Oil and Gas UK Publishes Workforce Report 2017

Energy Transition Group
Oil and Gas UK recently published its Workforce Report 2017, which provides demographics data to complement the employment figures published in its Economic Report 2017

Blowout Prevention System Events and Equipment Component Failures

Energy Transition Group
The Bureau of Transportation Statistics, which has been designated as the data repository for BSEE, has published its first report on “Blowout Prevention System Events and Equipment Component Failures.” The 2016 report, which includes data required to be reported by the Well Control Rule, covers the period when the rule went into effect on 28th July to 31st December, 2016.

Molecule order in polymer chains controlled

Materials World magazine
Researchers at Hiroshima University have developed a method that regulates the order molecules take when they form long chain polymers. Kathryn Allen reports.

Where’s the next generation of packaging technologists?

Materials World magazine
At the Packaging Innovations 2017 event, held at Olympia, London, from 13-14 September, a range of companies and people gathered to dissect the latest developments in the industry. However, there was also a focus on the future, as Gary Peters reports.

Oil & gas inspections with Hadron Collider robots

Materials World magazine
Ross Robotics’ Philip Norman and Nick McCormick talk to Khai Trung Le about their collaborative modular robotics and imaging inspection system.