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Africa's Natural Resources: Focus for Both Oil and Gas Sectors Share your comments
Wednesday, June 25, 2014Investors estimate that $1.25 trillion will be invested over the 2001 to 2030 period in African energy.

Apprenticeships Gain Momentum in Upstream Oil, Gas Sector Share your comments
Friday, June 20, 2014Apprenticeship programs produce highly skilled workers to meet the demands of oil and gas employers, according to a white paper.

Senate Energy, Natural Resources Committee to Vote on Keystone XL Pipeline Share your comments
Friday, June 13, 2014The US Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee is set to vote on the Keystone XL Pipeline.

Canadian Oil Sands Projects Continue to Vie for Skilled Talent Share your comments
Thursday, June 12, 2014Employment in Canada's oil sands sector expects to reach around 98,380 jobs over the next decade.

East Africa Must Tackle Challenges to Become an Export Hub Share your comments
Wednesday, June 11, 2014East Africa is the region to watch, many believe, as E&P companies discover more and more natural gas, with the hope of making it an export hub in the next decade.

US Shale Debt Increases as Drillers Push to Maintain Gains Share your comments
Wednesday, May 28, 2014Companies are spending more money and drilling more wells causing shale debt to double over the past four years.

Strategies to Address the Energy Industry Talent Gap Share your comments
Thursday, May 22, 2014Panelists discuss how to address the industry-wide shortage of skilled workers at the KPMG Global Energy Conference in Houston.

Bills Promise to Strengthen the US Energy Market Share your comments
Tuesday, May 20, 2014Three bills in the appropriate committees anxiously awaiting approval could potentially benefit the US oil and gas industry if made into law.

North America's Manufacturing Renaissance Share your comments
Thursday, May 15, 2014Energy-intensive manufacturing employment is poised to steadily increase by more than 1% a year in the US through 2020, according to a report.

Ramboll Expands Footprint into North American Market Share your comments
Wednesday, May 14, 2014Ramboll expands its global reach by entering the North America market with eyes set on increasing headcount and entering new markets.

NY Policymakers Seek Ban on Fracking Waste Share your comments
Wednesday, May 14, 2014Democrats in the state Senate introduces legislation to ban hydraulic fracturing waste product from New York.

A Wireless Sensor System Keeps Tabs on Transient Equipment Share your comments
Monday, May 12, 2014A wireless sensor system, DropTag, keeps tabs of equipment in transient, while providing real-time information during the process.

UK's Demand for Engineers Far Exceeds Current Supply Share your comments
Friday, May 09, 2014The UK's oil and gas industry is exasperated by the skills shortage with companies calling for the government to tackle the problem.

Rio de Janeiro to Allocate Billions to Oil, Gas Industry Share your comments
Thursday, May 08, 2014FIRJAN discusses investment opportunities in Rio de Janeiro at the 2014 OTC.

Unconventionals and Deepwater Can Co-Exist Share your comments
Tuesday, May 06, 2014Industry leaders at OTC 2014 discuss views on the impact of unconventional play revolution to the future of deepwater development.

Oil, Gas Compensation in 2013 Share your comments
Monday, May 05, 2014Global oil and gas compensation stats in 2013 varied in each country, with Africa and Europe witnessing gains, while North America declined, according to the latest semi-annual hiring survey from Rigzone.*

Critical HSE Ingredients, Characteristics Needed in the Energy Industry Share your comments
Wednesday, April 30, 2014A panelist discusses what it takes for a leader to be a health, safety and environmental leader in the energy industry.

Increasing Costs in Deepwater Development May Impede Projects Share your comments
Wednesday, April 30, 2014As deepwater development gets more expensive, the majors may reallocate spending and focus to unconventional plays to maximize returns.

KOC to Increase Production to Aid in Project Kuwait Share your comments
Monday, April 28, 2014Kuwait hopes to increase production capacity to 4 million barrels per day through several concentrated efforts.

Offshore Rig Takes on Water, Anadarko Halts Ops in GOM Share your comments
Wednesday, April 16, 2014Semisub ENSCO 8506 began taking on water in the Gulf of Mexico while conducting exploration activities for Anadarko.

Engaged Oil, Gas Employees is the Key to Retaining Talent Share your comments
Tuesday, April 15, 2014Employees in the industry need to be motivated, challenged and awarded to be highly engaged in an industry that is witnessing recruiting and retaining challenges, a panelist discusses.

Will Texas Ship Crude to California? Share your comments
Tuesday, April 08, 2014Texas is eyeing the possibility of shipping its excess crude oil to California, a state that historically imports from the Middle East and Ecuador.

Hiring, Retaining Staff Poses Challenges to US Interior Dept. Share your comments
Wednesday, April 02, 2014The Department of the Interior continues to face challenges hiring and retaining staff with key skills needed to manage and oversee oil and gas operations on federal leases.

Transferable Skills Are A Must in Oil, Gas Industry's Labor Shortages Share your comments
Tuesday, March 25, 2014Looking back, Rigzone recalls 15 key news stories that have shaped the upstream oil and gas industry.

InterOil Spuds Wahoo-1 Share your comments
Monday, March 10, 2014InterOil commences drilling the Wahoo-1 exploratory well after receiving approval from regulatory authorities.

