Post Archive by Day: June 25, 2018

UAE Foreign Minister Sheikh Abdullah and India’s Prime Minister Modi Express Support for Strategic Dialogue on Expanding Energy Partnerships and Investments Between the UAE and India

New Delhi, India – June 25, 2018:  His Highness Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, and Narendra Modi, India’s Prime Minister, have expressed support for the on-going strategic dialogue, aimed at expanding energy partnerships between the two countries. This came during a meeting, today, between the two sides following a joint workshop organised

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Stress Engineering Services Receives ISTA Testing Laboratory Certification

MASON, OHIO (June 25, 2018) – Stress Engineering Services, Inc. (SES) is now a Certified Testing Laboratorymember of the International Safe Transit Association (ISTA®). ISTA is the leading industry developer of testing protocols and design standards that define how packages should perform to ensure protection of their contents during the ever changing risks of the global distribution environment. Clint Haynes,

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Study the Science of Surface Water

New Book from Esri Shows How to Analyze and Map Surface Water Features June 25, 2018 Esri has published GIS for Surface Water: Using the National Hydrography Dataset. Redlands, California—Esri, the global leader in spatial analytics, has publishedGIS for Surface Water: Using the National Hydrography Dataset, the only book of its kind detailing how to use geographic information system (GIS)

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Geoscience BC increases technical literacy and capacity in BC with selection of 2018 Scholarship Program recipients

Vancouver, BC – June 25, 2018 – Today, ten post-graduate geoscience students have been selected to receive Geoscience BC’s prestigious Scholarship Award. The students will each receive a $5,000 scholarship for their British Columbia-focused applied geoscience related to minerals, energy and water resources. “Congratulations to all of this year’s successful scholarship recipients. Geoscience BC’s scholarship program is designed to recognize,

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Oasis Petroleum Signs Agreements to Divest of Certain Williston Basin Assets

HOUSTON, June 25, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Oasis Petroleum Inc. (NYSE: OAS) (“Oasis” or the “Company”) has signed two separate purchase and sale agreements to sell an estimated 4.4 thousand barrels of oil equivalent per day (“mboepd”) of net production and approximately 65,000 net acres of non-core assets in the Williston Basin for $283 million. The agreements include the Company’s Foreman Butte

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ExxonMobil Joins PIDX

June 25th, 2018 Houston, TX – The Petroleum Industry Data Exchange, Inc. (PIDX) announced today that ExxonMobil has joined the organization as a member.  As a member of PIDX, ExxonMobil will now be able to help drive the agenda for the development of PIDX standards to meet the digital integration needs of all buyers, suppliers and eCommerce Networks in the Oil

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Pemex and the STPRM Undersign Salary Review Agreement

25/06/2018 In the framework of the 2018 salary review,  Petróleos Mexicanos and the Union of Oil Workers of the Mexico (initials in Spanish: STPRM) agreed on  salary raises, as well as on the fees and benefits of the Collective Work Agreement. The agreement was undersigned by Pemex CEO Carlos Alberto Treviño Medina and the General Secretary of the General Executive

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Baru to Address World Gas Confab in Washington

roup Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Dr. Maikanti Kacalla Baru, will join other global leaders to speak at the 27th World Gas Conference (WGC), taking place from 25thto 29th June 2018 in Washington, United States. During the five-day global gas showpiece, Baru is expected to market Nigeria’s tremendous gas potentials as a key driver in the

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Eni announces a new oil discovery offshore Angola

The discovery opens new opportunities for oil exploration in the Southern part of Block 15/06, so far considered mainly gas prone, thus creating new chances for additional potential value in the block. San Donato Milanese (Milan), 25 June 2018 – Eni announces a new oil discovery in Block 15/06, in the Kalimba exploration prospect, in Angola’s deep offshore. The new

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Frontera Announces Closing of Offering of U.S.$350 Million 9.70% Senior Unsecured Notes Due 2023

