How Deep Do We Drill for Oil?
June 26, 2017

Whether directly or indirectly, we all have contact with oil in one way or another. Whether it’s about getting hot water in our homes or fuel in our vehicles, oil is a part of our daily lives. It will be … Continue reading

What Would Life Be Like Without Oil?
June 16, 2017

Okay, so an apocalyptic view of deteriorating cities might be a little drastic… but there are many things that we use in our daily lives without giving them a second thought. Oil is something that has become a significant part … Continue reading

Study highlights potential for offshore oil production in the Atlantic
January 6, 2014

The American Petroleum Institute (API) is calling attention to a new study that explores the potential benefits of expanding oil and gas development in the Atlantic Outer Continental Shelf. Continue reading

Russia cuts taxes to free up capital for investment in oil production equipment
January 3, 2014

Russian lawmakers and President Vladimir Putin recently approved legislation that will reduce the amount of taxes companies must pay to operate oil and gas wells in the country. Continue reading

Cost of crude oil continues to be largest factor in gasoline prices
January 3, 2014

Multiple factors influence the cost of gasoline, but the market price of crude oil is the most important. Continue reading

Warren Buffett bets on oil production equipment
December 31, 2013

Famed investor Warren Buffett recently made a billion-dollar bet that the market for oil production equipment and related infrastructure will remain strong. Continue reading

Government supports increased oil production
December 31, 2013

Despite the boom in oil production, the current administration is pushing for an even higher output, which would help bolster energy security. Continue reading

University of Houston encourages graduates to ‘Focus on Energy’
December 27, 2013

Last month, the University of Houston hosted its first “Focus on Energy” event for graduate students. Continue reading

Oil drilling provides generous bounty to Texas economy
December 24, 2013

The recent oil boom has proved to be a fantastic gift to the Texas economy at large.  Continue reading

Is the digital oilfield the future of the industry?
December 23, 2013

Sophisticated technological solutions are increasingly critical to the completion of daily operations in many industries. In the oil and gas sector, companies will need to implement a combination of digital and mechanical technologies to remain competitive. Continue reading