Skills crisis ignores oil

Skills crisis ignores oil 'slowdown'

SKILLED workers and engineering graduates still have plenty of opportunities despite the recent tumble

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30 JAN 2015
BG

BG's cost-saving KBR alliance

BG Group has struck a global upstream alliance with engineering house KBR which is expected to reduce

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29 JAN 2015
BP freezes salaries

BP freezes salaries

OIL major BP will freeze most of the salaries of its 80,000-plus workforce as a consequence of the rout

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27 JAN 2015
Apache chief

Apache chief's $12M retirement package

APACHE's Steve Farris, who took investors and analysts by surprise with his retirement announcement last

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27 JAN 2015
APPEA wants more workplace reforms

APPEA wants more workplace reforms

AUSTRALIA'S upstream industry says the Productivity Commission's review of Australia's workplace relations

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27 JAN 2015
Right of entry reforms

Right of entry reforms 'modest, balanced': ACCI

THE Australian Chamber of Commerce and Industry has rubbished the ACTU's recent calls to shelve four

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23 JAN 2015
Skilled rejects Programmed approach

Skilled rejects Programmed approach

AS expected, Skilled Group has rejected December's "merger of equals" proposal from rival Programmed

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23 JAN 2015
Australian LNG and the importance of human capital

Australian LNG and the importance of human capital

WHILE the companies in charge of Australia's various LNG projects are advancing in their strategies for

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23 JAN 2015
A FIFO faux-pas?

A FIFO faux-pas?

QUEENSLAND Opposition Leader Annastacia Palaszczuk's calls for an end to 100% fly-in, fly-out rostering

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22 JAN 2015
Halliburton, Baker Hughes axe thousands of jobs

Halliburton, Baker Hughes axe thousands of jobs

OILFIELD services giant Baker Hughes has announced plans to cut 7000 jobs while its acquirer Halliburton

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21 JAN 2015
Apache

Apache's shock CEO departure

APACHE's long-serving CEO and president Steven Farris has suddenly resigned with shale-savvy chief operating

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21 JAN 2015
Bechtel redundancy wave

Bechtel redundancy wave

BECHTEL retrenched about 150 workers on Friday as some Curtis Island-based LNG project construction work

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20 JAN 2015
APPEA boss leaves for BHP

APPEA boss leaves for BHP

OIL and gas lobby boss David Byers has quit his post at the Australian Petroleum Production and Exploration

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16 JAN 2015
Apache to axe staff

Apache to axe staff

APACHE's Western Australian office has been left in the dark on specifics over news that the company

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16 JAN 2015
Oilfield layoffs form conga line

Oilfield layoffs form conga line

MAJOR US oilfield services company Halliburton cut more jobs in Houston yesterday, blaming the weakening

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14 JAN 2015
Unions no fan of 457 changes

Unions no fan of 457 changes

NEW scheme to confer new short-term visas for skilled workers under an expanded 457 visa scheme has been

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13 JAN 2015