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New publication of ARPEL on bidding rounds for oil and gas exploration designed for governments and stakeholders

Taking into account that hydrocarbons will continue to be an important and strategic component in the energy matrix of the world, especially the countries in the region, the Regional Association of Oil, Gas and Biofuels ...

Update of ARPEL Reference Manual for Terminals Integrity Management

In order to achieve excellence in the operation of terminals and the care of the environment in the locations where activities are carried out, the Pipelines and Terminals Committee of the Regional Association of Oil, ...

Equión Energía: Pedestrian path for protection of life

In line with their corporate social responsibility values, the safety of neighbors is one of the highest priorities of Asociación Piedemonte and its companies Equión Energía (operator) and Ecopetrol S.A. This was evidenced by the ...

ARPEL honored Chevron, Ecopetrol, Equión and PCJ for their best performance in industrial safety

Chevron, Ecopetrol, Equión and Petroleum Corporation of Jamaica (PCJ) were recognized by the Regional Association of Oil, Gas and Biofuels Sector Companies in Latin America and the Caribbean (ARPEL) for their good performance in industrial ...

Schlumberger enters cooperation agreement to acquire 50% ownership in Spectrum’s Pelotas Multi- Client Seismic Program

OSLO, April 24 , 2015 – Multi-Client seismic specialists Spectrum announced today that it has entered into a cooperation agreement with Schlumberger, the world's leading provider of oilfield services to the upstream E&P industry, to ...

ARPEL presents Guidelines for Certification of Pipeline Operators

The Regional Association of Oil, Gas and Biofuels Sector Companies in Latin America and the Caribbean (ARPEL) presents its Guidelines for Certification of Pipeline Operators, developed by the Project Team for Certification of Pipeline Operators, ...

ARPEL launches Guidelines on Health Surveillance regarding Psychosocial Risk Factors

The Regional Association of Oil, Gas and Biofuels Sector Companies in Latin America and the Caribbean (ARPEL) launched the Guidelines on Health Surveillance regarding Psychosocial Risk Factors developed by the Occupational Health Project Team that ...

Ecopetrol receives patent for technology to counteract fuel theft

Piedecuesta, April 17 2015. Ecopetrol S.A. (BVC: ECOPETROL; NYSE: EC; TSX: ECP) reports that the Colombian Superintendence of Industry and Trade granted a patent for a system for plugging leaks in pipelines and fluid transport ...