With global climate change protests, declarations of climate emergency and the media hype around Greta Thunberg, there is every likelihood of some sort of attempt by protestors to target Offshore Europe and hi-jack the headlines with their agenda.
Oil and gas news
Climate change protestors may target this week’s SPE Offshore Europe event as the sector faces a “tobacco industry moment”, it was claimed last night.
There is a new boss at the helm of Scottish subsea robotics company Rovop today following a sudden change at the top.
The scale of Aberdeen's North Sea bounty over several decades is revealed in the latest Sunday Times Rich List.
An Aberdeen firm delivering vital services and supplies to the global offshore oil and gas industry said yesterday a new contract with Spirit Energy could be worth £21 million over seven years.
Europe’s beleaguered capital of oil and gas has powered its way into the top five in a league table of the UK’s fastest-growing city economies.
MSIS said yesterday it was on track to rapidly grow its share of the global oil and gas environmental services market after a near-£1million investment in expansion during its last full trading year.
Scottish firm Glacier Energy Services announced a new organisational structure yesterday, saying its new set-up was more efficient and better focused on international growth.
Wood chief executive Robin Watson said yesterday the group still had a key role to play at the heart of a recovering north-east economy, despite it making only 5% of its revenue in the UK North Sea.
A hat-trick of new contracts worth a total of £10million have created 25 jobs and put Aberdeen firm PD&MS Group into pole position in a growing market.
North Sea veteran Algy Cluff said yesterday the current rocky relations between the UK and Russia highlighted the dangers of Britain relying on foreign gas imports.
Xodus Group, the Aberdeen-based energy consultancy is now majority-owned by Subsea 7 following a deal struck between the two companies tonight.
Corrosion specialist Presserv, of Aberdeen, is launching a training centre.
Global Marine Group (GMG), of Essex, has launched a new offshore division in Aberdeen in a further sign of growing confidence in the oil and gas industry.
Engineering services group EnerMech, of Aberdeen, said yesterday new subsidiary MInteg was poised to double the size of its workforce next year.
Rotech Subsea is increasingly active in Asia, the Americas and other parts of the world to meet growing global demand for its cutting-edge trenching, excavation and cable grab tools.
A former Peterhead Academy pupil who followed in his family’s footsteps into the oil and gas industry despite its recent woes has scooped a prestigious award.
Bibby Offshore is in the middle of a major financial restructuring that will see the north-east subsea firm fall into the hands of lenders.
A swathe of new data from a £20million UK Government-funded seismic programme is expected to encourage oil and gas exploration in the North Sea.
The UK Government has set its sights on private sector employment practices in a move expected to have huge implications for the North Sea oil and gas industry.
Oil firm Apache has completed the sale of key UK North Sea infrastucture in a £100million-plus deal.
Parkmead Group is looking beyond traditional oil and gas activities for new acquisition opportunities, chief executive Tom Cross has revealed.
Energy giant Ineos has snapped up Swiss football club Lausanne-Sport for an undisclosed sum.
French oil major Total tonight denied claims it used subsidiaries in Bermuda for tax dodge purposes.
Jobs are under threat at Aberdeenshire-based energy service firm Proserv, it has emerged.