Some of the North Sea oil and gas industry’s biggest players, including Neptune Energy, BP and TotalEnergies, are in the running to pick up a gong at the OGUK Awards.
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Norwegian scientists are close to establishing whether water can replace chemicals in cleaning up oil slicks.
Oil spill response specialist Briggs has secured a five-year contract from BP to act as its oil spill lead across the Forties Pipeline System (FPS) and to provide response services in the north of Scotland.
Four new guides have been added to an information ‘toolkit’ to help offshore oil and gas operators implement their response should there be an oil spill in the North Sea.
A networking event highlighting key environmental issues facing the oil and gas industry takes place in Aberdeen next month.
Statoil has opted for oil spill response specialist Aptomar’s management system at its field monitoring centre at Sandsli in Bergen, Norway.
In the aftermath of the Macondo incident it was rapidly recognised that, perhaps because of an impressive record of drilling without incident, the offshore industry had failed to focus on the potential impact of a well control incident in deepwater.