http://www.worldoil.com WorldOil Weatherford Labs, Enthought to analyze crater core tied to dinosaur extinction event http://www.worldoil.com/news/2016/6/21/weatherford-labs-enthought-to-analyze-crater-core-tied-to-dinosaur-extinction-event Weatherford Labs and Enthought announced that they are participating in the study of a 2,725-ft (830-m) core recovered from the central area of the Chicxulub Crater. Wärtsilä Ship Design to supply design for offshore vessel conversion http://www.worldoil.com/news/2015/11/26/waertsilae-ship-design-to-supply-design-for-offshore-vessel-conversion Dutch ship owner C-Bed has contracted Wärtsilä Ship Design to supply the design for rebuilding its Seismic Survey Vessel, the 'Viking II', for use as a hotel vessel. ExxonMobil Foundation gives nearly $2 million to Texas AandM University http://www.worldoil.com/news/2015/11/18/exxonmobil-foundation-gives-nearly-2-million-to-texas-am-university The ExxonMobil Foundation presented a $1.9 million check to the Texas AandM Foundation on Nov. 13 at an event on campus at the Jon L. Hagler Center. Oil theft soars as downturn casts U.S. roughnecks out of work http://www.worldoil.com/news/2015/11/16/oil-theft-soars-as-downturn-casts-us-roughnecks-out-of-work The moon was a waning crescent sliver Sept. 9 when a man emerged from an oil tanker, sidled up to a well outside Cotulla, Texas, and siphoned off almost 200 bbl. Low oil prices taking toll on exports from Western Canada: EDC http://www.worldoil.com/news/2015/11/05/low-oil-prices-taking-toll-on-exports-from-western-canada-edc Alberta and Saskatchewan will have lower exports this year due to depressed oil prices but will rebound in 2016 through a partial price recovery and volume gains, according to a new global export forecast released by Export Development Canada. Halliburton golf tournament sets new charity fundraising record http://www.worldoil.com/news/2015/10/14/halliburton-golf-tournament-sets-new-charity-fundraising-record HOUSTON -- The 22nd annual Halliburton Charity Golf Tournament raised a record of more than $3 million for 43 nonprofit organizations across the U.S., making it one of the largest non-PGA golf tournament fundraisers in Texas. Blowtorch beach, Turkey: Where old offshore rigs go to die http://www.worldoil.com/news/2015/10/08/blowtorch-beach-turkey-where-old-offshore-rigs-go-to-die When offshore oil rigs reach the end of their useful lives, many head for their final resting place at blowtorch beach. OPEC serves as unlikely ally for the greater sage grouse http://www.worldoil.com/news/2015/9/22/opec-serves-as-unlikely-ally-for-the-greater-sage-grouse The greater sage grouse may have found an unlikely ally: OPEC. Petrotechnics launches new competency and training centre http://www.worldoil.com/news/2015/8/05/petrotechnics-launches-new-competency-and-training-centre Petrotechnics celebrates the opening of its state-of-the-art competency and training centre. Located at the company’s Aberdeen headquarters, the new facility will address changing demands for operations excellence training in hazardous industries, including oil and gas, chemical and rail. Subsea tech helps solve riddle of lost World War II ship http://www.worldoil.com/news/2015/7/23/subsea-tech-helps-solve-riddle-of-lost-world-war-ii-ship An Aberdeen-headquartered firm has donated specialist subsea equipment to help solve one of the most tragic mysteries of the Second World War.