Mark Lammey

Business reporter at the P&J. Formerly online editor and deputy business editor at The Moscow Times.

BP targets Texas for American comeback


At the beginning of this century, the British energy company BP achieved its own American dream, becoming the largest oil and gas producer in the United States after spending a combined $75 billion to buy the oil companies Amoco and ARCO in audacious back-to-back deals.

North Sea

Kishorn dry dock ‘one of a kind’ in UK, OGA says


The huge refurbished dry dock at Kishorn Port (KPL) is the only facility of its kind in the UK ready to accept major North Sea decommissioning projects, the Oil and gas Authority’s (OGA) head of supply chain Bill Cattanach has said.