People , Completions

Cold Bore Technology Brett Chell Assumes New Role as CEO

Cold Bore Technology Inc., a leader in completion optimization technology, said June 30 that company co-founder and president, Brett Chell has assumed the role of CEO.

July 2, 2020

People , Drilling , Completions , Subsea

Forum Energy Technologies Makes Changes to Executive Team

Forum Energy Technologies Inc. said June 30 that, as part of its continuing cost reduction plan, the corporate executive team will be reduced and reorganized.

July 1, 2020

People , Exploration & Production , Technology

E&P Industry Pulse: Diversity is More than Buzzwords and Metrics

Does a company’s diversity and inclusion program hit the numbers but miss the point?

July 1, 2020

People , Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) , Construction

Charif Souki to Provide Tellurian ‘Additional Support’ in New Role

Charif Souki said he remains “100% committed to Tellurian’s success” and is re-engaging to provide additional support as the Houston-based LNG company’s executive chairman.

June 23, 2020

People , Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) , Construction

Venture Global LNG Taps Jack Thayer for CFO Role

Jack Thayer previously served as CFO at Exelon and Constellation Energy Group, both of which are Fortune 500 energy companies.

June 22, 2020

Public Capital , People , Technology

Weatherford Names Karl Blanchard Interim CEO as CFO Resigns

COO Karl Blanchard was previously set to share CEO duties with CFO Christian Garcia while the Houston-based oilfield service company searched for a candidate to replace Mark A. McCollum.

June 22, 2020

Public Capital , People , Unconventional , Shale Plays

Ovintiv Top Exploration Executive Steps Down as Company Trims Workforce

Ovintiv, the oil producer formerly known as Encana, said June 18 it had laid off 25% of its total workforce this month, equally spread across its offices in Calgary, Denver and The Woodlands, Texas.

June 19, 2020

Public Capital , People , Shale Plays

Laredo Petroleum Replaces CFO, Further Cuts Personnel Costs

Laredo Petroleum named Bryan Lemmerman, formerly with Chesapeake Energy, as CFO, replacing Michael Beyer, who left the Permian Basin-focused shale producer effective immediately.

June 17, 2020

People , Exploration & Production

Investing in Upstream’s Future Amid Oil Industry Crisis

Why it’s essential to maintain hands-on training and support to young upstream professionals during a downturn.

June 16, 2020


Stupp Corp. President Ed Scram to Retire; Successor Named

Stupp Corp., a division of Stupp Bros. Inc., revealed that Ed Scram has stepped down as president on June 1 and that the board of directors has elected Sean Clawges as the new president to succeed Scram.

June 16, 2020