June 30, 2015 04:56 PM
Hundreds of local employees will be impacted over the next 18 months by Chevron's decision to consolidate its Gulf operations in Covington ...
June 26, 2015 11:11 AM
About 76 more jobs will be claimed before the year's end, according to announcement issued this week on plans to close an oil and gas equipment plant in Broussard ...
May 26, 2015 05:44 PM
Fallout from the oil spill that left Gulf Coast beaches smeared with gooey tar balls and scared away visitors in 2010 is being credited, oddly, with something no one imagined back then: An increase in tourism in the region ...
May 20, 2015 10:32 AM
Oilfield services firm cites falling oil prices and declining rig counts for workforce reduction ...
May 19, 2015 04:46 PM
The U.S. Supreme Court has declined to hear an appeal of a case that could have had far-reaching implications for the oil and gas industry. Now, the matter is settled, says an attorney for the industry ...
May 6, 2015 10:54 AM
Benchmark U.S. crude jumped $1.14 to $61.54 a barrel on the New York Mercantile Exchange, but weak U.S. economic report sends stock market down ...
April 29, 2015 11:32 AM
The new facility houses the company’s Rental Tool Services and Fishing Services units and will serve Knight Oil Tools customers in the Mid-Continent Region and the Permian Basin in New Mexico and W. Texas ...
April 28, 2015 06:18 PM
The Houston-based Offshore Energy Center is teaching public- and private-school children in Acadiana about the industry this week ...
April 24, 2015 10:19 AM
Three environmental groups are asking federal agencies to make sure the public is involved in responses to a little known, decade-old oil leak in the Gulf of Mexico off Louisiana's coast ...
April 21, 2015 09:55 AM
State and federal officials overseeing $1 billion provided by BP PLC to spur recovery from the 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil spill said Monday that they're proposing another 10 projects totaling $134 million ...

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