John Ferguson became RMP’s president and CEO in May 2011 after the reorganization of Orleans Energy Ltd.

Since 2014, more than 200,000 jobs have been lost in the industry. Many of those experienced employees have called it quits for good.

Heavey will be replaced as CEO by COO Paul McDade after the company's annual general meeting on April 26 when Heavey will become chairman for a maximum of two years.

S-92 flights were also stopped on the other side of the North Sea, in Britain, with Royal Dutch Shell Plc saying it was working on alternative flight provision, Reuters reported.

MicroSeismic also said its board elected William B. (Bill) Barker as vice president of analysis, and Eric Bourdages as vice president of operations.

Niels Espeland has worked in the international oilfield service industry for more than 35 years.

Jakub Korczak joined the company, which owns and operates projects in Tunisia and Romania, in 2009. 

Tullow Oil named Les Wood, vice president of finance and commercial, as interim CFO as its finance chief Ian Springett takes an extended leave of absence for medical treatment.

Dingman was a director of Ford Motor Co. for 21 years, and then Time and Time Warner for 24 years, the Mellon Bank and Teekay Shipping, among other companies.

Isabel dos Santos says she was given the job because of her business acumen, and she has pledged to root out waste and corruption at a company that was struggling to stay afloat even before oil prices plunged.

Josh Young co-founded Houston-based Bison Interests LLC, and is portfolio manager there. Bison handles more than $65 million in oil and natural gas investments and currently owns more than 11.5 million RMP common shares.

Tillerson could face a rocky confirmation process, given concerns among both Democrats and Republicans about his ties to Russia.