PETROLEUM & GAS LAW NEWS: Oilfields Services Group sets up Drilling Academy in Malta


It has been recently announced that Abelcare Oilfield Services Group together with Line Star College of Huston, Texas, has set up a Drilling Academy in Malta , offering a two-month, 288 hours course for a ‘floorhand workforce certificate’ which full time program has already been recognised by the International Association of Drilling Contractors.  A spokesperson for the group explained that the intention of the academy is to provide “drilling contractors with retainable, promotable and safety-conscious rig crews” rendering the said academy as the only one to offer such a comprehensive program in the Mediterranean region.

Advocates Tanti-Dougall & Associates can assist companies interested in applying for an offshore drilling licence in connection with petroleum and or gas exploration within the relative available blocks under Malta’s jurisdiction.