Tuesday, November 20, 2018

Oil And Gas Service News

Albacom Expands O&G Capabilities

L-R Jim McBride, Manufacturing Supervisor of Electronics and Microwave divisions, Jim Davidson, CEO of Albacom and Ronnie McKenzie, Surface Engineering & Machining Supervisor. Photo Albacom

Albacom, a Dundee-based leading technology company, has relaunched its Surface Technology division after a £250,000 investment, which was supported by Scottish Enterprise. The Surface…

Lomax Joins TEMS International

Nicola Lomax (Photo: TEMS International)

Aberdeen-headquartered oil and gas service company TEMS International has appointed Nicola Lomax to the newly created role of QHSE manager as it continues to expand its workforce…

ClearWELL Scales Up North American Presence

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Flow assurance and scale control specialist, ClearWELL Oilfield Solutions, has strengthened its U.S. presence with the appointment of two key positions.Brian Gaudin and John Simonson join the company as Director…

Wellsite Rental Services Names Hover Sales Manage

Nicole Hover (Photo: Wellsite Rental Services)

Wellsite Rental Services, LLC, a rental equipment provider for the drilling and production sectors of the oil and gas industry, has named Nicole Hover as sales manager for its Mid-Continent Region.

Greene's Operations Center Earns API Q2 Certification

Oil services company Greene’s Energy Group, LLC has received the American Petroleum Institute (API) Specification Q2 Certification – an advanced industry certification standard…

Exceed, Weatherford Join forces

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Well management and performance improvement specialist Exceed has bolstered its decommissioning credentials through a strategic alliance with international oil and gas service company, Weatherford.

Russia Sanctions Could Slow Norwegian Arctic Exploration

Western sanctions against Russia may slow down exploration for oil and gas on both the Norwegian and Russian side of the Arctic Barents Sea, lobby group Norwegian Oil & Gas told Reuters on Wednesday.

O&G Software Specialists Posts Record Year

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Launching Datum360 in 2009 as an engineering information consultancy, founders Steve Wilson and Dave Mitchell have turned the company into a £1.8 million turnover business that…

Frontier Announces 70% Turnover Increase

L-R: Mark Clarke, chairman; Andrew Duncan, senior recruitment consultant; Kevin Morrison, senior recruitment consultant and Paul Radcliffe, managing director.

Frontier International, specialists in international oil and gas resourcing, has ended the first half of 2014 with an annualized turnover of £21.5million – a 70% increase in comparison with 2013 figures.

EV Appoints New CEO

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EV has announced the appointment of a new chief executive officer. Bringing over 28 years’ of industry experience to the role, Fraser Louden has held a number of positions within…

AGR to Drill Exploration Wells for RWE Dea in Titan Area

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Global oil and gas service provider AGR has been contracted to drill exploration wells in the North Sea’s Titan area. Under the agreement with operator RWE Dea Norge, AGR will deliver…

GEG Names VP/GM of Pressure Testing and Services

Michael Hayes (Photo: GEG)

Greene’s Energy Group, LLC (GEG), a provider of integrated testing, rentals and specialty services, has named Michael Hayes as Vice President and General Manager of Pressure Testing…

SPO Shuffles Senior Leadership Team

Offshore oil and gas service provider Swire Pacific Offshore (SPO) welcomes new Managing Director from Swire Group and outgoing Managing Director, Neil Glenn moves to U.K. to undertake his new role.

Subsea Infrastructure: Challenges & Solutions

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As offshore oil and gas reserves become ever more difficult and costly to recover, the demand for innovative technology has never been greater. Joe Orrell, managing director at RED Engineering…

Frontier International Bolsters Service Portfolio

L-R Mark Clarke, chairman and Paul Radcliffe, managing director, Frontier International

Frontier International announced a service sector contract portfolio increase from six client contracts to 13 client contracts in this sector during 2014. The company said the increase…

Sale of Maersk Oil to Total Complete

Total & Maersk Oil Photo courtesy Total

A.P. Møller - Mærsk A/S [A.P. Moller - Maersk] has received all regulatory approvals and has today completed the sale of Mærsk Olie og Gas A/S [Maersk Oil] to Total S.A. [Total], which was announced on 21 August 2017.

Schlumberger Acquires Fluid Inclusion Technologies

Schlumberger has acquired Fluid Inclusion Technologies, Inc. (FIT), a US-based oil and gas service company specializing in laboratory analysis of trapped fluids in rock material…

Asian Oil, Gas Producers Stepping up Activity after Long Lull

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Asia's oil and gas producers are starting to revive projects aimed at deflating years of ballooning energy imports after new investment dried up following the 2014 industry crisis.

HSOG, Chowgule Create India Offshore Service Hub

International oil and gas service specialist HSOG has joined forces with the Chowgule Group, a multi-industrial International conglomerate, to offer a full range of maintenance…

Cleargistix Partners with Focus Safety Services

Cleargistix LLC announced that it has agreed to a strategic partnership with Focus Safety Services, LLC of Lafayette, La. The agreement helps to broaden each company’s offerings…