Tag Archives: Oil and Gas

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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Applications Now Available for Energy Innovators Pitch Challenge

LAFAYETTE, La.  –  INNOV8 Acadiana, LLC, a Community Foundation of Acadiana (CFA) company, has teamed up with LAGCOE to connect the best emerging energy innovators with investors ready to move their business ideas forward. The Energy Innovator’s Pitch Challenge winners will be showcased during LAGCOE 2017 from October 24-26, with a culminating pitch event on the 26th. […]

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How to Use Drones to Improve Equipment Reliability in the Oil and Gas Industry

To have oil equipment operating efficiently and reliably is demanding, expensive, and requires performing these tasks: Monitor the equipment on a continual basis to detect failures or impending failures; Perform regularly scheduled preventive maintenance tasks to prevent or delay equipment failure; Plan for downtime to replace or repair defective equipment. To perform these tasks is expensive […]

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How Drones Will Transform the Oil and Gas Industry in 2018

Emerging technologies in robotics and automation have the potential to improve operations in the oil and gas industry by reducing costs, and increasing safety, efficiency and speed of the processes. Comprising of Robotics, Artificial Intelligence, IoT, analytics, and other hardware and software tools, the technologies are already finding inroads in a variety of processes. These […]

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Global Petroleum Show 2017 Kicks-Off In Calgary

              Calgary, AB – Global Petroleum Show (GPS), an industry leading oil and gas exhibition, officially kicks-off its 49th year tomorrow in Calgary at Stampede Park. FromJune 13-15, this industry leading event will provide attendees with direct access to the entire supply chain, innovative technologies, products and services, and a massive […]

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Texas Oil and Gas Jobs on the Upswing

  Oil companies across Texas increased payrolls by nearly 12,000 jobs in the six months through April. Experts attribute the increase to the industry’s steady recovery along with the shale boom in the Permian basin of West Texas. The latest gain over the last six months pushed the total number of oil and gas jobs […]

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Industry Experts and Major Energy Firms are Set to Present at the 2017 Bakken Oil Conference

                  Produced by BBI International and North American Shale magazine, the annual Bakken Conference & Expo will provide attendees with a comprehensive overview of the Bakken’s current state. BISMARCK, ND – BBI International announced this week the agenda for the annual Bakken Conference & Expo, North Dakota’s largest […]

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“ Navigating a Market in Transition ” PESA Annual Meeting 2017

PESA members collaborate with top industry leaders and keynote speaker Karl Rove, Former White House Deputy Chief of Staff & Senior Advisor to President George W. Bush   Please save the date for PESA’s 2018 Annual Meeting April 25-27 at The Ritz Carlton Reynolds, Lake Oconee in Greensboro, GA. The 2017 PESA Annual Meeting held April […]

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Oil Price Commentary: A Positive Week Ahead for Oil Price

Last Week Oil Market Data: Crude Oil Price Movement: Oil prices moved higher last week on support from OPEC production cut extension, decline in U.S. crude oil production and draw-down in U.S. crude oil and gasoline stockpiles. Brent crude and WTI closed the week up by more than 5 percent to around $53.80/bbl and $50.85/bbl […]

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Anadarko Announces Leadership Changes

                                                                  Anadarko Announces Leadership Changes Daniel E. Brown Named EVP, International and Deepwater Operations Bradley J. Holly Named EVP, U.S. Onshore Exploration and […]

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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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