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Why Pumps Fail: Compromised Lubrication Pressure

By manipulating lubrication pressure and flow rates, which are inversely proportional values, you can provide pump components with the appropriate lubrication to avoid premature failure. Shell bearings, on the other hand, need low flow rates and high pressure to get a thicker film into tighter sp ...

Chris Smith


Posted 1 month agoLink > Weir GroupOil and Gas Pumps MarketMaintenance and Reliability

In The Oil Patch – Dr. Daniel Fine (ep. 123)

In The Oil Patch – Episode 123: host Kym Bolado and her cohost Alvin Bailey welcome Dr. Daniel Fine onto the show! Dr. Fine is with the New Mexico Center for Energy Policy and he does not hold back any of his thoughts in this episode. This is definitely a must-listen show!

Will Fine


Posted 3 months agoLink > OPECKingdom of Saudi ArabiaSaudi Arabia +39

Producers employ tech innovations to keep lid on costs

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Devon Energy Corp. manages all its oil operations in southeast New Mexico directly from a command-control center on the 44th floor of its Oklahoma City headquarters. Technology like WellCon, combined with a broad array of other high-tech innovations directly in the oil fields, ...

Will Fine


Posted 3 months agoLink > Dr. Daniel FineNew MexicoTechnology +25

Breathing easier in NM's oil patch

“Before, we weren't even making enough money for that … Some of the large companies are ramping up spending, but for smaller guys like me, it's still a struggle, because we need higher prices in the mid-$60 (per barrel) range for new work-overs to expand production.” That, in turn, pushed the sta ...

Will Fine


Posted 3 months agoLink > Dr. Daniel FineNew MexicoPermian +21

Oil and Gas Networking Website Oilpro Says It’s Shutting Down

Houston—Oilpro, a networking and social media website geared to the oil and gas industry, said Monday it is shutting down operations. Oilpro's shutdown comes eight months after its founder David Kent pleaded guilty to one count of computer fraud in US District Court, Southern District of New York ...

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Posted 4 months agoLink > oilpro

Oil and the Saudi Arabia threat

The big picture is struggle between Iran and Saudi Arabia to dominate the region or Islamic Middle East.It was the take-over generation that switched Saudi Arabia oil strategy from an anti-American shale and sand price and market share war against West Texas Intermediate oil to a reduction of outp ...

Will Fine


Posted 4 months agoLink > Saudi ArabiaSaudi Aramcooil price +35

Intra-African Trade Lacks Cohesiveness

We see a lot of times, huge policy disconnects even within the same economic region, where some of the tax laws are very inefficient in terms of getting products from country A to B, which in effect makes it very expensive, and ultimately detrimental to intra-Africa or even intra-regional trade. ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Posted 4 months agoLink > Gunvor GroupLPGTrade +3

Energy expert Daniel Fine examines Trump plan for U.S. energy ‘dominance’

The Trump administration has pushed an energy policy based on the notion of American self-sufficiency and energy “dominance.” Daniel Fine, associate director of the New Mexico Center for Energy Policy and senior policy analyst for the New Mexico State Department of Energy, Minerals, and Natural R ...

Will Fine


Posted 4 months agoLink > Permian BasinWhite HouseEnergy policy +51

An African Diamond

Niger Delta E&P entered South Sudan in 2015 through a joint venture with national oil company Nilepet. As a result, Niger Delta E&P and Nilepet formed the first joint venture in Africa between a national oil company and an independent African oil company. The first mandate was that this new join ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Posted 4 months agoLink > Niger DeltaE&P ProjectsNigeria +5

The Rules of the Game

In South Africa, we have great policies but the implementation is not monitored because we don't have the people capable of enforcing the legislation and that is where the critical issue has to be addressed. You must also have good people within the government to do the legislation, and of course ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Posted 4 months agoLink > Dave WrightSouth Africa National Energy Associationnatural gas +2

The Future Holds Great Promise

His Excellency Ezekiel Lol Gatkuoth, Minister of Petroleum of South Sudan, talks to AOP about the challenges faced by Africa's youngest nation, the state of the energy industry and new investments. South Sudan's development will be based on oil and gas, so our duty is to get the wells producing, ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Posted 4 months agoLink > Ezekiel Lol GatkuothSouth SudanJuba +4

OilField Report

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Will Fine


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The Global Energy Leaders Podcast - Episode 58 –

On today's episode, Tom Cambridge, president of the Texas Pipeline Association, visits The Global Energy Leaders Podcast to discuss Texas and the Panhandle Import Reduction Initiative. A founder of Panhandle Import Reduction Initiative (PIRI), a single purpose organization to educate the public a ...

Will Fine


Posted 4 months agoLink > Department of CommerceDonald TrumpPresident of the USA +33
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