Leadership is a word and concept that is used in abundance throughout our industry, but often without any real knowledge of what it is actually referring to. Part of this difficulty lies in the fact that there is no common, agreed definition of ‘leadership’, and also that situation has an impact on leadership - what will lead to effective leadership in one situation may be disastrous in another.
Perth based Pancontinental Oil and Gas is entering a busy second half of 2018, with the spud of the highly anticipated Cormorant-1 well in offshore Nambia. The company also has interests in the Walyering Field in the Peth Basin, and gas production and development interests in the United States’ Sacramento Basin.
The world was a different place when Colin Briede entered the workforce. To start as a Deck Cadet with Blue Star Line in 1972, all Colin needed was a pass score from an eyesight test, proof he wasn’t colour blind and a tick from a doctor that stated he was in sound physical shape.
Using simple techniques to explain a complex industry
The oil and gas industry can seem pretty daunting for uninitiated. In fact, measuring a whopping 1.26 trillion US dollars in 2013 alone, the industry can still seem pretty daunting for the initiated too.
The Mines and Petroleum and Commerce and Industrial Relations Minister, Mr Bill Johnston, announced the release of an updated draft FIFO code of practice, which is aimed at promoting and maintain the mental health of fly-in fly-out (FIFO) workers in Australia.