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NANCY FORD, Contributing Writer

Forecasting into 2025, Gatto said he expects success to continue with additional growth from the Eagle Ford, Bakken and the Denver-Julesburg legacy basins. Read more

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Innovation is "not a solo journey," according to Deepthi Bollu, manager of innovation and business development for Shell. Rather, given its "pace and complexity," innovation can more appropriately be regarded as "an ecosystem effort." Read more

Plant Management & Operations

"Plastic is just too good a material to ignore," Haney said. "We'll continue to figure out how to manage it properly -- from start to finish, the entire lifecycle of that material -- Read more

Health, Safety & Environmental

The adoption of unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) and drone technology is becoming increasingly prolific within the petrochemical and oil and gas sectors. Read more

Regulations

U.S. oil, gas and NGLs continue to grow at a rapid pace, with almost all of that growth stemming from the Permian Basin and Eagle Ford play. Read more

Drilling & Exploration

VP of regulatory and safety affairs and chief pilot for the Association for Unmanned Vehicle Systems International warns industry leaders about unqualified commercial operators of unmanned aircraft systems. Read more

Training & Human Resources

It's not exactly breaking news that an ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure. But that revered wisdom is especially true when it comes to performance indicators across the HSE landscape. Read more

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Designing for reliability and maintenance principles should be considered early on and continue through every stage of a capital project. Read more

Maintenance & Reliability

Research conducted in 2014-2015 by the Campbell Institute indicates a contractor lifecycle consists of five phases: prequalification, pre-job task and risk assessment, training and orientation, monitoring of the job and post-job evaluation. Read more

Health, Safety & Environmental

LyondellBasell: There is an initial deliverable that is key for responding to plant emergencies. Read more

Health, Safety & Environmental

While accentuating there are always things that can be done to improve strategies and lead to greater reliability in plant maintenance, David Reed, director of plant maintenance for Eastman Chemical, said there is at least one thing he and his team a Read more

Plant Management & Operations

If plants sincerely want to up their game in achieving and sustaining success in their safety programs, it all starts with a well-conceived, consistent plan. Read more

Plant Management & Operations

As oil and gas and related industries adapt to the generational shift in the workforce. Read more

Plant Management & Operations

Why RCM? Reliability-centered maintenance (RCM) is a risk-based process for determining cost-effective maintenance and surveillance actions to maintain a proven level of reliability. Read more

Maintenance & Reliability

In addition to inflicting tragic loss of life, severe weather events wield the potential to damage terminals and tanks and impact services and commodity prices. Read more

Health, Safety & Environmental

In the energy industry, there is talk of "lessons learned" everywhere you turn. However, the true measure of a lesson learned is changed behavior -- doing things differently so the same mistakes will not be made again. Read more

Plant Management & Operations

While considerable progress has been made in recent years in identifying, addressing and eliminating the causes of industrial and process safety incidents, the goal is to get to zero worker injuries and adverse events. Read more

Health, Safety & Environmental

When it comes to measuring or benchmarking true craft productivity, industry leaders have a choice of approaches. Read more

Training & Human Resources

Develop a contractor-led safety program that revitalized the engagement of the contractor workforce. Read more

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