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June 13, 2019
Our Business
Sustainability

Firing up future mobility – with the perfect mix

What will the road vehicles of the future look like? Which drive forms will win out? Which transport technologies will prevail? Answering all these questions is far from simple. The main challenge is to resolve the tension generated by meeting ...

May 29, 2019
Our Business
Sustainability

A World without Oil?

Oil is part and parcel of so much that revolves around us – from fuels to petrochemical products, which themselves form the basis for mobile phones, cables, creams and even clothing. And so the question is not without merit: is a world without ...

© Nord Stream 2
May 13, 2019
Our Business
Sustainability

Demystifying Nord Stream 2: OMV’s rationale for participating in the project

A lot of (political) controversy and debate is revolving around the gas infrastructure project “Nord Stream 2”. Increasing European gas demand, economic as well as ecological benefits arising from the project are oftentimes neglected, so ...

© NÖM
April 22, 2019
Our Business
Sustainability

Without OMV Gas there would be no NÖM milk and no NÖM yoghurt

Admittedly, it sounds a bit odd at first. What does an energy source like natural gas have to do with dairy production? Well, it turns out that the gas from OMV plays a significant part in the production of all NÖM dairy products and is in fact ...

March 29, 2019
Our Business
Sustainability

Digital journey towards Finance 4.0 – a talk with OMV CFO Reinhard Florey

Digitalization – probably the buzzword of the century. And yet a concept that is generally hard to grasp, as seemingly everybody perceives a different connotation to it. Nonetheless, it is probably not associated with finance all too often. OMV ...

March 14, 2019
Our Business
Sustainability

CAPE 10 - Vienna's Cape of Good Hope

A building for the young, the poor and the sick is taking shape in the Favoriten district of Vienna – privately financed through sponsorship. OMV CEO Rainer Seele and medical doctor Siegfried Meryn talk about the "CAPE 10 ...

February 26, 2019
Our Business
Technology

OMV MaxxMotion – two refineries, one concept

Winters can get bitterly cold in our part of the world. Nevertheless, diesel drivers do not have to worry about the weather: With OMV fuel, their engine will start even at the coldest temperatures. But there is more to OMV MaxxMotion. Whether it is ...

June 13, 2019
Our Business
Sustainability

Firing up future mobility – with the perfect mix

What will the road vehicles of the future look like? Which drive forms will win out? Which transport technologies will prevail? Answering all these questions is far from simple. The main challenge is to resolve the tension generated by meeting ...

May 29, 2019
Our Business
Sustainability

A World without Oil?

Oil is part and parcel of so much that revolves around us – from fuels to petrochemical products, which themselves form the basis for mobile phones, cables, creams and even clothing. And so the question is not without merit: is a world without ...

© Nord Stream 2
May 13, 2019
Our Business
Sustainability

Demystifying Nord Stream 2: OMV’s rationale for participating in the project

A lot of (political) controversy and debate is revolving around the gas infrastructure project “Nord Stream 2”. Increasing European gas demand, economic as well as ecological benefits arising from the project are oftentimes neglected, so ...

© NÖM
April 22, 2019
Our Business
Sustainability

Without OMV Gas there would be no NÖM milk and no NÖM yoghurt

Admittedly, it sounds a bit odd at first. What does an energy source like natural gas have to do with dairy production? Well, it turns out that the gas from OMV plays a significant part in the production of all NÖM dairy products and is in fact ...

March 29, 2019
Our Business
Sustainability

Digital journey towards Finance 4.0 – a talk with OMV CFO Reinhard Florey

Digitalization – probably the buzzword of the century. And yet a concept that is generally hard to grasp, as seemingly everybody perceives a different connotation to it. Nonetheless, it is probably not associated with finance all too often. OMV ...

March 14, 2019
Our Business
Sustainability

CAPE 10 - Vienna's Cape of Good Hope

A building for the young, the poor and the sick is taking shape in the Favoriten district of Vienna – privately financed through sponsorship. OMV CEO Rainer Seele and medical doctor Siegfried Meryn talk about the "CAPE 10 ...

February 26, 2019
Our Business
Technology

OMV MaxxMotion – two refineries, one concept

Winters can get bitterly cold in our part of the world. Nevertheless, diesel drivers do not have to worry about the weather: With OMV fuel, their engine will start even at the coldest temperatures. But there is more to OMV MaxxMotion. Whether it is ...

February 1, 2019
Our Business
People

Unravelling the black box of “Upstream Finance Controlling”

Financial data are undoubtedly one of the most important sources of information for taking management decisions. Nowadays, Finance Controlling is an often-used term in the corporate business world, however, it seems that many people are not too ...

January 22, 2018
People
Sustainability

Skills to Succeed for South Tunisia’s youth

OMV has empowered hundreds of people with new skills to find a job, by implementing a long-lasting community development initiative in the region of Tataouine. Journey with us into South Tunisia and find out how the initiative has impacted the lives ...

December 4, 2017
People

OMV Share: 30 years on the stock exchange – 2,000 percent ROI

It was 30 years ago, on 3 December 1987, that the OMV share took its first breath on the stock market. And that at a princely price of 4,400 Schilling. Later we will look at how it has performed since then, but first, let’s hear from a few eye ...

