Stena Drilling has settled a North Sea rig layoffs case in Norway out of court ahead of a linked employment tribunal in the UK.
Troubled operator Hurricane Energy has announced the completion of decommissioning work to its Lincoln well, which it once hoped to develop, in the west of Shetland.
UK and Norwegian unions are taking Stena Drilling to an employment tribunal on a workers’ rights case stemming from “mass layoffs” on a North Sea rig.
Troubled UK oil firm Hurricane Energy said today that the Stena Don rig is now on hire to plug and abandon the Lincoln well, which it once hoped to develop, west of Shetland.
Stena Drilling has won a new North Sea contract with Petrofac.
Stena Drilling has confirmed it is making redundancies on four of its offshore drilling vessels, along with cuts to a number of roles onshore.
Stena Drilling has appealed a legal decision which found “mass layoffs” on one of its North Sea rigs was in breach of Norway’s employment rules.
Aberdeen-headquartered Stena Drilling has lost a legal case over "mass layoffs" on a North Sea rig but vowed to take its fight further to Norway's Supreme Court.
Scottish operator Cairn Energy has announced that its wildcat well Chimera has come up dry.
Scottish firm Cairn Energy is set to start drilling work on a North Sea prospect next month.
Scottish oil firm Cairn Energy has booked Stena Drilling for a UK North Sea exploration well later this year.
Stena Drilling has “pulled back” from a major redundancy position after securing fresh North Sea work with Total.
A Norwegian offshore union has said that Aberdeen-based Stena Drilling is “not wanted” in the country’s waters following a row.
A row has broken out between an Aberdeen-based drilling firm and a Norwegian union over access to an offshore rig.
Statoil has reportedly terminated its contract for the Stena Don rig on the Troll field.