$27.3bn was registered in mergers and acquisitions (M&A) in Q4 2018, representing a significant decrease of 41% from the $46.2bn in M&A deals announced in Q3 2018.
Accenture says digitalisation should be strategic, and finding the right mix of technologies could help oil and gas companies unlock an additional $6bn in market capitalisation
Digitalisation is not a far-fetched fantasy-it is, or it should be, a daily reality for the oil and gas industry
Simon Redmond, senior director, commodities at S&P Global Ratings, believes capex cuts by oil majors since the downturn has had minimum impact on production.
Inspection Engineer Ashfaq Anwer discusses corrosion damage on static equipment, and says some might be repairing equipment unnecessarily
Randall Walker, Malek Takieddine and Slava Kiryushin, of international law firm CMS, put force majeure in perspective following protests in Basra
SGS’s Mike Gunningham, principal production technologist, and Joop de Kok, senior reservoir engineer, say the future is bright for EOR
From mushroom biopolymers to aloe vera solutions and rock-heating radio frequencies, these are some innovative techniques for enhanced oil recovery.
Sam Cross, Senior Vice President, North America at Airswift, says efforts to eliminate co-employment risks are misguided. Instead, oil & gas operators should manage risk by finding the right partner.
Julien Truflandier, global product manager for Oil & Gas Downstream and Chemicals at Nexans, says collaboration with innovative suppliers strikes the right balance between cost, performance and sustainability
Making these changes could help counter cybersecurity-related business continuity threats in the oil and gas industry.
James Moir, group sales director at PJ Valves, on how hitting first oil is about making the right decisions at the right time