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Gentle to Join Ovintiv Board
Friday, November 20, 2020Ovintiv reported Thursday that Meg A. Gentle will become an independent member of its board of directors.

Covid Downturn Slashes Oz Oil Workforce
Thursday, November 19, 2020The Covid-19 pandemic has caused a loss of over 28,000 oil and gas jobs in Australia this year.

Equinor Makes Changes at the Top
Monday, November 16, 2020Equinor (OSE: EQNR, NYSE: EQNR) announced changes in its corporate structure and Corporate Executive Committee (CEC) on Monday.

Violently Positive Oil Prices and More
Saturday, November 14, 2020Here are some of Rigzone's top upstream stories during the last week, just in case you missed them...

Shell to Cut Hundreds of Singapore Refinery Jobs
Tuesday, November 10, 2020Royal Dutch Shell Plc will slash oil-processing capacity at its largest refinery, resulting in hundreds of job losses over the next three years.

Novak to Become Deputy Premier
Monday, November 09, 2020Russian Energy Minister Alexander Novak is set to be promoted to deputy prime minister amid a government reshuffle.

Schlumberger Sells Rod Lift Business and More
Saturday, November 07, 2020Here are some of Rigzone's top upstream stories during the last week, just in case you missed them...

Petrobras Creates New Climate Change Team
Friday, November 06, 2020Petrobras (NYSE: PBR) has created a new executive management team.

Texas Oil Groups React to TXRRC Vote
Thursday, November 05, 2020The Texas Oil and Gas Association and the Texas Independent Producers & Royalty Owners Association have both released comments following Jim Wright's election to the Texas Railroad Commission.

ExxonMobil Announces US Job Cuts
Friday, October 30, 2020ExxonMobil (NYSE: XOM) has announced that it plans to reduce staffing levels in the United States.

Lockdown Impact on Offshore UK Oil Workers
Wednesday, October 28, 2020The number of workers on oil and gas installations offshore UK decreased by around 4,000 as the UK went into lockdown in March this year.

Ex-Shell Manager Appointed Karoon CEO
Tuesday, October 27, 2020Karoon Energy Ltd has announced that Julian Fowles has been appointed as the company's new chief executive officer and managing director.

Equinor CFO Resigns
Friday, October 23, 2020Equinor (OSE: EQNR, NYSE: EQNR) revealed Friday that its executive vice president and chief financial officer, Lars Christian Bacher, has resigned.

How Will Offshore GOM Oil Employment Shake Out?
Thursday, October 22, 2020Gulf of Mexico offshore oil and natural gas industry employment could shake out in several different ways, according to a new report by Energy & Industrial Advisory Partners.

Ex-SNC-Lavalin CEO Joins McDermott
Thursday, October 22, 2020McDermott International Ltd has revealed that Neil Bruce has joined its board of directors.

Exxon CEO Plans Layoffs
Thursday, October 22, 2020Exxon Mobil Corp. plans to lay off an unspecified number of employees as low oil prices force the company to delay major projects, Chief Executive Officer Darren Woods said in an email to staff.

MPA Appoints New Chairman and Vice Chairman
Wednesday, October 21, 2020The Montrose Port Authority has appointed two new board members, a new chairman and a new vice-chairman.

Texas Dealmaker Pursues Another Path
Sunday, October 18, 2020Here's a look back at some of the most viewed Rigzone articles tied to the downstream from the past week.

COP In Talks to Buy Rival and More
Saturday, October 17, 2020Here are some of Rigzone's top upstream stories during the last week, just in case you missed them...

Borr Appoints Ex-Weatherford CFO
Thursday, October 15, 2020Borr Drilling Limited (NYSE: BORR, OSE: BDRILL) has announced the appointment of Christoph Bausch as its new chief financial officer.

Westwood Hires Head of Energy Transition
Wednesday, October 14, 2020Westwood Global Energy Group has appointed David Linden to the newly created role of Head of Energy Transition.

Petrofac Chief Exec Steps Down
Monday, October 12, 2020Petrofac Limited has announced that Ayman Asfari has decided to retire as the company's group chief executive at the end of the year to focus on his family, health and charitable interests.

Siemens Alum Joins Phillips 66 Board
Monday, October 12, 2020The board of Phillips 66 has named Lisa A. Davis an independent director of the company.

Pipeline Billionaire Steps Down
Friday, October 09, 2020Kelcy Warren, the Dallas billionaire, is stepping down as chief executive officer of Energy Transfer LP.

XOM Plans European Job Cuts
Wednesday, October 07, 2020ExxonMobil (NYSE: XOM) has revealed that it is planning to reduce staffing levels across several of its European affiliates as part of an extensive global review.

