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Santos Job Cuts: Oil And Gas Giant To Axe 200 Positions In South Australia After Shedding 565 Since Last YearOil and gas mining company Santos has announced 200 jobs will be cut in South Australia.

Oil and gas mining company Santos has announced 200 jobs will be cut in South Australia.

Reported by: ABC.net, Posted on: 12 Oct 2015

Oil And Gas Young Professionals Aim To Tackle Jobs Crisis

Young oil and gas professionals are experiencing despondency and low morale according to one young engineer who is helping organise an event to improve the options for young engineers.

Reported by: Energy Voice, Posted on: 08 Oct 2015

'Bright Future' For NatGas, But New Pipelines, Engineers Needed

Natural gas is expected to play a larger role in the nation's energy future, but the industry must overcome opposition to building pipelines in areas that need them the most, and it needs to address its aging workforce by getting more children and young people interested in pursuing careers in the field.

Reported by: NGI, Posted on: 07 Oct 2015

Oceaneering Executive Vice President Steps Down

Oceaneering International, Inc., a provider of engineered services and products, primarily to the offshore oil and gas industry, has announced that Marvin J. Migura has decided to step down from his position as Executive Vice President (EVP) effective December 31, 2015.

Reported by: Offshore Energy Today, Posted on: 06 Oct 2015

Wood Group Elects New Boss

Wood Group, an international energy services company, has announced the appointment of Robin Watson as chief executive officer (CEO), effective January 1, 2016.

Reported by: Offshore Energy Today, Posted on: 06 Oct 2015

FMC Technologies Board Of Directors Welcomes New Member

FMC Technologies, Inc., a Houston-based provider of equipment and services for the energy industry, has appointed Kay Priestly as a new member to its board of directors, effective October 2, 2015.

Reported by: Offshore Energy Today, Posted on: 06 Oct 2015

Cameron Names New CEO

Offshore oilfield equipment provider Cameron, has informed that, in accordance with its previously disclosed succession plan, R. Scott Rowe has assumed the role of President and Chief Executive Officer, effective today.

Reported by: Offshore Energy Today, Posted on: 05 Oct 2015

Two New Directors Join Petronas

Malaysian oil and gas state-run company Petronas has appointed two new members to its Board.

Reported by: Offshore Energy today, Posted on: 01 Oct 2015

Nigerian president Muhammadu Buhari to become oil minister in own cabinet

The new president says he will take control of the portfolio rather than trust anyone else with the source of about 70% of Nigeria’s revenue

Reported by: The Guardian, Posted on: 30 Sep 2015

Industry Looks Promising for Engineers

Whether or not the oil and gas market is up or down, engineers always have a place in the industry.

Reported by: Chron, Posted on: 28 Sep 2015

MacGregor appoints Zhengyu Li as VP, head of China

Zhengyu Li has been appointed VP at MacGregor, and will be the head of China as of 1 October 2015

Reported by: Oilonline, Posted on: 24 Sep 2015

Donald Trump, Firework of Campaign Trail, Shows a More Measured Side

Donald Trump: "We can do things with oil and gas that will be unbelievable."

Reported by: The New York Times, Posted on: 16 Sep 2015

José Formigli appointed to Aker Solutions' innovation board

José Formigli will serve as an adviser for overall strategic decisions at Aker Solutions and has been appointed to Aker's innovation board

Reported by: Oilonline, Posted on: 11 Sep 2015

Aker Solutions appoints David Clark as regional president of the UK and Africa

Aker solution appoints new regional president for the UK and Africa, David Clark, to oversee expansion and support in these markets.

