Energy & mining

  • Webcast
    Technology trends in land management: Geographic Information Systems - August 27, 2014

    8/18/14 | Energy & mining

    PwC's Energy practice invites you to join us for a webcast to discuss Technology trends in land management: Geographic Information Systems. Join PwC's land management team for a discussion on our point of view on the benefits of Geographic Information Systems and why land is a great place to start.

  • Webcast
    Transforming your Security Posture with the NIST Cybersecurity Framework - August 13, 2014

    8/5/14 | Energy & mining

    PwC's Energy practice invites you to join us for a webcast to discuss Transforming your Security Posture with the NIST Cybersecurity Framework. Learn how to leverage the NIST Cybersecurity Framework to objectively assess your current as well as target security states provided the recent Havex malware attacks on the energy sector in order to drive communication with business leadership to convey strengths, weaknesses, and strategic goals.

  • Technology trends in land management: Geographic information systems

    6/16/14 | Energy & mining

    This publication presents PwC's land management team's point of view on the benefits of Geographic Information Systems and why land is a great place to start.

  • Oil and gas land department practices

    5/28/14 | Energy & mining

    Oil and gas company land departments must manage increasing volumes of land data from which they must derive intelligence. Leading companies streamline the integration of land assets, have efficient land services functions, and generate business insight from land data.

  • Webcast
    The future of Human Resources Information Systems (HRIS): How not to lose your head in the clouds - webcast - May 7, 2014

    4/24/14 | Energy & mining

    HRIS systems are moving from on-premise to the cloud, allowing executives to develop new business models to enhance time to market, create operational efficiencies and engage customers in new ways. Within the cloud workspace three HR Technologies solutions have emerged as the primary players - Workday, SuccessFactors and Oracle Fusion. Learn what each one offers, how to best prepare your employees for such a change, and how to make it a part of a holistic cloud plan so that executives can manage risk as well as opportunity.

  • Energy and Mining: 2013 SEC comment letter trends

    1/6/14 | Energy & mining

    This publication provides an analysis of SEC comment letters issued to registrants across the energy and mining value chain, including exploration and production, midstream, downstream, drillers, oilfield services, and integrated energy companies.

  • Shale energy: A potential game-changer

    11/19/13 | Energy & mining

    Transportation and logistics (T&L) companies in the US are being impacted by the shale energy revolution. The T&L industry is essential to the movement of people and equipment to the shale fields, and the transportation of shale oil and gas from the fields to processing plants. This paper highlights the implications of shale energy for different segments of the T&L industry.

  • Shale Gas: New conventions for unconventional development for the engineering and construction industry

    11/19/13 | Energy & mining

    To support the demand for shale gas production, oil and gas companies are developing thousands of horizontal drilling and hydraulic fracturing well sites, posing a challenge to existing business models. Engineering and construction and oil and gas companies are reviewing the value chain to find new ways to meet the demand.

  • The Bit - What energy company executives need to know about the proposed lease accounting standards

    10/22/13 | Energy & mining

    US and international accounting standards setters are getting closer to completing their overhaul of lease accounting. They are taking this action in response to long-standing criticism that today’s financial statements do not adequately portray the economic substance of lease arrangements. This issue of PwC’s The Bit summarizes the proposed guidance and explains how it is likely to change key financial reporting metrics.

  • New conventions for unconventional oil and gas series: Optimizing the play to improve returns

    10/3/13 | Energy & mining

    In this PwC publication we explore optimizing the play-- how organizations are tackling operating expense, capital investment, and resources.

  • Webcast
    Lease accounting in the energy sector: Drilling down into what the proposed rule changes mean for you webcast - October 24, 2013

    10/1/13 | Energy & mining

    The proposal by US and international accounting standard setters to overhaul lease accounting likely will have far-reaching impacts for most companies. Watch this installment of the Energy executive webcast series to learn about how the new proposal will impact the energy industry.

  • Stay informed 2012 Financial Reporting Survey - Energy industry

    2/21/13 | Energy & mining

    Energy sector company audit committee members can use this PwC document to benchmark selected accounting policies with industry practices, identify trends for significant accounting estimates, and facilitate discussion on certain aspects of energy industry practice.

  • Dataline
    Dataline: SEC adopts conflict minerals rule -- Public and nonpublic companies in many industries are affected (revised June 6, 2013) (No. 2012-10)

    9/11/12 | Assurance services

    On August 22, 2012, the SEC approved a final rule requiring certain issuers to publicly disclose their use of conflict minerals [tantalum, tin, tungsten, and gold] and whether those minerals originated in the Democratic Republic of the Congo ("DRC") or adjoining countries (“covered countries”). This Dataline looks at the key provisions of the final rule. Also included is a supplement on frequently asked questions on conflict minerals.