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Dr. Daniel Fine: Trump's Approach to Oil and Gas a New Course in the San Juan Basin

It has been 70 years since a President of the United States has considered domestic oil and gas as a “power” in world affairs. With Secretary of the Interior Ryan Zinke charting a new course, the Trump Administration is considering a transfer of Federal Land management with natural resources to the ...

Will Fine


Posted 1 year agoOpinion > New MexicoHilcorp EnergyDepartment of Interior +31

Africa Oil Week Announces Dynamic, Forward-Looking Program

ITE, organiser of top international oil and gas events, is pleased to announce details of the programme for the 24th Africa Oil Week, the world's longest running oil and gas conference on the African continent, to be held in Cape Town, South Africa, from 23-27 October. The 24th Africa Oil Week inco ...

Jodee Lourensz


Posted 1 year agoPress > OilEnergypetroleum +9

Integrated Field Development Planning for Offshore Fields

About This Course This course is designed with the aim of showing the degree of integration necessary in developing an offshore petroleum discovery, from field appraisal to development. The course gives a comprehensive account of the methodology, processes and techniques utilized in developing an o ...

Salina Matt


    MY 06 Nov 2017


Posted 1 year agoTraining > IntegratedField Development PlanningOffshore +8

24th Annual Africa Oil Week 2017 – Strategic way forward for Africa’s upstream oil and gas industry

ITE Group plc has been connecting businesses across the world's oil, gas and energy landscape for more than two decades, spanning five continents. With the new addition to ITE's portfolio we are pleased to host the 24th Africa Oil Week Conference held at the CTICC in Cape Town, South Africa over 2 ...

Jodee Lourensz


Posted 1 year agoPress > OilgasStrategy +8

Fundamentals of Petroleum Refining - A Non-Technical Introduction

You don't need an engineering degree to understand the fundamentals of petroleum refining! This exciting programme is designed to introduce non-technical oil industry members to the fascinating field of petroleum refining. In Cape Town, South Africa, learn how a refinery works and how refinery opera ...

Andrew Infante


Cape Town   WC   ZA 14 Aug 2017


Posted 1 year agoTraining > petroleumRefiningSouth Africa +1

Fundamentals of Petroleum Refining - A Non-Technical Introduction

You don't need an engineering degree to understand the fundamentals of petroleum refining! This exciting programme, located in Houston, TX (US), is designed to introduce non-technical oil industry members to the fascinating field of petroleum refining. Learn how a refinery works and how refinery ope ...

Andrew Infante


Houston   TX   US 19 Jul 2017


Posted 1 year agoTraining > HoustonRefiningpetroleum +1

Major applied geoscience research funding boost for Institute of Petroleum Engineering

A major funding package for the Institute of Petroleum Engineering (IPE) at Heriot-Watt University will directly support research and training for the future of the industry in UK offshore waters. Heriot-Watt's Chief Scientist, Professor John Underhill, has secured funding of £416k from Verus Petro ...

Jamie MacDonald


Posted 1 year agoPress > heriotwattFunding +2

Oil & Money 2017

Oil & Money, the energy industry's premier conference, is co-hosted by the New York Times and Energy Intelligence Since its inauguration in 1980, the Oil & Money Conference annually gathers the most significant senior executives from the petroleum and natural gas industry across the globe and conti ...

Kevin Kear


London   England   GB 17 Oct 2017


Posted 1 year agoEvent > EnergyOilgas +5

Carbonate Reservoir Geology

About This course: This course is designed to develop skills in understanding the geometry and petrophysical characteristics of carbonate reservoirs. Depositional fabric, grain type and size and subsequent diagenetic modifications are the major controls on carbonate reservoir behaviour. The compl ...

Salina Matt


    AE 04 Dec 2017


Posted 1 year agoTraining > CarbonateReservoirgeology +5

Introduction to Petroleum Geosciences

This 3-day course will introduce the key concepts and principles of geology and geophysics currently used in the oil and gas industry. Emphasis will be placed on explaining how and why various techniques and technologies are used and how the two disciplines interact and complement each other. Case h ...

Salina Matt


    MY 22 May 2017


Posted 1 year agoTraining > Oil & GasIntroductionpetroleum +6

PIB latest: Labour groups mount pressure on lawmakers

Nigerian isn't famous for its marathon runners. In fact, in the entire history of the Olympic Games, Nigerian athletes never reached the podium for long-distance events. But when it comes to endurance in general, it's a very different story. It's been over 10 years since the government led by Oluse ...

Derby Omokoh - Upstream Consulting Company Lagos


Posted 1 year agoOpinion > PIBpetroleumNigeria +5

Local issues spell national problems in latest oil dispute

Foreigners to Lagos often complain that it's the street food that will make you most unwell. But anyone reading the news at the moment will know that Nigerians have a strong stomach for more than just bushmeat! Just as the oil and gas sector looks to recover some of its former glory, progress again ...

Derby Omokoh - Upstream Consulting Company Lagos


Posted 1 year agoOpinion > NigeriaOil and Gaspetroleum +1

Play by Play: Lake Tanganyika and Lake Rukwa

The earliest attempts at evaluating the area's oil and gas potential date back to the late 1950s in Burundi, which holds only a very small part of the lake's surface, when a gravimetric prospecting survey was conducted in the basin of the Ruzizi plain. However, industry players had initially requ ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Posted 1 year agoLink > Lake TanganyikaLake RukwaTanzania +1

S. Sudan, Eq. Guinea Enter Petroleum Partnership

South Sudan and Equatorial Guinea have announced a new partnership to advance bilateral relations and boost the oil and gas sectors of the two countries. The Memorandum of Cooperation, signed Monday by Equatorial Guinea's Minister of Mines and Hydrocarbons H.E. Gabriel Mbaga Obiang Lima and South S ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Posted 1 year agoPress > Equatorial GuineaSouth Sudanpetroleum +2

Africa’s oil and gas industry to meet at 16th Africa Independents Forum, London

London 15 March 2017 .  The 16th Africa Independents Forum, a key event on the international oil and gas calendar, will get underway in London on the 24th and 25th of May. This annual gathering of Africa's oil and gas upstream industry is an essential platform for reviewing the state of the in ...

Jodee Lourensz


Posted 2 years agoPress > OilgasLondon +9