Current Headlines

  1. Shell Publishes New Report On Strategy For Energy Transition

    Royal Dutch Shell plc (Shell) recently published a report outlining how its strategy should enable it to thrive as the world transitions to lower-carbon energy.

  2. ExxonMobil Announces 84 Percent Increase In P’nyang Resource, Potential Expansion In PNG

    Exxon Mobil Corporation recently announced that the size of the natural gas resource at the P’nyang field in Papua New Guinea has increased to 4.36 trillion cubic feet of gas, an 84 percent increase from a previous assessment completed in 2012. The increase supports a potential significant expansion of operations in the country.

  3. Meet 'The Band-It™' By Rankin® Automation At OTC In Houston, TX

    The Band-It is Rankin® Automation's new, more efficient, less expensive hardbander for the oil drilling industry. It will be on display at booth #11013 at the Offshore Technology Conference (OTC), April 30 – May 3, in Houston, Texas, at NRG Park.

  4. API Calls On U.S. Senate To Approve Andrew Wheeler’s Nomination To EPA

    API President and CEO Jack Gerard called on members of the U.S. Senate to approve the nomination of Andrew Wheeler to be Deputy Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).

  5. Festo And City Of Mason, Ohio, Announce $90M New Investment

    The City of Mason and Festo, a German-based global corporation specializing in advanced automation technology, recently announced the company will expand its existing Regional Service and Manufacturing Center in Mason by approximately 350,000 square feet, nearly tripling capacity, and add 350 jobs over the next five years.

  6. More Than 40,000 Comments Support A Complete Fracking Ban In The Delaware River Watershed

    National environmental organizations, anti-fracking groups, community organizations, and residents announced recently that their members had submitted at least 40,000 comments to the Delaware River Basin Commission (DRBC) in support of a full ban on fracking and all drillingrelated activities, including wastewater treatment and water withdrawals.

  7. C-Innovation Announces New Three-Year Subsea Construction Contract With BP

    C-Innovation, LLC (C-I), an affiliate of Edison Chouest Offshore (ECO) and its family of companies, has secured a three-year contract with BP Exploration & Production, Inc. (BP), the largest energy investor in the deepwater Gulf of Mexico.

  8. Leading Oil And Gas Lawyer Joins Baker Botts

    Baker Botts L.L.P., a leading international law firm, announced today that Craig Vogelsang a leading oil and gas lawyer, who specializes in upstream and midstream oil and gas development, financing and acquisitions and dispositions, has joined the firm’s Global Projects Group as a Partner in its Houston office.

  9. Prometheus Energy And National Grid Complete A Successful Winter Peaking Project In Rhode Island

    Prometheus Energy Group, Inc. ("Prometheus Energy"), a leading supplier of liquefied natural gas (LNG) to the natural gas utility, pipeline, industrial and oilfield services sectors has completed a four (4) month long winter peaking service to augment National Grid's distribution network in Rhode Island.

  10. Ship & Shore Environmental, Inc. To Provide Innovative And Safe Flaring Technology

    Ship & Shore Environmental Inc., a leading U.S. pollution abatement firm, announced recently that it will expand its services to supply equipment, installation and startup on flaring services.