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26-Aug-2015
IPIECA will be at The SPE Offshore Europe conference and exhibition, which will take place in Aberdeen from 8 – 11 September. The biennial conference will bring together the upstream oil and gas industry to discuss advancements in technology and innovation with a focus on the importance of encouraging the next generation of talent to deliver this. IPIECA Vice Chair Liz Rogers (BP)...
20-Aug-2015
World Water Week will be held from 23-28 August in Stockholm, Sweden. IPIECA will attend and host an event titled Oil and Gas Sector Water Management: From now to 2030 on Monday, 24 August in room FH 300 from 14:00 – 15:30. All are welcome to attend. IPIECA Executive Director Brian Sullivan and IPIECA Water Working Group Chair Alistair Wyness (BP), will introduce and moderate the...
20-Aug-2015
Water case studies from BP and Repsol have been added to the Water section of the IPIECA website. BP’s case study focuses on water minimisation in refining at the Australian Kwinana Refinery. The programme aimed to minimise water usage and increase reuse, encourage usage of lower quality water instead of potable water wherever possible, and achieve zero discharge of process waste to...
17-Aug-2015
The IPIECA-IOGP Oil Spill Response Joint Industry Project (OSR-JIP) is holding two seminars to provide background on the work of the JIP and the associated Good Practice Guidance. They will also highlight some of the work being carried out on in-situ burning by the OSR-JIP, The American Petroleum Institute and the Arctic JIP. Members of IPIECA, The International...
10-Aug-2015
The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) and The Cross Sector Biodiversity Initiative (CSBI) have jointly launched Good Practices for the Collection of Biodiversity Baseline Data. The new Guide is based on a review and synthesis of various reports and guidance from Multilateral Financing Institutions (MFIs), government regulators, industry associations and non-...
03-Jul-2015
In 2007, IPIECA and the joint Health Committee of the International Association of Oil & Gas Producers (IOGP), co-published Health Performance Indicators - A guide for the oil and gas industry. This report lead to the production of two health leading performance indicator tools within individual companies, and were used to compare performance between different parts of a company and...
02-Jul-2015
IPIECA is pleased to announce the re-launch of the Marine Geospatial Bibliography (MGB). This free knowledge sharing platform, developed by the IPIECA-IOGP Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services Working Group (BESWG), centralises reports, papers and environmental research relevant to oil and gas activities in marine environments. Containing over 10,000 resources, the MGB makes such information...
26-Jun-2015
The call for papers is now underway for the 2016 SPE International Conference and Exhibition on Health, Safety, Security, Environment and Social Responsibility in Stavanger, Norway. The conference, which takes place 11-13 of April, 2016, will reflect upon the theme, Sustaining Our Future through Innovation and Collaboration. Topics of interest include health in communities and the working...