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API recently released its quarterly well completion report for the second quarter of 2018... The Bureau of Ocean Energy Management will offer approximately 78 million acres offshore Texas... ConocoPhillips recently provided an update on its operating more

Upstream

The ultimate goal of the initiative is to drive process safety incidents down to zero in the near future. more

Health, Safety & Environmental

Texas is seeking at least $12 billion for the full coastal spine, with nearly all of it coming from public funds. Last month, the government fast-tracked an initial $3.9 billion for three separate, smaller storm barrier projects that would... more

Engineering, Procurement & Construction

Oil hit a two-week high above $74 a barrel on Wednesday as an industry report showing a drop in U.S. crude inventories and U.S. sanctions on OPEC producer Iran pointed to tighter supplies. more

Refining/Petrochemical

Shell Offshore Inc. has made a large deepwater exploration discovery in the Norphlet geologic play in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico...Oil production in the Permian Basin, already a major force in global supply growth, will rise nearly 3 million bpd... more

Upstream

U.S. refiners and producers are seeking ways to counter efforts by BNSF Railway Co to limit use of retrofitted oil tank cars following an Iowa derailment last month. more

Midstream

New poll results show a vast majority of people in Louisiana support new oil and gas pipelines. API New York welcomed the recent federal district court decision to reject...TransCanada Corp. has recently placed its Cameron Access project into service more

Pipeline/Transportation

Interior Assistant Secretary for Land and Minerals Management Joe Balash recently unveiled the region-wide Gulf of Mexico Lease Sale...The Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement (BSEE) is increasing physical inspection time offshore more

Upstream

S&P Global Ratings recently published its "Industry Top Trends 2018" reports...Advanced Power has completed the Carroll County Energy Facility...API recently released the following statement highlighting the positive impacts natural gas brings... more

Power Generation

API Millennials are seeking work in the natural gas and oil industry at increasing rates and will account for nearly 41 percent of the workforce — a 20-percent increase — by 2025, according to a new IHS Markit study commissioned by API. more

Training & Human Resources

Natural gas and oil is making the impossible possible. Jobs in the industry are continuing to rise, adding stability of the U.S. economy. In 2017, the U.S. added more than 170,000 manufacturing jobs. more

Natural Gas

The U.S. oil and gas industry slammed President Donald Trump’s plan to impose tariffs on imported steel, saying the move would kill energy jobs by raising costs for big infrastructure projects. more

Engineering, Procurement & Construction

A new API study concludes many of tomorrow's best-paying careers, including those in the oil and natural gas industry, will require training or education in a STEM discipline, and highlighted opportunities for women and minorities. more

Training & Human Resources

Oil fell for a third day on Wednesday, dropping nearly 1 percent on concerns about rising U.S. production and another drop in financial markets after U.S. consumer prices rose more than expected. more

Refining/Petrochemical

America's natural gas and oil industry has formed a landmark partnership to accelerate improvements to environmental performance in operations across the country. more

Natural Gas

API President and CEO Jack Gerard announced he will not make another long-term commitment to API and will step down when his current contract ends in August 2018. more

Refining/Petrochemical

Twenty-two Democratic U.S. senators from 12 states on Thursday joined the chorus of local representatives seeking exemptions from Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke’s newly proposed offshore drilling plan... more

Offshore & Marine

The Trump administration will delay an Obama-era rule limiting emissions of the powerful greenhouse gas methane from oil and gas operations on federal and tribal lands, it said on Thursday, a move slammed by environmentalists. more

Health, Safety & Environmental

In 2001, the NCCER pipeline program was developed in cooperation with the American Petroleum Institute (API). NCCER's program was developed to assist pipeline owners in complying with the Operator Qualification (OQ) Rule. more

Training & Human Resources

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