Drilling rig designer and builder Bentec marks its 125th anniversary late this year, a remarkable achievement for the Germany company, which is a unit of KCA Deutag of Aberdeen.
This year has been an excellent year on the Cromarty Firth despite ongoing uncertainties regarding the future of the Nigg fabrication yard.
Faroe Petroleum said yesterday it had enjoyed an excellent year to date with significant exploration success in the Atlantic margin in the Glenlivet gas discovery, in which Faroe has a 10% stake.
Inverurie-based Ferguson Group announced record annual profits yesterday.
Dana Petroleum, the Aberdeen oil and gas operator, told shareholders yesterday at its annual meeting in the Granite City that 2008 had been another excellent year for the company.
Dana Petroleum said yesterday it had made a significant gas discovery at Anchois, in the Tanger-Larache licence, with its first well offshore Morocco.