Reported by: Oilonline, Posted on: 10 Sep 2015

Richard Benzie to replace Jane Bugler as IMCA technical director

Jane Bugler will retire from her roles in the International Marine Contractors Association at the end of September 2015, and will be replaced by Richard Benzie - See more at: https://www.oilonline.com/news/people/richard-benzie-replace-jane-bugler-imca-technical-director#sthash.DgaSTuHH.dpuf

Reported by: Oilonline, Posted on: 10 Sep 2015

Mick Borwell to take over HSSE director position at Oil & Gas UK

Mick Borwell will take over the position of HSSE director at Oil & Gas UK starting 19 September 2015, following the retirement of Robert Paterson, the current HSSE director

Reported by: Oilonline, Posted on: 10 Sep 2015

USCG helicopter lifts suspected heart-attack sufferer off tug on Lake Michigan

A tugboat crewman suspected of suffering a heart attack was successfully hoisted to safety by US Coast Guard (USCG) helicopter personnel on Thursday. The incident occurred on Lake Michigan.

Reported by: Offshore Energy Today, Posted on: 04 Sep 2015

Sean Roach to lead Schramm Houston office

Sean Roach, vice president of drilling systems and services at Schramm, has been chosen to lead the company's new Houston office

Reported by: Oilonline, Posted on: 03 Sep 2015

Oil workers union announces strike against Petrobras starting on Friday

Union workers have declared strike action at Brazil’s state-run oil giant Petrobras to protest cost-cutting and asset-selling by the scandal-plagued company.

Reported by: Splash 24/7, Posted on: 03 Sep 2015

NOV appoints Jose Bayardo as SVP, CFO

National Oilwell Varco has appointed Jose A. Bayardo as senior vice president and chief financial officer

Reported by: Oilonline, Posted on: 01 Sep 2015

New CEO takes over Bergen Group

Bergen Group ASA has appointed Hans Petter Eikeland as new CEO for the Group for a period until July 1, 2016.

Reported by: Offshore Energy Today, Posted on: 28 Aug 2015

Pacific E&P President leaves. New director to step in

Pacific Exploration & Production Corp., formerly known as Pacific Rubiales, announced Wednesday the retirement of José Francisco Arata as President and director of the company, and the appointment of Mónica De Greiff as an independent director to the Board of Directors.

Reported by: Offshore Energy Today, Posted on: 27 Aug 2015

Greene's Energy Group appoints new VP

Greene’s Energy Group names Michael Hayes as VP and general manager of Pressure Testing Services.

Reported by: Oilonline, Posted on: 27 Aug 2015

What will happen to oil and gas workers as the world turns carbon neutral?

Building a wind farm or solar energy project is nothing professionals in fossil fuels can’t manage, but there are too few programmes to help them retrain

Reported by: The Guardian News, Posted on: 27 Aug 2015

Shannon E. Young joins Cobalt as CFO and executive vice president

Shannon (Shane) E. Young, III will join Cobalt International Energy, replacing John P. Wilkirson as CFO and executive vice president, Cobalt International Energy has announced that Shannon E. Young, III will join Cobalt as CFO and executive vice president effective 1 September 2015. Young is currently senior vice president and CFO for Talos Energy.

Reported by: Oilonline, Posted on: 26 Aug 2015

EMGS announces new CEO

Stig Eide Sivertsen is appointed as chief executive officer of EMGS.

Reported by: Offshore Energy Today, Posted on: 25 Aug 2015

EMGS CEO steps down

Norway’s Electromagnetic Geoservices ASA’s Chief Executive Officer, Bjarte Bruheim, has decided to step down, with immediate effect.

Reported by: Offshore Energy Today, Posted on: 24 Aug 2015

EthosEnergy appoints Kevin Taylor president of power solutions

Kevin Taylor has been appointed president of power solutions for EthosEnergy

Reported by: Oilonline, Posted on: 20 Aug 2015

Centek hires new sales representative

Centek appoints Australasia salesperson. Felicity Hepworth has joined the Centek group as sales representative for Australia and New Zealand. Hepworth comes to Centek from Halliburton where she was a cementing field engineer.

Reported by: Oilonline , Posted on: 20 Aug 2015

Hillary Clinton tweets her opposition to Arctic oil drilling

Hillary Clinton, the likely Democratic Party candidate in next year’s US general election, has tweeted her opposition to offshore oil drilling in the Arctic because of risks to the environment and habitats there.

Reported by: Splash 24/7, Posted on: 19 Aug 2015
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