Drones offer speed and accuracy in facility maintenance but there are shortcomings as well.
By emphasizing convenience, midstream water management could differentiate itself from oilfield water services, according to panelists at Midstream Texas.
At KPMG’s annual Global Energy Conference, confidence in the global economy abound, but political uncertainty and Asia’s growing energy demand shapes the role of the U.S. energy on the world stage.
Technology gains and greater efficiency have fostered record production but the growth has been too fast for the lagging infrastructure.
Companies are focusing on takeaway capacity concerns but buzz surrounding the Permian Basin remains optimistic.
Ramanan Krishnamoorti of the University of Houston emphasizes attention to safety and the importance of critical thinking in students who will make up the next generation of the oil and gas work force.
Eric Hazeldine of Quorum Software discusses how software helps midstream operators keep track of everything they are doing.
The oil and gas industry may need to hop on board or be left behind as the auto giant’s CEO describes a fast and furious trend of electric vehicles.
FloWorks International LLC appointed Scott Jackson as FloWorks’s President, succeeding CEO Frank Riddick, the company said on Oct. 31.
Shell has acquired NewMotion, the largest electric vehicle charging network in Europe, the company said on Oct. 12.
ABB study finds that ROI can benefit by optimizing technology.
The midstream market is an expensive endeavor, but by aligning finance departments, companies can effectively manage cash, cost and risk.
Gas plant engineers offer take on profitability of standardized vs. customized designs.
Interlacing specialized software through operations cuts down on inefficiencies and helps companies prevent profits from slipping through the cracks, technology expert says.
Great Salt Plains Midstream, a JV between MVM Midstream and Chisholm Midstream, will expand oil and gas infrastructure in Oklahoma’s Stack
Industry veteran joins Compressco from Schlumberger unit.
Companies taking steps to automate compression assets and integrate services.
The transaction was approved by the conflicts committee of the board of directors of Archrock Partners’ managing general partner.
The subsea processing industry is at a pivotal point as it transitions from mostly niche, one-off projects to mainstream field developments, where its value is now largely accepted.
The Dallas company sold substantially all of its assets, which included about 95,000 net acres and 380 miles of associated gathering and processing infrastructure in North Louisiana and North Texas, to Aethon United for an undisclosed amount.
Not every pipeline repair is equally urgent. How can pipeline operators tell the difference?
North America’s midstream has enjoyed a significant growth spurt in the past decade with the unconventional shale boom—and that means thousands of miles of new pipe added to the nation’s already outstanding transportation infrastructure. Much of that pipe has been supplied from Stupp Corp., which credits its role as “producing the pipelines that form the backbone of our continent’s energy infrastructure.” Its CEO took time to visit with Midstream Business to reflect on his firm’s distinguished past—and vision for the future.
Southern California gas prices this summer have careened wildly as a result of restrictions on Aliso Canyon storage facility, EIA said.
API, INGAA unhappy with expanded reach of PHMSA’s natural gas pipeline proposed regulations.
Real-time data evaluation critical to integrity management of underground natural gas storage.
Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration said surveys reveal Line 903 has similar corrosion characteristics as Line 901, which ruptured and spilled crude along Santa Barbara County, Calif., coast, Reuters said.
The oil major seeks to cut methane leaks by 15% and flared gas by 25% by 2020.
Working with Harvard University and the Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory, EDF’s goal is to launch a satellite within three years in an effort to cut methane emissions from oil and gas facilities by 45% by 2025.
Unilateral action by ExxonMobil on methane emission reduction comes in spite of Trump administration’s moves to relax Obama-era regulations.
The amended time line was a result of discussions between the government and stakeholders and will be incorporated into the proposed regulations expected to be announced at the end of April, CBC News reported.
Environmental backers believe California’s methane regulation could be a model for other states.
Revenue from the cap-and-trade program funds clean energy programs, especially in poorer communities, and helps finance the state's ambitious high speed rail project.
Adding biogas to the mix allows the industry to resolve more issues than just supplying fuel.
GE unit will supply turbomachinery equipment to plant’s expansion.
Freeport LNG pushes back launch of its $13 billion terminal to September 2019.
Expanded dock at Port of Brownsville, Texas, will be able to handle Suezmax tankers.
The oil and gas industry is under pressure to respond to the moving target of cyber threats.
Control systems are the primary targets of cyber attacks and the consequences are potentially catastrophic.
What’s going to happen? Midstream executives try to set realistic spending plans for an uncertain year.
New technologies are increasing the industry’s situational awareness of cybersecurity threats, experts tell the crowd at DUG Permian Basin.
Cynthia Jaggi was promoted to senior vice president of engineering and operations services, and Michael LeBlanc was promoted to senior vice president of liquids business unit operations.
New system provides real-time remote data acquisition, monitoring, and control of assets in the field. Wells can be operated at higher efficiencies by analyzing site-specific, day-to-day processes. Offsite adjustments available.