A new piece of kit that could strip down decommissioning costs is expected to be in Aberdeen in time for Christmas.
North Sea businesses hoping to benefit from decommissioning tax breaks were left wanting by the Chancellor’s Autumn Statement today.
There are still too many questions and not enough answers when it comes to decommissioning costs and liabilities, an industry analyst has said.
The port of Montrose might not leap out as the most obvious choice of facility for decommissioning work.
UK taxpayers could be liable for a significant share of the North Sea’s multi-billion pound decommissioning costs over the next 40 years, according to a new study.
Lloyd’s Register has launched a new service to un-cloud the regulatory and technical aspects of oil and gas decommissioning.
Scotland’s energy minister said today that the Scottish Government was ready to invest to stop decommissioning work going overseas.
Former Scottish secretary Alistair Carmichael said today that the decommissioning market should become a key driver of employment in Orkney and Shetland.
A trade unionist has called for industry and government to invest in decommissioning to make sure the sector creates as many jobs as possible.
A groundbreaking new report predicts a steady rise in decommissioning work in the UK and Norway over the coming decade.
An Aberdeen offshore engineering services firm believes there is money to be made in the gap between well plugging and abandonment (P&A) and platform removal.
Two north-east firms have teamed up to provide a joint package of onshore decommissioning services.
Despite having some of the most ambitious plans of any UK port, bosses at Aberdeen harbour are not getting carried away as far as decommissioning is concerned.
Bosses at Lerwick Port Authority (LPA) on Shetland see their workplace as Scotland’s main base for decommissioning.
With decommissioning edging its way to the forefront of North Sea industry minds, yards are already vying for a slice of a pie thought to be worth £50billion over 30 years.
The owner of Invergordon Service Base is launching a bid to attract North Sea decommissioning work to the facility.
Dof Subsea has landed a North Sea decommissioning contract with Ithaca Energy.
Allseas has released footage of its giant decommissioning vessels' maiden heavy lift job.
Ports in the north-east of Scotland must band together with their UK neighbours to fend off the challenge from Norway and the Netherlands for decommissioning work.
Last week, the Oil and Gas Authority (OGA) published its Decommissioning Delivery Programme – the follow up to its Decommissioning Strategy, which was published earlier this year.
The Oil and Gas Authority’s boss believes the involvement of more than one authority in UK offshore decommissioning will not frustrate North Sea companies.
Acteon Group, the parent of subsea service firms operating globally from locations including Aberdeen, took a financial pounding in 2015 and it has predicted more turnover woe this year.
The UK’s first masters degree in decommissioning oil rigs and platforms has been launched by the University of Aberdeen in partnership with Robert Gordon University (RGU).
Oil and gas companies need to engage earlier with regulators and learn from past projects for the North Sea decommissioning sector to realise its potential, according to an industry chief.
The Oil and Gas Authority (OGA) today identified the six elements that will turn the UK into a decommissioning powerhouse.