The rise of a huge new Norwegian oil field is poised to give North Sea output one of its biggest boosts in years. The surge won’t last.
A Moray offshore worker who kicked a police officer in the face after drunkenly causing trouble on a train has been ordered to carry out 50 hours of unpaid work.
Strikes involving more than 200 North Sea workers have been called off.
Production ground to a halt on three North Sea rigs yesterday as workers downed tools.
Strike action by workers begins today on North Sea platforms operated by French oil giant Total.
North Sea workers are expected to go on strike next month in a dispute with Total over pay and working hours.
The Crown Office has confirmed that no criminal proceedings are being brought after a gun was used to relight a flare on a North Sea platform.
Environmentalists are calling for French supermajor Total to come clean about drilling "difficulties" that resulted in a North Sea well being sealed off.
French supermajor Total (NYSE:TOT) has been forced to seal the bottom of a well in the Elgin-Franklin field after encountering drilling "difficulties".
Oil and gas giant Total has restricted access to a wellhead platform after an incident during one of the French supermajor's North Sea drilling operations.
French energy giant Total is battling issues with a new well in the Elgin-Franklin field.