drilling

Siberian winters of minus 45 degrees and hungry bears are ‘business as usual’ for Farid Sharipov

September 10, 2018 - cmulder

Farid Sharipov, the Night Drilling Supervisor of the Salym Petroleum Development, enjoys working in the challenging conditions of Western Siberia, even though winter temperatures of minus 45 degrees and hungry bears coming out of hibernation are not unusual. Read More
We survive in Stavanger: Living in the Energy Capital

October 16, 2017 - sblad

Stavanger is Europe’s Oil and Gas capital. The main source of income for the locals comes from working in the petroleum industry. Stavanger is home to 35 Oil and Gas companies that specialise in oilfield service and technology. With the world’s major oil fields just off its coast, it’s no wonder that Norway is the largest producer of Oil & Gas outside the Middle East. Read More
OTC continues to be the driving force for technology and innovation in the global oil & gas industries

May 10, 2017 - sblad

Last week, more than 64,700 attendees gathered at the NRG Park in Houston, Texas for the annual OTC conference. The 49th edition of the conference saw 2,470 companies assemble on the exhibition floor, from 43 different countries. Read More
"Using different ideas to solve one problem." Discoveries of a Senior Drilling Engineer.

February 26, 2015 - sblad

Teaching the Basics After leaving university in 1999, Per Atle Flytlie was a substitute teacher at the Godalen High school in Norway, awaiting an upswing in the oil industry. Within one year Per Atle changed his career for good, and became a part of the offshore industry, working his way up to his current position as a Senior Drilling Engineer (SDE). Read More