Current Issue

Volume 6, Number 2


What’s Ahead

Comments from TWA’s editor.

TWA Interview

A roundtable discussion with North Sea region industry leaders Malcolm Webb and Paul Lindop.

Tech 101

Steam-assisted gravity drainage: R&D for unlocking unconventional heavy oil resources.

Public Policy Focus

Cap & Trade: What it is and how it affects the oil industry and you.

Technical Leaders

Demos Pafitis of Schlumberger and Raul Valdez with Shell International E&P examine the state of R&D in the energy industry.

Discover a Career

James P. Brill on “Modeling Multiphase Flow in Pipes.”

Pillars of the Industry

D. Brant Bennion discusses careers in R&D, and Hani Qutob on “A Crucial Foundation—R&D in the Petroleum Industry.”

Soft Skills

Keys to effective technical presentations.

Women on the Frontline

Three women working in R&D offer perspectives on their work, why they joined that branch of the industry, what projects they work on, and what keeps them challenged.

YP Newsflash

Coverage of young professionals events around the world.

Your Best Shot

Readers submit their best photos.