Stay Connected

DoI adds Resource Revenue office to list of new agencies

Offshore staff

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The US Department of Interior has established the Office of Natural Resources Revenues within the Office of the Assistant Secretary for Policy, Management, and Budget. The ONRR will collect and manage revenues from energy development on public lands, including offshore.

This is another part of the Interior Secretary Ken Salazar’s reorganization of the Minerals Management Service. The ONRR replaces the Minerals Revenue Management Program. Its responsibilities include auditing and compliance, investigation and enforcement, and asset management.

Salazar said the DoI is undertaking a strategic review to identify opportunities to further improve performance in all areas of ONRR operations.

10/04/2010

Related Articles

Load tests under way on Nord Stream gas pipelines

Nov 21, 2013

Nord Stream AG is performing a load test on both lines of the Nord Stream gas transportation system in the Baltic Sea.

PTL to supply welding crew to newbuild Ceona pipelay vessel

Nov 21, 2013

Subsea contractor Ceona has agreed a three-year partnership contract with Pipeline Technique Ltd. (PTL).

Trending News

Offshore Photo of the Day

Ruling clears Dolphin to work in Russian Kara Sea

Oct 1, 2014

Dolphin has received confirmation from the Export Control Division of the Norwegian Foreign Department that the recently announced contract in the Kara Sea is not subject to the current trade restrictive measures against Russia.

CHI awarded offshore GoM helicopter contract

Oct 1, 2014

CHI Aviation has won a five-year contract to provide search and rescue services, and helicopter emergency medical services (HEMS) using a Sikorsky S-92 for a major oil and gas producer in the Gulf of Mexico.

Deep Sea Mooring opens base in Australia

Oct 1, 2014

Deep Sea Mooring, a provider of mooring solutions, is expanding its international footprint with the opening of a new office in Perth, Australia. The facility, which will officially open Oct. 8, will provide sales and technical support to customers across Australasia.

Atkins acquires Houston Offshore Engineering

Oct 1, 2014

WS Atkins plc has acquired Houston Offshore Engineering LLC, an oil and gas offshore engineering business based in Houston, for $73 million (£45 million).

  Offshore
Digital Magazine
Look Inside
Cover
Current Issue

Oil & Gas Jobs

View more Job Listings >>