Statoil has said it is ready to begin its own investigation into the North Sea helicopter crash that killed 13 people.
A north-east house builder has revealed plans to cut more than 20 jobs as it faces a decline in sales.
SeaEnergy today confirmed it had entered into an agreement with a preferred bidder for its Return to Scene Business (R2S) in a bid to pay off its debts.
Defiant Amber Rudd yesterday made no apologies for taking more than a year to visit Europe’s energy capital – despite the city enduring its most challenging 12 months on record.
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Operator Repsol Sinopec Resources UK's (RSRUK) – previously Talisman Sinopec Energy UK – latest North Sea project will unlock an additional 100million barrels of oil equivalent (boe) and extend the life of the Montrose area to beyond 2030.
An employment expert and partner at law firm Pinsent Masons has warned overly restrictive contracts may drive key workers out of the North Sea oil and gas industry and spark a brain drain.
BP’s move to double its stake in the £3billion Culzean gas development will be followed by other UK North Sea deals to put asset ownership “in the right place”, an oil and gas expert said last night.
An initial report into the Norway helicopter crash which claimed the lives of 13 people has found the flight appeared normal until a “sudden catastrophic failure developed in 1-2 seconds”.
The opening of Total’s Shetland Gas Plant was hailed as a "phenomenal" milestone for the UK energy sector.
An offshore helicopter heading to Aberdeen carrying 18 people was forced to make an emergency landing today.
Norwegian authorities have ordered Statoil to report on how it will make improvements to processes on its Gullfaks A platform after an audit revealed a number of non-conformities incluiding a chemicals related health risk.
BP has doubled its stake in the Culzean North Sea gas field as part of the energy giant’s £7 billion investment programme in the region.
Faroe Petroleum is the latest company to be linked to a possible swoop on any North Sea assets put up for sale by Shell.
Credit rating agency Moody’s has published figures showing mortgage arrears in Aberdeen running at double the UK average rate following the oil price slump.
North Sea firm Ithaca Energy said it remains on schedule to deliver first oil from its flagship Stella field in the North Sea later this year more than doubling production to 20-25,000 barrels of oil equivalent per day.
More than 500 people took part in Energy Voice's research campaign, dubbed $Sub 50: New Perspective and Hidden Opportunities.
Construction work on Europe’s largest floating wind farm will begin later this year after the Crown Estate granted a lease to Norwegian multinational Statoil.
North Sea helicopter crash: Initial report says flight dropped 2,000ft from the sky when rotor head suddenly detached
Investigators said a North Sea helicopter flight which crashed killing 13 people dropped 2000ft from the sky when its main rotor head and mast suddenly detached.
David Cameron today vowed his government would “never wash our hands” of the North Sea as he urged businesses to collaborate to maintain safety while keeping costs under control.
The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate has granted Wintershall a drilling permit for wildcat well in the Norwegian sea.
Statoil has been given an improvement notice by the Petroleum Safety Authority (PSA) after a non-conformity was highlighted on the Johan Castberg FPSO.
Statoil has been hit with an improvement notice on its Gullfaks A platform in the North Sea after a numbe rof non-conformities were found.
Workers have written to their union to express safety fears following the EC225 crash of April 29 in Norway
Workers on board a North Sea platform have been told they will have their pay docked after downing tools in response to the fatal helicopter crash off Norway.
A huge and emotional outpouring of distressed and angry emails have been received by the leading offshore workers’ trade union RMT since a fatal helicopter crash in Norway killed 13 people last month.