A union boss has claimed a “host” of North Sea contracting firms are poised to lay off furloughed workers as the cost of maintaining the scheme mounts.
A trade union boss has said offshore contractors’ plans to scrap a blanket deal covering thousands of workers went against “every principle” championed by North Sea industry.
An oil worker with suspected coronavirus symptoms has died at home after being airlifted from a North Sea platform earlier this week.
A deal has been struck to protect hundreds, and potentially thousands, of North Sea jobs during the coronavirus outbreak.
An Aberdeen oil and gas contractor has sacked a number of North Sea workers due to a drop-off in demand related to the coronavirus outbreak.
A North Sea deal between one of the basin’s biggest producers and a little-known consortium has set “alarm bells ringing” in the UK offshore oil and gas sector, a trade union boss has said.
Several North Sea contractors have joined forces to prevent unskilled workers entering the market as a “challenging shutdown period” approaches.
A survey from the UK’s largest offshore union has found high levels of job insecurity among the contractor workforce in the North Sea.
Irving engineering, procurement and construction Fluor plans to sell off $1 billion in assets as the company refocuses on energy sector projects.
The shortlist for this year’s prestigious Oil & Gas UK Awards has been revealed today.
Exceptional oil and gas companies and their dedicated employees were recognised at one of the industry’s most prestigious award ceremonies on Friday night.
Firms which excel in health and safety and renewables will be recognised at the north-east’s prestigious energy awards next month.
Fluor Corporation announced last night that its subsidiary firm, Stork, had signed an extension deal with Centrica Storage for its Southern North Sea assets.
Industry demographics within the offshore oil and gas sector traditionally paint a picture of gender imbalance; particularly within disciplines such as scaffolding.
Eight finalists are in the running for two hotly contested categories of The Press and Journal cHeRries Awards 2019.
The cream of the crop among human resources (HR) professionals in the region are revealed today in the final shortlist for the cHeRries Awards 2019.
Champions of industry safety were celebrated at the 2018 OPITO global awards last night.
Fluor Corporation announced today that its subsidiary firm, Stork, has agreed a North Sea contract extension with Chrysaor.
Oil services firm Stork has won a three year contract with Shell for assets in the Southern North Sea.
Aker Solutions said on Saturday that work began as normal on the Mariner field and that the strike action proposed earlier in the week did not take place.
Almost 20 North Sea oil and gas companies were recognised for the work they’ve undertaken to ensure healthier working lives for staff at the NHS Grampian Healthy Working Lives Awards.
Workers are understood to be considering downing tools on the Mariner field again.
It seems a long time since there was last a significant strike during hook-up operations for a new UK North Sea development and that tells me that there’s something wrong out there in the Mariner field.
Strike action on a major North Sea oilfield development could dent efforts to attract much needed investment to the sector, an industry chief has warned.
Stork has brought in a naval architecture expert to strengthen the oil service firm's hand as a market-leader in maintenance.