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Staff Engineering Proficiency Positions Wood Group Well
Tuesday, June 27, 2017 The engineering proficiency of its people will position Wood Group well to deliver a new FEED contract with Gastrade S.A.

Rowan Lays Off Another 50 Offshore Workers
Monday, June 26, 2017 Just weeks after announcing it was laying off 150 offshore workers, Rowan Cos. has said it will let another 50 workers go in August.

Ask the Careers Editor: Mentoring and Breaking into the Regulatory Field
Monday, June 26, 2017 This month's installment of Ask the Careers Editor answers questions about landing a position in regulatory/compliance and determining if you'd be a good mentor.

Wood Group Pens Deal Which Will 'Improve the Worker's Day'
Monday, June 26, 2017 Wood Group signs an extension to its collaborative agreement with Canadian technology company Librestream Technologies to continue its digital solutions partnership.

TRACE Secures INPEX Deal, Creates Jobs
Friday, June 23, 2017 TRACE has been awarded a 6-year contract by INPEX for maintenance services to support the operation of the Ichthys LNG onshore facilities in Darwin.

Qatar Expats Say Leave Canceled, Travel Restricted After Arab Rift
Thursday, June 22, 2017 Expatriates working in Qatar say their employers had canceled holidays and barred them from leaving the country in the wake of a rift with other Arab powers.

BLOG: How Likable is Your CEO?
Thursday, June 22, 2017 One website asked users to rate energy CEOs. Read on to see which ones are most likable.

Are Oil, Gas Workers Happy With Their Current Jobs?
Wednesday, June 21, 2017 A Rigzone poll on social media platform Twitter reveals worker happiness rates.

Storm Cindy Bears Down on Gulf Coast After Curbing Oil, Gas
Wednesday, June 21, 2017 Tropical Storm Cindy shuts energy production in the Gulf of Mexico, disrupted shipping and forcing workers off oil and gas platforms.

ATR Opens New Base in Kazakhstan, Creates Jobs
Tuesday, June 20, 2017 Energy services firm ATR opens a new base in Kazakhstan as it looks to capitalize on recent business growth in the region.

New UK Training Center to Create Jobs
Tuesday, June 20, 2017 Training specialist Stream Marine Training confirms its commitment to establish a new maritime and offshore training center in Wirral, UK.

Tullow Appoints New Finance Chief
Tuesday, June 20, 2017 Tullow Oil appoints a new head of finance.

Siccar Point Energy Relocates to New HQ
Friday, June 16, 2017 North Sea exploration and production company Siccar Point Energy relocates its staff to H1 at the Hill of Rubislaw in Aberdeen.

Which Area Ranks Highest for Petroleum Engineer Salaries?
Friday, June 16, 2017 Rigzone outlines the highest petroleum engineer salaries.

Scottish Unemployment Figures Change Amid Growing Sector Confidence
Thursday, June 15, 2017 Scotland's unemployment fell to its lowest rate since the recession over the last quarter.

BP's Dudley Seen Reigning For Years To Restore Major's Might
Thursday, June 15, 2017 When Dudley clinched a final deal to settle litigation over the deadly Deepwater Horizon disaster, many oil industry executives and investors thought his mission was accomplished.

How Big Can Your Salary Get As A Geologist in Oil, Gas Industry?
Wednesday, June 14, 2017 Rigzone breaks down what kind of cash a geologist can extract from the oil and gas business in North America.

Return of North Sea Industry to Help Bring Back Well Paid Jobs
Wednesday, June 14, 2017 The return of confidence in the North Sea oil and gas industry will help stimulate the local economy and bring back well-paid and highly skilled jobs, according to Aberdeen North MP Kirsty Blackman.

BLOG: Investors Pump Cash into 'Knowledge Gap' Resource, But Is It Enough?
Tuesday, June 13, 2017 Investors are working hard to plug a knowledge gap in the North Sea.

Odfjell Drilling To Expand UK Workforce
Tuesday, June 13, 2017 Odfjell Drilling (UK) will expand its workforce in the UK by around 100 people in 2017, following the award of several service deals.

Petrofac Secures 5-Year Training Services Deal with KOC
Tuesday, June 13, 2017 Petrofac agrees a 5-year deal with Kuwait Oil Company (KOC) for the provision of specialist technical training and competency development services.

Unite Urges Offshore Workers to Join Pay Fight
Monday, June 12, 2017 UK offshore union Unite is urging people to join its organization in an effort to combat pay cuts to workers.

Strike Ends At Israeli Oil Refinery Paz
Monday, June 12, 2017 Workers at Israel's Paz Oil end their strike that had shut down the refinery in the city of Ashdod after labour and management agreed in principle to a new collective labour contract.

Libya's Sharara Oil Field Reopens After Strike
Friday, June 09, 2017 Libya's major Sharara oil field has reopened after a workers' protest.

Qualifications Needed to 'Mechanically Engineer' a Job in Oil, Gas
Friday, June 09, 2017 Rigzone looks at which mechanical engineering qualifications are useful for a career in the oil industry.

