Allister Thomas

ONS

Offshore Northern Seas 2018 is truly the time to innovate

30/08/2018

Norway is hosting ONS, its oil exhibition, conference and festival, in Stavanger from August 27 to 30. It’s a short trip there from Aberdeen and, with more than 65,000 visitors last time round, one that will be made by many from the oil industry here.

North Sea

Technology making big waves for diver safety

30/08/2018

It is well understood that commercial divers operate in some of the most dangerous and extreme conditions of any industry. Particularly in areas such as the North Sea, they will conduct complex operations whilst continually managing the risks associated with working at great depth, in very low temperatures and with severely limited visibility.

North Sea

Innovation must offer solutions says Tendeka CEO

30/08/2018

Like me, you will no doubt be overwhelmed by what seems like a torrent of new, self-proposed technology developments hitting the oil and gas market. But how many really deliver the sought after solutions to age old problems?

North Sea

Faith grows in offshore revival

29/08/2018

Private equity firm Blue Water Energy (BWE) is more interested in buying than selling at present as offshore activity shows signs of a “rebound”, its co-founder said.

North Sea

Pipetech stays lean and mean

29/08/2018

North-east energy service firm Pipetech is investing £200,000 in its facilities and taking on new engineers to support its expansion drive.