/NOT FOR DISSEMINATION TO U.S. WIRE SERVICES OR FOR DISSEMINATION IN THE UNITED STATES/ TORONTO, June 25, 2018 /CNW/ – Frontera Energy Corporation (TSX: FEC) (“Frontera” or the “Company“), announced today that it completed its previously announced offering of U.S.$350 million in senior unsecured notes due 2023 at a coupon rate of 9.70% (the “Notes“). Richard Herbert, Chief Executive Officer of Frontera,

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OGC calls for participation its Borehole & Associated Data Interoperability Experiment

Contact: info@opengeospatial.org Release Date: Monday, 25 June 2018 UTC The Borehole IE will define a domain-neutral semantic for a general concept of borehole The Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC) invites interested members & non-members alike to participate in the OGC Borehole & Associated Data Interoperability Experiment (The Borehole IE). Geological and geophysical data play a crucial role in contemporary society. Any

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Saudi Aramco Signs Framework Agreement with ADNOC and MoU with Indian Consortium RRPCL to Jointly Pursue Ratnagiri Mega Refinery and Petrochemicals Complex on India’s West Coast

NEW DELHI, India, June 25, 2018 Saudi Aramco and the Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC) announced today that they have signed a Framework Agreement to jointly develop the Ratnagiri Refinery and Petrochemicals Limited (RRPCL), a 1.2 million barrels per day integrated mega refinery and petrochemicals complex at Ratnagiri, 215 miles south of Mumbai in Maharashtra, India. The Framework Agreement

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NOV delivers largest deepwater offshore offloading buoy in West Africa to Total

Total Upstream Production Nigeria (TUPNI) originally awarded NOV’s APL business unit the offshore loading terminal (OLT) contract for the development of the Egina field on April 15, 2013. The buoy turret loading (BTL) concept, designed for deepwater applications requiring large and frequent offloading operations, has now been delivered to TUPNI as the OLT facility. The Egina field is located in

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New Connected Gas Detector From Honeywell Listens For Gas Leaks, Helping Protect Against Deadly Toxic And Explosive Leaks In Industrial Operations

FORT MILL, S.C., June 25, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Honeywell (NYSE: HON) today announced a new connected gas detector that listens for leaks ultrasonically, complementing fixed gas detectors to better protect workers and facilities against deadly toxic and explosive gas leaks. Gas leaks in well-ventilated areas disperse rapidly and may not be detected by conventional fixed-point or open-path detectors, according to the

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GE to Sell Distributed Power Business to Advent International for $3.25 Billion

June 25, 2018 Advent to Provide Investment in Product Portfolio, Service Network and Digitization to Accelerate Execution and Growth BOSTON, June 25, 2018 – GE (NYSE: GE) today announced that it has signed an agreement to sell its Distributed Power business to Advent International, one of the largest and most experienced global private equity investors, for $3.25 billion. The transaction

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BP deepens partnership with Elion on carbon offset programme in forestry sector

Date: 25 June 2018 BP and Elion Group (“Elion”) have deepened their partnership by signing a carbon emission purchase contract for Chinese Certified Emissions Reductions (CCERs) for the forestry sector. Through the purchase of CCERs, BP will support the preservation of existing carbon stocks on nearly 1,400 square kilometres of desert oasis in the Inner Mongolia Kubuqi Desert. This agreement

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UMC Certifies ANSYS Solutions for Advanced 14nm Process Technology

UMC and ANSYS deliver a comprehensive suite of design solutions for UMC’s latest FinFET technology PITTSBURGH, June 25, 2018 – ANSYS announced the certification of ANSYS® RedHawk™ and ANSYS® Totem™  for UMC ’s advanced 14nm FinFET process technology. Through the certifications and a comprehensive suite of semiconductor design solutions, ANSYS and UMC support mutual customers to meet increasing demands for

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UAE Foreign Minister Sheikh Abdullah Witnesses Signing of Framework Agreement to Explore Development of $44 Billion Indian Mega Refinery

New Delhi, India – June 25, 2018: His Highness Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan, UAE Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, and Shri Dharmendra Pradhan, India’s Minister of Petroleum and Natural Gas, witnessed the signing, today, of a framework agreement, between the Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC), Saudi Aramco (Aramco) and a consortium of three

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