When an industry faces a harsh downturn for two years, there is a critical need gain efficiencies, optimization and reliability. That’s a global trend. And in the coatings industry its leading minds that have come up with optimal gains that support sustainable long-term cost reductions and higher efficiency. Replacement and repair of damaged equipment are […]
November 2016 Baker Hughes, a global leader in water and oil technologies, has commercially unveiled its TRETOLITE SNAP fluids separation technology. The inspiration behind the development of new technology was to help oil and gas operators to actively help with lowering costs and stable production levels while not compromising on the dry oil and the […]
Today, the Honourable Siobhan Coady, Minister of Natural Resources, announced that significant exploration opportunity exists in the province’s offshore as evidenced by the results of Call for Bids in the Eastern Newfoundland Region and in the Jeanne d’Arc Region, both located in the Canada-Newfoundland and Labrador Offshore Area. 8 land parcels were awarded and a […]
Ageing infrastructure and continued usage are two of the greatest threats in the current pipeline industry. However, current systems deployed on the field are highly inadequate to meet the challenge of leak detection. This is because they either miss the leaks completely or issue so many false alarms in even the slightest of disturbances, that […]
West Orphan Basin The Provincial Government of Newfoundland and Labrador announced that an independent resource assessment covering the area of the West Orphan Basin had identified 25.5 billion barrels of oil and 20.6 trillion cubic feet of gas potential. This discovery is based on new data covering nine parcels of land on offer in the […]
The OGM had the opportunity to interview Mr. Bill Fanning, President and Country Manager of Kvaerner Canada Limited. His path to success holds much wisdom and progress. We can all learn from this guy! THE OGM: What had you focus on the oil and gas industry as a career choice? Bill Fanning: Timing is everything and…
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Dave hails from St. John’s, NL but has spent much of the past six years working and studying overseas. This has resulted in him taking over 50 international flights, visiting 20 different countries, and being employed on four continents since 2010. During his time abroad, he has worked as a scuba diving instructor in Thailand…
Varun is a 2015 MPA student concentrating in Energy at Columbia University. Previously, he worked as a Senior Associate in KPMG's Climate Change and Sustainability practice, where his engagements included sustainable supply chain management, energy efficiency and environmental due diligence. Varun also has experience in financial services on Wall Street, where he focused on foreign…
The development of British Columbia’s (BC) emerging liquefied natural gas (LNG) sector represents a multi-generational opportunity for shared prosperity. Today, there is strong First Nations support for projects that will create the cleanest LNG industry in the world. At the recent Canada LNG Export Conference in Vancouver, industry stakeholders and experts from across the complete LNG…
The OGM: What does a day in the life of Craig Ralph consist of at ABM Offshore? Craig: As VP, Business Development I am responsible for all aspect of client interface, industry development, and association, ensuring our market knowledge and intelligence is up to date and precise, future planning and strategy for our company’s direction…
With a global audience of some 7,000 professionals from more than 72 countries, ACE is one of the most prestigious events for the geosciences community with a tradition of delivering an exceptionally strong, juried technical program, state-of-the-art technology displays and networking activities tha...View tradeshow photos
From October 14-16, 2015, leaders from government, industry, business and First Nations will gather at the Vancouver Convention Centre for the third annual International LNG in BC Conference: Clean Energy. Reliable Partner. The event showcases what British Columbia has to offer and helps move the...View tradeshow photos