Industrial services giant Altrad has signed two long-term contracts with a major oil refinery on the east coast of England, worth an estimated £30 million.
In a sign of changing times, a U.S. oil refining company is converting one of its plants into a producer of clean fuel.
An oil refinery in northern Germany wants to turn excess wind power into green hydrogen to replace natural gas and produce synthetic fuels for aviation.
Workers at an oil refinery are to be asked if they want to vote for strikes in a dispute over pensions.
With trains cancelled across France on the seventh day of a nationwide strike, the SNCF national rail service has offered unions a deal to try to persuade train drivers to go back to work.
Amec said yesterday it would recruit 300 people after winning a £330million deal with the Kuwait National Petroleum Company (KNPC).