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.
Overseas expansion is paying dividends for north-east offshore engineering firm Maritime Developments.
Global Marine Group (GMG), of Essex, has launched a new offshore division in Aberdeen in a further sign of growing confidence in the oil and gas industry.
An offshore worker has been fined almost £800 after sending his estranged wife a string of “menacing” text messages following their separation.
Scotland’s transport minister is undecided on whether to support calls for an independent public inquiry into North Sea helicopter safety.
A Canadian operator with a base in Aberdeen, CNR announced earlier today that a team of workers had returned to Ninian South to return power.
The decision to send a group of oil workers ashore after they refused to get into lifeboats on a rig is “outrageous”, a union boss has said.
Norwegian oil giant said today that all workers on the Mariner field are safe after a gangway between installations disconnected late last night. Statoil confirmed that the link between the Safe Boreas accommodation vessel and the Mariner A platform was reported at 11:45pm. Read the full story on our sister site, Energy Voice.
Almost 70 offshore workers have been evacuated from the Ninian South platform due to concerns about the safety and structural integrity of the rig.
Offshore workers were banned from drinking the tap water on their platform after it was found to be contaminated with diesel – but were told to keep showering in it.
Helicopter manufacturer Airbus is “actively considering” the possibility of putting CEO Guillaume Faury in a offshore H225 work flight situation in response to an online petition.
More than 500 people have joined a call for the chief executive of a helicopter firm to take a flight in a controversial H225 chopper, in the same conditions as the offshore workforce.
Helicopter firm boss challenged to take flight “under the same conditions as the offshore workforce”
The chief executive of a helicopter firm has been challenged to take a flight “under the same conditions as the offshore workforce”.
Controversial offshore helicopters look set to return to skies above the North Sea after aviation watchdogs announced plans to lift a flight ban imposed following a string of fatal accidents.
The funeral of north-east business giant Charles Ritchie, the founder of offshore engineering firm Score Group who died this week, will be held on Wednesday.
An official probe has revealed that two helicopters, which were carrying offshore workers, were forced to take action to avoid a collision off the coast of Aberdeen this year.
A coastguard captain who learned her trade in Aberdeen has died after a Sikorsky S92 rescue helicopter crashed into the Atlantic off Ireland.
A coastguard helicopter has gone missing off the west of Ireland.
A £60,000 a year offshore oil worker who frightened his neighbours when he turned up at their door armed with a knife avoided a jail sentence yesterday.
An offshore oil worker frightened his neighbours when he turned up at their door armed with a knife.
Oil workers have taken part in the viral video craze the Mannequin Challenge which has been sweeping social media.
An analyst at Douglas Westwood has predicted that fracking will not turn into a thriving industry in the UK.
Huge waves have been captured on film by a North Sea vessel. The footage was taken by Jeffrey Tuckerman while he was working offshore. It comes after Dolphins were spotted surrounding the bow of the same vessel earlier this month. For the full story visit our sister site Energy Voice.
An offshore oil worker was jailed for eight weeks after admitting stealing two bottles of wine from an Inverness supermarket.
This footage gives a glimpse into the everyday life of North Sea offshore workers.
An offshore worker has praised his colleagues who raised to help as he lay “dead” for 20 minutes after suffering a cardiac arrest off the coast of Egypt.
Aberdeen oil and gas leaders yesterday warned the UK Government not to take its “eye off the ball” during Brexit negotiations.
Peterhead fishing skipper Jimmy Buchan is toasting a successful trip after three days on a North Sea accommodation rig showcasing some of his catch.
An offshore worker is being evacuated from a North Sea platform after sustaining an injury.