The chairwoman of the UK’s Health and Safety Executive has paid tribute to the leadership shown by the North Sea industry’s Step Change in Safety team since the helicopter crash two weeks ago.
Amec’s Europe group president, John Pearson, warned a packed conference hall at Offshore Europe yesterday that North Sea industry needs to forge a step change initiative for technology.
Oil services giant Amec could be double the size within just two years – potentially creating hundreds of new jobs in Scotland.
Exclusive: Huge speedboats which could reach most North Sea platforms within two hours are being offered as a potential solution to the oil and gas industry’s helicopter crisis.
UK business secretary Vince Cable admits the UK needs to change its mindset to ensure its oil and gas industry continues to remain competitive for the next half-century.
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Despite the stark warning of the Gulf of Mexico Macondo disaster in 2010, there is a danger research and development into future offshore disaster hydrocarbons response is already falling by the wayside.
Oil and gas companies should do more to entice young talent into the industry from an early age – but so should the public education sector, believes the Scottish Energy Minister.
Aberdeen-based CAN Group has signed a £90million multi-year contract with the oil exploration giant Talisman Sinopec Energy UK.
The chief executive of Dana Petroleum has lifted the lid on life at the Aberdeen-based firm following its takeover by the Korea National Oil Company.
A new global centre for energy research and education is being set up in the north-east of Scotland.
Shell announced a new intake of engineering students – including young women – at the exhibition yesterday.
The offshore industry must put more effort into dealing with risks that can potentially to lead to a major accident, according to DNV, the risk management outfit.
Princess Anne has backed a campaign to get more females into the oil and gas industry.
The Craig Group is to spend £70million on six new vessels, it will be announced today.
The UK Government has scrapped plans to pump £750million into new gas storage facilities – saying the country does not need them.
Furious Offshore Europe delegates were left stranded in a car park last night – sealed off by concrete blocks.
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An Aberdeen company which has won the first offshore processing contract in Angola admits it faces a challenge to hit the deadlines facing the oil industry off the African coast.
Exclusive: A wave energy firm aiding the fight against drug smugglers off the USA coast hopes its technology could help save millions for the oil and gas industry.
An ex-military company has taken the opportunity at Offshore Europe to prove the oil and gas industry can benefit from the transferable skills Army-men have on offer.
Subsea contractor Bibby Offshore has landed a £100million contract extension to continue providing support for Talisman Sinopec's North Sea operation.
Wood Group Mustang says it is looking to hire more than 100 new staff after picking up a host of North Sea deals over the last year.