23rd World Petroleum Congress call for papers attracts 2,000 submissions
The World Petroleum Council announced today that 2,000 abstracts were received for the 23rd World Petroleum Congress (WPC) Call for Papers – the highest number of submissions ever achieved in the history of the Congress.
Wärtsilä and PSA Marine collaborate to achieve clean energy shipping
Specific collaboration areas envisioned include the use of electric or hybrid technologies that further the use of low-emissions energy and propulsion systems, and the incorporation of next-generation smart vessel technologies.
Weatherford names Christian Garcia its new CFO
Garcia has more than 30 years of financial experience and has held leadership roles in the oilfield services, automotive electronics, software and consulting, and business equipment industries.
Equinor divides inspection tasks among four companies for Norwegian operations
“The agreements form the basis for a strong long-term collaboration, allowing us to use new technologies, achieve continuous improvement and increase safety and value creation for all parties,” says Peggy Krantz-Underland, Equinor’s chief procurement officer.
New pre-salt production begins on P-68 FPSO for Shell, Total in Brazil
Deepwater production has come online from the Brazilian pre-salt Santos basin. Shell Brasil and its consortium partners announced the start of oil and natural gas production at the P-68 FPSO, located in BM-S-11-A Concession in Berbigão, Sururu and West Atapu.
Saipem, Subsea 7 considering an oilfield services merger
Saipem is considering a combination with rival Subsea 7 to create a larger European oil services provider, people with knowledge of the matter said.