Scotland is a "decade behind" in preparing for North Sea oil and gas decommissioning and risks losing out on millions of dollars of potential work, according to union chiefs.
In decommissioning, as in life, there are winners and there are losers.
This year saw an end to the Janice field operated by Maersk in the North Sea.
Maersk Oil's Janice floating production unit has arrived in Norway for decommissioning work to begin.
Maersk Supply Service have been awarded a contract to provide decommissioning services for the Janice field in the North Sea.
Up to 200 staff at Maersk Oil in the UK face the risk of redundancy after the company revealed plans to shut down one of its North Sea assets.