Mexican ambassador to the UK, Julian Ventura Valero, flew into Aberdeen yesterday for a meeting with North Sea oil and gas chiefs.
Oil and Gas Technology Centre (OGTC)
The Oil and Gas Technology Centre (OGTC) has today announced investment in three oil and gas robotics projects to transform pressure vessel inspection.
The Aberdeen-based Oil and Gas Technology Centre (OGTC) has reported £37million of co-investment in more than 70 projects in its first year.
Launched last year by the Oil and Gas Technology Centre (OGTC) in Aberdeen, the TechX accelerator has attracted more than 75 applications from 17 countries and five continents.
A survey carried out by the Oil and Gas Technology Centre (OGTC) and ABB has found that non-intrusive inspection could deliver lower maintenance costs to the tune of £242million.
A new well foundation technology could provide reduced well costs, safety improvements and reduce the overall environmental impact to the UK Continental Shelf (UKCS).
The Oil and Gas Authority (OGA) has announced that the latest offshore licencing round has brought in 96 applications to acquire acreage in the UK Continental Shelf (UKCS).
The Aberdeen city region deal has yielded tangible results for the north-east one year on, regional leaders have said.
The influence of robotics on the oil and gas sector is “limitless”, according to an industry expert.
Oil and gas service provider, Apollo, has stuck a deal with the Oil and Gas Technology Centre to introduce a data management system which will aid North Sea operators.
The Oil and Gas Technology Centre (OGTC) has approved £12million worth of investment since it opened seven months ago.
Progress at the £180million Oil And Gas Technology Centre (OGTC) is continuing as key aspects of its efforts to unlock the potential of the UK North Sea are put into place.
Sir Ian Wood claims the North Sea oil and gas industry is "nowhere near the end of its life".
The North Sea industry is currently on track to recover only the “bottom end” of its remaining oil and gas reserves despite making some progress on improving its methods of operating.