Are Oil Markets Becoming Immune To Geopolitical Risk?

After lying dormant for a few months, the risk premium in oil is back. That, at least, is what many analysts have begun declaring in the wake of fighting in the Iraqi oil-city of Kirkuk, which threatened to take several hundred-thousand bpd off-line, and the U.S. decision to decertify its nuclear deal with Iran. Prices rose this week, due ...


Brazil – Rio De Janeiro: Performance Management and Controlling Leader (9717), Finance & Control

The main responsibilities of the Performance Management and Controlling Leader include

Team management and development

Challenge and support Ambition to Action and business decisions in the line

Ensure quality in forecasting and financial reporting

Risk Management

Joint Venture Budget preparation and monitoring. Perform follow up on AFEs.

Ensure commercial quality control and independent assessment of business decisions

Follow up improvement initiatives.

Source: Statoil - Vacant positions

Brazil – Rio De Janeiro: Principal Engineer – Dynamic Riser Technology (190512), Research & Development

Establish and execute Research & Developemnt projects

Identify new business needs, technology gaps and opportunities

Implement technology in close collaboration with key stakeholders and customers

Provide technical services to development projects and assets in operation

Maintain a seamless link to the relevant experts within riser technology in Statoil

Establish and maintain network with operators, suppliers and universities in Brazil


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Brazil – Rio De Janeiro: Intern HR (9685), People and Leadership

The overall responsibility is: Assist the People & Leadership team to deliver support to and challenge leaders in Statoil Brasil

And the key tasks are:
Provide support to People & Leadership Leaders in delivery of human resource processes within PL responsibility

Assist with management and analysis of data for competence and workforce planning deliveries

Liason with Human Resources unit to ...

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2 Red Flags For The World’s Top Shale Play

A lot of activity the past few days in Pennsylvania: home of the Marcellus shale, arguably the world’s best-performing unconventional natural gas and liquids play right now. And it looks like things could get more complicated for drillers here going forward. Partly on the financial front. With a special committee of the Pennsylvania House passing a bill Wednesday to impose ...


US EPA To Shrink Response Time For Permit Requests

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency will cut response times to permit requests to within six months by the end of 2018, part of the agency’s goal to reduce regulations and delays, Administrator Scott Pruitt said on Oct. 19. The move comes as President Donald Trump pushes to shrink the size of government and cut regulations, especially on the coal ...

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Shell Restarts Bonny Light Exports

Shell Nigeria has lifted the latest force majeure off its Bonny Light exports, which was introduced a month ago after a leak was discovered in one of the two pipelines that carry the grade to the company’s Bonny export terminal. This was the latest in a string of force majeure events over the last year for the crude oil grade, ...


Talking About My Generation: Enhanced Completions

A version of this story appears in the October 2017 edition of Oil and Gas Investor. Subscribe to the magazine here. Like aging members of an English-rocker tribute band, E&Ps are now singing the praises of “My Generation” completions. Essentially, E&Ps are employing new terms to describe the evolutionary nature of enhanced or optimized completion practices. However defined, those efforts ...

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