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JDS Technologies, Inc. to Expand in Tennessee

Rubber and plastics manufacturer to create approximately 110 new jobs in Winfield NASHVILLE – Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam, Department of Economic and Community Development Commissioner Bob Rolfe and JDS Technologies, Inc. officials announced today that the rubber and plastics manufacturer will expand its operations in Scott County. JDS Technologies will invest $2.2 million to establish a […]

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Bahrain Makes Its Biggest Oil Discovery In History

Bahrain announced the biggest crude oil discovery in its history that will “dwarf” its current reserves, media reported, citing the tiny kingdom’s official news agency. Details on the size of the reserves will be released later this week. Bahrain is the smallest oil producer in the Persian Gulf, drawing its oil from the Bahrain Field […]

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Highly Successful AOG 2018 Reflects Resurgence of Oil and Industry Confidence

Australia’s largest oil and gas event has completed its 37th successful staging, with plans revealed for a significant industry expansion in 2019. Diversified Communications, the organiser of the 2018 Australasian Oil & Gas Exhibition & Conference (AOG 2018), has reported that more than 8000 people passed through the doors of the Perth Exhibition & Convention […]

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LAGCOE Education Fund to Participate in South Louisiana Giving Day

LAFAYETTE, La. – On May 10, the LAGCOE Education Fund will participate in South Louisiana Giving Day, a project of Community Foundation of Acadiana. South Louisiana Giving Day is a 24-hour, online fundraising event to inspire the community to come together to contribute as many charitable dollars as possible to support the work of local nonprofit organizations, […]

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The Bakken Is Booming Once Again!

The Permian has been stealing headlines and analyst attention over the past year, and rightly so, as it’s the only U.S. shale play that continued to grow even when all others suffered during the downturn. But higher oil prices over the past few months have prompted drillers to grow production not only in the Permian, […]

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Augmented Reality Is A Game Changer For Oil & Gas

Augmented reality and virtual reality technology is expanding beyond gaming and beyond chasing and catching Pokemon. Now, it’s hit the oil industry and aims to save it money. The oil and gas industry has started using AR to fix and maintain equipment at oil and gas facilities, cutting downtime and costs and saving on travel […]

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Texas A&M Turbomachinery Laboratory closes out second symposium in Asia

ATPS offers education, networking opportunities for industry engineers, technicians The reach of the Turbomachinery Laboratory at Texas A&M University has long been global. That impact was demonstrated earlier this month when the Turbo Lab hosted its second biennial Asia Turbomachinery & Pump Symposium (ATPS) in Singapore. The 2018 ATPS was held March 13-15, with short courses on […]

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New Revolutionary Subsea Controls & Intervention

Optime Subsea AS (“Optime”) is headquartered in Notodden, Norway, with operations out of Houston Texas, USA. Jan-Fredrik Carlsen, CEO of the Notodden based Norwegian company Optime Subsea, boldly promised to revolutionize the intervention and controls segment of the subsea oil and gas industry through a new and disruptive technology. A year later at Subsea Valley 2018, the […]

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Asset Sales Accelerate In The Oil & Gas Industry

  Get ready for more asset sales in the oil and gas industry. Earlier this month, Devon Energy sold properties in North Texas’ Barnett Shale for $553 million, which analysts said represented a “relatively attractive” multiple of cash flow. Last week Pioneer Natural Resources and Reliance Industries agreed to sell some of their oil and gas properties in […]

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Marsh Bellofram Announces New BelGAS CP Division

Continues Aggressive Push to Form Specialist Groups Serving Oil & Gas Newell, W.Va.—The Marsh Bellofram Company continues to reimagine its BelGAS operations to strategically respond to the needs of the oil and gas industry, announcing the formation of the new BelGAS CP (Control Products) business unit one month after announcing the formation of its new […]

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AOG Audience Hears that Government is Backing Local Oil and Gas Turnaround

The Australian oil and gas sector is rebounding and is about to receive a further boost from government, the audience at the first day of the Australasian Oil and Gas Exhibition and Conference (AOG) in Perth has heard. Western Australian Premier Mark McGowan told the opening session of the AOG 2018 Collaboration Forum that his […]

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Australia’s Largest Oil and Gas Event Begins in Perth Tomorrow

With the global oil and gas sector rebounding from a major industry downturn, there will be significant critical interest when more than 8000 visitors from 20 different countries attend one of the world’s leading petroleum events in Perth tomorrow. The three day Australasian Oil & Gas Exhibition & Conference (AOG), which is being staged for the […]

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