Oxford English for Careers: Oil and Gas 2: Student Book

Oxford English for Careers: Oil and Gas 2: 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 2 is ideal for pre-work students, studying at pre-intermediate level, who will need to use English in work situations.

Oil and Gas 2 develops the vocabulary, language, and skills that students need to understand the industry, and apply this knowledge to practical situations such as refinery processes and downstream distribution.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 136 pages
  • 211 x 275 x 7mm | 340g
  • Oxford, United Kingdom
  • English
  • UK ed.
  • w. col. figs.
  • 0194569683
  • 9780194569682
  • 637,693

Table of contents

1. Oil and gas today ; Meeting and greeting, word oil reserves, the petroleum, routines and activities, describing responsibilities ; 2. Discovery ; History of oil and gas in your region, the history of oil, the effects of oil, a short report ; 3. Hydrocarbons ; Sedimentary rocks and tectonics, the formation of oil and gas, the chemistry of hydrocarbons, exchanging information ; 4. Exploration ; Oil prices, trends in oil consumption, research methods ; 5. Drilling ; Drilling crews, drilling methods, options and suggestions, placing an order, the drilling rig and drill string ; 6. Environmental protection ; Air pollution, oil pollution, cause and result ; 7. Engineering and construction ; Extended reach drilling, oil platform, talking about measurements ; 8. Production ; What makes a good manager, onshore processing and metering, gas gathering in Kuwait, updates ; 9. Transportation and storage ; Oil and gas pipelines, liquefied natural gas, pipelines ; 10. Refinery processes ; Refinery maintenance and shut downs, loading terminals, refinery processes, problem solving, plant inspection report ; 11. Downstream distribution ; Telephone skills, LPG, gas distribution, power stations ; 12. Project management ; Delegation, tenders and bids, planning and cost, different project phases, delegating and monitoring progress ; 13. Safety and risk management ; Risk, targets, metrics, and risk, warnings and reminders, risk assessment ; 14. Industry future ; Working in a team, CCs, renewable energy, cars of the future, talking about the future, sending a covering letter, predicting the future ; 15. Careers in the oil and gas industry ; CVs and covering letters, jobs in the oil and gas industries, into the future, talking about your future, job finding
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