Offshore industry confronts issues, new market cycles

The offshore oil and gas industry’s ability to grapple with the many issues facing it is being tested by continuing–and briefer–boom and bust cycles. Fluctuating market fundamentals, advances in offshore equipment, movement of exploration and development more into deep water, safety, and personnel retention top these concerns.A panel of offshore industry players addressed these issues last month during the International Marine-Offshore Industry Outlook Conference in Houston. The panel was part of a half-day conference sponsored by the National Ocean Industries Association, Washington, DC, and Texas A&M University’s Sea Grant program, College Station, Tex.Market funda...

Why Register?

Non-subscribers can only view whitepapers by providing name, home and email address, phone number and other information and comment on/rate articles.

Why Subscribe?

Oil & Gas Journal subscribers with login credentials can access these premium features of OGJ Online:

  • Current Issue – an html version of the current week's issue of Oil & Gas Journal.
  • Past Issues – An Electronic OGJ Archive. A keyword-searchable archive of all issues of Oil & Gas Journal dating back to 1990; also searchable by issue date.
  • Market Journal – a weekly round-up of the oil and gas markets, with observations from leading analysts.
  • Editor's Perspective – a short article of insight and opinion by the Editor of Oil & Gas Journal.
  • OGJ Industry Stats – quick access to current industry statistics from Oil & Gas Journal.
  • OGJ Survey Downloads - quick access to exclusive reports from Oil & Gas Journal.


Subscriber Help or Subscribe

Oil & Gas Journal Subscribers: Have your subscription number (from the mailing label on the cover of your Oil & Gas Journal) and e-mail address ready to set up your online account through Customer Service Assistant.

If you're not an Oil & Gas Journal subscriber, start a subscription and gain access to the subscriber areas of OGJ Online now.

Stay Connected