• Licence to Drill

    There is intense speculation surrounding the mammoth potential of the Arctic's hydrocarbon reserves and their future. This makes it easy to lose sight of the area's current developments. Alex Hawkes...

  • Will New Technology Improve Onshore Safety?

    Safety in offshore fields is the subject of much debate and research but those working at onshore facilities have received less attention. New research into the effects of chemical exposure...

  • Petrochina Invests in the Future

    China’s major oil companies are investing in big new projects to address the country’s growing energy shortage. Projects such as the construction of new LNG terminals present great opportunities for...

  • Turner Designs Understands Hydrocarbons Monitoring

    The removal of hydrocarbon and oil from water requires constant online attention using specialised monitoring equipment. Alex Hawkes investigates whether companies are fully utilising today’s technology.

  • Exploiting the Caspian

    Dr Gareth Evans explores the Caspian sea and asks what this could mean for future balance of hydrocarbon wealth.