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29 March 2016

YPF, Pluspetrol and ANCAP have been chosen to lead the Association of Oil and Gas Companies in Latin America and the Caribbean

The Regional Association of Oil, Gas and Biofuels Sector in Latin America and the Caribbean (ARPEL) has elected new authorities. Carlos Colo, Executive Exploration and Development Manager at YPF, will occupy the highest position of ...

28 March 2016

ARPEL Manual updated edition for pipeline integrity management

The Regional Association of Oil, Gas and Biofuels Sector Companies in Latin America and the Caribbean  (ARPEL) launched the second edition of the  “ARPEL Reference Manual for Pipeline Integrity Management”, which was developed by technicians ...

27 March 2016

ARPEL Annual Report 2015

ARPEL Annual Report 2015 presents the main actions and progress achieved by the Association to foster the sustainable development of the oil and gas sector in the region. In 2015, ARPEL celebrated its 50th Anniversary, ...

15 March 2016

ARPEL and the Industrial Cybersecurity Center of Spain signed technical cooperation agreement

The Regional Association of Oil, Gas and Biofuels Sector Companies in Latin America and the Caribbean (ARPEL) and the Industrial Cybersecurity Center of Spain signed a cooperation agreement with the purpose of fostering joint dissemination, ...

14 March 2016

ARPEL together with IAPG provided a training course on oil spills response oriented to operators and governments

The Regional Association of Oil, Gas and Biofuels Sector Companies in Latin America and the Caribbean  (ARPEL) carried out with the Instituto Argentino del Petróleo y del Gas (IAPG) a new edition of the course ...

17 February 2016

YPF Industrial Complex La Plata obtained ISO 50001 international certification for chemical production

The YPF Industrial Complex La Plata recently obtained the ISO 50001 international certification in the field of Management of Chemical Production after successfully implement its energy management system for the Aromatics, Olefins, Pib/Maleic and Auxiliary ...

25 January 2016

Process safety in upstream will be the topic of the 87th ARPEL Experts Level Meeting in Bogota

The large increase of upstream operators in Latin America and the Caribbean, the development of offshore operations, the need to advance in the normative and regulatory framework and to raise operational standards, the need to ...

21 December 2015

Significant improvement in safety performance in the oil and gas sector, according to ARPEL Report

Montevideo, December 21, 2015. In the past ten years, the safety performance of oil and gas companies in Latin America and the Caribbean has shown a significant improvement throughout the value chain. This conclusion is ...