Frost & Sullivan Awards Entreprenurial Company of the Year to TrendMiner
HOUSTON and HASSELT, Belgium (October 25, 2017) – TrendMiner CEO and Founder Bert Baeck was presented the 2017 European Frost...
Secretary Zinke Announces Largest Oil & Gas Lease Sale in U.S. History
NEW ORLEANS (October 24, 2017) – U.S. Secretary of the Interior Ryan Zinke today announced that the Department is proposing the largest oil and gas lease sale ever held in the United States—76,967,...
AFGlobal Acquires Axon Pump Technology from Amkin
HOUSTON (October 23, 2017) – AFGlobal announced that it has acquired the Axon pressure pump technology and product line from Amkin Technologies, LLC, a privately-held oil field equipment and...
SIMMONS EDECO Appoints CEO
CALGARY, Alberta (October 18, 2017) – SIMMONS EDECO, a global oilfield service provider, announced the appointment of Niels Versfeld as Chief Executive Officer, effective October 1, 2017. Versfeld...
Wellsite Appoints VP of Sales & Marketing
BROUSSARD, La. (Oct. 16, 2017) – Wellsite Fishing and Rental Services, LLC, a provider of drilling and completion rental equipment, appointed Ryan Henderson as its new vice president of sales and...
AADE Lafayette Chapter Announces Board & Committee Members
LAFAYETTE, La. (October 12, 2017) – The Lafayette Chapter of the American Association of Drilling Engineers (AADE) has elected its 2017-2018 board and committee members. Members from oil and gas...
Weatherford Wins Repsol Norge AS Plug & Abandonment Contract
STAVANGER, Norway (October 12, 2017) – Weatherford International plc announced that it has been awarded a contract for plug and abandonment (P...
Oilfield Helping Hands Lends Assistance to Hurricane Harvey Victims
HOUSTON, (October 6, 2017) – Oilfield Helping Hands (OHH), a nonprofit charitable organization comprised of volunteers devoted to providing assistance to oil field workers in financial crisis, has...
Danos Acquires Construction Assets in West Texas
HOUMA, La. (October 10, 2017) – Danos has acquired the civil construction assets and transitioned several skilled craftsman from Renegade Backhoe Services (RBS), located in Levelland, Texas. With...
GEODynamics Consolidates Reactive Perforating Technology IP
FORT WORTH, Texas (October 9, 2017) – GEODynamics Inc. announced it finalized payments of all future royalties to QinetiQ Group, PLC toward the portfolio of US and International patents related to...
Reliance Industries Ltd Awards Schlumberger Contract
HOUSTON (October 5, 2017)—OneSubsea, a Schlumberger company, announced an award by Reliance Industries Ltd of an engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) contract for supply of the subsea...
ExxonMobil Announces Fifth Discovery Offshore Guyana
IRVING, Texas (October 5, 2017) – Exxon Mobil Corporation announced it made a fifth new oil discovery after drilling the Turbot-1 well offshore Guyana. Turbot is ExxonMobil’s latest discovery to...
Weatherford, Intel Collaborate on Digital Oilfield Technologies
BARCELONA (October 3, 2017) – Weatherford International plc joined Intel Corporation at the IoT Solutions World Congress in Barcelona to showcase the collaboration between the oilfield services...
Danos Secures Shell Maintenance Contract in Gulf of Mexico
GRAY, La. (September 28, 2017) – Danos has been awarded a contract by Shell Exploration and Production Company, a subsidiary of Royal Dutch Shell, to provide mechanical and automation maintenance...
SPE’s 2017 International Awards Honorees Recognized at ATCE
SAN ANTONIO, Texas (September 28, 2017) — The Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE) Annual Reception and Banquet will recognize those who have made significant technical and professional contributions...