Post Archive by Day: September 13, 2018

TGS announces new 3D multi-client project in the MSGBC Basin

ASKER, NORWAY (13 September 2018) – TGS is pleased to announce Jaan, a fully harmonized 3D multi-client project in the southern portion of the MSGBC Basin from northern Senegal, through The Gambia and the AGC zone, into Guinea-Bissau down to the Guinea transform fault. This project will consist of 11,135 km² of new acquisition complemented by the reprocessing and full pre-stack

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Robert Newton Appointed CEO of Energy Pipelines CRC

September 13, 2018 The Board of the Energy Pipelines CRC has announced that Mr Robert Newton has been appointed as Chief Executive Officer of the Energy Pipelines CRC. Former Energy Pipelines CRC CEO, David Norman, has been appointed as CEO of Future Fuels CRC following the success of its recent bid. Energy Pipelines CRC Board Chairman Charles Rottier congratulated Robert

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Regional Assessment of Offshore Oil and Gas Exploratory Drilling East of Newfoundland and Labrador – Public Comments Invited

For Immediate Release September 13, 2018 The Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency and the Canada-Newfoundland and Labrador Offshore Petroleum Board (C-NLOPB) have announced the comment period on the draft Agreement to Conduct a Regional Assessment of Offshore Oil and Gas Exploratory Drilling East of Newfoundland and Labrador, in the Canada-Newfoundland and Labrador Offshore Area. Links to the News Release can be

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Wang Yilin attends 4th Eastern Economic Forum

2018/09/13 On September 11, The 4th Eastern Economic Forum (EEF) kicked off in Vladivostok, Russia’s Far Eastern port city. CNPC Chairman Wang Yilin was invited to attend the opening ceremony of the forum and delivered a speech at the panel session entitled “Crossroads on the Silk Road”. At the panel session, Wang Yilin shared his views with Russian government departments, and

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Petrofac secures series of well engineering contracts

13 September 2018 Petrofac has strengthened its global Well Engineering contracts portfolio following a series of award wins worth a combined value of around US$20 million. Petrofac secured an exclusive five-year Well Operator Services contract from independent Exploration & Production company, Tailwind Energy Ltd (Tailwind), following Tailwind’s recent purchase of the Triton Cluster. Under the terms of this arrangement, Petrofac

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Precision Drilling Corporation Announces Addition of New Director

09/13/2018 CALGARY, Alberta, Sept. 13, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Precision Drilling Corporation (“Precision”) is pleased to announce the addition of David W. Williams to its Board of Directors. Mr. Williams has over 35 years of experience in the offshore drilling industry having most recently served as Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer of Noble Corporation from January 2008 to January

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Joan Masó receives OGC’s 2018 Gardels Award

Contact: info@opengeospatial.org Release Date: Thursday, 13 September 2018 UTC Congratulations to Joan Masó from Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona (CREAF), awarded the 2018 Gardels Award for being ‘the hardest working OGC member out there.’  Joan Masó shakes hands with OGC President and CEO Mark Reichardt upon receiving the 2018 Gardels Award. Last night, at the September meeting of the Open Geospatial

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ION Science opens office in China

13th September 2018 Gas detection instrumentation specialist set to further strengthen growth, customer support and brand awareness in China, Hong Kong & Macau In a key strategic move to strengthen global growth, customer support and brand awareness, Ion Science leading manufacturer of advanced gas detection instrumentation for occupational health and environmental monitoring applications – has opened an office in China.

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Symposium to Show How Geophysics Leads to Discoveries

September 13, 2018 A British Columbia Geophysical Society (BCGS) and Geoscience BC symposium will demonstrate the value of geophysics in identifying deposits of natural resources. The British Columbia Geophysical Society (BCGS) Fall Symposium takes place on October 12, 2018. The day-long session will feature experts discussing the crucial role large-scale geophysics plays in the identification and definition of regional geologic

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Advanced Power Selects GE’s Industry Leading HA Gas Turbine Technology for South Field Energy in Wellsville, Ohio

September 13, 2018 Project will utilize GE’s record-setting 7HA gas turbine technology manufactured and tested in Greenville, SC HAs will help produce the equivalent electricity needed to power approximately one million homes upon project completion in 2021.  South Field Energy to create 1,000 local construction jobs during its peak period  Atlanta, Georgia; Sept 13, 2018: Power project developer Advanced Power

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Oil price four-year high

13 September, 2018 The price of oil remained at US$80 (£61.34) a barrel on Wednesday 12 September, nearing a four-year high since the oil price crash in 2014. Fuel supplies in the US were in focus as Hurricane Florence neared the east coast, sparking concerns of a global supply shortfall. Exports from Iran have dropped since the US announced its

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