March 30, 2017

How to Combat Oil, Gas Relocation Challenges

Oil and gas is a global industry in which commodity prices have distinct and significant economic impacts across the world. As such, professionals who work in […]
March 24, 2017

Transcanada Gets Presidential Permit For Keystone XL Pipeline

March 24 (Reuters) – TransCanada Corp said on Friday the U.S. Department of State issued a presidential permit for the construction of the Keystone XL oil […]
March 24, 2017

HeliOffshore Deems North Sea Helicopter Operations Safe

Helicopter operations in the North Sea are currently safe, according to HeliOffshore, the global offshore helicopter industry safety association. “Thanks to an industry-wide commitment to global […]
March 23, 2017

Under-$50 WTI Oil Price Will Be ‘Short Lived’

The WTI oil price of under $50 per barrel won’t last for long, according to oil and gas analysts at GMP FirstEnergy. “We think the foray […]
March 23, 2017

Recruiter Check-In: What’s Happening in Oil, Gas

In 2017, we’ve already seen OPEC cut oil production, a ramp up of activity in hot spots such as the Permian and a slightly positive shift in overall […]
March 21, 2017

Wood Group Aims to Grow Employment in Long-Term Following Amec Deal

Oilfield services company Wood Group has refused to provide any detail on potential job losses as a result of its decision to buy Amec Foster Wheeler, […]
March 21, 2017

Oil, Gas Job Recovery Much Slower Than Industry Rig Count, Spending Growth

The U.S. rig count has almost doubled during the last 10 months and upstream spending is on track to increase up to 30 percent this year […]
March 16, 2017

EPA Hit Hardest As Trump Budget Targets Regulation

WASHINGTON, March 16 (Reuters) – President Donald Trump’s administration on Thursday proposed a 31 percent cut to the Environmental Protection Agency’s budget, as the White House […]
March 16, 2017

Facilities Ops Specialists in Demand in Middle East

Like other regions with a significant oil and gas industry presence, the Middle East has witnessed its share of headcount reductions in recent years. Nevertheless, one […]
March 15, 2017

Wood Group Buys Amec Foster For $2.7B To Target Oil Upturn Benefits

March 13 (Reuters) – Oil services company Wood Group has agreed to buy rival Amec Foster Wheeler for 2.2 billion pounds ($2.7 billion), seeking rewards from […]