Spirit Energy will drill a new well in a bid to deliver more than 4.2 million additional barrels of oil equivalent from a southern North Sea field.
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Shell has postponed a 3D seismic survey in the UK North Sea after weighing up the impacts on fishing businesses and the environment.
Deltic Energy believes it has “the next Cygnus” on its hands as it eyes a farm-out of a promising North Sea prospect in the coming months.
London-listed Deltic Energy has claimed its P2428 licence boasts resources of more than 150 million barrels of oil equivalent.
The Oil and Gas Authority (OGA) has given Shell extra time to carry out more “intensive” seismic processing on a southern North Sea exploration target, the major’s project partner said today.
Independent Oil and Gas (IOG) has awarded the rig contract for phase one of its core project to Noble Corporation.
Premier Oil has welcomed a major milestone after the Tolmount platform was successfully installed in the early hours of this morning.
Premier Oil has hailed the arrival of its Tolmount platform in the North Sea and kicked off installation work.
The first turbine foundation for Ørsted’s huge Hornsea Two offshore wind development in the Southern North Sea has been installed.
Deltic Energy has announced a new Southern North Sea prospect in its portfolio following the OGA’s 32nd licensing round last month.
Premier Oil has released images of the Tolmount platform and jacket setting off for the UK North Sea.
Deltic Energy is facing yet another potential acquisition bid, this time from Independent Oil and Gas (IOG).
Dana Petroleum is understood to be targeting two mature UK North Sea prospects after securing several blocks in the most recent licensing round.
Independent Oil and Gas (IOG) has picked Dutch contractor HSM Offshore to provide the production platforms for phase one of its core project in the southern North Sea.
Spirit Energy will pump an additional £13million into a North Sea field to extend its life by another three years.
Swedish wind developer Vattenfall has been given the go-ahead for a giant Southern North Sea wind project after the UK Government overturned a decision that would delay the project.
Industrial service group Altrad has been chosen to provide construction, hook-up and commissioning work on Premier Oil's Tolmount project in the UK North Sea.
Russo-German firm Wintershall Noordzee has overcome Covid-19 to start production from a second well at the Sillimanite gas field in the southern North Sea.
The Oil and Gas Authority (OGA) has agreed to extend a pair of southern North Sea licences which are expected to come under Shell’s watch.
Aberdeen-headquartered firm Rever Offshore has announced a double contract win with French oil and gas firm Perenco in the Southern North Sea.
A company named after one of the pioneers of North Sea oil and gas exploration is planning to change its name.
As 2020 cranked into gear, there was broadly an air of modest optimism across the UK Continental Shelf (UKCS).
Global integrated materials and logistics management company ASCO has built a strong reputation leading the way for logistics shared service models in the oil and gas sector. With many similarities existing between offshore wind and upstream oil and gas operations, ASCO is now using its capabilities to support supply chain optimisation in the renewables sector. ASCO general manager Southern North Sea (SNS) Alisdair Duncan gave us an insight into how ASCO is drawing upon its 50-plus years’ experience in the oil and gas sector to service clients working in the SNS basin, where there is a growing emphasis on renewable energy.
The North Sea should not run “into a pit of lowest price bidding” just because the supply chain is stressed with the oil price drop, according to the chief operating officer of Independent Oil and Gas (IOG).
Aberdeen-based well integrity specialist Unity has won a seven-figure deal with operator Spirit Energy.