2017


All posts for 2017

Deadline threatens self-sufficiency in Nigeria

Nigeria has been something of a playground for the International Oil Companies (IOCs) since the oil boom began here in the 1960s. The resources they brought, the scales of production to which they were accustomed to and the reach of their extraction and distribution networks meant that returns were ...

Derby Omokoh - Upstream Consulting Company Lagos


Posted 17 days agoOpinion > NigeriaPIBjoint venture +5

Grab your popcorn - the PIB debate begins!

It's finally happening! The most eagerly-anticipated piece of legislation in the tumultuous history of the oil and gas sector in Nigeria is moving forward. Like a steam train pulling out of a station, it has taken a seemingly infinite amount of time to start but it now looks as though Nigeria's sena ...

Derby Omokoh - Upstream Consulting Company Lagos


Posted 20 days agoOpinion > PIBOilNigeria +3

Benedict Peters: Nigerian firms fuelling the recovery

When Nigeria emerges from recession, the way we do business must change forever. This does not just mean an emphasis on diversification; though as the recession has bitten over the last 12 months, the need for diversifying the source of government revenues and our export base has never been more urg ...

Benedict Peters - Aiteo Group


Posted 1 month agoOpinion > NigeriaAiteoBenedict Peters +6

Benedict Peters: Aiteo Group to sponsor 16th Nigeria Oil and Gas (NOG) Conference and Exhibition and Nigeria Power Forum

On Friday, integrated energy group, Aiteo , announced its sponsorship of the 16th Nigeria Oil and Gas (NOG) Conference and Exhibition and Nigeria Power Forum which starts February 27, 2017. The Nigeria Energy Week will feature discussions from senior stakeholders in the upstream, midstream and down ...

Benedict Peters - Aiteo Group


Posted 2 months agoPress > conferenceOilNigeria +6

Mastering Renewable & Alternative Energies - Johannesburg

Mastering Renewable & Alternative Energies http://www.infocusinternational.com/renewable Dates & Locations:       08 – 11 May 2017, Johannesburg 20 – 23 November 2017, Singapore Overview The course is designed to provide clear, independent and business-focused guidance on market opportunity an ...

Emma Wang


Johannesburg   GP   ZA 08 May 2017


Posted 3 months agoEvent > Renewable EnergyRenewable Energy Generationrenewables +28

Power Purchase Agreement - Johannesburg

“Structuring Successful Power Purchase Agreements (PPAs), Managing Competitive Electricity Markets & Attracting Merchant Power Investments” Power Purchase Agreement (PPA) http://www.infocusinternational.com/ppa Dates & Locations: 6 – 9 February 2017, Dubai 24 – 27 July 2017, Kuala Lumpur 12 – ...

Emma Wang


Johannesburg   GP   ZA 12 Sep 2017


Posted 3 months agoEvent > ppaPowerProcurement +36

CLAY MINERALOGY & its application to the oil industry

The three-day course is very much a practical hands-on course designed to make the information about clays as easily digestible as possible via a mix of lecture and practical sessions. The main elements in the course are as follows: • Clays and Clay Minerals: what are they and why are they im ...

Helen Pendlowski - The James Hutton Institute


    12 Sep 2017


Posted 3 months agoTraining > AberdeenX-ray DiffractionSEM +11

DW Monday: Expectations for 2017

The past year has undoubtedly been one of the toughest for the oil & gas industry in recent memory. As we enter 2017 we consider three key themes that could shape the industry over the year ahead. A North America-Led OFS Recovery :  OFS markets are expected to bounce back in 2017 and we expect Nor ...

DW Monday


Posted 3 months agoOpinion > DW Monday2017North America

Will 2017 be the year of price recovery?

It's been a tough couple of years here in Aberdeen.  I was in a great technical role and decided to jump in on the action and become a "business development consultant" back in 2014 as I saw the local market as being very hot.   The business development role got off to a great start.  IT was all ne ...

Scott Millar - IT Rockstars


Posted 4 months agoPress > 2017pro russiaDonald Trump

Strategic Oil & Gas Ltd. Announces New Well Results and First Half of 2017 Budget

Strategic Oil & Gas Ltd. (TSX VENTURE:SOG) announces its recent well results, capital budget for the first half of 2017 and provides a financing update. MUSKEG WELL 14-12 TESTS AT 810 BOED Strategic tested a third successful Muskeg well 14-12 at an average rate of 810 boe/d (59% oil) over a 4 da ...

OilVoice Press


Posted 4 months agoPress > Strategic Oil & GasWell Results2017 +1

Trump Could Fuel A Nuclear Energy Boom In 2017

By James Stafford of Oilprice.com With Trump at the helm, sentiment gives way to practicality in the energy industry. For the vast untapped potential of the nuclear energy industry and the uranium that feeds it, this could contribute to a market-disrupting revival that no longer bows to fear and ...

Oilprice Staff


Posted 4 months agoOpinion > Donald TrumpNuclear2017

Spartan Energy Corp. Announces Closing of Previously Announced Strategic Light Oil Acquisition, 2017 Corporate Budget and Increase in Borrowing Base to $350 Million

CALGARY, ALBERTA--(Marketwired - Dec. 8, 2016) - Spartan Energy Corp. ("Spartan" or the "Company") (TSX:SPE) is pleased to announce the closing of its previously announced strategic light oil acquisition in southeast Saskatchewan from ARC Resources Ltd. (the "Acquisition"). The Acquisition includes ...

Katie Woodward - OilVoice


Posted 4 months agoPress > Spartan Energy CorpAcquisition2017 +2

Perpetual Energy announces 2017 capital spending and production guidance

CALGARY, Dec. 8, 2016 /CNW/ - Perpetual Energy Inc. ("Perpetual", the "Company" or the "Corporation") (TSX:PMT) is pleased to announce its capital spending plans and expected production growth for 2017. Perpetual's success in advancing its strategic priorities in 2016, coupled with strengthening co ...

Katie Woodward - OilVoice


Posted 4 months agoPress > Perpetual Energy2017CAPEX +1

Chevron Announces $19.8 Billion Capital and Exploratory Budget for 2017

SAN RAMON, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 7, 2016-- Chevron Corporation(NYSE:CVX) today announced a $19.8 billion capital and exploratory investment program for 2017. Included in the 2017 program are $4.7 billion of planned affiliate expenditures. "Our spending for 2017 targets shorter-cycle time, h ...

Katie Woodward - OilVoice


Posted 4 months agoPress > ChevronBudget2017 +1

CWC Energy Services Corp. Announces 2017 Capital Expenditure Budget

CALGARY, Dec. 6, 2016 /CNW/ - (TSXV: CWC) CWC Energy Services Corp. ("CWC" or the "Company") is pleased to announce that the Board of Directors has approved a 2017 capital expenditure budget of $5.9 million, $0.5 million of which is growth capital to improve certain well servicing equipment while th ...

Katie Woodward - OilVoice


Posted 4 months agoPress > CWC Energy ServicesCAPEX2017 +2