Aberdeen-based Attollo Offshore has announced it will create 20 jobs through a new project to enhance the use of technology offshore.
A North Sea offshore supplier has denied exploiting non-EU workers – despite paying some little more than £3 an hour.
Offshore support vessel operator Sentinel Marine has announced it will create 80 new jobs with the order of three new ships.
An offshore medic has been recognised as a exceptional caregiver. Bob Gardiner, an offshore medic and occupational health advisor, has been awarded the title of Queen’s Nurse. Mr Gardiner was nominated for providing “high quality, compassionate care”, alongside 20 other community nurses across the UK. To read more on Energy Voice, click here.
An offshore worker recovering from cancer has been fined for behaving in a "threatening manner" towards his wife after returning home from an operation.
An offshore worker turned drug dealer yesterday blamed the oil downturn for his spiral down into criminality.
A Garve man who was involved in a disturbance outside a Dingwall pub and then resisted arrest was fined a total of £720 yesterday.
The new owner of Survivex said yesterday that growth was on the cards for the north-east offshore survival trainer.
First power has been reached from what is expected to become the world’s largest floating windfarm. The developers for the Kincardine Offshore Windfarm Ltd (KOWL) made the announcement in Aberdeen yesterday at the Floating Offshore Wind UK conference. To read more on Energy Voice, click here.
Offshore services firm Bilfinger Salamis said it completely rejects claims that union representatives were removed from the North Sea Culzean project.
A convicted sex offender gave a lift to three teenage girls in breach of a court order hours after avoiding a jail sentence in May for a similar offence.
Netherlands-based Hendrik Veder Group (HVG) has acquired Aberdeen’s Universal Inspection (UI) as it seeks a move into the UK offshore sector.
Atlantic Offshore Scotland has created 50 new jobs through the purchase of two North Sea emergency response vessels.
Shell will make a decision by the end of the year on whether to change its offshore rotas, amid concerns about their effects on mental health.
A north-east offshore worker has been banned from the roads and ordered to carry out unpaid work after attempting to dodge a drink driving conviction.
Scotland’s largest offshore wind farm has started generating power.
Hundreds of offshore workers are facing uncertainty after Chevron announced plans to sell the majority of its North Sea platforms.
A former soldier has called on offshore leaders to do more to support those with mental health problems.
The Scottish Government has launched a £2 million innovation fund to be directed at the offshore wind sector with the aim of reducing development costs and improving health and safety.
Over the last 3 months, workforce numbers at Nigg Energy Park have increased to more than 700 people on site, including provision from over 120 supply chain companies.
A Scottish centre of expertise for sensor and imaging technology and an English university spinout have teamed up to tackle a problem costing the UK oil and gas industry billions of pounds a year.
Members of the Unite and RMT unions have accepted a pay offer from the Caterers Offshore Trade Association (COTA).
Time-lapse footage provided by wind farm construction firm Vattenfall shows the build of the Aberdeen Offshore Wind Farm’s sixth turbine.
Hurricane Energy said today that offshore installation work had begun on the Lancaster field’s early production system.
A trade unionist has confirmed that French oil giant total has entered into discussions with its offshore workforce about a proposed move to a three weeks on, three weeks off (3/3) working rota.
Offshore union Unite is threatening an industrial ballot over “delayed” payments to workers by Sparrows.
The Scottish division of the Royal Society for the Protection of Birds (RSPB) has hit out against a study published today on the risk to seabirds through collision with offshore wind turbines, calling the findings a “very optimistic interpretation of data”.
With the first turbine installed at Aberdeen Offshore Wind Farm yesterday, developer Vattenfall is claiming a number of renewable energy industry firsts.
A union boss has questioned the culture of a North Sea operator, after a worker claimed he was removed from a platform after discovering a “blacklist”.
Offshore rota changes are taking their toll on the mental health of North Sea workers and their families, a leaked report suggests.
Scotland’s top oil and gas research and development organisations are to travel to China next month as part of a knowledge share designed to fortify ties and increase business.
An offshore ace made redundant in the downturn has been banned from the roads after his wife reported him for drink-driving.