Aberdeen-based oil and gas exploration firm Parkmead has said it is hoping to raise £15.9million through a new share placing.
Aberdeen-based oilfield service firm Coretrax plans to more than double its workforce in the next year after moving into a new headquarters.
Aberdeen-based North Sea oil firm Dana Petroleum took control yesterday of the Triton floating production vessel - the first time it has been in charge of a major offshore installation.
Aberdeen-based international oilfield service company Expro yesterday announced the sale of one of its divisions in a near-£400million deal.
The UK is in a strong position to benefit from potential growth in the unconventional-gas sector, according to former BP chief executive Lord Browne.
AEA Technology said yesterday that despite short to medium-term difficulties in the UK, it was in a strong position and well placed for good growth in the new financial year.
Pipeline engineering specialist STATS Group has had a good start to 2010, with a big jump in contracts won.
The head of carbon capture and storage research at the formerly state-owned TUV NEL laboratory, East Kilbride, insists that the UK is in a "strong position" to accelerate development and application of CCS technologies.
Aberdeen-based RBG said yesterday that Dave Workman had now become its new chief executive.
International energy service provider Wood Group said yesterday that its performance so far this year remained in line with expectations.
NORTH-EAST oil and gas communications specialist Nessco said yesterday it had landed contracts worth more than £4million in Australia and Iran.
Dozens of oil companies are said to be in a strong position to seek compensation from the Venezuelan government after it seized control of operations in the country.
DESIRE Petroleum, the UK-listed oil and gas explorer which focuses on the South Atlantic, said yesterday its biggest challenge over the next few months was to secure a suitable rig at a suitable price from as close to the North Falkland Basin as possible.
NORTH-EAST specialist well, process and pipeline service company Qserv has appointed David Bowman to the new role of international operations director.