Press Esc to close



Choose a topic:

Jul 2014

  • 8over8 releases update of contractual risk management solution

    LONDON -- International software firm 8over8 Ltd. has launched ProCon 2014, the latest release of its flagship contractual risk management solution. ProCon 2014 enables owner-operators of large capital projects to establish a commercial firewall against value leakage from mismanagement of unforeseen change orders, missed contractual obligations and poor interface management of the portfolio of capital project contracts.

    Industry Overview, Offshore, Onshore, Europe Read More

Jun 2014

  • Al-Qaeda offshoot threatens Iraq's oil infrastructure after taking Mosul

    MOSUL, Iraq (Bloomberg) -- Fighters from a breakaway al-Qaeda group are in position to seize Iraqi energy infrastructure after taking control of Mosul in a strike that highlights Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki’s weakening grip on the country. A day after guerrillas drove police and soldiers from the nation’s second-biggest city, there were conflicting reports on the situation in Baiji, north of Baghdad and home to Iraq’s biggest refinery.

    Production, Industry Overview, Onshore, Middle East Read More

Apr 2014

  • Air Energi opens new office to support shale boom

    DENVER, Colorado -- Air Energi Group has opened a new office in Denver, Colorado, to complement its current U.S. presence and boost its activities in North America's booming shale oil and gas sector.

    Industry Overview, Onshore, Shale, North America Read More

Apr 2014

  • Africa’s biggest investor’s energy plan includes shale

    JOHANNESBURG, South Africa (Bloomberg) -- The Public Investment Corp. plans to lead investment in energy projects in Africa by buying into South African shale gas projects and helping to fund what could be the world’s biggest power generation complex in Democratic Republic of Congo.

    Industry Overview, Onshore, Shale, Africa Read More

Jan 2014

  • Abu Dhabi to run onshore oilfields as foreign concessions expire

    Abu Dhabi to run onshore oilfields as foreign concessions expire BY ANTHONY DIPAOLA ABU DHABI (Bloomberg) Abu Dhabi’s 75 year oil extraction agreement is expiring, leaving the largest United States and European producers without direct stakes in the emirate’s onshore

    Industry Overview, Onshore, Middle East Read More

Nov 2013

  • Aker Solutions develops casing stabilizer arm for tubular handling

    Aker Solutions develops casing stabilizer arm for tubular handling HOUSTON – Aker Solutions has developed the Casing Stabilizer Arm (CSA) which eliminates the need for a person to be elevated on a derrick for tubular makeup. The CSA is designed

    Drilling and Completions, Offshore, Onshore, North America Read More

Nov 2013

  • 1st NRG Corp. enters Utica shale

    DENVER, Colorado -- 1st NRG has signed an agreement with a private-energy company to participate in the development of prospective acreage in southeast Ohio particularly seeking Utica Shale potential.

    Onshore, Shale, North America Read More

Oct 2013

Aug 2013

Jul 2013

Previous Next


Check out our magazine archive section. We have articles dating back to the February 1963 issue.



Engineering Data Tables

World Oil's specialized upstream Engineering Data Tables featuring the Drill Bit Classifier, Tubing Tables and more. Get Total Access today.


Upcoming Events