Oil

Africa, Asia, Business, Energy, Energy Trading, Environment, Exploration and Production, Gas, Oil, Pipelines, Ports, Shipping, Technology, Transport

Madagascar plans to be the bunker fuel hub for Indian Ocean shipping.

One thing is clear the oil discovered in Madagascar, makes it an ideal fuel for the oceans ships, and should aid the country in its ambitions to be Africa’s Singapore.

Business, Energy, Gas, Middle East, North America, Oil

Is this the end of America’s fracking revolution?

Why the high profit margins that the oil industry enjoyed, are now at an end

USA flag and Iran flag
Gas, Liquid Natural Gas, Middle East, Oil, Petroleum Review, Pipelines, Ports

Dire straits

One third of the world’s
traded oil and a quarter of
its LNG passes through the
narrow Strait of Hormuz, the
strategic waterway linking
the Persian Gulf with the
Sea of Oman

headington pipeline
Energy, Gas, Oil, Pipeline Gas Journal, Pipelines, Technology

Smart Pipeline Technologies Boost Safety, Regulatory Compliance

The installation of new smart technologies including sensors means it is possible to better collect process and make decisions. For example, such monitoring can predict when equipment needs to be serviced, thus preventing a potential failure. Amongst the firms providing predictive maintenance services to the industry are IBM, C3 AI and MapR Technologies.

Innovation team drawing a new big project
Energy, Gas, Investment, Oil, Rigzone

Investors Tightening the Screws on Oil, Gas Acquisitions

M&A activity in oil and gas has almost ground to a halt after a flurry of deals last autumn