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DNV GL on the Future of Transportation at the Oslo Energy Forum

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Category: Automobile / Transport

What’s the future of transportation? Will it continue to be an important enabler of economic growth, and what form will it take? DNV GL Group President and CEO Remi Eriksen explored trends such as alternative fuels, information technology, the need for new infrastructure and more in his speech to the 2016 Oslo Energy Forum in […]

Source: DNV GL

Published: December 16, 2018


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Halliburton Cuts Another 5,000 Jobs

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Category: Energy

The shrinking of the oil industry picked up speed this week after Halliburton Co. announced it’s cutting another 5,000 workers, or 8 percent of its remaining global workforce, to survive a lengthening crude market downturn. The world’s second-largest oilfield services provider said last month it cut nearly 4,000 jobs in the final three months of […]

Source: Bloomberg

Published: December 16, 2018


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Norway’s Energy Minister Charts Course for Country’s Oil & Gas Sector

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Category: Energy

HOUSTON – While acknowledging that his country’s E&P activity has been significantly impacted by low oil prices, Norwegian Minister of Petroleum and Energy Tord Lien insisted that Norway’s industry will persevere, and he touted the sector’s longer-term attributes. Speaking to a crowd of invited guests at the Norwegian consulate in Houston on Monday, Lien said […]

Source: World Oil

Published: December 16, 2018


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GE, Statoil Ink Agreement for Future Subsea Projects

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Category: Energy

GE Oil & Gas has signed a Master Service Agreement with Statoil for new subsea projects that will enable GE to continue to support the international energy company’s value creation in a low oil price environment. The global agreement forms the basis for potential new contracts for subsea equipment and services on new projects and […]

Source: World Oil

Published: December 16, 2018


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NUPI leder TTIP-prosjekt

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Category: Trade

Sammen med flere andre forskningsmiljøer skal NUPI analysere konsekvensene en frihandelsavtale mellom EU og USA kan få for Norge. NUPI vil sammen med andre forskningsmiljøer i Norge og utlandet analysere virkningene for Norge av TTIP – Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership. Prosjektet har et budsjett på tre millioner kroner og ble utlyst av Nærings- og […]

Source: NUPI

Published: December 16, 2018


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