development drilling

Oil & Gas

Dana – Western Isles latest

With the countdown started for development drilling by the end of this year, Paul Griffin, Managing director of Dana UK, talks about how the firm’s largest project is vital to its growth plans. The £989million Western Isles project is made up of the Harris and Barra fields in the northern North Sea.

Oil & Gas

The king is dead. Long live the king?

Since the announcement earlier this year of the successes of the Blackbeard, and particularly the Davy Jones exploration well, drilled by McMoRan Exploration Company, there has been significant press attention given as to how such large, deep gas plays could be extracted from shallow-water regions in the Gulf of Mexico.