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Understanding galvanic corrosion

Galvanic corrosion is a corrosion attack that occurs when two chemically different metals are in electrical contact within a corrosive environment. Michael Harkin, President of FeO, discusses further.



WisdomTree questions oil price future

Oil prices could touch highs last seen in April when the Organisation of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (Opec) convenes its next meeting in Vienna on 25 May, WisdomTree’s Nizam Hamid has said.

Talos Energy spuds Zama-1 well

Premier has announced that the Zama-1 exploration well in Block 7 in the shallow water Sureste Basin, offshore Mexico has been spudded.

 

Quad 204 production begins

BP has announced first oil from the redeveloped Schiehallion Area, following completion of the multi-billion-pound Quad 204 project.

NDT Global makes senior appointments

NDT Global has announced two senior appointments – Aogan O'hAolain as Chief Financial Officer and Diarmuid Leahy as Chief People Officer.

 

Gazprom in pact with NCG

Russia’s Gazprom has apparently rejected sharing its resources on the Yamal Peninsula with domestic rival Novatek.


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JPRC issues UOP Zarqa contract

Jordan Petroleum Refinery Co. has awarded a technology supply contract to UOP, for the planned expansion of the kingdom’s sole refinery at Zarqa, close to Amman.

 
 
 
 
 
 

NEB looks to a responsible future

The National Energy Board of Canada is set to be modernised to ensure that the country’s resources are developed responsibly.

 
 
 
 
 

Sonardyne selected for AUV programme

Sonardyne’s marine robotics technology has been selected for use on an autonomous underwater vehicle that is being built for pipeline maintenance.

 
 

Toro reservoir gas 'confirmed'

Santos has announced further positive results from the Muruk 1 exploration well being drilled in the Papua New Guinea Highlands.

 

Heriot-Watt to support offshore training

A major funding package for the Institute of Petroleum Engineering (IPE) at Heriot-Watt University will directly support research and training for the future of the industry in UK offshore waters.

 
 
 

Meridian expands partnerships

Meridian Energy has announced it is expanding its engineering relationship with Vepica USA, Inc. and other engineering firms for the Davis Refinery.

 
 
 

Milan sees gas production start

Po Valley Energy has announced that testing of the primary production layers from the Bezzecca well east of Milan, Italy, is complete.

 

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