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IAGC Global HSE & Security Steering Committee Announces New Chairman and Vice Chairman

In February at the Annual Meeting, Danny Garcia assumed the Chairmanship of the IAGC Global HSE & Security Steering Committee. In July 2010, Danny resigned his position with FairfieldNodal and took a position with an exploration and production company. Danny’s ...
Walt Rsenbusch
Category: global hse | Sub Category: meetings_committee

Global HSE & Security Steering Committee Welcomes New Chairman and Vice Chairman

The Global HSE & Security Steering Committee has selected Danny Garcia (FairfieldNodal) as Chairman to succeed Charlie Jeffrey (PGS), whose two year term had come to an end. For the past two years Danny has been serving as the Committee’s ...
Walt Rosenbusch
Category: global hse | Sub Category: meetings_committee

Global HSE & Security Steering Committee Meeting was Held in Rio de Janeiro

On Friday 16 April 2010, Danny Garcia (FairfieldNodal) and Patrick Legh-Smith (WesternGeco), Chairman and Vice Chairman of the IAGC Global HSE & Security Steering Committee, respectively, held a committee meeting in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. The committee covered a number ...
Walt Rosenbusch
Category: global hse | Sub Category: meetings_committee

Environmental Subcommittee is ready to Begin Their Work

As reported in a previous article, the IAGC Global HSE & Security Steering Committee has decided to form an Environmental Subcommittee. This subcommittee will address environmental issues – land and marine – that do not fall within the remit of ...
Walt Rosenbusch
Category: global hse | Sub Category: meetings_committee

EM Subcommittee Moving Forward with Development of Industry EIA

The EM Subcommittee met on 7 April 2010 at WesternGeco’s offices in Gatwick, UK. As reported in a previous newsletter article, the subcommittee has been working on the development of an EM Environmental Impact Statement (EIS). The subcommittee, with the ...
Walt Rosenbusch
Category: global hse | Sub Category: meetings_committee

U.S. Exploration & Production Companies Push HSE Certification on Geophysical Contractors

SafeLandUSA is group of E&P companies, non-seismic contractors, training provides and industry associations that have come together to promote safe operations on onshore E&P operations through a standardized HSE orientation training process. Formed 2005 SafelandsUSA, the founding organizers officially “rolled ...
Walt Rosenbusch
Category: global hse | Sub Category: meetings_committee

Americas Data Licensing Committee Welcomes New Chairman

At the March 23, 2010 meeting of the Americas Data Licensing Committee (ADLC) John Adamick (TGS-NOPEC) announced that he was stepping down as Chairman of the ADLC and that Matt Bognar (CGGVeritas) will assume the Chairman’s role. Matt had been ...
Walt Rosenbusch
Category: americas_chapter_datalic | Sub Category: meetings_committee

Transportation Worker Identification Credential (TWIC) Requirement for Texas & Louisiana Ports

TWIC was established in the Maritime Transportation Security Act and the Security and Accountability for Every Port Act to serve as an identification program of all Coast Guard credential mariners and personnel requiring unescorted access to secure areas within a ...
Walt Rosenbusch
(713) 957-8080
Category: americas_chapter_offshore | Sub Category: meetings_committee

Aide Memoir for Geophysical Risk Assessors Fatalities

  Risk management has to be experienced-based, and hence needs a “memory function.”  Risk assessments for low frequency, high potential incidents (fatalities) need to be done on the basis of collective industry experience.  But with the great crew-change that is ...
Walt Rosenbusch
(713) 957-8080
(713) 957-0008
Category: global hse | Sub Category: meetings_committee

OGP E&P Sound & Marine Life Joint Industry Program Committee Meetings

    During its meetings in August and November, the JIP Technical Management Committee (TMC) reviewed research proposals and recommended to the Executive Committee that approximately 15 new projects be funded and recommended supplementary funds for 6 existing projects.  (*Please see ...
Sarah Tsoflias
(785) 749-9343
(785) 856-2043
Category: marine_enviro_jip | Sub Category: meetings_committee

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