French oil giant Total has delayed a contract due to be led by vessel-owner Prosafe at its Elgin field in the North Sea.
A trade unionist has confirmed that French oil giant total has entered into discussions with its offshore workforce about a proposed move to a three weeks on, three weeks off (3/3) working rota.
A North Sea helicopter carrying 16 people made an "urgent" landing in Aberdeen this morning after the cockpit warning light came on.
Police are investigating after a modified shotgun was used to relight the gas flare on a North Sea platform.
The Health and Safety Executive is investigating after a well incident during one of Total's North Sea drilling operations.
Total has been hit with an improvement notice from the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) after an extraction of crude petroleum on its Elgin installation.
Oil firm Total will appear in court next week charged in connection with a major gas leak on one of its North Sea installations. In March 2012, all 238 workers on board the Elgin platform had to be evacuated as gas started spewing out of the G4 well at the rate of two tonnes an hour. At one point, about seven million cubic feet of gas was leaking from the platform every day.
French oil giant Total has been charged following an investigation into a suspected gas leak on a North Sea platform.
An oil worker has been evacuated from a North Sea rig today after falling ill. A Norwegian rescue helicopter arrived on Total’s Elgin platform at around 1.30pm before taking the employee to Aberdeen Royal Infirmary. The platform is around 150 miles east of Aberdeen.