- OIL FROM THE LAND OF THE MIDNIGHT SUN. Coppock, Mike // American History;Oct2004, Vol. 39 Issue 4, p40
Highlights the building of the Trans-Alaska Pipeline, an 800-mile-long oil pipeline from the Arctic to the North Pacific from April 29, 1974 to July 20, 1977. People that helped made the pipeline a reality; Information on the consortium called the Alyeska Pipeline Service Company; Problems that...
- Alaska's Frustrating Freeze in Oil. // Time;7/26/1971, Vol. 98 Issue 4, p66
The article reports on the refusal of U.S. Department of Interior to grant the pipeline permit to one of the richest oil discoveries in Alaska until the requirements of the 1970 Environmental Protection Act are met. It focuses on the dismal situation of oil workers, transport facility, and...
- Untitled. // People Management;12/21/95, Vol. 1 Issue 25, p9
Presents a photograph of oil rig workers being trained in fire control which is first published in the Sunday Express and won Ian Bradshaw the industrial photographer of the year award in the Industrial Society and Texaco.
- Foreign oil workers returned to work at Algeria's In Amenas gas plant. // World Energy News;6/30/2014, p5
The article informs that foreign oil workers have started to come to work at Algeria In Amenas gas plant after the Islamist militant attack that killed 40 people about one and half year before.
- Requiem for the rig pig. Koch, George // Alberta Report / Newsmagazine;10/11/93, Vol. 20 Issue 43, p22
Focuses on rig workers, better educated, more safety conscious, and a lot harder to find. Current shortage of workers in a surging industry; Traditional roughneck drilling hands fading into myth; Required certificates from Petroleum Industry Training Service; All 19-day government funded PITS...
- Number of Employees, 1997. // National Petroleum News;Mid-Jul99, Vol. 91 Issue 8, p54
Highlights data showing the number of employees in various sectors of the United States petroleum industry in 1997. Mining and refining sectors; Transportation sector; Wholesale and retail staff.
- Pipeline Jobs Promised to Natives Under Section 29. Bonham Colby, Nicole A. // Alaska Business Monthly;Sep2007, Vol. 23 Issue 9, p100
The article focuses on the employment of at least 20 percent Alaska Native workforce on Alyeska Pipeline Service Co (APSC) major contractors as part of the Section 29 requirements of the federal Agreement and Grant of Right-of-Way for the trans-Alaska oil pipeline and the Alaska Native...
- Forging our fuel future. Roach, Simon // New Scientist;11/9/2013, Vol. 220 Issue 2942, p06
The article looks at the work of environmental specialists in the energy industries in climate change mitigation. A case study is offered of an environmental impact analysis conducted by British Petroleum (BP) scientist Michelle Horsfield and team of a planned detonation of an unexploded naval...
- The tide turns. LeBlanc, Leonard // Offshore;Sep95, Vol. 55 Issue 9, p5
Opinion. Comments on the shortage of staff among oil and gas firms. 1995 downsizing of skilled professionals; Elimination of their recruitment departments; Alliances with suppliers for manpower.