Category Archives: Industry News

API Issues Three New Integrity Management Standards for Offshore Natural Gas and Oil Production

Today, API published three new Integrity Management (IM) standards to ensure the continued reliable and efficient operation of offshore floating production platforms, including facilities designed to produce natural gas and oil, and export liquefied natural gas (LNG).  “We continuously publish and revise standards to make offshore natural gas and oil…

Hrabar Joins KLJ as Vice President of Energy and Natural Resources

Engineering firm, KLJ, is pleased to share that Craig Hrabar has joined the company as the Vice President of Energy and Natural Resources. In this role he is responsible for driving growth within the division including oil and gas, power, and telecommunications markets. For more than 25 years, Hrabar has…

Nebraska Supreme Court Affirms Keystone XL route approval

TC Energy Corporation (TSX, NYSE: TRP) today announced the Nebraska Supreme Court has affirmed the November 2017 decision by the Nebraska Public Service Commission that approved the Keystone XL Pipeline route through the state. “The Supreme Court decision is another important step as we advance towards building this vital energy…

API Issues New Standard to Further Worker Safety and Protection of the Environment

Yesterday, the American Petroleum Institute issued a new technical report to aid oil and natural gas companies in selecting the right materials for bolting, a key to safe and reliable operations. “Proper selection of bolting materials used in oil and natural gas exploration and production is vital to the safety…

SwRI receives $3 million in DOE funding for oxy-fuel combustion pilot plant project

Power generation process captures almost all potentially harmful CO2 emissions Southwest Research Institute has been selected by the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) to design a large-scale flameless pressurized oxy-fuel combustion pilot plant. DOE is providing nearly $3 million in funding, with an additional $760,658 from industry collaborators Itea, Sargent &…

Hess reports estimated results for the second quarter of 2019

Hess Corporation (NYSE: HES) today reported a net loss of $6 million, or $0.02 per common share, in the second quarter of 2019, compared with a net loss of $130 million, or $0.48 per common share, in the second quarter of 2018. On an adjusted basis, the corporation reported a…