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Training in E&P after the downturn – time to offer something different

ABERDEEN, the UK - AGR's TRACS Training Director, Mark Bentley, senses a change in the air for training delivery. After the current sustained downturn in the business, companies are beginning to return to training, but of a different sort … The industry is familiar with cyclicity of the oil and gas ...

Maria Djomina - AGR


Posted 1 month agoOpinion > trainingtraining and developmentSkills +1

AGR starts a blog for technical knowledge management

In order to offer the oil and gas industry technical insights, the global energy services and software company, AGR, have started a blog to discuss key issues the industry is facing and share technical writing from AGR's experts. The blog contains short introductions to topics the company's engin ...

Maria Djomina - AGR


Posted 1 month agoPress > Knowledge ReservoirtrainingSkills +2

Benedict Peters: We must rebuild Nigerian local content capacity

In the year 2000, I started building what will turn into Nigeria's biggest storage terminals in Lagos and in Port Harcourt. I had just finished a seven year sojourn of working as an executive in other Nigerian oil companies and now positioned myself to become a local content player in Nigeria. When ...

Larson Musgrove


Posted 30 days agoOpinion > 2017 Oil industry PredictionsNigeriaAfrica Oil +4

Oil and gas industry skills organisation responds to Institute for Fiscal Studies report on UK Apprenticeship Levy

THE oil and gas industry skills, standards and workforce development organisation OPITO has responded to a report from the Institute for Fiscal Studies which shows the target of three million apprenticeships and new funding system around the UK's new Apprenticeship Levy risk poor value for money. F ...

Jamie MacDonald


Posted 18 days agoPress > OPITOSkillsapprentice +1