM Methane Rule

In the final days of the Obama Administration, U.S. Customs and Border Patrol (CBP) published a notice to change long-standing interpretations of rules for vessels transporting equipment used by the offshore oil and gas industry. If finalized, the notice would restrict the use of certain “non-Jones Act” vessels from performing a variety of functions (laying […]

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New Volvo PL3005E Rotating Pipelayer Increases Power and Lifting Capacity

As the latest addition to the lineup of Volvo E-Series rotating pipelayers, the PL3005E boasts impressive improvements to power, productivity and efficiency versus predecessor models, all on a 360-degree excavator-based platform. Equipped with the Volvo D8J Tier 4 Final engine, the PL3005E offers a 6 percent increase in horsepower, 8 percent increase in max torque […]

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