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Drone Piloting and Applying Drone Technology to the Oil Patch
Drones can access remote locations easily and can be used in the upstream and midstream industries for inspections, which can lead to reduced maintenance work.
Technical and Nontechnical Skills Key to Career in Megaprojects
Yoga Wicaksono from Pertamina, Indonesia’s national oil company, shares his insights and lessons learned on megaprojects. Wicaksono has assisted in the completion of various megaprojects in the Asia-Pacific region from an upstream mergers and acquisitions perspective.
Maintain Objectivity To Push Through Transitions
Over my career, I have gained a lot through changes in my role, career path, or location. Changes in setting can often provoke one to become more open, a better listener, and more patient. I have learned the importance of clear communication.
Technical Background Valuable in Upstream Finance Jobs
What skills can a professional with a technical background bring to an M&A role? Is there a particular education or career path to take to work in the M&A sector?
Building a Career in Reserves Estimation
Larry Mizzau, principal of reserves and resources governance at Cenovous Energy, explains what a career in reserves estimation entails
Discover a Career in Social Media
What is it like to be an oil and gas social media professional? According to Olivia Harting and Erika Conner, social media leaders at Chevron, it's fast-paced, complex, challenging, global, and requires constant learning.
Developing a Long-Term Oil and Gas Liquids Supply Outlook
Developing a global oil and gas liquids supply outlook is not a common petroleum engineering assignment. Ted Pirog discusses how he learned it was important and how he approaches that task as part of ExxonMobil's energy outlook.
Discover a Career as a Young Entrepreneur in Oilfield Services
CEO Brandon Hayes talks about what he's learned as a young leader helping revitalize Drillchem Drilling Solutions, an oilfield services company.
Discover a Career in Geomechanics
Shell's Hamed Soroush talks about geomechanics—the oil and gas industry's missing link.
Discover a Career: Petrophysics
Shell Canada’s Andrew Chen and Ronald Pagan discuss what a petrophysicist does and petrophysics as a career in the petroleum industry.
Discover a Career in Well Completions Engineering
Apache’s George E. King talks about the importance and complexities of well completions engineering.
Discover a Career in Petroleum Reservoir Simulation
The author discusses reservoir management and simulation and what reservoir engineers contribute.
Discover a Career: Flow Assurance
Alberto Di Lullo, Eni E&P, discusses flow assurance engineering and the challenges that those working in flow assurance address.
Discover a Career in Underbalanced Drilling
Despite the drilling industry’s shift toward managed pressure drilling (MPD) over the past half-decade, underbalanced drilling (UBD) continues to be a desirable option for many operations today.
Discover a Career in Pressure-Transient Testing
Christine A. Ehlig-Economides discusses what a career in pressure-transient testing is like.
Modeling Multiphase Flow in Pipes
The petroleum industry constantly faces challenging flow-assurance problems as it pursues assets in more difficult producing environments. This alone guarantees an exciting future for all engineers with an interest in multiphase flow in pipes.
24 October 2016