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Quantum Energy hires Goldman veteran Baillie as co-president

Quantum Energy Partners, one of the largest private-equity players in U.S. shale, is reloading its leadership ranks following the step back of a senior partner earlier this year.

Paradigm Group promotes drilling technical director ahead of expected growth in sales

Paradigm Drilling Services has promoted Adam Bennett to Technical Director of Drilling for the Group. The promotion supports an expanded global uptake of its drilling technologies.

Energy Workforce & Technology Council elects 2022-23 board of directors

The Energy Workforce & Technology Council elected the 2022-23 Board of Directors today at its Annual Meeting in Point Clear, AL.

KP Engineering names new Executive VP, Global Business Development

KP Engineering, LP (KPE), a leader in the design and execution of customized EPC solutions for the refining, syngas, hydrogen and renewable fuels industries, has named Chris Eley as its new Executive Vice President, Global Business Development.

API awards Gary Heminger its Gold Medal Award for Distinguished Achievement

The American Petroleum Institute has awarded its Gold Medal for Distinguished Achievement – its highest honor and leadership recognition – to Gary R. Heminger, former chairman and CEO of Marathon Petroleum Corporation.

Acteon’s decommissioning segment acquires Oceaneering decommissioning personnel, assets

Claxton, the lead brand for Acteon’s drilling and decommissioning segment, has signed an agreement with Oceaneering to acquire decommissioning personnel and assets from them.

Wood appoints new Executive President of Strategy and Development

Wood, the global consulting and engineering company, announced the appointment of Jennifer Richmond as Executive President of Strategy and Development and the latest member of the executive leadership team.

Noia remembers Flight 491 tragedy on 13th anniversary

March 12 marked 13 years since Flight 491 crashed in the waters off Newfoundland and Labrador, resulting in the loss of 17 of the 18 people on board.

Salient taps Ken Westrick to help bring the world's best weather analytics to the energy sector

Salient, a Boston-based startup that creates the world's most accurate subseasonal-to-seasonal (S2S) weather forecasts, continues to expand its analytics solutions with the addition of Kenneth Westrick as head of energy solutions.

Energy Workforce & Technology Council: invest in U.S. energy to create jobs, energy independence

The CEO of the Energy Workforce & Technology Council, said she agrees with President Biden and the need to optimize reliance on domestic resources, but that must also include energy resources.

Valor announces key executive promotions

Valor, an asset management and professional services company specializing in oil and gas mineral rights, has announced two key executive promotions.

Lorne Simmons joins AccessESP

AccessESP, a provider of rigless electric submersible pump (ESP) conveyance solutions for the global oil and gas industry, has welcomed Lorne Simmons to its customer-facing team.

Noia remembers the Ocean Ranger disaster on 40th anniversary

In the early morning hours of Feb. 15, 1982, the Ocean Ranger semi-submersible drill rig sank on the Grand Banks of Newfoundland and Labrador, claiming the lives of all 84 crew members on board.

OTC names 2022 Distinguished Achievement Award recipients

The 2022 Offshore Technology Conference announced the 2022 Distinguished Achievement Award recipients, who will be honored at a reception May 1 in Houston.

OGUK pays tribute to departing OGA CEO Andy Samuel

OGUK today paid tribute to Andy Samuel after it was announced he would be stepping down as Chief Executive of the Oil and Gas Authority (OGA) at the end of 2022.

The ESG perspective

Mark Patton

An operator’s and consultant’s perspective

First oil

Kurt Abraham

Thanks for the memories, Bob

Gulf retired Chairman and President Robert W. Scott passes away

Kurt Abraham

Veteran oil and gas editor and publishing executive was a Houston industry icon.

Exclusive Interview: Siemens Energy’s Brath says progress being made offshore on energy storage, grids and digitalization

Bjørn Einar Brath

Here is one industry leader’s candid assessment of steps being taken offshore to address ESG and sustainability goals in operations.

Milestones: OEC’s Mourton retires after 21 years at the helm

Kurt Abraham

After serving 21 exemplary years as Executive Director of the Oilfield Energy Center, as well as previous long-term work in oilfield sales, Sandra Mourton has retired. Here is a retrospective of her years of service and how she built OEC into what it is today.

Scaling-up digitalization for a low-carbon industry

Jean-Luc Guiziou, Wallace Pescarini

Two senior executives with TotalEnergies and Schlumberger give their thoughts and analysis of what the industry’s digital transformation effort has accomplished and where it is headed in the future.