Published 9th June 2017
Gas-Friendly Federal Budget
Gas and pipelines were some of the big winners to come out of the recent “gas-friendly” federal budget with several measures proposed both to increase the amount of domestic gas available and improve its distribution nationally.
The Government has allocated $5.2 million to a cost-benefit analysis study into the construction of gas pipelines from the Northern Territory and Western Australia to the east coast, through the Moomba hub in South Australia. ........READ MORE
Exploring PwCs 20th CEO Survey
A global survey has revealed that Oil and Gas companies are shifting from the management of growth to the management of risk, and that new technologies and digitalization are critical to driving costs down.
Professional services firm PwC published their 20th CEO survey earlier this year,........READ MORE
May Breakfast wrap up: regulation overhaul to create opportunities for the WA Oil and Gas industry
Mines and Petroleum Minister Bill Johnston pledged during a speech at the Petroleum Club of WA’s May industry breakfast to streamline and modernise industry regulations as the new McGowan Government seeks to leverage opportunities and relations with Asian neighbours.
"Times have been quite difficult in the resource sector, but we are .....READ MORE
Member under the Microscope
Family man and footy fan Richard Stocker is all for having fun outside of the workplace, but during office hours he works tirelessly to reduce failures, increase asset life and maintain the hydrocarbon envelope.
“I started off my career by completing two traineeships. The first in Engineering with ALS Industrial and the second with Wesfarmers CSBP in Process Plant Operations,” said Stocker....READ MORE
Decommissioning has potential to be Australia’s next oil and gas boom
The upcoming decommissioning wave represents a perfect ‘greenfield’ opportunity for Australia’s oil and gas industry to apply innovative thinking, new technologies, new workforce skills and collaborative approaches, according to a new report ‘Decommissioning: The next wave of opportunity in Australian oil and gas’ from leading professional services firm Deloitte......