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.
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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.
Wintershall Dea has achieved first gas at the Sillimanite field, a development stretching across the UK and Dutch sectors of the North Sea.
Chrysaor has handed in decommissioning plans for the Jupiter series of gas fields in the UK North Sea.
Independent Oil and Gas (IOG) will carry out further analysis and modelling to work out whether its Redwell and Harvey assets in the southern North Sea are worth developing.
Spirit Energy said today that it would take up the reins as operator of a southern North Sea discovery.
Dutch firm One-Dyas has confirmed an oil discovery with its Ossian-Darach well in the southern North Sea.
The transition to a lower-carbon energy sector will be the key topic of the flagship conference for the Southern North Sea next year.
Drilling has kicked off at a North Sea exploration well operated by Italian oil and gas firm Eni, supported by French partner Total.
Hague and London Oil (Halo) returned to the black in the first half of 2019 thanks to hedging positions taken last year to protect the firm from gas price fluctuations.
French operator Perenco will invest in extending the life of two gas fields in the southern North Sea.
Independent Oil and Gas (IOG) has pushed back the estimated date for sanctioning its flagship North Sea development.
Hague and London Oil (Halo) has struck a deal to buy stakes in several Dutch and UK North Sea assets from One-Dyas for £7.8 million.
Pre-tax losses widened at Cluff Natural Resources (CLNR) in a first-half marked by flagship deals with energy giant Shell on its southern North Sea licences.
As a mixed energy centre, the southern North Sea (SNS) is probably the busiest, most resilient part of the UK Continental Shelf.
Shell is more than halfway through seismic survey work on a newly-acquired North Sea prospect.
Shell has completed a 50% farm in to a North Sea licence held by Cluff Natural Resources (CLNR).