Working on an offshore oil rig is a hazardous job. Injuries can occur even when workers follow strict safety protocols. These health and safety tips for offshore oil rigs will keep all employees safe and reduce the number of accidents and injuries on an oil...

Some jobs are more industries that are more dangerous than others, and the oil and gas industry is one of them. Many oilfield positions have risks, but a few of them are more hazardous than others. These are the five most dangerous oilfield professions. Derrick Operators This...

The oil and gas industry is a diverse business with plenty of job opportunities. One of the great things about this field of work is that it provides good pay, you can find work just about anywhere, and it’s interesting. There are various positions to...

The gas and oil industry is always shifting as the world changes. The focus is turning to reinvention, becoming a technology-forward and purpose-driven industry. Let’s explore four gas and oil trends you’ll find in 2023. A Bit of Reinvention Oil and gas companies are looking to reinvent...

Adaptation has been the name of the game for the oil field industry, with companies continually searching for ways to do the job safer and more efficiently. The tools used to manage field resources in oil field services seem to lag behind. Using mobility solutions can help bring these services into the 21st century. Let’s explore how mobility is modernizing oil field services.

Every oilfield needs adequate light to function through the night. Performing maintenance on your light towers will help ensure they’re in tip-top shape. These are three tips for maintaining your oilfield light tower. Protect Equipment From Outdoor Elements Rain, snow, sleet, and wind can all damage your...

Texas hasn’t been the same since Spindletop erupted in 1901, but how did we get to where we are today? The oil industry boomed and gave way to the roughneck life, and we’ll take a closer look at the history. Are they still around today?...

Do you have concerns about the lighting on your oilfield operations? Some hazards come from inadequate lighting on the job site. You can also expose yourself to harmful materials without using LED lighting. These are three ways LED lighting improves safety for oilfield operations. LED Lighting...

Officials proposed the Keystone XL Pipeline project in 2008. The tar sands pipeline would run from Canada to Nebraska. Opponents fought against this endeavor from the moment it was presented, and the project was finally nixed when President Biden took office. Let’s look at what...

Geologists are some of the most underrated people today. Without them, we wouldn’t understand much of what goes on under the Earth’s surface. Additionally, the oil and gas industries would look entirely different. This piece explains why no one should underestimate the importance of geology...

Oilfields aren’t exactly sanitary. Workers often come home covered in fuel, mud, and sweat. While it’s acceptable for employees to get messy, the oil supply itself must remain free of contaminants. Workers can achieve this goal by using oil catch tanks. This piece will describe...

Oil prices are volatile; they seem to ebb and flow on a dime. The question is, why? Oil is a precious commodity, and like any commodity, factors like access demand can impact how much oil manufacturers need to sell it for to make a profit....