Asian stocks shaky before Powell’s speech as growth woes weigh

Asian shares struggled to make any headway on Friday as weak U.S. manufacturing activity and uncertainty over how much further the Federal Reserve would cut rates added to the general air of caution in markets buffeted by global growth fears. With political tumult in Hong Kong, Italy and Britain adding to the tense backdrop, investors …

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Shift Controller Production and Refining Operations (#329036494)

Posted: 22 August 2019 at 18:45   Expires: 19 September 2019 at 18:45 Posted In: Terminal/Refinery/Distribution > Refinery Operations Location: Qatar We are seeking to recruit a SHIFT CONTROLLER for PRODUCTION & REFINING OPERATIONS to work on a long term residential contract on married or single status in Qatar. The selected candidate will be part …

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Shift Controller Production and Refining Operations (#889036369)

Posted: 22 August 2019 at 18:43   Expires: 19 September 2019 at 18:43 Posted In: Operations (other) > Shift Supervisor Location: Qatar We are seeking to recruit a SHIFT CONTROLLER for PRODUCTION & REFINING OPERATIONS to work on a long term residential contract on married or single status in Qatar. The selected candidate will be …

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Senior Chemist Quality Control (#439035795)

Posted: 22 August 2019 at 18:11   Expires: 19 September 2019 at 18:11 Posted In: Engineering > Chemical Location: Qatar We are seeking to recruit a SENIOR CHEMIST (QUALITY CONTROL) working in client’s Business Support (Refining) Department to efficiently organise and manage day-to-day activities of the Quality Control established for the purpose of ensuring accuracy …

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Drillinginfo Announces Name Change to Enverus

Austin, TX – Drillinginfo, the leading energy SaaS and data analytics company, announced today that it has changed its corporate name to Enverus. Marking both the company’s 20th anniversary and surpassing $300 million in Annual Recurring Revenue (ARR), the new name and brand better reflects the company’s identity as a leading data, analytics, and efficiency …

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Drillinginfo Announces Name Change to Enverus

Austin, TX (August 22, 2019) – Drillinginfo, the leading energy SaaS and data analytics company, announced today that it has changed its corporate name to Enverus. Marking both the company’s 20th anniversary and surpassing $300 million in Annual Recurring Revenue (ARR), the new name and brand better reflects the company’s identity as a leading data, …

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BP and Eni sign exploration agreement in Oman

BP and Eni have signed an exploration and production sharing agreement (EPSA) for Block 77 in central Oman with the Ministry of Oil and Gas of the Sultanate of Oman. Block 77 covers a total area of over 2,700 square kilometres. BP and Eni will each hold a 50% interest in the EPSA, with Eni acting as …

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Substantial oil resources to be unlocked in Norway through increased recovery projects

Increased recovery projects in Norway will unlock substantial oil resources, driven predominantly by the majority state-owned Equinor, according to GlobalData. Daniel Rogers, Upstream Oil & Gas Analyst at GlobalData, comments: “Field expansion projects in Norway remain competitive against ongoing planned greenfield developments, and are projected to unlock vast reserves at viable investment levels.” Of the …

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U.S. refinery operations-Total Port Arthur, Texas, refinery increasing production -sources

The following is a list of refinery incidents reported in the United States on Aug. 21: * Total Port Arthur, Texas, refinery increasing production -sources * Shell Martinez, Calif. Refinery Reports Planned Startup on Aug. 14 * Valero may restart Sunray, Texas refinery HCU early next week -sources * TABLE-U.S. oil refiners’ weekly capacity seen …

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Oil inches higher after U.S. crude stocks drawdown, economic worries weigh

Oil prices edged higher on Thursday after a drawdown in U.S. crude inventories, but lingering concerns over the global economy and a build-up in U.S. refined product stocks kept a lid on gains. Brent crude futures climbed for a fifth consecutive session on Thursday, rising 6 cents, or 0.1%, to $60.36 a barrel by 0242 …

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Safe Coker Egress

Does your unit have protocols in place to address cleanup, debris removal, fire, and other emergencies? Safe Coker Egress You know, I just got back from a site visit and I see the same thing again and again. I see egress and access pathways blocked up with debris, dunnage, hoses, insulation, and barrels of trash. …

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Labrador Technologies Receives Extension to hold Annual General Meeting

Calgary, Alberta – TheNewswire – August 21, 2019 – Labrador Technologies Inc. (“Labrador” or the “Corporation”) (TSXV:LTX) announces that it has made application to, and has been granted an order (the “Order”) by the Court of Queen’s Bench of Alberta to hold its Annual General Meeting (“Meeting”) beyond the time required by section 132(1) of …

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Column: India’s infrastructure requirements are an eye-opening reminder of the world’s staggering demand for all energy sources

I’ve recently succumbed to an infatuation, much like a grade-school crush. Mind you, what is appealing at my current age is markedly different than what was back then; having traversed a generation’s worth of the realities of adulthood, and with the prospect of hoping to retire someday, the subject matter of my admiration has shifted. …

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Scrap-iron ore price link weakened by trade tensions, Turkish downturn

The traditionally strong correlation between ferrous scrap and iron ore has been eroded by global trade upheavals and economic troubles in Turkey, the largest import market for steel scrap. Previously, the relationship between ferrous scrap and iron ore prices often meant price movement in one would lead to a corresponding price change in the other …

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Iranian news agency says Adrian Darya 1 tanker leased to Revolutionary Guards

Iran’s semi-official ILNA news agency said on Wednesday the tanker Adrian Darya 1, which was released after being detained in Gibraltar, is currently leased to the country’s elite Revolutionary Guards. The United States has issued a warrant to seize the tanker on the grounds that it had links to the Revolutionary Guards C (IRGC), which …

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U.S. refinery operations-Total’s Port Arthur, Texas refinery production cut in half- sources

The following is a list of refinery incidents reported in the United States on Aug. 20: * Total’s Port Arthur, Texas refinery production cut in half- sources * BP Blaine, Washington Refinery Reports Work Until Aug. 25 * United Refining Reports Power Outage at Warren, Pennsylvania Refinery =============================================================================================== REFINERY INCIDENTS: (LISTED BY REGION, WITH MOST …

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U.S. Breaks Records to Become Global Leader in Oil and Natural Gas Production

The U.S. energy revolution that’s taken place since 2000 catapulted the country to become the global leader in petroleum, including oil, and natural gas production in 2018, according to a recent report from the Energy Information Administration: “Last year’s increase in the United States was one of the largest absolute petroleum and natural gas production …

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Surprise Crude Draw Fails To Send Oil Higher

The American Petroleum Institute (API) has reported a crude oil inventory draw of 3.45 million barrels for the week ending Aug 15, compared to analyst expectations of a 1.889-million barrel draw. The inventory build this week compares to last week’s surprise build of 3.7 million barrels, according to API data. A day later, the EIA …

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