Offshore workers in the North Sea have voted for industrial action amid a dispute over planned changes to shift patterns.
Energy supplier Centrica has said it wants to “limit exposure” to its oil and gas subsidiary Spirit Energy.
Incoming changes to contractor rules could help retain skilled workers in the North Sea, the Aberdeen and Grampian Chamber of Commerce (AGCC) has said.
Hibiscus Petroleum has largely attributed a surge in profits to its North Sea operations.
A new scheme to rekindle activity in the North Sea is being phased in to the industry today.
Australian energy service firm WorleyParsons said today that revenues were “flowing” from its recently acquired Aberdeen operation. WorleyParsons bought Amec Foster Wheeler’s oil and gas business following the latter’s acquisition by energy service giant Wood in 2017. The deal marked WorleyParsons’ entry to the UK North Sea market. Read more on Energy Voice here.
A number of US law firms have announced investigations into Bristow Group on behalf of investors after the firm last week cast doubt on the validity of its finances.
Aberdeen-headquartered John Lawrie Group has announced it will set up a £5 million decommissioning base at the Port of Dundee.
The Oil and Gas Authority has highlighted concerns about a lack of diversity within the North Sea energy sector.
Until recently, Guyana was listed among the poorest countries in the Western Hemisphere and - though boasting a landmass larger than Scotland and England combined - home to a low-wage population of just 750,000 people.
The US company behind a North Sea helicopter operation employing 900 people has cast doubt on the validity of its own finances.
The US firm behind a major North Sea helicopter operation has cast doubt on its own future.
German tech giant Siemens has entered into a deal to recover stranded North Sea reserves through gas-to-wire (GTW) projects.
Entrepreneur and philanthropist Michael Spencer will further increase his stake in North Sea oil firm Cluff Natural Resources (CLNR). Mr Spencer, a multi-millionaire backer of the Conservative Party, has struck a deal to purchase 10.6 million shares from Algy Cluff, CLNR’s chairman, for 3.5p each. >> To read more on Energy Voice, click here <<
Anglo-French oil company Perenco is considering selling some of its southern North Sea gas fields.
The Scottish Government is set to turn the tide on a previously defunct £10 million marine energy scheme.
Cluff Natural Resources (CLNR) has announced it will farm-out a southern North Sea licence to Shell, with the possibility of an agreement on a second.
The new boss of Aberdeen International Airport (AIA) aims to woo airlines with the Granite City’s “new proposition”.
The UK’s £7.5 billion subsea sector needs to shed its “master and servant mindset”, an industry veteran said yesterday.
Record production and higher oil and gas prices steered Equinor to a 40% increase in profits last year.
The North Sea’s “changing of the guard” will boost an oilfield services (OFS) sector creaking under the weight of sustained pricing pressures, a new report said.
A group of swimmers plunged into the icy depths of the North Sea as part of a campaign to rejuvenate a disused outdoor pool.
An “ambitious” oil and gas sector deal will be crucial to protect the north-east’s status as a global energy powerhouse, a new report said.
The oil and gas industry needs to ditch negative perceptions of private equity (PE) and get to grips with reality, a top North Sea executive said.
Shell remains firmly focused on beefing up its UK North Sea business in spite of recent oil price volatility, the energy giant’s boss said yesterday.
A North Sea helicopter giant has flown to the aid of a local neurological disease charity.
Petrochemicals giant Ineos has confirmed that it is “no longer in discussions” with ConocoPhillips for a number of North Sea assets.
Chinese oil company Cnooc today announced a new discovery in the UK central North Sea.
Energy service giant Wood has won an award for its commitnent to exporting engineering expertise to China.
Offshore vessel owner Prosafe has revealed it will shed up to 150 jobs through voluntary redundancy in a effort cut operating costs.
Oil companies will pay their fair share of the multi-billion pound UK North Sea decommissioning bill, a trade body has said.
An offshore worker has died after falling into the North Sea.