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Paper-intensive processes are proving to be a massive expense for the Oil and Gas industry – and a colossal waste of resources

Read on to discover how TouchstoneEnergy are streamlining financial operations for energy industry & keeping the Oil flowing..! A volatile oil price, capital intensive projects and constant change in regulation means that oil and gas companies are constantly fighting margin pressures. Inefficien ...

Marcus Kelly - TouchstoneEnergy


Posted 11 days agoPress > TouchstoneHurricane EnergyExploration and Production +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 16 days agoPress > OilgasEnergy +9

24th Annual Africa Oil Week 2017 - the mainstay event for Africa's oil and gas industry

London 31 May 2017. ITE is pleased to host the 2017 edition of the globally recognised Africa Oil Week, the world's longest running oil and gas conference on the African continent, from the 23rd -27th October in Cape Town, South Africa.  Africa's premier event is host to over 1,250 industry players ...

Jodee Lourensz


Posted 16 days agoPress > OilgasLNG +7

TouchstoneEnergy helps oil and gas companies with Joint Venture Accounting & Spend Management Reporting

Improving Oil and Gas Joint Venture Accounting with Automation Oil and gas joint venture accounting requires accurate allocation of costs to partners and creation of Joint Venture Interest Billing statements and invoices for cost recovery. Constant changes in equity creates complexity for the JV ...

Marcus Kelly - TouchstoneEnergy


Posted 17 days agoPress > Touchstonejoint ventureAccounting +9

Cloud solutions for Oil & Gas, Renewables, Mining and Downstream Commodity Trading companies

TouchstoneCloud Services is designed to make today's Energy companies more agile, more time efficient and more cost effective Upstream Oil and Gas companies are installing their business software in the TouchstoneCloud, giving users and business partners the distinct advantage of being able to ac ...

Marcus Kelly - TouchstoneEnergy


Posted 25 days agoPress > TouchstoneEconomic drivers of UpstreamUpstream oil and gas +6

Seven Energy International opts for a Cloud based solution from TouchstoneEnergy to improve business process management

Manual Business Processes Were Slowing Business Expansion for Seven Energy International The challenge: Automation of manual business processes to facilitate increased productivity and delivery of real-time and relevant information to users. The solution also needed to give better visibility to a ...

Marcus Kelly - TouchstoneEnergy


Posted 1 month agoPress > TouchstoneBusiness ProcessNigeria +8

TouchstoneEnergy on location in West Africa analysing and documenting requirements for a Spend Control System

This is how Oil and Gas Companies are extracting savings from their Purchase Authorisation and Accounts Payable processes Following on from our recent feature: Spotlight on Reducing Spend in the Energy Industry , TouchstoneEnergy staff were exchanging anecdotes about other favourite experiences ...

Marcus Kelly - TouchstoneEnergy


Posted 1 month agoPress > TouchstoneNigeriaoil price +9

Aiteo, Sahara, Seplat the front-runners in Nigeria’s oil renaissance

It's been a very long time since we have been able to report a different good news story every week in the Nigerian oil sector. But the positive trends, results and projections just keep on coming. It's almost enough to blow away the PIB blues . . . ! This week's good news comes from the Nigerian ...

Derby Omokoh - Upstream Consulting Company Lagos


Posted 1 month agoOpinion > Oil and GasNigeriaupstream +7

Big Barrels: African Oil and Gas and the Quest for Prosperity

In his first book, Big Barrels: African Oil and Gas and the Quest for Prosperity, co-written with João Marques, Mr. Ayuk confronts the widely communicated view that African nations with oil and gas resources inevitably suffer from the effects of the ‘resource curse'. Through a detailed analysis o ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Posted 1 month agoLink > AfricaOilgas +4

Total Talks in South Sudan Reach Impasse

Negotiations between the Government of South Sudan and a group of investors including French supermajor Total broke down last week when both sides could not reach an agreement to develop a prized piece of onshore oil and gas real estate. For several months, South Sudan had been trying to sign an exp ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Posted 2 months agoPress > South SudanTotalTullow Oil +2

Fresh sleaze in Nigerian oil?

The Nigerian oil sector has been hamstrung by corruption, inefficiency, macroeconomic suppression and self-inflicting uncertainty over the regulatory environment. Legislation has so far done very little to change this. And on the corruption front, there are worrying new claims  that – despite makin ...

Bayo Okoya - Delta Analytics Lagos


Posted 2 months agoOpinion > NigeriaBuhariNNPC +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 3 months agoPress > OilgasLondon +9

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 4 months agoEvent > ppaPowerProcurement +36

Trump Wants Answers on Africa

Days before Donald Trump's inauguration as US President, the transition team asked some tricky questions about Africa. President-elect Donald Trump has had extraordinarily little to say about Africa. With rapidly growing populations in its 54 nations, Africa includes six of the world's top ten fas ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Posted 5 months agoOpinion > Donald TrumpAfricaChina +6

African LNG: next wave potential

A string of new LNG projects in Australia, North America and Russia promise a growing surplus of LNG on international markets, making the timing of new Sub-Saharan African LNG projects difficult. Move too early and the offtake agreements will not be generous, with new projects feeding into an alr ...

OilVoice Press


Posted 5 months agoOpinion > PlattsLNGAfrica