Too many opinions, not enough facts. That’s how Chrysaor chief executive Phil Kirk views the heated debate about the oil and gas sector’s role in the energy transition.
Westwood Global Energy reports that as of December 31 there were two active exploration wells drilling in the UK.
Working in different locations presents various logistical problems for companies – a problem Progressive TSL aims to tackle.
A government report has revealed CNOOC was the biggest tax spender in the North Sea last year while energy giant Shell paid the least on balance after a reimbursement.
As 2019 comes to a close, the UK energy sector trade body has produced a video highlighting some of the main developments for the industry over the last year.
Apache and partner Chrysaor have started drilling an exploration well in the UK North Sea.
An innovative North Sea equipment sharing scheme devised to save companies time and money on ordering new gear could be revived next year.
John F Kennedy once said: “Change is the law of life. And those who look only to the past or present are certain to miss the future.”
As some of the North Sea’s private equity-backed players prepare themselves for public listings, 2020 is expected to be a “big year” for gauging the size of investors’ appetites.
A “ground-breaking” agreement on carbon capture, usage and storage (CCUS) has been reached today between a group North Sea oil industry backers and the Scottish Government.
Drilling contractor Valaris has announced a number of North Sea contract extensions among a clutch of global deals.
Learning how to decommission oilfields without demolishing the UK oil and gas industry’s net-zero pledge is the “next big step”, a new report said.
Companies are decommissioning more efficiently in the UK continental shelf (UKCS), allowing them to carry out more work for the same amount of investment.
Bids to buy North Sea producer Siccar Point Energy have come in at between $1.2bn and nearly $2bn, according to a news report.
More oilfield service companies could go to the wall if operators continue to “squeeze” the supply chain financially, PwC and OGUK’s report said.
More than 220 people gathered in Aberdeen for an event celebrating and rewarding the energy sector’s best young talent.
Oil firm EnQuest has said it is working with suppliers on a range of options for restoring the Thistle platform to production.
Shell has received the green light to decommission its Goldeneye platform in the North Sea.
The 2018 Wells Insight Report, published by the Oil and Gas Authority, stressed the large potential available from intervening in the UK Continental Shelf well stock.
Chrysaor’s plan to put new workers on a standard offshore rota is a “breath of fresh air” according to a union boss.
Chrysaor has confirmed it is hoping to sanction a new North Sea project next year.
Changes to offshore rotas are “top of the list” for new workers coming into the business from ConocoPhillips, according to Chrysaor’s chief executive.
Chrysaor has announced the completion of its mammoth £2billion purchase of ConocoPhillips’ North Sea assets.
Zennor Petroleum is “pushing forward” with plans for two more central North Sea projects which would follow on from the firm’s Finlaggan development.
An Aberdeen-based business network has launched a "behavioral charter" designed to combat gender inequality within the North Sea oil and gas sector.