Post Archive by Day: February 28, 2018

NeoFirma Signs Contract with Oil & Gas Startup Chisholm Energy

February 28, 2018 by Neofirma NeoFirma announces that it has signed a license agreement for its oil & gas software with Fort Worth based Chisholm Energy. The recently launched exploration and production company selected NeoFirma’s drilling software to manage wellsite operations and optimize field costs. Chisholm Energy also selected NeoFirma’s production software suite, which enables the E&P to monitor operations,

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Publications Highlight February 2018

February 28, 2018 / Fari Mahdavi Over the past six months Energy Pipelines CRC researchers have published 16 scientific journal papers, 2 conference papers, 3 theses and 1 book chapter to share and exchange their ideas and findings with the scientific community. A full listing of the publications can be found on the Energy Pipelines CRC website. Summaries of two

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Collaboration and Impact in Research Program 4

February 28, 2018 Energy Pipelines CRC research programs have been recognised throughout the years for the quality of collaborative relationships as well as the impact of industry driven outcomes. In this edition, Research Program 4, covering Public Safety and Security of Supply research projects has been summarised and examined to highlight the impact this research has had, and will continue

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Commvault Appoints Bassam Hemdan to Head Canadian Business

–Focus will be on growing Commvault’s revenue, market share and partnership-led strategy– Ottawa, Ontario, Feb. 28, 2018 – Commvault (NASDAQ: CVLT), a global leader in enterprise backup, recovery, archive and the cloud, today announced the appointment of Bassam Hemdan as Vice President, Canada, effective immediately. Hemdan brings more than 20 years of experience in the IT sector to his new

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Commvault and Mercy Partner to Deliver Powerful New Cloud Backup and Disaster Recovery Service to the Health Care Market

— New cloud services simplify data protection, reduce risks and drive down costs– Tinton Falls, N.J. and St. Louis, Mo. – Feb. 28, 2018 – Commvault (NASDAQ: CVLT), a global leader in enterprise backup, recovery, archive and the cloud, today announced itsCommvault Data Platform was selected by Mercy Technology Services (MTS), the IT backbone of Mercy, one of the top

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CB&I Announces CDAlky Technology Award for Valero Refinery in Louisiana

THE WOODLANDS, Texas, Feb. 28, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — CB&I (NYSE:CBI) today announced that its CDAlky®  technology has been selected by Valero Refining – New Orleans LLC for its St. Charles Alkylation Project located in Norco, Louisiana. CB&I’s overall scope of supply on the project includes CDAlky technology license, basic engineering and proprietary equipment. When it becomes operational in 2020, the new

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Sailbuoy- a tool for the development of ocean industries

Our Sailbuoy (produced by Offshore Sensing) and two other unmanned ocean vehicles (gliders) will be deployed outside Bodø next week. The vehicles will be operating on the Norwegian shelf, in Vestfjorden and outside the Lofoten and Vesterålen Islands. 28.02.2018 by Gunn Janne Myrseth Ill.: Unmanned ocean vehicles collect field data and transfer via satellite on shore (3D visualization by Kongsberg

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Georgia Petroleum Council: Offshore Exploration Is Critical For Georgia’s Communities, Good Paying Jobs, Increased Investments And State Revenue

202.682.8114 | press@api.org ATLANTA, February 28, 2018 – Georgia Petroleum Council Executive Director Hunter Hopkins emphasized the importance of offshore energy to Georgia’s communities and economy prior to today’s Bureau of Ocean Energy Management public hearing on the Interior Department’s proposed five-year offshore natural gas and oil leasing plan. “The Interior’s five-year offshore leasing plan will be the cornerstone for

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West Texas Central Processing Facilities

The West Texas greenfield CPF project remains on track for commissioning at the end of the first quarter of 2018. Photo courtesy of Audubon Companies Audubon Companies HOUSTON, Feb. 28, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Audubon Companies, an EPC service provider, is pleased to announce the latest West Texas project update on two new greenfield central processing facilities in the Delaware

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ABB microgrid supports Jamaica’s transition to renewables

