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Shell Seen Rediscovering Its Swagger in Texas Shale Oil Country
Monday, June 18, 2018 Shale oil hasn't always been Royal Dutch Shell Plc's best friend, but they’re working on the relationship.

Norway Awards Oil Permits To 11 Firms In Arctic Licensing Round
Monday, June 18, 2018 Oslo believes the Arctic has the greatest potential for significant new discoveries.

OPEC Aims for Modest Output Hike to Overcome Iran's Dissent
Monday, June 18, 2018 OPEC is discussing a relatively modest production increase before its meeting in Vienna this week.

Continental Resources CEO Harold Hamm Pulls Out Of OPEC Meeting
Monday, June 18, 2018 Harold Hamm, founder and CEO of Continental Resources, has canceled a scheduled appearance at an OPEC event this week, a company spokeswoman says.

Baytex to Buy Raging River in $1.2B Oil Sands Deal
Monday, June 18, 2018 Baytex Energy Corp. agrees to buy rival western Canadian oil producer Raging River Exploration Inc.

Cox Oil to Buy Energy XXI Gulf Coast for $322 Million
Monday, June 18, 2018 Cox Oil snaps up Energy XXI Gulf Coast for $322 million, a 21% premium to its June 15 share price.

Curacao Refinery Runs Slow As PDVSA Port Backlog Starts To Ease
Monday, June 18, 2018 The 335,000-barrel-per-day Isla refinery operated by PDVSA is working at minimum capacity while waiting for new shipments of Venezuelan crude, sources say.

Chevron Names Brazil Chief To Lead Venezuela Operations After Arrests
Monday, June 18, 2018 Chevron has permanently assigned its Brazil country chief to run its Venezuelan operations.

What's Not on China's Tariff List? Smog-Controlling US Gas
Monday, June 18, 2018 In punching back against US tariffs, China included almost all energy-related commodities on a list of its retaliatory actions.

Trafigura Signs Second Storage Agreement With Singapore LNG Corp
Monday, June 18, 2018 Trafigura signs a second deal with Singapore LNG Corp.

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Survey: Salary More Important to N. America Oil, Gas Workers
Wednesday, June 13, 2018 Rigzone's Ideal Employer Survey reveals how North America respondents' values at work differ from other respondents.

Trump Renews Twitter Assault on OPEC
Wednesday, June 13, 2018 Trump pushes the case for lower oil prices a week before the cartel meets to set production policy.

How to Be Indispensable at An Oil, Gas Company
Friday, June 15, 2018 BP, Repsol and Ineos outline how you can become indispensable at your company.

US Oil Firms Use Shale Know-How To Revitalize Old Oilfields
Thursday, June 14, 2018 Among vineyards and cow pastures in east Texas last month, roughnecks started to drill in an oilfield that is 25 years past its production peak.

Texas Oil Port to Raise $300MM for Work to Handle US Shale Export Boom
Friday, June 15, 2018 Port officials are expected to consider $300 million in financing that would prepare the country's largest oil-export port to handle a surge in US shale production over the next five years.

Analyst: Oil and Gas Taking Page from 'Big Pharma' Playbook
Thursday, June 14, 2018 What do the oil and gas industry and 'Big Pharma' have in common these days?

Russia: OPEC And Allies Could Hike Output Gradually From July
Thursday, June 14, 2018 OPEC and its allies could agree to gradually increase oil production starting from July 1, the Russian energy minister says.

Russia and Saudi Arabia Pursue OPEC Deal at World Cup Meeting
Wednesday, June 13, 2018 Vladimir Putin and and Mohammed bin Salman will discuss how to boost oil production while maintaining their petro-alliance when they meet.

Sources: Saudi Arabia Plans Leaders' Summit this Year for OPEC, Allies
Friday, June 15, 2018 Saudi Arabia plans to host a leaders' oil summit later this year for OPEC and non-OPEC countries participating in a supply cut pact, two sources familiar with the matter said.

