Spanning Canada and the United States, North America is home to a plethora of major industry players, including Exxon Mobil Corp, the world's second-largest publicly traded company after Royal Dutch Shell. The region's oil and natural gas industry is focused on developing oil sands, deepwater gulf prospects and increasingly profitable shale deposits stretching across the continent. One of the premier sweet spots for deepwater exploration, the Gulf of Mexico is the largest body of water indenting the U.S. continental coastline, and its subsea developments continue to spark both national and international interest.
A Truck Driver or HGV Driver is a person employed as a driver of a Heavy Goods Vehicle, or HGV. It requires a specialized driver’s licence to drive a vehicle of this size and weight. In the oil and gas industry, truck drivers are most commonly employed in pickup, transporting and unloading of heavy equipment including frac tanks, pump units, and pipe racks.