Petrostate Crown Prince Nominee Is 83 Years Old
Wednesday, October 07, 2020Selecting the octogenarian half-brother of the current emir sends the strongest signal yet about the new ruler's top priorities.

Technip Energies Gets New CEO-Elect
Tuesday, October 06, 2020TechnipFMC (NYSE: FTI, PARIS: FTI) has announced that Arnaud Pieton has been named as the new president and chief executive officer-elect of Technip Energies, effective immediately.

Deloitte Gives Bleak US Oil Job Prediction
Monday, October 05, 2020Almost three-quarters of the pandemic-driven jobs losses in the U.S. petroleum and chemical sectors may not come back before the end of next year, according to Deloitte LLP.

MPC Approves Job Cuts
Thursday, October 01, 2020Marathon Petroleum Corporation (NYSE: MPC) has approved an involuntary workforce reduction plan.

Seadrill Appoints New CEO
Thursday, October 01, 2020The board of Seadrill Limited (OSE: SDRL, OTCQX: SDRLF) announced Thursday the appointment of Stuart Jackson as the company's new chief executive officer.

Shell Expects to Cut up to 9,000 Jobs
Wednesday, September 30, 2020Royal Dutch Shell plc (NYSE: RDS.A) expects to make between 7,000 and 9,000 job cuts by the end of 2022.

TIPRO Appoints New Chairman
Tuesday, September 29, 2020The Texas Independent Producers & Royalty Owners Association has revealed that Brent Hopkins has become the organization's new chairman of the board of directors.

Bieber Highlights Oil Pain and More
Saturday, September 26, 2020Here are some of Rigzone's top upstream stories during the last week, just in case you missed them...

No Layoffs as Total Goes Zero Crude at Refinery
Friday, September 25, 2020Total (EPA: FP) has revealed that it will carry out its industrial redeployment at the Grandpuits refinery in France with no layoffs.

OGA Appoints Ex-Chevron and BP Rep
Thursday, September 24, 2020The UK Oil and Gas Authority has announced that it has appointed Andy Brooks as its new Central North Sea area manager.

Sapura Energy Founder to Retire
Thursday, September 24, 2020Sapura Energy Berhad has announced that its president and group chief executive officer is planning to retire after leading the group for a quarter of a century.

Justin Bieber Highlights Oil Pain
Wednesday, September 23, 2020Justin Bieber, one of the world's best-selling music artists, has highlighted the pain of oil industry layoffs in his latest music video.

Venture Global LNG Makes Leadership Changes
Tuesday, September 22, 2020Venture Global LNG, Inc has announced an upcoming change in the corporate governance of the company.

Ex-Senior McDermott Rep Gets Ocean Installer Role
Monday, September 21, 2020Ocean Installer has announced the appointment of Robert Gillespie as the new managing director of Ocean Installer (UK) Ltd.

Poirier to Succeed Girling at TC Energy
Monday, September 21, 2020Keystone XL became the central drama of Girling's time at the helm of TC Energy, formerly known as TransCanada Corp.

Hundreds Join OGUK Young Pros Webinar
Friday, September 18, 2020Industry body Oil & Gas UK revealed that more than 200 people joined its industry insights webinar for young professionals on Thursday.

Ex-GE Oil & Gas President Joins Venture Global LNG
Wednesday, September 16, 2020Venture Global LNG has announced that Brian Cothran has joined the business as the company's new chief operating officer.

Weatherford Gets New President and CEO
Monday, September 14, 2020The board of directors of Weatherford International plc (OTC Pink: WFTLF) has announced that it will appoint Girish K. Saligram as the company's new president and CEO.

Ex-Oxy Rep Takes Tullow Director Role
Sunday, September 13, 2020Tullow Oil plc (LON: TLW) has announced the appointment of Mitch Ingram as an independent non-executive director of Tullow with immediate effect.

Oil Sentiment Sours and More
Saturday, September 12, 2020Here are some of Rigzone's top upstream stories during the last week, just in case you missed them...

ConocoPhillips Adds Goldman Sachs Alum to Board
Thursday, September 10, 2020ConocoPhillips reported Tuesday that Eric Mullins has been appointed to the company's board of directors.

INGAA Names New President and CEO
Wednesday, September 09, 2020Amy Andryszak will take the helm at INGAA.

Aramco-Valaris JV Appoints New CEO
Tuesday, September 08, 2020ARO Drilling has appointed Derek Kent as the company's new chief executive officer.

Chevron Welcomes Familiar Face to Board
Tuesday, September 08, 2020The former GOP presidential candidate and US ambassador will rejoin Chevron's board next week.

OPITO Supports Cross Sector Skills Transfer
Monday, September 07, 2020Global energy industry skills body OPITO launches a new standard to support the transition of marine personnel into the oil and gas industry.