A leading supplier of downhole sealing solutions and technology to the North Sea oil and gas industry has set up shop in the north-east.
A project manager at a north-east firm shined brightest out of a trio of budding decommissioning experts to win a prestigious award today.
Around 1,400 UKCS wells will have to be abandoned over the next 10 years alone at a cost of £7-8billion of which the UK taxpayer will fund around half, according to Malcolm Banks, wells solution centre manager at the Oil and Gas Technology Centre (OGTC).
BiSN, in conjunction with AkerBP and Altus Intervention, has managed to deploy the largest-ever well plug made from the chemical element bismuth.
North Sea well services firm BiSN has appointed a new operations manager as part of plans for global growth.
BiSN has confirmed plans to invest £2million in a new North Sea hub.