An American-style hardball approach to contracts and working conditions is rising among North Sea firms, according to a top employment lawyer.
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A new report has called for rapid action on a vital technology for reducing carbon emissions which the UK has been “contemplating for too long”.
A bumper year for new project sanctions on the UK continental shelf (UKCS) in 2018 has been followed by an underwhelming 2019, analysts have said.
North Sea oil and gas leaders are set to produce new industry research outlining how the sector is "reinventing" itself for the energy transition.
North Sea oil and gas companies are dodging responsibility for the well-being of offshore workers at the expense of profit, according to a damning new helicopter safety report.
Scottish Enterprise (SE) is seeking applicants for its next Future Industry Leaders Programme for the energy sector.
The chairman of the Health and Safety Executive has called out “complacency” on cyber security within oil and gas and other sectors across the UK.
A North Sea boss has hailed new leadership measures to prevent major hazards offshore as being the “first time” in her career the industry has aligned in such a way.
The chairman of the Health and safety Executive (HSE) has warned the North Sea needs to be “constantly vigilant” after a platform was evacuated over structural concerns.
An industry body will warn there is “much more to be done” to prevent major leaks in the North Sea at an Aberdeen conference later.
Several North Sea contractors have joined forces to prevent unskilled workers entering the market as a “challenging shutdown period” approaches.
The leading trade body for the North Sea energy sector put the benefits of digital technology under the spotlight yesterday.
The next generation of the UK’s oil and gas industry is being called upon to make their voices heard on key issues including the energy transition and climate change.
Oil and gas giant BP is understood to be at loggerheads with a UK safety authority over how it is preparing North Sea workers for lifeboat evacuation.
Oil and Gas UK (OGUK) has said its two new boardroom appointments will be tasked with boltering ongoing efforts at increasing North Sea competitiveness and leading the charge toward the UK's net zero emissions target.
New measures set out by the UK Government to increase gender equality have been firmly welcomed by the sector, but Oil and Gas UK (OGUK) warned there was "still more work to be done" to improve diversity.
One in four people in the UK will experience a diagnosable mental health problem in their lives, according to leading mental health charity, Mind.
"No winners" have resulted from a 12-day North Sea standoff involving BP and climate group Greenpeace, accordinging to the representative body for the oil and gas sector.
A Shell North Sea boss has said he "agrees" with many of the climate campaigners who took to the streets of the UK's major cities in April.
Former BP policy analyst Lord Duncan has told north-east energy firms to remember that they are "all on the same team" if they are to pull together in the same direction on climate targets.
Energy sector moving in right direction ‘but not fast enough’ for effective transition, climate strategist claims
The UK energy sector is moving in the right direction "but not fast enough" to achieve an effective transition to net zero carbon emissions, according to a top climate strategist.
Energy chiefs have insisted a shortage of women looking to join the sector is partly to blame for the gender pay gap in the north-east.
We’ve had encouraging exploration news recently with two exciting discoveries, Glendronach and Glengorm, proving that significant oil and gas resources still exist on the UK Continental Shelf.
An Aberdeen-based female-led business network last night announced the appointment of a new chairwoman.
Oil and Gas UK has revealed its 2019 flagship event will focus on striking a “balance” between maximising North Sea recovery and meeting climate change targets.