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  • Characterization of the TE

    Characterization of the TE-NORM waste associated with oil and natural gas production in Abu Rudeis, Egypt Article PDF Available in Journal of Environmental Radioactivity 82 1 7-19 February ....

  • Occupational Exposures in the Oil and Gas Extraction ,

    The oil and gas extraction industry is rapidly growing due to horizontal drilling and high volume hydraulic fracturing HVHF This growth has provided new jobs and economic stimulus The industry occupational fatality rate is 25 times higher than the construction industry and 7 times higher than ....

  • Management of Oil and Gas Exploration and Production Waste ,

    Voluntary Management Practices for Oil and Gas Exploration and Production Wast In concert with the application of state regulatory requirements, there are a variety of voluntary management practice guidance often referred to in industry as Best Management Practices, or BMPs for operators to evaluate and use in the development of site-specific exploration and production waste ....

  • Oil and Gas Technical Reports

    Study of oil and gas seeps off the coast of southern California, from Point Conception in Santa Barbara County to Huntington Beach, Orange County 1972 No number A Study of NORM Associated with Oil and Gas Production Operations in California NORM is the acronym for Naturally Occurring Radioactive Materials...

  • What economic indicators do oil and gas investors need to ,

    What economic indicators do oil and gas investors need to watch? , to help them understand future movements in the petroleum industry Like any commodity market, oil and gas companies and ....

  • Naturally Occurring Radioactive Materials NORM in ,

    of oil-field NORM in the United States, briefly reviews the status of NORM regulations, and identifies some health and environ- mental issues associated with oil-field NORM Location of Oil-Field NORM in the United States Deposits of oil are found in 30 States, but the vast majority 86 percent of onshore oil production is concentrated in Texas....

  • Potential Radiological Doses Associated with Disposal of ,

    disposal options for NORM-containing wastes, thereby increasing the related waste management costs In view of the increasing economic burden associated with NORM, the industry and its regulators are interested in identifying cost-effective disposal alternatives that still provide adequate protection of human health and the environment...

  • Financial reporting in the oil and gas industry

    Financial reporting in the oil and gas industry 3 Foreword International Financial Reporting Standards IFRS provide the basis for financial reporting to the capital markets in an increasing number of countries around the world Over 100 countries either use ,...

  • List of abbreviations in oil and gas exploration and ,

    The oil and gas industry uses many acronyms and abbreviations This list is meant for indicative purposes only and should not be relied upon for anything but general information...

  • TENORM Oil and Gas Production Wastes Radiation ,

    While these regulations are intended to apply generally to all NORM-containing materials, several parts would apply specifically to oil and gas industry pipe scale Many states with oil and gas production facilities are currently creating their own NORM regulations For example, the State of Texas has NORM regulations similar to Part N regulations...

  • INDUSTRY PROVIDES SIGNIFICANT NORM IN THE OIL AND ,

    regulations determine permissible exposur Associated reporting and transparent activities work together to create an environment where the oil and natural gas industry can effectively monitor, manage, and disclose its work around NORM FAST FACTS » In the US, NORM-specific regulation is specifically delegated...

  • Industry norms and key business ratios Selected Dun ,

    Nov 09, 2010 0183 32 Industry norms and key business ratios, one year Desk-top ed -- Murray Hill, NJ Dun Bradstreet Credit Services, c1989- -- Annual Continues Industry Norms and Key Business Ratios Library ed This work provides financial norm and business ratio data developed from actual company income ....

  • GAS FLARING IN INDUSTRY AN OVERVIEW

    Gas flaring is a combustion device to burn associated, unwanted or excess gases and liquids released during normal or unplanned over-pressuring operation in many industrial processes, such as oil-gas extraction, refineries, chemical plants, coal industry and landfills Gas flaring is a significant source of greenhouse gases emissions...

  • Safety and Health Information Bulletins Potential Health ,

    The State of Louisiana, Department of Environmental Quality has recently issued a notification concerning a potential health hazard associated with handling pipe used in oil and gas production that may be contaminated with radioactive scale from naturally-occurring radioactive materials NORM...

  • Reducing Risk in Oil and Gas Operations

    Reducing Risk in Oil and Gas Operations W H I T E P A P E R Sponsored by EMC Roberta Bigliani May 2013 IDC ENERGY INSIGHTS OPINION Risk management is an integral part of day-to-day business activities in the energy industry Oil and gas companies face risks ranging from volatile commodity prices, which are less linked to basic supply and...

