The Coming to Americas panel at the Offshore Technology Conference (OTC) looked at opportunities and implications as well as the challenges for the industry brought on by fluctuations in commodity prices. Julie Wilson, director, Wood Mackenzie, discussed growth. Erik Oswald, Vice President, exploration, Exxon Mobil Corp., talked about retracting and retaining the oil and gas industry in the Americas. He also discussed investment, comparing it to a marriage. Finally, Cindy Yeilding, senior Vice President, BP America, talked about collaborating in the Gulf of Mexico, saying it’s a “collaboration playground.”
Hear what else they had to say in this video report.
Encino Energy COO Ray Walker, who retired from Range Resources last year, discusses what makes the Utica Shale company’s outlook so positive.
Jeff Fisher, CEO of Utica-focused Ascent Resources, says it’s been important for oil and gas producers to change the way they operate.
Rusty Hutson, Diversified Gas & Oil Co-founder & CEO, says the Appalachia company pays attention to its wells while empowering employees.