Oxford English for Careers: Oil and Gas 1: Student Book

Oxford English for Careers: Oil and Gas 1: Student Book : A course for pre-work students who are studying for a career in the oil and gas industries

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Oil and Gas 1 is ideal for pre-work students, studying at elementary level, who will need to use English in work situations. Oil and Gas 1 develops the vocabulary, language, and skills that students need to understand the industry, and apply this knowledge to practical situations such as workshop operations and repairs and maintenance.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 136 pages
  • 210 x 274 x 8mm | 381.02g
  • Oxford University Press
  • Oxford, United Kingdom
  • English
  • UK ed.
  • w. col. figs.
  • 0194569659
  • 9780194569651
  • 707,000

Table of contents

1. An international industry ; Employers in my country, completing a form, tools and hardware ; 2. Upstream ; Measuring oil and gas, talking about jobs, some upstream jobs ; 3. Downstream ; Calculating, telephone calls and messages, computers and control panels ; 4. Safety first ; A toolbox talk, safety signs, spelling and notices ; 5. Finding oil and gas ; Global positioning, seismic exploration, discussing specs ; 6. Drilling ; Problems and solutions, a drilling crew, giving safety advice, understanding instructions ; 7. Pipes and pipelines ; Measuring pipes, welding hazards and precautions, isometrics and MTOs ; 8. Working offshore ; Radio conversation, a production platform, electricity and circuits ; 9. Natural gas ; Alternative energy sources, describing equipment, gas production and distribution ; 10. Oil and the environment ; Environmental success stories, problems and solutions, preventing environmental damage, reporting an incident ; 11. Workshop operations ; Precision measurements, workshop responsibilities, managing the workshop, a job card ; 12. Repairs and maintenance ; Planning the day's work, routine maintenance, recording repairs ; 13. The refinery ; Temperature, fractional distillation, a refinery tour, explaining a process ; 14. Emergencies ; Dealing with accidents and emergencies, an accident report, emergency vehicles and equipment ; 15. Petrochemicals ; Products that contain petrochemicals, factory and product description, the history of petrochemicals, materials requisitionshow more

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