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    Deloitte, NASA to bring space-age risk management to oil and gas industry

    In a move designed to bring advanced risk-management capabilities to America’s energy industry, the Deloitte Center for Energy Solutions and the NASA Johnson Space Center have entered into a strategic alliance to offer services to oil and gas companies.

    Mitigating risk for oil & gas companies with project cost controls

    Fifteen years ago, only 10% of large oil and gas projects ran more than 50% over budget.  Last year, that figure nearly tripled to 28%.  According to a Schlumberger Business Consulting report, this budget busting trend is expected to worsen by 2015.

    ICAP ready for the transition of energy swaps to futures

    Effective at the close of business on October 12, the Intercontinental Exchange (ICE) is converting its energy swaps contracts into regulated futures  contracts. Additionally, the CME Group’s Clearport energy contracts will be available for trading as swaps or futures.

    Latshaw Drilling selects mobile execution, compliance system from TrigPoint Solutions

    Tulsa, OK-based Latshaw Drilling Co. has chosen TrigPoint Solutions Inc.’s PROMPTT(r) System in an effort to maximize mobile asset and workforce performance, productivity, accuracy, and corporate and regulatory control and compliance.

    AMPHORA adds gas, power software to product portfolio

    Amphora, Inc., Energy Risk’s ETRM software house of the year in 2011, today announced the addition of the Affinity Gas and Power ETRM suite to its portfolio of products.

    Aon to move corporate headquarters to London

    Aon Corp., a provider of risk management and HR solutions, plans to move its corporate headquarters to London. 

    OpenLink to acquire SolArc

    On October 17, Open Link Financial Inc., a provider of energy, commodities, trading, and risk management solutions, announced its plan to acquire SolArc.

    Tax credits and incentives: How to increase jobs, spur innovation, and grow the bottom line

    Due to exponentially increasing energy demands and ever-changing regulations, the oil and gas industry is currently scrambling to develop the most efficient possible solutions to many complex issues.

    Easy to underestimate risk and liability

    Robb Knock poses a good question in his article, "Risk assessments become risky," in this month's OGFJ.

    Aon promotes White to CEO

    On June 14, Aon Corp. promoted Kevin White, president and COO of Aron Risk Solutions’ Construction Services Group, to CEO.

    Energy Trading & Marketing

    Drillinginfo launches new oil and gas production index

    Feb 11, 2015 Drillinginfo Inc., a SaaS and data analytics company for energy exploration decision support, today launched the Drillinginfo Index, an indicator o...

    Weaver appoints Mackel as CEO

    Dec 3, 2014

    Weaver has appointed John J. Mackel III, as managing partner and CEO, effective June 1, 2015.

    Willbros, Google hold Innovation Summit

    Oct 8, 2014 Willbros and Google hosted an Innovation Summit in New York City on August 22, 201 to showcase the cloud-based information system, Integra-Link™.

    Duckworth named director at Glori Energy

    Aug 15, 2014

    Glori Energy Inc, an energy technology company focused on enhanced oil recovery, has added Rocky L. Duckworth to its board of directors.

    Price joins Opportune as managing director

    Jan 21, 2014

    Dean Price has joined Opportune LLP as managing director in the firm’s energy consulting practice.

    Regulatory Monitor

    Kinder Morgan responds on declined application for Palmetto Pipeline

    May 21, 2015 Kinder Morgan Inc. has received notification that the Georgia Department...

    As payroll drops with WTI, employment litigation may skyrocket

    May 8, 2015 The steep drop in oil prices over the past year led to approximately 91,...

    Will North Dakota tax incentives boost crude output?

    May 8, 2015 Data from the North Dakota Industrial Commission indicate that productio...

    The broader lesson of the El Paso Pipeline decision

    May 8, 2015 A standard commonly used for approval of conflict-of-interest transactio...

    Protection against operator bankruptcy

    Apr 27, 2015 While energy prices remain depressed, non-operating working interest own...

    Risk Management

    North American Shale

    May 6, 2015

    Production continues to grow, albeit at a slower pace

    Eureka Hunter

    May 6, 2015

    Increasing optionality in the Marcellus, Utica shales

    Aker Solutions makes changes in executive management team

    Mar 30, 2015 Tore Sjursen will assume the role of executive vice president for operat...

    Oil and gas security

    Mar 11, 2015 Standardization and continuity in security risk assessments improve deci...

    Texas-based drilling contractor wins $8.3M verdict

    Jan 28, 2015 A judge in Kendall County Texas has awarded Drilling Risk Management Inc...

    Software Technology

    Quorum acquires Fielding Systems

    Mar 25, 2015 Quorum Business Solutions Inc., a provider of business information techn...

    Purple Land Management promotes McIntyre

    Mar 23, 2015 Purple Land Management, an energy services company, has promoted Nathan ...

    L.B. Foster acquires Inspection Oilfield Services

    Mar 13, 2015 L.B. Foster Co. has acquired Inspection Oilfield Services, a Houston-bas...

    Ikon Science partners with CHORUS for unconventional research

    Mar 4, 2015 Ikon Science has formed a new partnership with CHORUS, a University of C...

    Seven Lakes completes $20M Series A financing round with Carrick

    Mar 3, 2015 Seven Lakes Technologies, which develops innovative enterprise software ...

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