Tilenga Project: Government to conduct public oil hearings

Government has accepted to hold two public hearings over the Environmental and Social Impact Assessment (ESIA) report for the Tilenga oil project. The public is hereby notified that the Petroleum Authority of Uganda (PAU) has been requested by the National Environment Management Authority (NEMA) to hold public hearings for the Environmental and Social impact Assessment […]

Wood Group PSN

Wood Group is an international energy services company comprising three businesses – Wood Group PSN, Engineering, and Wood Group GTS – providing a range of engineering, production support, maintenance management and industrial gas turbine overhaul and repair services to the oil and gas and power generation industries worldwide. Wood Group PSN was established in April […]


Schlumberger is the world’s largest oilfield services provider, with reported revenues of US$ 39.54 billion and net income of US$ 4.97 billion in 2011. The company was founded in 1926 by two French brothers and employs more than 115,000 people in approximately 85 countries. Schlumberger has three principal offices in Houston, Paris and the Hague.  […]

OGEC Cracow

Oil and Gas Exploration Company Cracow plc was founded in Poland in 1946. It has since grown from servicing the Polish oil industry to partnering with oil companies across Europe, the Middle East, Africa and Asia. An engineering, procurement and contracting firm, OGEC conducts exploration drilling with rigs that are hired out to oil companies, […]


Incorporated in the United States in 1919, Halliburton is a global oilfield service provider with operations in more than 80 countries and over 70,000 employees worldwide.  Halliburton has dual headquarters located in Houston and in Dubai and is listed on the New York Stock Exchange.  In 2011 it reported revenues of US$ 28.83 billion and net income of […]

Baker Hughes

Headquartered in Houston, USA, and currently operating in over 90 countries, Baker Hughes is one of the world’s largest oilfield services companies. It provides oil operators all over the world with technical expertise and specialised equipment for a wide range of onshore and offshore projects.  In the three months ending June 29, 2012, the company […]

AOS Orwell

AOS Orwell is the only African oilfield services provider in the entire African continent. It was established in 2011 through the merger of two Nigerian companies, AOS and Orwell, which previously dealt in different aspects of oilfield services. The merger pooled their areas of specialisation, allowing for expansion through provision of more comprehensive services—although it […]