A webinar set for 27 September will take a close look at the emerging use of unmanned aerial systems in the oil and gas industry. Balaji Ramachandran, who works in the Geomatics Program in the Department of Applied Sciences at Nicholls, will speak on the new breed of remote sensing platforms.
Emerging physical, financial, and virtual risks pose an ever-greater threat to the security and supply of energy. The transformation of markets and business models, driven by climate-change policy commitments, are putting unprecedented strain on the energy sector at a critical time, says a new World Energy Council report.
Health, safety, and environment professionals in the oil and gas industry will meet next month in Ghana for the SPE African Health, Safety, Security, Environment, and Social Responsibility Conference and Exhibition. The conference will be held 4–6 October at the Mövenpick Ambassador Hotel in Accra with the theme “Guided by History, Shaping the Future; Protecting People and the Environment in Africa.”