The Texas operation will close between late 2019 and 2020, according to the spokesman, who called the decision “difficult.”

Chevron made several leadership changes on Dec. 10 including naming Dale Walsh as the company’s next vice president of corporate affairs and Navin Mahajan as vice president and treasurer.

QEP Taps Cobalt Top Exec To Succeed Outgoing CEO Charles Stanley

Timothy Cutt, who most recently served as CEO of Cobalt International Energy, will join QEP Resources to serve as president and CEO of the pure-play Permian Basin company.

Shell, the largest foreign investor in Nigeria, said in a statement to Reuters that it had completed an internal review of the OML 42 sale process and other deals Peter Robinson, a former vice president for sub-Saharan Africa, was involved in, and it concluded his only violation was related to OML 42.

David Crombie, who previously served as president of completion solutions and executive vice president, brings over two decades of experience to his latest role as COO at Nine Energy Service.

Knut Eriksen has been named as Kreuz Subsea’s first independent non-executive director.

Forum Energy Technologies Inc. (NYSE: FET) has named C. Christopher Gaut as CEO of the company by the board of directors to replace Prady Iyyanki, the company said Dec. 3.

‘It’s not about what we get; it’s about how we get it and how we use it,’ Plank once said.

Staff at state oil firm NOC told Reuters that small protests had erupted at nine oil and gas fields and some ports in recent months, mainly among workers left waiting for promised pay rises as inflation and a weak currency erode living standards.

Hart, who previously served as interim CFO following the resignation of Jon McKenzie earlier this year, joined the company in 2010.

Brazilian President-elect Jair Bolsonaro, a former army captain, tweeted the appointment of the first Navy official to his cabinet, Bento Costa Lima Leite de Albuquerque Junior, who heads the Navy's nuclear and technology development program.

Kenneth W. “Ken” Boedeker and David W. Trice are taking on different roles at EOG Resources.