Artificial Intelligence , HSE , Offshore Technology Conference (OTC)

OTC: E&Ps Improving Operational Safety with Digitization

Artificial intelligence and the digitization of the oilfield have allowed for several improvements in keeping operators out of harm’s way, panelists said during the 2024 Offshore Technology Conference.

May 13, 2024


Fire Closes Atlas Energy’s Kermit, Texas Mining Facility

Atlas Energy Solutions said no injuries were reported and the closing of the mine would not affect services to the company’s Permian Basin customers.

April 15, 2024

Acquisitions & Divestitures , HSE

Clean Harbors Closes $400MM Acquisition of HEPACO

Clean Harbors acquired HEPACO for $400 million, adding complementary services for environmental remediation and emergency response in the Eastern U.S.

March 25, 2024

Hydrogen , HSE

Identified Need: Hydrogen Safety Standards in an Emerging Sector

Establishing fire protection measures remains critical for industry growth.

March 22, 2024

HSE , Governance

Equinor Resumes Helicopter Flights on NCS Following Fatal Accident

Operator also announced it is expanding its helicopter fleet by 15 through contracts with Bell and Leonardo, with the first two helicopters slated for delivery in about a year.

March 1, 2024


1 Fatality in Equinor Helicopter Training Accident Offshore Norway

Equinor employee died following the helicopter accident, the cause of which has not been reported.

February 29, 2024

Promotions , HSE

W&T Offshore Appoints Poole to Management Team

Poole will assist W&T to build upon their safety and environmental record, according to the company.

October 10, 2023

Exploration & Production , Health, Safety & Environment , HSE

C-NLOPB Issues Non-Compliance Notices in Hebron Incident

Exxon Mobil, KCA Deutag to conduct audit following near-miss projectile and dropped object in May.

June 30, 2023

Shelf , Deepwater , Infrastructure , Health, Safety & Environment , Environmental , HSE , Technology

OTC: Well Abandonment: A Procrastination Case Study

Decommissioning activities are expected to reach nearly $100 billion through 2030, but planning early can minimize the outlay.

May 1, 2023