DNV GL – Business Assurance USA, Inc. issued to Noble Energy a certificate of compliance to the SEMS (Safety and Environmental Systems) standard, which represents the highest criteria for safe operations of offshore drilling platforms. This compliance certification is based on audits of Noble Energy's facilities and workflows supporting the Tamar natural gas field in the Mediterranean Sea off the coast of Israel.
As part of its ongoing commitment to environmental conservation and restoration, under its Caring for Our Coast program, CITGO Petroleum Corporation partnered with preservation organization Artist Boat to host a volunteer workday at the Coastal Heritage Preserve in Galveston. TeamCITGO volunteers helped Artist Boat staff plant native prairie vegetation, treated sections of the preserve for invasive fire ants and learned about the habitats and wildlife of the preserve.
SXSW Eco®, the conference celebrating the power of design, technology and business to drive global change, has announced the finalists for the 2016 Startup Showcase and select Startup Showcase programming sessions. SXSW Eco takes place on October 10-12, 2016 at the Austin Convention Center in Austin, TX.
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has settled with an oil and gas equipment company for hazardous waste violations at five Texas facilities. Pumpco Energy Services Inc. will pay a penalty of $237,980 for violating the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA) by improperly generating, transporting and disposing of hazardous waste.
Celebrated Texas Artist, Deborah Paris, to Exhibit New Paintings at BRIT During Fall Gallery Night, September 10, 2016
Exhibition offers rare glimpse of Daphne Prairie, a historic and native Texas prairie
BRIT is pleased to welcome back celebrated Texas artist, Deborah Paris to the Madeline R. Samples Exhibit Hall. Paris’ exciting new exhibit of paintings and drawings, The Nature of Things: Daphne Prairie, will give the Fort Worth public a rare opportunity to see depictions of the untouched and historic Daphne Prairie located in east Texas.