French oil giant Total is preparing to sell more than £1 billion worth of UK North Sea assets, a news report said.
Champions of safety training and skills development within the oil and gas sector will be recognised at this year’s Opito Global Awards during the organisation’s annual conference in Kuala Lumpur.
President Donald Trump said that he had received assurances from King Salman of Saudi Arabia that the kingdom will increase oil production, “maybe up to 2,000,000 barrels” in response to turmoil in Iran and Venezuela.
Faroe Petroleum’s chairman said today that the Aberdeen-based oil explorer was in a “very strong position” ahead of its annual general meeting today.
Oil service firm Petrofac said today that it had spotted “early signs of recovery” in the UK North Sea, despite continued low activity, utilisation and order intake.
Oil major Shell has made a final investment decision (FID) to press ahead with plans to develop the North Sea Fram field.
Oil giant Total’s attempt to justify planned offshore rota changes was “arrogant, cynical and patronising”, a union boss has said.
Work is finally under way to remove an unexploded device located near a North Sea oil platform.
A leading north-east politician has claimed that more UK Government investment is needed for oil and gas exploration.
Westhill in Aberdeenshire remains the most expensive town to buy a home, according to new research from Bank of Scotland.
Calls for oil companies to start hiring again, as MPs hear of labour shortages and a lack of exploration
Sir Ian Wood has warned that exploration in the oil and gas industry needs to be improved to maximise economic recovery of North Sea reserves.
Oil and Gas UK has said the industry is potentially facing a staff shortage as activity grows in the North Sea.
Oil industry safety chiefs have condemned the overuse of confusing acronyms and urged colleagues to ditch the “macho nonsense”.
The price of petrol rose by 6p per litre in May – the biggest monthly increase in the past 18 years.
Oil and gas producer Premier Oil said today that it would be joining the FTSE 250 Index on June 18.
The latest offshore licensing round shows exploration is still “alive” in the North Sea, the industry’s regulator said today.
Ryanair has booked a solid increase in full-year profits but warned that rising oil prices could take the gloss off its performance over the next 12 months.
Shell and BP may have to face down shareholder opposition to their chief executives’ pay packets at their annual general meetings next week.
London’s blue-chip index hit a record high on Thursday as rising oil prices helped lift UK stocks.
US oil major ConocoPhillips is considering an exit from the UK North Sea, a news report said.
Sir Clive Woodward was responsible for the England rugby’s team greatest turnaround and one its most significant triumphs to date.
Sir Ian Wood has revealed his frustration at the “hell of a long time” it is taking to move forward with the City Region Deal - as it emerged £14.5million of the pot went unspent last year.
An exhibition showcasing stories of the people, places and technology which have proved crucial to the North Sea oil industry has opened in Aberdeen.
The shutdown of oil pipelines at the Sullom Voe terminal in Shetland will be only a “mild irritant” to operators, according to a leading petro-economist.
Oil firm Total has confirmed plans to shed over 50 more Aberdeen jobs. The French energy giant said in March that it planned to cut 250 positions following its merger with Maersk Oil. However, following a review, Total said it will now increase that number to slightly above 300. Read more on Energy Voice here.
The size of the cake has dwindled for Scotland’s oil industry supply chain, but the international slice is getting bigger, a business leader has said.
A host of north-east energy companies and industry professionals have touched down in Texas for the oil sector’s biggest event.
Treasury and Brexit ministers will visit Aberdeen on Thursday to meet oil and gas bosses.
Customs charges due to Brexit could cost the offshore industry £145million this summer and £120 million every year thereafter, north-east firms have been warned.
Europe’s beleaguered capital of oil and gas has powered its way into the top five in a league table of the UK’s fastest-growing city economies.
Hurricane Energy’s pre-tax losses widened in 2017, as the firm moves closer to first oil from its major Lancaster development.
A north-east MP has warned of an impending oil and gas skills shortage, blaming a drop in those pursuing vocational qualifications.