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Service Companies May Struggle in New Era of Megaprojects
Friday, August 24, 2018 A WoodMac analyst explains why the sanctioning of some large LNG projects may mean trouble for service companies.

BLOG: The Job of Keeping Offshore Workers Well-Fed Never Ends
Thursday, August 16, 2018 Find out what goes into keeping an offshore facility's galley operating 24/7.

BLOG: The Good Deeds of Oil, Gas
Thursday, August 09, 2018 Rigzone celebrates some recent good deeds of oil, gas companies.

BLOG: Reflections from My Visit to the Permian
Thursday, August 02, 2018 Activity in the nation's hottest shale play is high, but how does that affect the residents of West Texas?

BLOG: Diversity, Teamwork and Sharks - My First Job in Oil
Friday, July 27, 2018 Senyo Fialor, a Petroleum, Energy Economics and Finance MSc student at the University of Aberdeen, talks about his first oil job.

BLOG: Can Europa Get a Farm-In Partner at FEL 3/13?
Thursday, July 26, 2018 Europa Oil & Gas recently launched a farm out process for its FEL 3/13 license - but how likely is it that the company will get a partner?

BLOG: Industry Debates I'm Tired of Already
Thursday, July 19, 2018 Differing opinions have been the cause for many industry debates.

BLOG: Oil and Gas Industry Survival Tips
Thursday, July 12, 2018 Here are some recommendations for surviving the industry's highs and lows.

BLOG: Tesla Owner's Smugness Fail?
Thursday, July 05, 2018 A U.K. study finds fault with high-profile EV maker's emissions reporting.

BLOG: Cautious Optimism Prevails in Scottish Oil, Gas Sector
Friday, June 29, 2018 Rigzone readers give their view on Scotland's oil and gas industry.

BLOG: Examining the Issue of Bias in the Energy Industry
Thursday, June 21, 2018 Surveys reveal that Americans struggle with identifying facts from opinions in their news, and media bias is exacerbating the issue.

BLOG: There's No 'Silver Bullet' With Produced Water
Thursday, June 14, 2018 Mobile tech supplements - but does not replace - water management processes used in waterflood enhanced oil recovery.

BLOG: Poll Results Show 'Nothing' Will Be Decided at Next OPEC Meeting
Thursday, June 07, 2018 A new Rigzone poll indicates 'nothing' will be decided at the next OPEC meeting.

BLOG: Millennials, Gen Z Underprepared for Industry 4.0
Thursday, May 31, 2018 A new report from Deloitte reveals younger generations' perceptions of businesses as well as their uncertainty about whether they're prepared for the new industrial revolution.

BLOG: Connectivity Threatens to Hinder IoT in Energy Sector
Thursday, May 24, 2018 While the energy industry pushes forward with newer technologies, there do lie some challenges.

BLOG: Poor Mental Health in Oil, Gas Industry 'At All-Time High'
Tuesday, May 15, 2018 Poor mental health in the oil and gas industry is at an all-time high, says The Sober Advantage's David Steward.

BLOG: Breaking New Ground In the Middle East
Friday, May 11, 2018 The emphasis is shifting in downstream projects in the Middle East.

BLOG: Four Things You Need to Know About Living Offshore
Monday, May 07, 2018 Here are a few pieces of advice for newcomers to life offshore.

BLOG: The Permian Can Help Satisfy China's LNG Appetite
Friday, May 04, 2018 Artist's rendering of NextDecade's Rio Grande LNG export facility near Brownsville, TX. SOURCE: NextDecade Corp.

BLOG: 'Realistic Threat' NDA Will Carry Out More Major Attacks
Thursday, April 26, 2018 There is a 'realistic threat' that the Niger Delta Avengers will carry out more major attacks on infrastructure, says Verisk Maplecroft's Ben Payton.

BLOG: Upstream Companies, Is Your Portfolio in Shambles?
Thursday, April 19, 2018 A report by Deloitte identifies how E&Ps can build a portfolio to fit the future of their business.

BLOG: Will We See More Andeavors and Equinors?
Thursday, April 12, 2018 A company re-branding is much more than a new name and logo.

BLOG: Employment-Related Happiness Increasing Among Oil, Gas Workers
Thursday, March 15, 2018 Oil and gas workers are now happy with their current oil and gas jobs, according to a new Rigzone poll.

BLOG: 4 Reasons why 2018 is (Finally) a Good Year for Oil
Thursday, March 08, 2018 Guest blogger shares 4 reasons that 2018 will really be a positive year for our industry.

BLOG: How Heart Monitors Can Help India Level Its E&P Playing Field
Thursday, February 22, 2018 Recent report charts path for upstream investment, technology in India.

How to Move up the Ladder in Oil, Gas
Thursday, February 15, 2018 Rigzone readers outline the best way to move up the ladder in the oil and gas world.

BLOG: What Not to Do as a Job Applicant
Thursday, February 08, 2018 Recruiters share some of the wildest things they've heard and experienced from job candidates.

BLOG: Don't 'Fly or Freeze' in Project PR Battles
Friday, February 02, 2018 How can oil and gas project backers win the battle for public acceptance?

BLOG: Are Rigzone Readers For or Against the Rise in Renewables?
Thursday, January 25, 2018 Are Rigzone readers for or against oil and gas companies strengthening investment in renewable energy?

BLOG: Houston Metro Still Most Profitable for STEM Grads
Thursday, January 18, 2018 According to analysis by WalletHub, STEM professionals can make the most bank in Houston's metropolitan area.

BLOG: Gasoline in the US Still a Good Deal
Thursday, January 11, 2018 Average gasoline price in US is still low compared to other OECD countries.

BLOG: How Confident Are North Sea Workers About Their Employment?
Thursday, January 04, 2018 Rigzone outlines employment confidence levels among North Sea oil and gas workers.

BLOG: Survey Says North Sea Oil Market Will Improve in 2018
Thursday, December 28, 2017 People believe the North Sea oil sector will look better next year.