NOV never valued hardwork, knowledge, quality experience, loyalty to the company, meanwhile claiming otherwise to attract talent from outside world. From what I've learned from those who quit NOV, their lives have been better, and they are not coming... — read more
Topics regarding layoffs at National Oilwell Varco Inc.
Why is the D.O.D.D still here? The slavery, the disrespect, the poor management is driving this place to the ground.
Its been a long week, no layoffs here at the tower, thank goodness. We the employees sure could use one of those awesome kickball military chants from gossip-cop to get us motivated and end the week. lol
What’s happening over there are you guys still open
Anyone know anythinf
Heard RIG has announced in Norway.
President of Rig Systems & Rig Aftermarket, J.R , recently sold US$416k worth of stock at US$18.37 per share... — read more
What's going on with the NOV Brandt location?
How many pple were let go last friday at 529
How many will be laid off next week to avoid Holiday pay?
Back in 2013 or so, when NOV purchased our facility (and closed it 2 years later), an "executive" came to visit our facility - he was about 12 years old or so :). At that time, oil was selling for about $140 a barrel & things were good for NOV. I... — read more
Oilfield equipment and service provider National Oilwell Varco has begun trimming its workforce for the second time this year, two people familiar with the matter said this week, as oil producers cut spending... — read more
Hard work and knowledge are not merited and just being a material manager gets you to the top in Rig. Funny how those that follow in the VPs footsteps get rewarded and the persons with the knowledge get left behind!!!
They laid off our IT person today at facility in Oklahoma. I guess since all the VERP have processed other cuts were bound to follow.
Is it normal for Holiday and Vacation time to not accrue towards overtime? I was just wondering if similar locations got the same change.
6 already gone voluntarily, 20+ more to follow.
Boys n girls we are doing real fine, our headcount has dropped 50%, our OP has been changed to EBITDA and EBITDA is going up but real OP is going down Our restructures have failed and everyday we go back to the architecture that went before. NOV... — read more
Layoffs happened in documentation today. Sad.
Any news for the screens manufacturing facility in Conroe?
Any news outside US. Look at share price almost $20
Office staff has been let go so far.
Draw your own conclusions: https://www.bizjournals.com/houston/news/2019/07/30/nov-expands-cost-reduction-efforts-could-make.html “We are also currently reviewing certain products or businesses that are not earning an acceptable return for... — read more
4 billion in losses and was told lists have been sent with names to be cut? Anyone know anything
People keep saying some employees have already been laid off in the past several days, is that true? All I've heard about are voluntary early retirements being offered, nothing about cuts happening already. Is this true? Have layoffs at NOV... — read more
To all the people still weighing their options about taking or not taking the VERP....TAKE IT! Stop thinking you are safe and stop thinking this incompetent leadership team will turn it around. Not gonna happen anytime soon. Just listen to the call... — read more
Anyone see the article blaming the oil slump for us being slow right now? Hahah what a joke. No it’s cause their are a bunch of id–ts forcing equipment that don’t work down customers throats.
What's going on at the north Frazier location?
“We have too many locations in UK”, said in a meeting with his direct reports and one level down. FACT
NOV has a lot of great people working for it. It also has a lot of people that are coasting along or that are not capable of performing in their current positions. Managers don't take action to remove these ineffective people because it is very... — read more
to watch "Office Space" again, if you know what I mean. #Y2KisOver
See below article for more details: https://finance.yahoo.com/m/9c704372-c27a-3d4c-bff9-a1bc75c5c9e1/national-oilwell-varco.html?ana=yahoo&yptr=yahoo
Is this Edmonton specific or global? https://edmontonjournal.com/pmn/business-pmn/oilfield-service-firm-national-oilwell-trims-staff-amid-industry-slump/wcm/b7892830-9e8d-49b8-ad68-a4bf879c9bdf
why Did this post get deleted ?
40 going at Stonehouse apparently
I can see it in your eyes
Are layoffs going to happen at tower?