19 Dec, 2012

NEWS: Weatherford Intl. adds service company experience to Alliance

Weatherford Intl. adds service company experience to Alliance

KATY, Texas, USA (19 December, 2012) — PetroSkills is pleased to welcome Weatherford International, the newest oilfield service company to join the PetroSkills Alliance. Weatherford is one of the largest service companies in the world, with more than 50,000 people worldwide and an expansive service portfolio, and the Alliance will benefit from their expertise across the entire lifecycle of a well.

About PetroSkills

PetroSkills was created in 2001 by BP, Shell and OGCI to provide “important but not unique” high quality, business relevant, competency based training. Through its membership PetroSkills has successfully evolved into an industry driven and approved program that spans the petroleum industry.

Today, with more than 28 members representing more than 40% of the world’s oil production, the PetroSkills Alliance is focused on meeting the challenges of the Big Crew Change and a rapidly changing hydrocarbon resource base.   As the oil and gas Industry’s partner, our mission is to deliver consistent, high quality, learning and development training and programs to build competent petroleum professionals.