BLOG: There's No 'Silver Bullet' With Produced Water
Thursday, June 14, 2018 Mobile tech supplements - but does not replace - water management processes used in waterflood enhanced oil recovery.

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Shale Country Dangles 100% Pay Raises as Labor Market Runs Dry
Wednesday, June 06, 2018 The mayor of Midland, Texas is being whipsawed by the latest Permian boom.

Oil Boom Bottleneck Costs Permian Investors $1B a Day
Thursday, June 07, 2018 More than $1B a day. That's how much value a Permian pipeline crunch wiped out from the explorers most focused on the booming shale region in two weeks.

UK Unions Condemn Current Shift Rota
Tuesday, June 12, 2018 Unite and RMT, which represent energy workers in the UK, condemn the 3-week-on three-week-off shift rota.

Survey: Salary More Important to N. America Oil, Gas Workers
Wednesday, June 13, 2018 Rigzone's Ideal Employer Survey reveals how North America respondents' values at work differ from other respondents.

Trump Renews Twitter Assault on OPEC
Wednesday, June 13, 2018 Trump pushes the case for lower oil prices a week before the cartel meets to set production policy.

How to Be Indispensable at An Oil, Gas Company
Friday, June 15, 2018 BP, Repsol and Ineos outline how you can become indispensable at your company.

US Oil Firms Use Shale Know-How To Revitalize Old Oilfields
Thursday, June 14, 2018 Among vineyards and cow pastures in east Texas last month, roughnecks started to drill in an oilfield that is 25 years past its production peak.

Optimizing Brownfields Could Drive Upstream Innovation
Monday, June 11, 2018 Check out Rigzone survey respondents' choices for the Top 10 most innovative oil and gas companies!

Equinor Makes 'Commercial' North Sea Discovery
Friday, June 08, 2018 Equinor Energy AS, operator of production license 167, discovers oil at wildcat well 16/1-29 S in the central part of the North Sea.

NHV Secures North Sea Helicopter Services Contract with Dana Petroleum
Thursday, June 07, 2018 NHV Group secures a new long-term contract with Dana Petroleum for the provision of helicopter services to the oil and gas firm's central and northern North Sea assets.

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Top 10 Drilling Contractors Oil, Gas Professionals Want to Work For
Tuesday, May 22, 2018 Rigzone outlines the top 10 drilling contractors oil and gas professionals want to work for, according to its latest Ideal Employer Survey.

Rigzone Survey Reveals Top Picks for Oilfield Service Companies
Tuesday, June 05, 2018 Respondents reveal who their ideal oilfield service employer would be in latest poll.

Ideal Employer Survey: The Top 10 National Oil Companies
Tuesday, May 29, 2018 Find out which NOCs Rigzone respondents think are tops.

Shale Country Dangles 100% Pay Raises as Labor Market Runs Dry
Wednesday, June 06, 2018 The mayor of Midland, Texas is being whipsawed by the latest Permian boom.

Oil Boom Bottleneck Costs Permian Investors $1B a Day
Thursday, June 07, 2018 More than $1B a day. That's how much value a Permian pipeline crunch wiped out from the explorers most focused on the booming shale region in two weeks.

Oil Plunges Most in 11 Months as Saudis Hint Taps Will Open Up
Friday, May 25, 2018 Oil prices fell the most in 11 months in New York as Saudi Arabia said it expects OPEC and its partners to boost supplies.

UK Unions Condemn Current Shift Rota
Tuesday, June 12, 2018 Unite and RMT, which represent energy workers in the UK, condemn the 3-week-on three-week-off shift rota.

Under Pressure From Trump, Saudis Put Brakes on Oil's Rally
Friday, May 25, 2018 The world's largest oil exporter just made quite a policy swerve.

The Top Independents Oil, Gas Professionals Want to Work For
Thursday, May 31, 2018 Rigzone outlines the top 10 independent oil, gas companies.

Report: Hiring and Salary Outlook for E&P is Positive
Wednesday, May 30, 2018 Recruiting specialist remarks on the current hiring climate for exploration and production workers and discusses their income potential.