Premier Oil

North of Scotland

Premier Oil sells Norwegian business for $120million

November 16, 2015

Premier Oil has sold its Norwegian business, Premier Oil Norge, to Det norske for $120million. The firm confirmed it would funnel the funds back into repaying its debt. Faltering oil prices has forced the firm to cut its spending by 25% this year. Read full story on our sister website Energy Voice.


Diver’s family stunned by FAI findings

June 11, 2014

The death of a young saturation diver who was killed while carrying out a routine job hundreds of feet underwater remains a mystery, a sheriff has ruled. Russell Robinson died on October 30, 2011, while working on Premier Oil’s Balmoral floating production vessel in the North Sea. Full story on Energy Voice.