Environment

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Cyber Security Practices in the Oil and Gas Industry Cyber Security Practices in the Oil and Gas Industry Cyber Security Practices in the Oil and Gas Industry Cyber Security Practices in the Oil and Gas Industry


The oil and gas industry is facing complex challenges on various fronts. Cyber security is a key concern in the oil and gas industry.

Mobile Tools: A Disruptive Technology for Oil & Gas Operations Mobile Tools: A Disruptive Technology for Oil & Gas Operations Mobile Tools: A Disruptive Technology for Oil & Gas Operations Mobile Tools: A Disruptive Technology for Oil & Gas Operations


All major oil & gas organizations have embraced mobile technology, though initially some had apprehension about it from a safety and...

Gas Hydrates: Untapped Fossil Energy Gas Hydrates: Untapped Fossil Energy Gas Hydrates: Untapped Fossil Energy Gas Hydrates: Untapped Fossil Energy


This article discusses the emerging alternate source of energy called gas hydrates, which are composed of water and methane. The...

Oil Sands: An Emerging Black Gold Oil Sands: An Emerging Black Gold Oil Sands: An Emerging Black Gold Oil Sands: An Emerging Black Gold


Oil sands are a potential source of hydrocarbon based products such as heavy crude oil, heavy bituminous base oil, etc. Oil sands are a...

How Hydrocarbon Reservoirs Are Formed: The Rock Cycle How Hydrocarbon Reservoirs Are Formed: The Rock Cycle How Hydrocarbon Reservoirs Are Formed: The Rock Cycle How Hydrocarbon Reservoirs Are Formed: The Rock Cycle


Rocks are constantly being changed from one igneous to sedimentary to metamorphic. The oil and gas industry is most concerned with...

Oil well hydraulic fracturing fracking rig in a field. Oil well hydraulic fracturing fracking rig in a field. Oil well hydraulic fracturing fracking rig in a field. Oil well hydraulic fracturing fracking rig in a field.


Fracking is projected as a menace despite proving its worth as an excellent drilling technique to increase shale production. In this...

Understanding Reservoir Drive Mechanisms Understanding Reservoir Drive Mechanisms Understanding Reservoir Drive Mechanisms Understanding Reservoir Drive Mechanisms


Any method of recovery must recognize the rock and fluid properties and available drive mechanisms present in the reservoir. As we search...