  • Oil and Gas Trends 2018

    As supply increases and oil prices rise, volatility will continue to shape strategy After several years of oversupply, the oil and gas industry could very well be moving headlong into a supply crunch This may seem hard to imagine, given the ramping up of US oil production and the burgeoning ....

  • ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH AND SAFETY GUIDELINES FOR ,

    ENVIRONMENTAL, HEALTH, AND SAFETY GUIDELINES OFFSHORE OIL AND GAS DEVELOPMENT June 5, 2015 9 One of the most important components of these emission sources is carbon dioxide CO2 Principal pollutants include nitrogen oxides NOx , sulfur oxides SOx , carbon monoxide CO , and particulat...

  • Oil Production Waste

    Oil Production waste is pollution generated from traditional oil and natural gas production process The waste contains highly toxic radium-based substances commonly referred to as technologically enhanced radioactive material TERM or naturally occurring radioactive material NORM TERM, a by-product of oil and gas exploration and production, consists primarily of radium-226 and radium-228...

  • Naturally Occurring Radioactive Materials NORM in the ,

    In fact, the answers in dealing with NORM will be an evolutionary process shaped by regulatory agencies, industry and the public But first, let s discuss what NORM is Naturally Occurring Radioactive Materials, otherwise known as NORM, represent a wide range of radioactive isotopes, including such elements as carbon 14 and potassium 40...

  • Oil and Gas Industry Factsheet

    Fatal and Nonfatal Occupational Injuries and Illnesses in the Oil and Gas Industry While the oil and gas industry is frequently in the news, most often the stories are about fluctuations in the price of oil and gas Only when major disasters strike does the public focus on occupational injuries and illnesses in the oil and gas extraction industry...

  • Risk Management in the Oil and Gas Industry MIT Energy ,

    May 17, 2011 0183 32 I thank you for inviting me here today to speak on risk management in the offshore oil and gas industry To provide some background, I have been practicing, teaching, and doing research in system safety engineering for over 30 years Although I am a professor of aerospace engineering, I have experience in almost all industries ,...

  • Technologically Enhanced Naturally Occurring Radioactive ,

    It further explains how processes associated with the recovery of oil and gas enhances NORM S concentration and also develops Technologically Enhanced Naturally Occurring Radioactive Materials ....

  • NORM LSA Management

    NORM LSA Management Naturally occurring NORM deposits have been identified and recognised within the oil and gas exploration and production industry, for a number of decad NORM is also known as LSA Low Specific Activity Scale...

  • Naturally occurring radioactive material NORM

    NORM is often found in its natural state in rocks or sand It can also be associated with oil and gas production residue such as mineral scale in pipes, sludge and contaminated equipment , coal ash produced from burning coal for energy production and on filter media such as the used filters from municipal drinking water treatment equipment...

  • Naturally Occurring Radioactive Materials NORM in oil ,

    The purpose of this report is to briefly issues relating to the contamination of oil and gas industry equipment and wastes with accumulations of naturally occurring radioactive materials NORM The report describes the present state of knowledge regarding NORM in the oil and gas industry, including ....

  • The Challenge of NORM for the Oil and Gas Industry ,

    This article focuses on the occurrence of NORM associated with the oil and gas industry and highlights some of the key issues and solutions Source and reservoir rocks of oil and gas deposits can contain high concentrations of radioactive elements that are mainly the decay products of uranium and thorium...

  • The global oil and gas industry association for advancing ,

    The oil and gas industry must be a key part of the climate change solution Since the Paris Agreement was made in December 2015, IPIECA has continued to work on the topic of low-emissions pathways...

  • RADIOACTIVE MATERIALS COULD POSE PROBLEMS FOR THE GAS INDUSTRY

    Radioactive scale in the oil and gas industry has been reported in the literature 5 6 With the notable exception of a 1975 report by Gesell,7 NORM contamination of gas facilities by radon and its ....

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    3 US oil imports continue to rise reaching 67 million barrels per day last year The Service expended extensive time and resources auditing the oil and gas industry and related businesses in the 1970 s and early 1980 s With the passage of the Crude Oil Windfall Profit Tax Act of 1980, the Service expanded its resources to include the...

  • NORM Training Courses ARS International

    Cours ARS has provided NORM training services to the oil and gas industry since 1993 and offers a variety of training and can design and instruct site specific training to meet any need you may have...