17 January 2016, Published by United Safety
The Kuwait Oil Company Contractor Safety Day, which took place last week on the 15th of January in Kuwait City, was a success.
The seminar was an excellent platform to discuss best practices and new technologies that improve worksite safety. It provided the ideal meeting point for contractors, KOC oil and gas employees and safety professionals to exchange experiences and network with one another. Mike Gilbert, United Safety’s VP for Middle East, discussed how innovations can help solve H2S challenges. Continue Reading
29 November 2015, Published by United Safety
Oilfield Technology recently featured United Safety’s launch of a new product that aims to integrate fragmented turnaround management systems into one at ADIPEC 2015.
“Across the globe, United Safety has served 789 turnarounds. We know from experience that it is a pain for plant managers and owners to deal with the time-consuming task of permitting, access validation and document management,” says Dr. Elie Daher, Executive Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer of United Safety. Continue Reading
21 June 2015, Published by United Safety
BIC magazine recently published the article “Confined space safety redefined” in their June/July edition. The article mentions how challenging confined space work can be, and how additional safety measures must be in place to prevent accidents. It then goes on to discuss how technology can play an important role in making confined spaces safer. It mentions our recent launch of TeQ Shield™ Guardian, describing the main features of this system that combines access control, two-way communications, continuous gas detection and video surveillance to allow remote monitoring of all confined space work from inside a command center. Continue Reading
04 March 2015, Published by United Safety
HSE Now, SPE’s HSE magazine, has recently featured our Air Qruise™ Electro-Ex.
The article describes the challenges posed by sour-gasfield development, specially the toxic and flammable atmospheres created when H2S is released to the surface.
As traditional combustion vehicles are not allowed inside these areas, in order to transport personnel and equipment a solution for this scenario must tackle both flammability and toxicity issues, making safety innovation vital to the sustainable exploration of these resources. Continue Reading
11 February 2015, Published by United Safety
29 October 2014, Published by United Safety
The Abu Dhabi International Petroleum Exhibition & Conference is celebrating its 30th anniversary in its 2014 edition, running from November 10 to 13. This event will gather global decision makers and thought leaders of the Oil and Gas industry under the theme “challenges and opportunities of the industry for the next 30 years”.
Ranking amongst the top 3 Oil and Gas conferences in the world, and the biggest in the MENA region, this year’s edition won’t fall short. Continue Reading
29 October 2014, Published by United Safety
Rawabi United Safety Services (RUSS), our branch in the Kingdon of Saudi Arabia, is participating in the upcoming exhibition of the STM (SABIC Technical Meeting). The STM aims to foster the exchange of knowledge between experts of the Saudi Basic Industries Corporation (SABIC) through a technical program featuring several keynote speakers and an exhibition with more than 400 participating companies. Continue Reading
27 October 2014, Published by United Safety
Join United Safety at ATCE 2014
The SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition (ATCE) is coming to Amsterdam from the 27–29 October 2014. This SPE flagship event will address new technologies and best practices for conventional and unconventional oil and gas.
The highlight of the event is the high-quality technical content, with over 400 peer-selected papers on current applications and industry innovations for the future. United Safety will contribute as thought leader in two technical presentations in Technical session 43. Continue Reading
02 October 2014, Published by United Safety
Doha, Qatar – October 2, 2014 – At the recently concluded seventh Middle East Health Safety Environment and Sustainable Development Conference (MEHSE) hosted by Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE), United Safety’s thought leaders once again shared a wealth of invaluable knowledge to improve HSE initiatives across the Middle East. Continue Reading
10 September 2014, Published by United Safety
The Eagle Ford region is one of the most promising shale plays in the US. It has diverse resources, ample capacity, and is strategically positioned for both domestic and export opportunities. This year’s regional investment is forecasted at around $23-$30 billion and most operators are projecting at least five more years of drilling at this pace. Continue Reading