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RGU and Stavanger set to collaborate

ABERDEEN'S Robert Gordon University and Stavanger University are forming a collaborative partnership covering education and research across a number of disciplines, but which will especially capitalise on their strong positions in energy-related activities - most of all North Sea oil&gas.

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The utterly immoral behaviour of an apparently significant number of MPs is something that I find truly abhorrent. Without a shadow of a doubt, the authority of the UK parliament as an institution and the politicians that occupy it have both been severely damaged.

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OTC provides backdrop for global gathering

THIS year's Offshore Technology Conference (OTC) was the setting for another global technology summit, led by Aberdeen-headquartered ITF. Key technology organisations from the world's major oil&gas provinces came together for a breakfast on the second day of the show in Houston to share updates on current programmes.

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Chinese in pincer movement

Late May's news that the Chinese are snapping up nearly half of a strategically important refinery in Singapore, plus pouring a staggering $442billion into expanding renewables capacity, should send shivers through corridors of power here in the West.

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Frontier projects on starting blocks

Two major West of Shetland development projects are gathering momentum, with Houston-based INTECSEA having secured the facilities engineering services contract for the first stage of Chevron-operated Rosebank/Lochnagar, while Doris has started front-end engineering for Total-operated Laggan/Tormore.

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