Today, I’m trying to spend less time listening to talks and more time wandering the floor of the Offshore Technology Conference. My first stop was to see a demo of IPT Global’s SureTec program for testing blowout preventers. More »
Federal regulators are vetting Shell’s plans to drill 10 wells in Arctic waters near Alaska ahead of planned testing of oil spill response equipment later this year. Shell still has to convince regulators that it can contain oil and gas in case of a blown out well in the Beaufort and Chukchi seas. More »
China’s growing demand for oil will fuel investments in offshore fossil fuel production and lead to growth in the country’s own related industries, speakers at the Offshore Technology Conference in Houston said Tuesday morning. More »
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