OUR GREAT MINDS

Popular Stories

  1. crosbie group

    Have you found your ‘New Normal’?

    Monday, 15 May 2017 | by Mark Collett When I was asked to write a guest column for OGM, I admit that I had no clue what I might be able to offer, that would be interesting to readers.  Then I thought about what I’ve experienced the...
  2. NDT

    Is the cloud a good solution for Non-Destructive Testing?

    Tuesday, 25 Apr 2017 | by Audrey Bedard Nondestructive testing or non-destructive testing (NDT) is a wide group of analysis techniques used in science and technology industry to evaluate the properties of a material, component or system...
  3. Hebron

    Hebron Project: A Castle in the Sea

    Tuesday, 18 Apr 2017 | by Tina Olivero Way back in 1980, an oilfield was discovered offshore Newfoundland. They called it Hebron. 37 years later, that discovery has materialised into a mammoth oil project that will not only support world...
  4. 7 Multinational oil giants invest offshore Newfoundland in 2017

    Wednesday, 8 Feb 2017 | by Tina Olivero When oil giants invest in exploration in an offshore area, you know there is oil there.  Yes, it is that simple. What’s not so simple is mobilising exploration rigs, crews and teams to find...
  5. land sales

    Bids Offshore Newfoundland garnish $758 million in work commitments

    Wednesday, 9 Nov 2016 | by Tina Olivero 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...
  6. Alberta Oil Sands

    6 New Oil Sands Projects You Need To Know About

    Tuesday, 12 Jul 2016 | by Tina Olivero As with other oil and gas projects that require a high crude price to break even, some oil sands projects have experienced delays and cancellations over the past 12 months. Although, the production...
  7. Bear Head

    $Billion LNG Terminal being constructed in Nova Scotia

    Friday, 3 Jun 2016 | by Tina Olivero Liquefied natural gas (LNG) is natural gas (predominantly methane, CH4) that is converted to liquid form for ease of storage or transport to global markets. Liquefied natural gas is used to transport...
  8. Nexen, Shell, BP

    Tina Olivero – Watch these 3 New Oil Companies Offshore Newfoundland: Nexen, Shell and BP

    Sunday, 28 Feb 2016 | by Tina Olivero In the most recent land sales for exploration and production, three new oil companies joined a consortium of major oil companies to realize the potential of the grand banks, offshore...
  9. E3D-Insight-MS-SurfacePro

    AVEVA E3D Training – by MCL In Atlantic Canada

    Sunday, 7 Feb 2016 | by Tina Olivero Computer Aided Design or CAD systems have been extremely useful over the last 50 years for providing an accurate digital representation of physical assets.  To the oil and gas industry, this has...
  10. Piatto

    Brian Vallis – A Pizza Affair

    Wednesday, 2 Dec 2015 | by Kala Noel As I enter Piatto Pizzeria, the tantalizing aroma of the wood oven pizza floods my senses. The decor is simple — pictures of fresh and colorful pizzas on the menu and Neapolitan scenery on the...
  11. fracking process explained

    The Super Seven: The Top 7 Shale Plays Dominating North American Oil and Gas Production

    Thursday, 19 Mar 2015 | by Linita E. Mathew New drilling strategies using a combination of hydraulic fracturing, vertical and horizontal drilling have drastically increased the amount of production in many areas. In 2012, 7 major plays were...
  12. Atlantis Deepwater Oil Rig

    7 Technologically Advanced Oil Rigs

    Thursday, 5 Mar 2015 | by Tina Olivero Oil rigs have been advanced by state-of-the-art technology, including sophisticated navigation systems, software, dynamic positioning devices and improved designs. Here’s a snapshot of seven of the...
  13. Energy Women Leading the Energy Industry in Alberta Oil Sands

    Smart, Creative and Business Savvy: These Women are Leading the Way in Alberta

    Tuesday, 10 Feb 2015 | by Moona Khan These women have excelled in a variety of roles from Business Development to Operations Engineering. They encompass traits that can be found in successful leaders including determination, vision and...
  14. Audrey Brady Director of the S-92 Program for Sikorsky Aircraft

    Audrey Brady: She Makes The Best Helicopters In The World

    Tuesday, 10 Feb 2015 | by Tina Olivero At 42, Audrey Brady, Director of the S-92 Program for Sikorsky Aircraft based in Stratford, Connecticut, has proven that women can excel in a previously male-dominated industry. Holding a...
  15. impact of globalization on our world

    Globalization: Understanding the Impact of Globalization on our World

    Tuesday, 29 Nov 2011 | by Tina Olivero With the onset of international business growth, a powerful internet communications regime and access to information anywhere – the boundaries of the world are coming down. Geography and social...
Game Changers Nomination

OGM - Our Great Minds

* = required field

We respect your privacy and will never share your information with third parties.