We are delighted to announce that Kirsty Clark has joined the Making Waves Marketing team as of 1st January, as Marketing Support. Please join with us in welcoming her, and if you have any queries about our services, please don’t hesitate to call her on the usual number: +44 1983 290744. … Read More
Beverley Smith, formerly VP of Exploration and Growth for BG Group, has been appointed as Director of POWERful Women. POWERful Women (PfW) is a professional initiative that exists to advance the leadership and development of women across the UK’s energy sector, celebrating the achievements of inspirational women, supporting and connecting women in their progression, providing practical tools and challenging and supporting energy companies in taking positive steps towards a balanced and diverse workforce.… Read More
Energy Software Intelligence Analytics (“ESIA”) is pleased to announce the completion of an exclusive licensing agreement with JSI Services Ltd (“JSI”). The agreement with JSI expands ESIA’s global analytical reach into the international upstream acquisition & divestment (“A&D”) market through the addition of JSI’s global coverage of deals and opportunities.… Read More
PETEX is well known for the excellent technical programme, and 2016 is no exception – and in fact may be the best ever. Aside from the main streams in the auditoria, there is the Exploration Theatre and on the exhibition floor itself, there is the Explore you Career Centre, including a number of workshops and keynotes given by Shell and R9 Energy Consultants.… Read More
A consortium led by Merlin Energy Resources Ltd and comprising; Riley Geoscience Ltd; Network Stratigraphic Consulting ltd; IGI Ltd; and G. Dunford Exploration Ltd has secured a €1.9 million contract from the Irish Petroleum Infrastructure Programme (PIP), which was set up by the Petroleum Affairs Division (PAD) in 1997., to complete an integrated chronostratigraphic, biostratigraphic and lithostratigraphic framework study of Offshore Ireland.… Read More
The Oil and Gas Authority (OGA) announced today it has launched its 29th Offshore Licensing Round, with more than 1,200 blocks on offer.
The move follows OGA’s attempt to support the maximisation of economic recovery (MER) from the UK Continental Shelf (UKCS).
“We recognise that market conditions are currently very difficult but nevertheless we have a shared goal of making the basin as attractive as possible for exploration,” OGA Chief Executive, Andy Samuel, said.… Read More
LONDON – Britain’s Oil & Gas Authority has awarded contracts to PGS and WesternGeco for the second government-funded seismic campaign to promote underexplored areas of the UK continental shelf (UKCS).
PGS and WesternGeco have won the £20-million ($26-million) contracts to acquire seismic data from the East Shetland Platform and South West Britain, respectively.… Read More
Energy Software Intelligence Analytics (“ESIA”), a provider of strategic business intelligence and market research services is pleased to announce the appointment of Douglas Montgomery as a non-executive director.
Mr Montgomery was formerly global head of sales and an executive director for Wood Mackenzie. He worked with Wood Mackenzie for over 28 years leading the company through a management buy-out from Deutsche Bank in 2001 and throughout a period of exponential growth, with multiple private equity transactions, through to the eventual sale to Verisk Analytics in 2015.… Read More
Merlin Energy is pleased to announce that as of 1st July 2016, Merlin Energy Resources Ltd became an employee owned company, joining the ranks of other successful employee–owned organisations including John Lewis and ARUP.
The transition to employee ownership coincides with Employee Ownership (EO) Day, celebrated by organisations across the UK and championed by the Employee Ownership Association.… Read More
Proxy advisory firm Glass Lewis recommends EMC shareholders vote “FOR” proposed EMC and Dell combination
EMC Special Meeting of Shareholders to be held on July 19, 2016.
EMC Corporation (NYSE:EMC) today announced that Glass Lewis, an independent proxy advisory firm, has recommended that EMC shareholders vote “FOR” the proposal to approve the merger agreement among Denali Holding Inc., Dell Inc., Universal Acquisition Co., and EMC, and “FOR” the other two proposals described in EMC’s proxy statement relating to the company’s Special Meeting of Shareholders to be held on July 19, 2016.… Read More