October 18, 2017
People

The artistic world of Peter Paul Rubens

Peter Paul Rubens was a star of his times and remains so to this day. For the exhibition “Rubens. The Power of Transformation” in Kunsthistorisches Museum Wien (Vienna’s leading fine art museum), three of his works are on loan from ...

September 13, 2017
People

On the pipeline trail: OMV Giro d’AWP

624.8 kilometers, 6,300 meters cumulative elevation gain, three countries in four days and 22 participants. Employees and friends of the OMV Schwechat Refinery cycled along the route of the Adria-Wien pipeline and the Transalpine pipeline from ...

August 4, 2017
People

Five weeks on a seismic vessel

At the beginning of 2017, Troy Collier got the chance to experience offshore life on a seismic vessel in New Zealand as part of the OMV Integrated Graduate Development program. Five exciting weeks in the life of a graduate geoscientist and this ...

May 2, 2017
People

Livestream and opera – how do they fit?

Opera lives from the tradition, the singers, the orchestra and, not least, the venue. In a nutshell: Opera lives from the live atmosphere on site. And yet, the Vienna State Opera and OMV are bringing this experience to the living room. With the ...

June 13, 2019
Our Business
Sustainability

Firing up future mobility – with the perfect mix

What will the road vehicles of the future look like? Which drive forms will win out? Which transport technologies will prevail? Answering all these questions is far from simple. The main challenge is to resolve the tension generated by meeting ...

May 29, 2019
Our Business
Sustainability

A World without Oil?

Oil is part and parcel of so much that revolves around us – from fuels to petrochemical products, which themselves form the basis for mobile phones, cables, creams and even clothing. And so the question is not without merit: is a world without ...

© Nord Stream 2
May 13, 2019
Our Business
Sustainability

Demystifying Nord Stream 2: OMV’s rationale for participating in the project

A lot of (political) controversy and debate is revolving around the gas infrastructure project “Nord Stream 2”. Increasing European gas demand, economic as well as ecological benefits arising from the project are oftentimes neglected, so ...

© NÖM
April 22, 2019
Our Business
Sustainability

Without OMV Gas there would be no NÖM milk and no NÖM yoghurt

Admittedly, it sounds a bit odd at first. What does an energy source like natural gas have to do with dairy production? Well, it turns out that the gas from OMV plays a significant part in the production of all NÖM dairy products and is in fact ...

March 29, 2019
Our Business
Sustainability

Digital journey towards Finance 4.0 – a talk with OMV CFO Reinhard Florey

Digitalization – probably the buzzword of the century. And yet a concept that is generally hard to grasp, as seemingly everybody perceives a different connotation to it. Nonetheless, it is probably not associated with finance all too often. OMV ...

March 14, 2019
Our Business
Sustainability

CAPE 10 - Vienna's Cape of Good Hope

A building for the young, the poor and the sick is taking shape in the Favoriten district of Vienna – privately financed through sponsorship. OMV CEO Rainer Seele and medical doctor Siegfried Meryn talk about the "CAPE 10 ...

January 10, 2019
Our Business
Sustainability
Technology

Managing corrosion – the silent yet visible threat in the oil and gas industry

Nowadays it is arguably possible to find a framework for almost everything. However, managing corrosion in a proactive and predictive way is actually vital if you want to prevent unexpected equipment breakdown. No matter whether it's oil, gas, ...

February 26, 2019
Our Business
Technology

OMV MaxxMotion – two refineries, one concept

Winters can get bitterly cold in our part of the world. Nevertheless, diesel drivers do not have to worry about the weather: With OMV fuel, their engine will start even at the coldest temperatures. But there is more to OMV MaxxMotion. Whether it is ...

January 10, 2019
Our Business
Sustainability
Technology

Managing corrosion – the silent yet visible threat in the oil and gas industry

Nowadays it is arguably possible to find a framework for almost everything. However, managing corrosion in a proactive and predictive way is actually vital if you want to prevent unexpected equipment breakdown. No matter whether it's oil, gas, ...

© Equinor
December 17, 2018
Our Business
Technology

A new gas field is born: Aasta Hansteen will further grow OMV’s strong Upstream Portfolio

It’s a true technological masterpiece: Aasta Hansteen, the world’s largest SPAR platform, has now gone into operation – another milestone in securing gas supply in Europe. Aasta Hansteen increases gas supply security in ...

September 20, 2018
Technology

ReOil: Getting crude oil back out of plastic

Plastic is multitalented! It can be hard as steel, supple as a reed, light as a feather, clear as crystal and much more. It is impossible to imagine our daily lives without it. And the truly bizarre thing about it? Every day we throw away tons of ...

June 20, 2018
Technology

Casing Drilling: Drilling with pipes

What do you use to drill for oil? There’s more than one answer to this question: Most companies rely on classic methods, where the borehole is made by a drill bit on the end of a drill pipe. In contrast, with casing drilling a large-diameter ...

May 23, 2018
Technology

Flare sparingly!

When you drive past a refinery you may see a flame flickering high above the tanks and production units. This might come across as threatening, but there’s absolutely nothing to fear. After all, the so-called stack flares are part of the safety ...

April 9, 2018
Sustainability
Technology

Ready, steady, hydrogen – on the road in a hydrogen car

There’ s a cool sensation in the palm of the hand. It comes from holding the nozzle attached to the fuel dispenser at the new hydrogen filling station. We are in Wiener Neudorf, the site of one of Austria’s five hydrogen refueling ...

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