28 February 2018Munro Wind Farm in St. Elizabeth Jamaica (© Jamaica Public Service Company (JPS)) ABB will supply an ABB AbilityTM enabled microgrid and storage system to help integrate renewable solar and wind energy into the large tropical island’s power supply, reducing the need for fossil fuels and lowering the carbon footprint. ABB is a pioneer in microgrids, which because

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ABB wins order for Norway’s largest electric bus project

28 February 2018 ABB will supply fast chargers for a unique dual-manufacturer electric bus program, helping to make public transportation in Trondheim fossil-fuel-free in 2019. The city of Trondheim, the former Viking capital of Norway, now better known today as the country’s technology capital, is making a big commitment to electric mass transportation. Local officials have agreed to deploy 35

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ADNOC Appoints NMC Healthcare to Manage Ruwais Hospital; VPS Healthcare to Operate Onshore and Offshore Health Facilities

Abu Dhabi, UAE – 28 February 2018: The Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC) announced today that it has appointed NMC Healthcare to manage operations of Ruwais Hospital, bringing best-in-class medical services and experience to its employees, the Ruwais community and the broader Al Dhafra Region. ADNOC also announced it has selected VPS Healthcare to operate the medical services at its

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PPL Balochistan Football Cup 2018 moves into final round

Quetta, February 28, 2018: The country’s largest-ever sponsored football tournament, Pakistan Petroleum Limited (PPL) Balochistan Football Cup 2018, moved into the final round following culmination of qualifying round matches from all provincial divisions. Kharan, Lasbela, Harnai, Gwadar, DFA Quetta, Quetta City, Qilla Saifullah, Kacchi, Chaman City and Duki successfully entered the final round along with Panjgur and DFA Chaman, winner

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Operators Utilize Early, Strategic Planning for Successful Decommissioning

Topics: Decommisioning/site remediation Facilities planning and maintenance Offshore Hosting a variety of marine life, the High Island A389A gas production platform sits within the East Flower Garden Bank National Marine Sanctuary roughly 100 miles south of the Texas-Louisiana border. Source: National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA). ExxonMobil Reefing decommissioning Noble FieldWood Offshore operators that fail to properly prepare for decommissioning

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Relief System on Standby for Barents Sea Well

ABERDEEN, UK – Add Energy and Trendsetter Engineering will provide well control support and access to their relief well injection spool (RWIS) to a well due to be drilled this spring in the Norwegian Barents Sea.If called on, the RWIS system should facilitate high rate kill requirements through a single relief well. This, the duo claims, would allow the operator

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Saudi Aramco signs MoU to pursue steel production

DHAHRAN, February 28, 2018 Abdulaziz A. Al Abdulkarim, Saudi Aramco vice president of Procurement and Supply Chain Management; Atsushi Iijima, management executive officer of NSSMC; Kazunari Sakata, corporate officer of Sumitomo Corporation; and Masashi Abe, managing director of Sumitomo Corporation Saudi Arabia, signed a MoU to conduct a feasibility study for an integrated steel mill in the Ras al-Khair area.

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KBRwyle Signs Contract to be come a Major Services Provider for Australian DoD

HOUSTON – (February 28, 2018) – KBR, Inc. (NYSE: KBR) announced today that its global Government Services business, KBRwyle, signed a significant contract with the Australian Department of Defence (DoD), becoming just one of four Major Service Providers (MSP) to the Capability Acquisition and Sustainment Group (CASG). The MSP contract introduces a significant change to the procurement and contracting model

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Maana adds a digital knowledge layer to its industrial analytics platform

28 FEBRUARY 2018 Industrial data analytics providerMaana Inc. is adding to its platform’s capabilities with the launch of a new service called Maana Q that helps its users to obtain better insights from their data. Maana Q makes it easy for subject-matter experts, such as a logistics expert or a drilling engineer to create the digital knowledge layer for their

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Petrofac hosts family health and welfare day

28 February 2018 Petrofac recently held a Health and Welfare Day for UAE colleagues and their families in line with our continued focus on wellbeing. Around 1,000 people attended the event at Flag Island Sharjah, which was organised by our Occupational Health and Medical Services Department in conjunction with a number of local partners. There was a wide range of

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