Rystad Energy has argued that decommissioning an oil platform in the North Sea is “twice the cost” of the same job in South East Asia.
The Ninian Northern platform has been removed by Allseas’ Pioneering Spirit vessel in its final decommissioning job this year.
Plans for a major Aberdeen oil tourism site from over 30 years ago could be "resurrected" by a new rig idea for the harbour, according to a business leader.
Brent Alpha, the huge Shell-operated North Sea platform, has arrived at a UK yard for dismantling.
The Brent Alpha platform has become the third installation to be removed from Shell’s famous North Sea field.
Shell has won a court order preventing environmentalists from boarding unmanned North Sea installations.
A court ruling on North Sea protests held by Greenpeace at Shell's Brent field has been delayed until next week.
The long wait may finally be over.
A sea bed rescue has been launched by Shell after a large container plunged into the North Sea from its Brent Alpha platform. The container is still to be retrieved, but has been placed on the sea bed at a depth of 140 metres by personnel after the Normand Subsea Dive Support Vessel (DSV) was brought in to retrieve it.