Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump vowed to speed the government’s approval of energy infrastructure projects -- after the Obama administration moved to stall an oil pipeline in the Dakotas that has drawn protests.
Aqualis Offshore, a marine and offshore engineering consultancy, has appointed Ben Lazenby as director of the company’s Middle East operation, which now counts five offices in four different countries.
Anadarko Petroleum Corporation has announced that Darrell Hollek, formerly executive V.P., U.S. onshore E&P, has been named executive V.P., operations, with responsibility for the company's U.S. onshore exploration, production and midstream activities, along with its Gulf of Mexico and international operations. The company also announced Ernie Leyendecker, formerly senior V.P., international exploration, has been named executive V.P., international and deepwater exploration.
AGR has appointed Steve Combe to manage its Aberdeen-based manpower consultancy business.
Marathon Oil Corporation has promoted T. Mitch Little to executive V.P., Operations. In this new role, Little will oversee the company’s Resource Play and Conventional businesses.
DENVER, Colorado -- Crestone Peak Resources has named Tony Buchanon as CEO. Buchanon has also been named to the company's board of directors.
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Vantage Drilling International has named Ihab Toma as the company's next CEO. Toma, who joins the company with more than 30 years of experience in the oil industry, will take the reins on Aug. 29.
HOUSTON -- Swift Energy Company’s CEO, Terry Earl Swift, is set to retire.
National Oilwell Varco has announced the promotion of Isaac H. Joseph to president, Wellbore Technologies.
The Society of Exploration Geophysicists (SEG) today announced results of its 2016–2017 board of directors election.
VAALCO Energy announced Wednesday that Steve Guidry, the company’s CEO, will retire from the company and board of directors effective Sept. 1, 2016.
Well diagnosis specialist EV has announced the appointment of a new CEO.
Petrofac has appointed Dave Blackburn, formerly of Hess Corporation, as senior V.P. of engineering and operations. Blackburn will be based in Aberdeen, Scotland.
2H Offshore, an Acteon company, has announced the appointment of Yann Helle as managing director.
Hoover Container Solutions’ chairman and CEO, Donald Young, has been nominated and elected to the Petroleum Equipment & Services Association (PESA) Advisory Board for a three-year term.
Walter Thain, managing director of Petrofac’s Engineering & Production Services (EPS) West business, is to lead the UK offshore oil and gas industry’s efficiency drive as chairman of the Oil & Gas UK Efficiency Taskforce (ETF).
Alan Snider, a veteran of more than 26 years in designing and managing complex horizontal directional drilling (HDD) and Direct Pipe (DP) projects for pipeline crossings, has been named president and COO at Laney Directional Drilling.
C&J Energy Services has appointed Don Gawick, C&J's current COO, to the position of president and CEO.