Top five oil producing countries: which will top the table?

Oil is a valuable commodity. In 2013 annual production was valued at almost $450 billion, with the supporting infrastructure to produce, refine and distribute oil valued at more than a trillion dollars. New extraction technologies are sure to impact the production levels of countries in the future, but which nations currently produce the most crude…

What do oil and gas companies value most?

Falling oil prices and reductions in drilling activity have led to an uncertain path for exploration and production companies. Has the change in activity affected industry attitudes towards procurement? According to a survey conducted on behalf of Trelleborg’s oil and marine operation, value, lifecycle and durability as a purchase priority, are the fundamentals oil and…

Why do companies choose to flare natural gas?

  A gas flare – also known as a flare stack – is a gas combustion device used in industrial plants such as petroleum refineries, chemical plants, and natural gas processing plants and at oil or gas production sites. The flame at the top of an oil rig is an iconic image for the Oil & Gas Industry, yet few people…

The ultimate icebreaker

Challenges incl. ice build-up on the transducers required a custom solution for this multinational energy corporation.   Complete the form below to download the PDF: The link to the download will be emailed to you shortly. Please check your spam folder, or contact info@fluenta.com for further assistance. Name (required) Email Address (required) Tick here if…

An IoT framework for gas measurement

How can operators use IoT and enabled devices to optimise business processes, achieve savings, and reduce emissions?   Complete the form below to download the PDF: The link to the download will be emailed to you shortly. Please check your spam folder, or contact info@fluenta.com for further assistance. Name (required) Email Address (required) Tick here…

When taking a chance pays off

A multinational chemicals company required a reliable low-maintenance technology to replace their existing solution.   Complete the form below to download the PDF: The link to the download will be emailed to you shortly. Please check your spam folder, or contact info@fluenta.com for further assistance. Name (required) Email Address (required) Tick here if you would…

EPA halts Oil & Gas Industry enquiry

  The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has announced it is withdrawing its request for operators of existing oil and gas wells to provide extensive equipment and emissions information – undermining another climate change initiative kick-started by the Obama administration. The request for emissions information In March 2016 the Obama Administration and EPA announced new regulation to help reduce…

Paying the price for emissions: Singapore’s carbon tax

  Monday’s announcement that a carbon tax on direct emitters is to be introduced from 2019 shows that Singapore, Asia’s main oil trading hub, could be moving towards a longer-term future dominated by cleaner technology and resources.   What is the Singapore carbon tax? The Singapore Carbon tax illustrates Asia’s move towards curbing greenhouse gas…