BP has announced first oil from the 20 million barrel Alligin field, west of Shetland.
Lerwick harbour continues to add to its reputation as a leading support hub for the oil and gas industry in northern waters through its contribution to the offshore sector’s operations west of Shetland.
The dispute between BP and some other industry stakeholders on policy for lifeboat drills raises a range of issues, some broader than the debate first suggests.
A North Sea safety chief has revealed plans to assemble a new work group to tackle the thorny subject of offshore lifeboat evacuation training.
US-headquartered engineering firm Emerson has completed a £64million automation project for BP’s Glen Lyon floating production, storage and offloading vessel (FPSO).
Oil major BP is celebrating the start of production from Quad 204, one of the largest field redevelopments in North Sea history.
Incredible footage has emerged giving a drone's eye view of the Glen Lyon FPSO.
Teekay Offshore has been awarded new three-year shuttle tanker contracts of affreightment (CoA) with BP, Shell and OMV Group for the Glen Lyon FPSO.
BP has the weather window needed to moor the brand new production ship Glen Lyon on Quad 204 (the Schiehallion field cluster) on the West of Shetland sector of the UKCS.
BP has today renewed its commitment to the North Sea – by announcing the creation of more than 500 jobs.
BP boss Mark Thomas has hailed the west of Shetland the North Sea’s "next chapter of opportunity".
The Glen Lyon FPSO is expected to arrive at its new home in waters offshore Shetland on Sunday.
Next year will mark the 40th anniversary of the Clair field’s discovery and, all going well, it should see the first oil being transported from its second offspring, Clair Ridge.
Oil major BP’s Glen Lyon FPSO arrives in Haugesund today as it under goes its final preparations before heading to the UKCS.
Amec Foster Wheeler has won three contracts, totalling more than £30million, for BP's Glen Lyon Floating Production, Storage and Offloading (FPSO) vessel.
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This incredible footage shows the construction of BP's Glen Lyon FPSO from start to finish.
These images show the Glen Lyon FPSO (Floating Production Storage and Offloading) vessel under construction in South Korea. The state-of-the-art FPSO will eventually make a journey across the world to work on the £3billion Quad 204 redevelopment project of the Schiehallion and Loyal fields, west of Shetland. Glen Lyon replaces the Schiehallion FPSO, which started producing oil in 1998 and continued doing so for 15 years until operations were suspended for Quad204 subsea work.