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OFFSHORE DRILLING RISKS—1: Study: Risk indicators have varying impact on mitigation

May 5, 2014 More oil and gas wells are drilled onshore than offshore, requiring more man hours and creating more exposure to risk. As a result, onshore drilling consistently has higher lost-time-incident (LTI)...

WOTUS rule implementation uncertain after conflicting court decisions

Aug 28, 2015 The US Environmental Protection Agency and Army Corps of Engineers reportedly began to implement their controversial Waters of the United States (WOTUS) rule in all but 13 states on Aug. 28 after f...

Keystone XL decision isn’t imminent, White House press secretary says

Aug 28, 2015

A presidential decision on TransCanada Corp.’s cross-border permit application for its proposed Keystone XL crude oil pipeline is not imminent, White House Press Sec. Josh Earnest said.

EIA: US oil, gas supply less vulnerable to hurricanes in 2015

Aug 28, 2015 A relatively light hurricane season anticipated for 2015 and an overall decline in the Gulf of Mexico’s share of US crude oil and natural gas production both serve to minimize the risk of supply di...

BLM brings its Master Leasing Plan concept to Utah

Aug 27, 2015 The US Bureau of Land Management’s Moab, Utah, field office began a 90-day comment period on Aug. 21 for a draft proposed Master Leasing Plan for 946,469 acres of public land overseen by the US Dep...

Court approves ExxonMobil’s environmental settlement with New Jersey

Aug 26, 2015 A New Jersey Superior Court judge approved a $225-million environmental settlement between the state and ExxonMobil Corp. to resolve environmental damages over several decades from refineries in Li...

Fossil fuel interests, others are fighting alternatives, Obama says

Aug 25, 2015 Fossil fuel interests, conservative think tanks, and groups funded by billionaires Charles and David Koch are fiercely fighting a growing wave of alternative energy in the US, President Barack Obam...

Unit remains shuttered at Shell’s Pulau Bukom complex

Aug 25, 2015 An investigation remains under way into a fire that broke out at an unidentified unit of Royal Dutch Shell PLC’s Pulau Bukom manufacturing site on Bukom Island, Singapore, which houses a 500,000-b/...

New ozone limits unnecessary, 370 state business groups declare

Aug 24, 2015 The US Environmental Protection Agency's proposal to reduce ozone limits is both costly and unnecessary, 370 state business groups from across the country-including petroleum councils affiliated wi...

Watching Government: Preparing for an avalanche

Aug 24, 2015 Late summer may not seem like an appropriate time to prepare for avalanches in Washington at first. The nation's capital feels deserted as Congress takes its August recess, and many others are away...

Oil & Gas Webcasts

The Resilient Oilfield in the Internet of Things World

As we hear about the hype surrounding the Internet of Things, the oil and gas industry is questioning what is different than what is already being ...
( Sep 22, 2015 / 11:00 AM Eastern Standard Time / 10:00 AM Central Standard Time / 08:00 AM Pacific Standard Time / 15:00 GMT )
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OGJ's Midyear Forecast 2015

This webcast is to be presented by OGJ Editor Bob Tippee and Senior Economic Editor Conglin Xu.  They will summarize the Midyear Forecast proj...
Date: Jul 10, 2015

Predictive Analytics in your digital oilfield - Optimize Production Yield and Reduce Operational Costs

Putting predictive analytics to work in your oilfield can help you anticipate failures, plan and schedule work in advance, eliminate emergency work...
Date: Jul 7, 2015
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Solutions to Financial Distress Resulting from a Weak Oil and Gas Price Environment

The oil and gas industry is in the midst of a prolonged worldwide downturn in commodity prices. While technological advances in the oil and gas ind...
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Three Tips to Improve Safety in the Oil Field

Working oil fields will always be tough work with inherent risks. There’s no getting around that. There are safety measures that can be implemented...
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Asset Decommissioning in Oil & Gas: Transforming Business

Asset intensive organizations like Oil and Gas have their own industry specific challenges when it comes to managing their asset's lifecycles. One ...
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Vantage Drilling

Currently Hiring Positions in the Gulf of Mexico

Vantage Drilling is an international offshore drilling contractor which operates and manages a fleet of modern, high specification drilling rigs on...
Railroad Commission of Texas

NOW HIRING: EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR

Railroad Commission of Texas is NOW HIRING an Executive Director. The Commission is accepting applications for the position of Execu...

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