Middle East Businesses to Increase Employee Headcount in 1Q 2014 Share your comments
Friday, March 07, 2014Businesses in Dubai project an increase in new hires in the first quarter 2014 with the oil and gas industry employment outlook remaining strong throughout the year.

The Changing Landscape of North American Gas is Regulatory Policies Share your comments
Wednesday, March 05, 2014As the future of the shale gas revolution evolves, regulatory policies will continue to shape the industry's practices.

Total's CEO Discusses Rising Costs, Meeting Global Demand Share your comments
Tuesday, March 04, 2014Total's CEO Christophe de Margerie notes large expenditures, delays and energy demands are the focus of the oil and gas industry.

Russia's Energy Minister Cancels Amid Tensions in Ukraine Share your comments
Monday, March 03, 2014Alexander Novak pulls out of energy conference amid tensions in Ukraine.

Workforce Housing in Oil, Gas as a Recruitment, Retention Strategy Share your comments
Friday, February 28, 2014Employers strive to attract and retain top field workers in North America's growing oil patches through quality workforce housing.

BOEM Completes Environmental Review for Activities Offshore Atlantic Share your comments
Thursday, February 27, 2014BOEM publishes a final environmental review of geological and geophysical survey activities off the Mid- and South Atlantic Coast.

All Eyes on Iran's Oil, Gas Share your comments
Wednesday, February 19, 2014Iran's oil and gas projects may see international investment as the US and EU lift sanctions crippling the country's economy.

Aasta Hansteen Development to Provide 200 Jobs Share your comments
Friday, February 14, 2014Statoil's Aasta Hansteen project, currently under development, is set to create 200 jobs in the Norwegian sector of the North Sea.

The Digital Engineer is Oil, Gas' Future Share your comments
Friday, February 14, 2014As the oil and gas industry filters out the baby boomers, the future will belong to the digital engineers.

Eni Flows Oil, Gas in Third Discovery Offshore Congo Share your comments
Thursday, February 13, 2014Eni makes another discovery of oil and natural gas offshore Congo.

Gulf of Mexico Lease Sales 231, 225 to Offer 40 Million Acres Share your comments
Thursday, February 13, 2014Bureau of Ocean Energy Management is set to hold two consecutive lease sales in March.

BP Ups its Capital Investment in Alaska Share your comments
Wednesday, February 12, 2014BP says it will spend about $1.2 billion in Alaska for activities designed to increase production.

Private Sector Employment Outpaces Overall Gains in US Job Creation Share your comments
Friday, February 07, 2014Employment in the private sector continues to outpace overall gains, with 113,000 jobs added in January 2014, but the number of new positions fell short of economic projections.

A New Era for ADNOC Share your comments
Monday, February 03, 2014ADNOC ends its 75-year partnership with international companies while fulfilling its goal of increasing its production capacity to meet the rising global demand.

Flow of Natural Gas Stopped in A-7 Well, Vermilion Block 356 in GOM Share your comments
Saturday, February 01, 2014Natural gas is no longer flowing in the A-7 well in the Gulf of Mexico, Vermillion Block 356, according to BSEE.

Study: Employees Are the Key to Industry Growth Share your comments
Friday, January 31, 2014As the demand for energy expands geographically, key personnel become the industry's ticket to growth.

Personnel Evacuates from Rig, Platform after Well Control Loss in GOM Share your comments
Thursday, January 30, 2014The Bureau of Safety and Environment responds to a loss of well control in the Gulf of Mexico, Vermillion Block 356.

Women Who Shine: Q&A with Cindy Bigner Share your comments
Monday, January 27, 2014Halliburton's Sr. Director of Corporate Affairs & Diversity Initiatives Cindy Bigner discuss trends, ideas and the energy industry.

Women Who Shine: Q&A with Margareth Ovrum Share your comments
Friday, January 24, 2014Statoil's Executive Vice President Technology, Projects and Drilling Margareth Ovrum discusses trends, technology and the new frontier in the oil and gas industry.

Study: Natural Gas Globalization in Process Share your comments
Monday, January 20, 2014The rising importance of natural gas will play a key role in 2014 with the industry witnessing substantial investments in global gas infrastructure, according to DNV GL.

OTC Enters Asian Market with Inaugural Malaysian Conference in 2014 Share your comments
Friday, January 10, 2014The inaugural OTC Asia conference will offer papers and panels with diverse viewpoints on technical and economic issues, and challenges in the APAC region.

Women Who Shine: Q&A with Julie Dill Share your comments
Wednesday, January 08, 2014Spectra Energy's Chief Communications Officer Julie Dill discusses trends, ideas and the energy industry.

CAMAC Secures Long-Term FPSO for Oyo Field Share your comments
Wednesday, January 08, 2014CAMAC signs an LOI for the Armada Perdana FPSO for Oyo field offshore Nigeria.

Greater Houston Area to Add 69,800 Jobs in 2014 Share your comments
Tuesday, January 07, 2014The Houston metro area is expected to add 69,800 jobs this year with energy and manufacturing growing but at slower paces.

API's Gerard Unveils its 2014 Energy Vision for the Industry to Grow Share your comments
Tuesday, January 07, 2014API's Gerard outlines the organization's wish list in his annual address.