All articles by Molly Lempriere

  1. Not off our coast: the US states rejecting new offshore exploration

    In his budget proposal A New Foundation for American Greatness, US President Trump made good on his campaign promise to…
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    8 Nov
  2. Offshore oil: recovering from Harvey

    Hurricane Harvey caused major issues for the oil and gas industry in the Gulf of Mexico. As the industry begins…
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    6 Nov
  3. In pictures: Prelude FLNG arrives

    Shell started construction of its newest FLNG ship, Prelude, in 2012 and officially completed it this summer. It was built…
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    30 Oct
  4. To repeal or not to repeal: Reviewing the US Well Control Rule

    The recent decision taken by Donald Trump to revise regulations implemented by Barack Obama did not come as much of…
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    14 Sep
  5. Cutting data waste from offshore plants

    As offshore operations become increasingly digitalised, vast amounts of data are collected and put to use with the hope of…
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    13 Sep
  6. Tracking oil leaks in real time

    Leaks from offshore oil rigs often go undetected for a long time, as even seemingly large quantities of oil are…
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    21 Aug
  7. Brent force: Shell’s Duncan Manning discusses decommissioning the iconic Brent field

    The Brent oil field in the North Sea neatly bookends the history of oil and gas production in the UK….
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    14 Aug
  8. Smart clothing for offshore workers

    After years of working in the oil and gas industry running safety drills and operations, Simon Lamont set up Iron…
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    3 Jul
  9. Japan’s flammable ice: second test extraction underway

    Japan is heavily reliant on foreign imports for its energy, with few reserves and most of its nuclear fleet still…
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    19 Jun
  10. A safe alternative to the seismic airgun

    Airguns have been an essential part of subsurface exploration in the oil and gas industry for over fifty years. By…
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    16 Jun