Aberdeen-headquartered XL Group has announced its largest transaction to date with the acquisition, for an undisclosed sum, of Artisan Measurement and Control (AMC).
Quitting a job in the offshore industry to play video games full time may not seem the ideal career path but Kieran Beattie talks to a north-east man who has done just that – and is having the time of his life
There is increasing pressure on oil and gas companies in Aberdeen to address the risks associated with counterparties, be it suppliers, agents, vendors, contractors or joint venture partners - the list goes on.
Royal Dutch Shell Plc agreed to sell liquefied natural gas to a Japanese utility at prices that include a link to coal, the latest innovation in the booming LNG market where buyers are seeking to diversify risks.
A group of Scotland-based economic development enterprises have vowed to play a major role in the energy transition.
Oil and gas deals ground to a halt in early 2019, plummeting to a 10-year low after the collapse in crude prices at the end of last year.
Brent crude nosed above $70 for the first time since November but couldn’t hold the gains, as signs of tightening global supplies were countered by an uncertain economic outlook.
Callum Davidson told his uncle “he’s left him for dead” in a phone call hours after borrowing a baseball bat from him on the night before Steven Donaldson’s body was found, a trial has been told.
RWG (Repair & Overhauls), an Aberdeen firm specialising in the maintenance, repair and overhaul of industrial gas generators and power turbines, launches the latest edition of its long-running apprenticeship programme today.
Texas, home to the world’s largest oil reserve and America’s biggest source of coal-fired power, is on the verge of a clean-energy boom.
The hopes of north-east campaigners were raised yesterday after the transport secretary confirmed improvements to a notorious road would be included in a review.
German engineering has long been respected for its unrivalled quality, and the Mannheim-based Bilfinger group continues to live up to this reputation by creating future-facing digital solutions.
A north-east mum and her two small children had to travel for 10 hours to reach Belfast after a struggling airline axed their flight at the 11th hour due to pilot shortage.
Helicopter operator NHV has continued its rapid rise by clinching a new contract to provide flights to Premier Oil’s North Sea assets, departing from its Aberdeen base.
Spanish energy firm Repsol and Exxon Mobil are partnering to continue exploring for oil and gas off the coast of Colombia.
Total is tying up with China’s Tianneng Group to build batteries, moving into mass production of electricity storage technology after snapping up Saft Groupe SA in 2016.
An exploration well on the Rowallan prospect in the central North Sea has failed to deliver, project partners confirmed today.
Neptune Energy boss Jim House said yesterday the North Sea newcomer was making progress on all fronts.
Bosses at Independent Oil and Gas (IOG) hailed 2018 as a year of progress for the firm's southern North Sea (SNS) portfolio.
North Sea operators must treat oilfield service (OFS) firms with care or they could end up becoming “second-class clients” in a tightening market, an industry figure has said.
A skills shortage in the North Sea industry has been talked about for some time, and it is something the father and son team running Whittaker Engineering can see taking shape in the supply chain.
It is said that more than 1.4 million students skipped school on March 15 to protest about the climate change crisis that threatens life as we know it on Earth.
A Kishorn Port (Kpl) boss has declared the west coast site “shovel ready” for oil an gas decommissioning projects after it was granted a waste management licence by the Scottish Environment Protection Agency (Sepa).
Since the Arab Spring in 2011, the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region has faced continued political upheaval. But energy production and export remains central to its prosperity.
A north-east woman made redundant during the oil and gas downturn is building a new venture making women’s fashion accessories.