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Innovative thinkers

Emily Querubin, World Oil

Rod Uchytil: Leaving an international impact

Innovative Thinkers

Emily Querubin, World Oil

Dr. Jim Kaculi says he always “had a great desire to learn.”

MPD and continuous circulation technology overcome deepwater challenges

Henry Pinkstone, Michael Chandra, AFGlobal Corporation; Rick Doll, MPD consultant; Wade Babcock, PE, Vince Tilley, Benjamin Choo, Murphy Oil

Wells drilled offshore Sabah, East Malaysia, using conventional open wellbore technology, have experienced well control events and significant NPT. Problems encountered included kicks, stuck pipe, and lost mud circulation.

AADE 2017: Senior drilling engineers urged to continue student mentorship

Every great drilling engineer, at one time, most likely had a great mentor, who provided him or her with help and support when it was needed most.

RGU launches new online learning portal for the oil and gas industry

Robert Gordon University (RGU) has today launched a new set of online short courses to help professional development and address skills needs within the oil and gas industry.

AAPG kicks off 100-year anniversary celebration at ACE 2017 in Houston

HOUSTON -- AAPG President-elect Charles Sternbach opened the society’s Annual Convention & Exhibition in Houston on Monday morning ,in the Discovery Thinking session, saying that “geology is a science” but “exploration is a business.” In 1917, the AAPG was originally conceived as a “technology transfer” society, with learnings captured in the field translated to paper media and distributed to the geological community for application in analogous situations.

DSME, DNV GL partner for efficient LNG carrier design

DSME and DNV GL presented the results of a joint development project (JDP) for the design of an innovative, efficient LNG carrier based on today’s technology, at the Gastech 2017 conference in Tokyo, Japan.

EMGC '17: Establishment of EEZs would help to expedite Eastern Med gas exports

In the last portion of EMGC Day 2, options for regional gas ownership and export were discussed. Gina Cohen, gas consultant on the Eastern Mediterranean, shared her perspective on energizing regional economic, business and political relationships.

EMGC '17: Prospects for accelerating gas trade and regional energy cooperation

In the fourth session of the day, there was a focus on accelerating efforts to ramp up gas trade in the Eastern Med. Charles Ellinas, CEO of E-C Natural Hydrocarbons Co. Ltd., first spoke about the impact of global markets and prices on the Eastern Med.

EMGC '17: Forecasting prosperity to predict global energy demand

Gulf Publishing Company's Eastern Mediterranean Gas Conference (EMGC) 2017, the world's primary event for discussing the forces shaping gas industry development in the Eastern Med, continued on March 15.

EMGC '17: Execs outline gas prospects for Cyprus, Lebanon, Israel

Stelios Nicolaides, Director of Hydrocarbons Service for the Republic of Cyprus' Ministry of Energy, Commerce, Industry and Tourism delivered welcoming remarks on behalf of George Lakkotrypis, Minister of Cyprus' Ministry of Energy, Commerce, Industry and Tourism.

Innovative thinkers

Emily Querubin, World Oil

J. Blake Scott: Reducing the industry’s environmental footprint

Innovative thinkers

Wallace E. Pratt: In the minds of men

‘Planning for the long-term should be the focus now,' says energy leaders

UK energy industry leaders must take action now, in order to capitalise on long-term opportunities according to a new white paper published by executive search specialists, FWB Park Brown.

Innovative thinkers

Pramod Kulkarni, World Oil

Mario Ruscev: Innovation through empirical research

Innovative thinkers

Steven McGinn, World Oil

Alexander Palynchuk: A lifetime of innovation

Innovative thinkers

Steven McGinn, World Oil

John Quirein, PhD: From outer space to deep rock

Innovative thinkers

Steven McGinn, World Oil

The Sniffers: Detection dogs