North Sea

Kishorn Port enhances offer with new accommodation block


The upgrading of Kishorn Port (KPL) as its owners bid to win more work from the oil and gas, renewable energy and decommissioning sectors has continued, with the establishment of new on-site accommodation for workers at the remote Wester Ross facility.


Eight steps for a safe and healthy workplace


Organisations have continued to operate safely throughout the Covid-19 pandemic, with business leaders adapting to protect the health and safety of their employees both on and offshore.


We must lead. We must act.


The Covid-19 pandemic has had a vast impact on people’s lives, as well as on companies around the world.


EV Out Loud: Decom cash, a rig dash and a South African splash


Should the government stump up some of the cash it was going to pay out for decommissioning ahead of time, in order to get the ball rolling? Decom North Sea thinks so, although other opinions are available. At a time when the national debt is hitting record levels, and a number of sectors are calling for help, the government may not want to help out the oil and gas industry.

North Sea

Total gets down to drilling last UKCS exploration well of 2020


Westwood Global Energy reports that as of September 2 there were two exploration wells active in the UK, with one in the central North Sea and one in the northern North Sea. So far in 2020, three exploration wells have completed. There has been no appraisal drilling yet this year.