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EV Insights: The reporter who struck black gold

“A new source of raw materials opens up as an old and famous one closes”. This was the headline which made the Press and Journal's Ted Strachan famous as he heralded the end of Aberdeen's quarry and the start of the North Sea oil and gas industry. More than 40 years ago the industrial reporter raced against time to scoop a Norwegian publication about the Ekofisk oil discovery.