REM IVANOVICH VYAKHIREV HERO OF THE USSR

June 23, 2019

Rem Ivanovich Vyakhirev was born on August 23, 1934 in Bolshaya Chernigovka, a rural area of the Kyubishev region now called ...

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SAND OUTER OUTER/BLACK VULTURE WELL HITS OIL AND GAS IN THE NORWEGIAN NORTH SEA

June 18, 2019

Equinor and its partners Ineos E&P and Faroe Petroleum have made an oil and gas discovery in exploration well Snadd Outer...

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ARTHUR LUBINSKI – MATHEMATICS TO DRILLING

June 16, 2019

Born in Antwerp, Belgium, and educated at the University of Brussels, Arthur Lubinski graduated in 1934 with the degree ingen...

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DISCOVERER 534 – FOURTY YEARS OF DEEPWATER

June 15, 2019

The Discoverer 534 was the sister ship of the famous world record breaker Discoverer Seven Seas. The Sonat Discovered class v...

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THE TROUBLED LIFE OF OFFSHORE LIFTING PIONEER PIETER SCHELTE HEEREMA

June 02, 2019

In November 2014 the world’s largest construction vessel was launched and named Pieter Schielte after Pieter Schelte Heerem...

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PAUL KOOMEY SET A WORLDWIDE STANDARD

May 26, 2019

Paul Koomey was born in Worcester, Massachusetts in 1927. He graduated from the University of Houston with a B.S. in Mechanic...

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SIGMUND BORGUNDVAAG FATHER OF THE MODERN SUPPLY VESSELS

May 19, 2019

In February 2014, Sigmund Borgundvaag, a Norwegian ship designer at Rolls-Royce, won a lifetime achievement award for his con...

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DIGBOI – THE FIRST OIL CITY OF INDIA

May 12, 2019

Decades before India's first oil find in Digboi, the earliest recorded reference of oil in India can be traced to Lieut. R Wi...

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APRIL 1951 – NORTH DAKOTA FIRST COMMERCIAL OIL

April 28, 2019

In the early years of the 20th century, numerous efforts were made to find oil and gas in various parts of North Dakota.
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