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Showcasing UK talent at OTC

06/05/2019

‘Going the distance’ is the theme of OTC this year as the annual conference celebrates its 50th anniversary – a pivotal exhibition for the UK oil and gas industry to showcase its capabilities on an international stage.

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Cause for optimism: a view from Houston

09/05/2018

As the 2018 Offshore Technology Conference week draws to a close, optimism in the oilfield services sector is returning. Sean P. Heinroth, Vice President at EY Parthenon in Houston, explains why the market environment, from North America to the North Sea, is more positive.

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Lord provost only UK politician at OTC

04/05/2018

Aberdeen’s Lord Provost Barney Crockett was the only British politician to attend a major oil and gas conference in America this week.

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Subsea oil and gas sector ‘recovering’

04/05/2018

The subsea oil and gas sector will make a “strong” recovery if companies can “hang on for the ride” for another two to three years, a finance expert said yesterday.

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New ‘buzz’ at offshore conference

04/05/2018

A hectic week of exhibiting, networking, negotiating and golfing has come to a close in Texas for a host of north-east energy industry leaders.

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Family looks up for hope after Harvey

03/05/2018

Mark Lammey talks to a former Inverness family who have found that living in Houston for a decade has raised their game – in more ways than one

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Efforts to rejuvenate Aberdeen at OTC

03/05/2018

A new body tasked with bringing international investment to the north-east has ambitious plans to attract a digital software company.

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Reactive’s Chimera monster investment

03/05/2018

An Aberdeen oilfield service firm has invested more than £250,000 in its Houston facility to support the manufacturing of a new product.

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OPINION: Houston has much to teach us

03/05/2018

I remember clearly that when Aberdeen first looked at redeveloping Union Terrace Gardens, Sir Ian Wood – now chairman of the economic development outfit Opportunity North East (ONE) – claimed that it would help turn Aberdeen into “the Houston of the east”.

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50 years of OTC – 50 years of the North Sea!

02/05/2018

Given that OTC will be in full swing in Houston as this is published, and that it is celebrating its 50th anniversary, I thought it would be timely to look back over 50 years of oil and gas in the North Sea with a bit of a legal lens. We are also celebrating at CMS, since our Aberdeen office is 25 years old this year so it’s a good time for reflection.

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Collaboration the way forward says Burness Paull

02/05/2018

The Offshore Technology Conference (OTC) is now entering its 50th year. Interestingly, the year of the first conference coincided with the Ekofisk discovery, heralding the start of the northern North Sea as a basin back in 1969.

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OTC 2018: Wood and IBM to work on digital products

02/05/2018

Energy service giant Wood, of Aberdeen, and technology firm IBM have teamed up to harness artificial intelligence, analytics and blockchain to transform the way oil companies operate.

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Ensuring UK’s progress is recognised globally at OTC

02/05/2018

My visit to OTC for the first time in my new role as supply chain and HSE director comes at a time when both the UK and international oil and gas industry have begun to emerge from weathering some turbulent times.

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