Allister Thomas

North Sea

Jim House: Remembering Piper Alpha

10/07/2020

Piper Alpha was a disaster – in every sense of the word – and it claimed the lives of 167 fathers, sons, husbands and friends. This single catastrophic event significantly changed our industry forever.

North Sea

North Sea job cuts rise to 7,500

10/07/2020

More than 7,500 oil and gas workers have lost their jobs since the onset of the coronavirus crisis and tens of thousands more could go, industry leaders have warned.

North Sea

International SOS: Trauma can affect us all

10/07/2020

During this time of reflection, 32 years on from the Piper Alpha disaster, we must not forget the survivors, family and friends of those who lost their lives.

Oil & Gas

Film Ocean: Manage marine assets – and reduce HSE risk

10/07/2020

Underwater inspection in lieu of drydock (UWILD) inspections are a recognised maritime service carried out to ensure the structural and operational integrity of the marine assets and ensure a vessel’s seaworthiness during its operational lifespan and adherence to legislation.

Oil & Gas

Restrata is assuring response and recovery during Covid-19

09/07/2020

With the vast majority of office staff working remotely due to the restrictions and risk posed by the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic,  office-based staff and families alike have seldom felt so disconnected from the key workers and loved ones who continue to man offshore and onshore installations, critical to supporting the nation’s energy requirements.