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Texas Posts 15,000+ Industry Jobs During Jan-Feb
Thursday, March 21, 2019 From January through February, there were 90,718 total job postings for the Texas oil and natural gas industry, of which 15,375 were unique.
Oil and Gas Employs Near 350,000 Texans in 2018
Wednesday, March 20, 2019 The oil and natural gas industry employed over 348,000 Texans in 2018, TXOGA reveals.
$264B Needed to Realize UK's Oil and Gas Vision
Wednesday, March 20, 2019 $264 billion will need to be spent by exploration and production companies in existing operations and new opportunities to realize the UK oil and gas industry's Vision 2035.
BP Hopes Young Recruits Can Make Oil Cool Again
Tuesday, March 19, 2019 Some Big Oil companies are turning to younger hires for insight on competing with tech for talent.
Equinor Makes Close to 1,000 New Hires in 2018
Friday, March 15, 2019 Equinor made 905 new hires in 2018, according to the company's latest annual report.
Oil, Gas Looks to Create Value in Digital Transformation
Friday, March 15, 2019 Now seems to be the perfect time for the oil and gas industry to leverage digital capabilities to achieve success in the digital transformation.
Venezuela Ordered to Pay ConocoPhillips $8.7B
Wednesday, March 13, 2019 An international arbitration tribunal has unanimously ordered the government of Venezuela to pay ConocoPhillips $8.7 billion.
Strikes Begin at Shetland Gas Plant
Wednesday, March 13, 2019 Unite union members at Shetland Gas Plant have commenced industrial action.
Job-Threatening Colorado Bill Reaches Senate Floor
Tuesday, March 12, 2019 Senate Bill 19-81 has been scheduled for second reading at the Colorado Senate.
Chevron CEO Talks Permian, Diversity at CERAWeek
Tuesday, March 12, 2019 Chevron's Mike Wirth speaks about the surge in Permian production and why the company hasn't forgotten about its other resources.
First Day of UK Strike Begins
Monday, March 11, 2019 UK union Unite's offshore membership on the Total Elgin-Franklin platforms and the Total North Alwyn and Dunbar platforms has gone ahead with a 24-hour strike.
Job-Threatening Colorado Bill Advances Again
Friday, March 08, 2019 Senate Bill 19-181 has passed through the Colorado Senate Finance Committee after advancing through the State Senate Transportation and Energy Committee earlier this week.
Mining Support Jobs Decline by Thousands in Feb.
Friday, March 08, 2019 U.S. mining employment showed slight dips in February, according to data from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.
Colorado Passes Bill Threatening 100,000+ Jobs
Thursday, March 07, 2019 The Colorado State Senate Transportation and Energy Committee passes a bill which the American Petroleum Institute says 'threatens hundreds of thousands of jobs'.
Former Energy Minister Appointed OGA Chairman
Thursday, March 07, 2019 The UK Business and Energy Secretary, Greg Clark, appoints Tim Eggar as the new chair of the Oil and Gas Authority.
PDVSA's Caribbean Footprint Is Waning
Wednesday, March 06, 2019 Despite sitting on top of the world's largest crude reserves, the reach of Venezuela's state-owned oil company is receding.
Canada's STEP Energy Cuts Administrative Staff
Wednesday, March 06, 2019 Canada oilfield services firm cuts 13 percent of its administrative staff as oilfield activity in Canada slows.
Digital Platforms Offer Oil, Gas Workforce Solutions
Tuesday, March 05, 2019 Lloyd's Register executive shares why automation and digitalization are key for oil and gas companies to combat an aging workforce and aging assets.
Permian Jobs Roundup
Tuesday, March 05, 2019 The top cities, sectors and positions for oil and gas jobs in the Permian.
Encana and Alta Mesa Cut Jobs in Houston
Monday, March 04, 2019 The two companies announced staff cuts in the Houston area.
Offshore UK Strike Dates Revealed
Wednesday, February 27, 2019 UK union Unite reveals the complete strike schedule for its offshore membership on the Elgin-Franklin, North Alwyn, Dunbar and Shetland Gas Plant assets.
RockRose to Buy Marathon Oil's UK Business
Tuesday, February 26, 2019 RockRose signs an agreement to acquire 100 percent of Marathon Oil U.K. and Marathon Oil West of Shetland Limited from subsidiaries of Marathon Oil Corporation.
Offshore UK Workers Vote for Strike Action
Monday, February 25, 2019 UK union Unite's offshore membership votes 'overwhelmingly' for industrial action on the Elgin-Franklin, North Alwyn, Dunbar and Shetland Gas Plant assets.
New CEO for Pioneer
Friday, February 22, 2019 Timothy L. Dove will retire as CEO and a board director, effective immediately.