HOW COOL IS THAT!: International Petroleum Negotiator
Thursday, June 08, 2017 Globe-trotting oil and gas dealmaker tells Rigzone what makes his career cool.

Aberdeen Oil Services Firm Appoints New Manager to Run Growing Business
Thursday, June 08, 2017 Aberdeen oil services firm Ramco Tubular Services Limited appoints 'experienced oil and gas industry' manager to run its growing business in Australia.

Oil Industry Candidates Must Raise Profile, Connect with Employers
Thursday, June 08, 2017 It is more important than ever that candidates understand how to raise their profile and connect with employers through channels other than submitting an application form.

US Jobs Report: Oil, Gas Jobs Continue to Increase
Wednesday, June 07, 2017 Jobs in mining increased again in May, with support activities accounting for a majority of the growth.

Statoil Appoints New Chair of Board of Directors
Wednesday, June 07, 2017 Jon Erik Reinhardsen has been elected as the new chair of Statoil's board of directors.

5 Key Words That Should Be on Every Petroleum Engineer's Resume
Wednesday, June 07, 2017 Rigzone gives valuable petroleum engineer resume tips to help you stand apart.

Nearly 100 Oil, Gas Workers in Texas to Lose Jobs
Wednesday, June 07, 2017 Two oil and gas companies have announced they will be reducing their workforces in Texas.

Norwegian Union Threatens Strike At Statoil, Shell, Eni Pplatforms
Tuesday, June 06, 2017 About 150 oil platform workers would go on strike, potentially disrupting output from several Norwegian fields.

SDL Nobel Places 'Huge Importance' on Upskilling its Workforce
Tuesday, June 06, 2017 Oilfield services provider SDL Nobel says it places 'huge importance' on the upskilling of its workforce, following the completion of a training course carried out by Mltech.

Cape Wins BP Contracts, Secures 400 Jobs
Monday, June 05, 2017 Energy services firm Cape plc secures 2 contracts with BP in the UK North Sea, securing 400 core jobs.

5 Things To Consider: Is a Public Company Or Private Business Best for You?
Monday, June 05, 2017 Does your oil and gas career need some time in the public eye or would you thrive in a more intimate corporate setting?

Oil Bears Can't Look to Libya as Expat Exodus Slows Recovery
Monday, June 05, 2017 With foreign staff of international companies staying away, analysts say Libya's ability to pump more oil will soon reach a limit.

HIE Appoints New Energy Director
Friday, June 02, 2017 Economic and community development agency, Highlands and Islands Enterprise (HIE) has appointed a new director of energy and low carbon.

Veolia Wins Buchan Alpha Decommissioning Deal, Will Create 35 Jobs
Friday, June 02, 2017 Repsol Sinopec Resources UK awards the Buchan Alpha decommissioning contract to Veolia.

BLOG: How Can Oil, Gas Attract More Young Talent?
Thursday, June 01, 2017 Rigzone outlines how the oil and gas sector can attract more young people to join its ranks.

Shell to Cut 90 Jobs at North Sea HQ
Thursday, June 01, 2017 Shell will cut 90 jobs at its North Sea headquarters in Aberdeen, the BBC reports.

Saudi Aramco Trading Arm Hiring Staff For Singapore Push
Thursday, June 01, 2017 The trading arm of oil giant Saudi Aramco is looking to step up hiring for its Singapore office as it pushes into the regional energy hub.

CHC Not Seeking to Reduce Pilot Workforce
Wednesday, May 31, 2017 Offshore helicopter operator CHC is not seeking to reduce its pilot workforce as it enters a period of collective consultation with the BALPA union.

Rowan to Lay Off 150 Offshore Workers
Wednesday, May 31, 2017 Rowan Companies will reduce its workforce after a contract on one of its drilling rigs is terminated.

Ask the Careers Editor: Millennial Stigmas and Horrible Bosses
Tuesday, May 30, 2017 In this month's "Ask the Careers Editor," we answer questions about millennials being taken seriously in the workplace and how to answer questions about horrible bosses during job interviews.

Pryme Group Outlines Plans to Become 'Major Player', Double Headcount
Tuesday, May 30, 2017 Dundee-headquartered Pryme Group outlines plans to become a 'major player' across the oil and gas sector.

BLOG: Oil, Gas Aims to Remain Attractive to Working Moms
Tuesday, May 30, 2017 Companies are putting more emphasis on creating a diverse workforce by implementing programs to attract and retain working mothers.

Report: Around 70 Workers to Lose Jobs Following Aker-Reinertsen Deal
Tuesday, May 30, 2017 Around 70 workers will lose their jobs following Aker Solutions' acquisition of Reinertsen, according to Norwegian daily newspaper Adresseavisen.

A Newcomer's Guide to Oil and Gas
Tuesday, May 30, 2017 Presenting a new addition to Rigzone's content lineup!

Restrata Appoints Ex-Hostage Negotiator to Head Up UK Response Team
Tuesday, May 30, 2017 Restrata appoints ex-hostage negotiator Craig Menzies to head up its UK emergency response and crisis management business.

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