How The Ancients Used Petroleum

I’ve always been fascinated with the ancient Egyptians. I think I can trace this fascination back to when I saw “The Mummy” for the first time. It’s still one of my all-time favorites…

Arctic Drilling, The Musical

Political theater often turns into theater of the absurd. As in life, everyone has a role to play, but in Washington D.C. the characters become so purposefully discombobulating they confuse the public and throw the press off the scent…

How Hurricanes Affect Offshore Oil Drilling

Hurricane Matthew slammed Florida and the East Coast recently in a show of nature’s destructive power. All of America, rightfully so, was focused on the safety of those living in Florida and the coast, but one thing I thought about also was…

“Damn, This Worked!”

Bill Rehm, drilling consultant, talks about the excitement of the “ah-ha, it worked!” moment…when everything you work for finally comes together. SOURCE: Society of Petroleum…