Oil prices, measured in West Texas crude oil, are expected to average $67 per barrel in 2007 and $71 in 2008, while natural gas prices are expected to average $7.30 per thousand cubic feet this …Read full article » United Arab Emirates: Sunday, November 11 - 2007 @ 07:55
The energy industry is combining cutting-edge technologies and best practices in order to maximise its development of resources, according to experts set to meet in Dubai next month at the International Petroleum Technology Conference (IPTC).
Over …Read full article » United Arab Emirates: Sunday, November 18 - 2007 @ 10:01
With 1,128 papers submitted, the highest amount ever to be received in the history of the IPTC, the programme committee selected nearly 600 papers, representing 130 companies from 35 countries.
The select committee, which …Read full article » Qatar: Sunday, June 07 - 2009 @ 15:24
More than $200bn was invested in developing new energy projects around the world last year, according to a new study by leading consulting groups John Herold and Harrison Lovegrove.
The scope of the investment – …Read full article » United Arab Emirates: Wednesday, October 17 - 2007 @ 13:19
The global shift in foreign investments will be discussed by Eastern Hemisphere industry professionals at next month’s International Petroleum Technology Conference, who hope to increase daily production by improving and innovating production methods and by …Read full article » United Arab Emirates: Thursday, November 22 - 2007 @ 12:02
OPEC, a permanent inter-governmental organisation made up of 12 oil-exporting countries, helps to coordinate and unify petroleum policies, ensuring stabilisation of oil prices in international oil markets.
Its endorsement of IPTC is significant to …Read full article » Qatar: Monday, August 24 - 2009 @ 16:53
According to Leor Rotchild from the World Petroleum Council Youth Committee, the average age of an oil and gas employee is 50 years old and there will be an estimated 38% shortage of engineers and …Read full article » Qatar: Tuesday, November 24 - 2009 @ 14:00
Energy companies have responded to these challenges with a range of initiatives. Shell, whose representatives co-chair two of the IPTC subcommittees, is committed to reducing emissions by 50% by 2010. BP, whose executive Tony Hayward …Read full article » United Arab Emirates: Tuesday, November 20 - 2007 @ 12:46
Against the backdrop of the latest OPEC meeting, a packed agenda of technical sessions and panels dedicated to global industry issues unfolded. Delegates discussed a wide range of technical solutions designed to maximise sustainable energy …Read full article » United Arab Emirates: Thursday, December 06 - 2007 @ 13:29
Some of the world’s brightest final year undergraduates in science, engineering and geoscience field have been extended an invitation to attend the Conference, as part of the IPTC’s “Education Week”.
The objective of the week is …Read full article » United Arab Emirates: Sunday, October 21 - 2007 @ 10:48