Wintershall, DEA Plan to Axe 1,000 Jobs
Thursday, February 21, 2019 After Wintershall and DEA complete their merger this year, the newly formed company will be cutting 1,000 jobs.
How Industry 4.0 is Reshaping Oil and Gas Recruitment
Tuesday, February 19, 2019 Slowly but surely, the proliferation of IIoT, robotics, augmented and virtual reality are leading to a step change in hiring strategies.
OPITO Appoints Ex-Transocean Manager
Tuesday, February 19, 2019 Global energy industry skills body OPITO has appointed ex-Transocean manager Stuart Clow as a director.
Kosmos Founding Partner to Retire
Monday, February 18, 2019 Kosmos Energy's chief exploration officer and founding partner, Brian F. Maxted, has decided to retire from the company.
Tullow Looks at No Deal Brexit Implications
Thursday, February 14, 2019 Tullow, which employs a number of EU nationals in the UK, says its board is concerned about the uncertainty that a No Deal Brexit would cause these 'much-valued members of staff'.
Energy Companies at Increasing Risk of 'Over-Investing'
Thursday, February 14, 2019 Companies continue to link executive pay to the discovery of energy resources the world can't safely burn, according to a new report.
Ampelmann Opens New Office in Russia
Wednesday, February 13, 2019 Dutch offshore service provider Ampelmann has opened a new office in Sakhalin, Russia.
Energy Consultancy Sees Strong Start to 2019
Tuesday, February 12, 2019 Energy consultancy Add Energy says it is on track to achieve its growth ambitions after 'a strong start to the year'.
US Oil and Gas Employment Up 5.4% in 2018
Monday, February 11, 2019 Texas accounted for four out of 10 US oil and gas jobs last year.
BP Senior Engineer Talks Value of STEM Advocacy for Women
Friday, February 08, 2019 BP's Tamara Holmgren got introduced to oil and gas by chance and has since made it her mission to encourage more women to enter an industry she loves.
Schlumberger Board Names COO
Friday, February 08, 2019 Olivier Le Peuch takes the COO role immediately.
Oil and Gas Employment Starts 2019 Positively
Thursday, February 07, 2019 After the industry stabilized, there was a reprieve from layoffs and instead, hiring began to pick back up.
Chevron Shuffles Senior Leadership
Tuesday, February 05, 2019 Chevron Corporation announces a number of senior leadership appointments.
$10B-plus Texas LNG Project Gets Go-ahead
Tuesday, February 05, 2019 The Southeast Texas project will create more than 9,000 jobs.
Exxon Streamlines Upstream to Support Growth
Friday, February 01, 2019 ExxonMobil will 'streamline' its upstream organization and 'centralize project delivery across the company' to support plans to double operating cash flow and earnings by 2025.
Claxton Opens New Office in Norway
Friday, February 01, 2019 Offshore services company Claxton revealed Friday that it has opened a new office in Stavanger, Norway.
SandRidge Energy Names New CEO
Tuesday, January 29, 2019 The Oklahoma City-based shale producer names Paul McKinney as new president and CEO.
Petrofac Establishing Global Workforce Forum
Friday, January 25, 2019 Petrofac is establishing a global workforce forum.
2018 Year-End Oil Price Declines Won't Stop Texas Oil Industry Growth
Wednesday, January 23, 2019 Texas oil economist Karr Ingham said the end-of-year price drop doesn't mean the end of growth and expansion in Texas upstream oil and gas.
Shell Appoints New Upstream Director
Thursday, January 17, 2019 Shell appoints Wael Sawan as its new upstream director.
Oil May Bring 400,000 Jobs and $258B in Investments to Brazil
Thursday, January 17, 2019 The secretary general of the Brazilian Institute of Petroleum, Gas and Biofuels said that in the next few years, the oil industry will bring more jobs and investments to Rio de Janeiro.
Atlas Professionals Buys Brander
Wednesday, January 16, 2019 Energy recruitment specialist Atlas Professionals acquires technical recruitment company Brander.
Survey: Oil and Gas Hiring in Houston Flat in 2019
Wednesday, January 16, 2019 A survey of Houston energy executives, HR staff and hiring managers expect little to no change this year in regards to hiring and company growth.
Halliburton Names New Western Hemisphere President
Tuesday, January 15, 2019 The oil services giant has promoted Mark Richard as president for the Western Hemisphere.
WildHorse to Lay Off Staff After Chesapeake Acquisition
Monday, January 14, 2019 WildHorse Resources Management Company will permanently close its Houston office, resulting in almost 100 layoffs.
US 10th Dist. Energy Firms Less Optimistic about Future Drilling
Friday, January 11, 2019 The Kansas City Fed's fourth quarter energy survey reveals a negative drilling and business activity index - the first in almost three years.