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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.
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.
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.
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.
Wood Group, an international energy services company, has announced the appointment of Robin Watson as chief executive officer (CEO), effective January 1, 2016.
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.
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.
Malaysian oil and gas state-run company Petronas has appointed two new members to its Board.
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
Whether or not the oil and gas market is up or down, engineers always have a place in the industry.
Zhengyu Li has been appointed VP at MacGregor, and will be the head of China as of 1 October 2015
Donald Trump: "We can do things with oil and gas that will be unbelievable."
José Formigli will serve as an adviser for overall strategic decisions at Aker Solutions and has been appointed to Aker's innovation board
Aker solution appoints new regional president for the UK and Africa, David Clark, to oversee expansion and support in these markets.
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
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
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.
Sean Roach, vice president of drilling systems and services at Schramm, has been chosen to lead the company's new Houston office
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.
National Oilwell Varco has appointed Jose A. Bayardo as senior vice president and chief financial officer
Bergen Group ASA has appointed Hans Petter Eikeland as new CEO for the Group for a period until July 1, 2016.
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.
Greene’s Energy Group names Michael Hayes as VP and general manager of Pressure Testing Services.
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
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.
Stig Eide Sivertsen is appointed as chief executive officer of EMGS.
Norway’s Electromagnetic Geoservices ASA’s Chief Executive Officer, Bjarte Bruheim, has decided to step down, with immediate effect.
Kevin Taylor has been appointed president of power solutions for EthosEnergy
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.
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.