Changes to off-payroll working rules will “acutely impact” the North Sea oil and gas sector, a tax expert has warned.
Speculation arose last night as two oil and gas operators emerged as potential bidders for a package of Chevron’s North Sea assets.
Weak management has been identified as a significant factor for many North Sea leaks, according to a review by the Health and Safety Executive (HSE).
Union officials said today that the Offshore Contractors’ Association (OCA) would make a revised pay offer for North Sea workers.
Petrofac has launched a new facility to take advantage of the “enormous potential” of digital technology to benefit the North Sea and wider oil and gas sector.
The Oil and Gas Authority (OGA) will make a new batch of data available to help revitalise exploration in the UK Continental Shelf.
US oil giant Chevron said today that it would forge ahead with a North Sea project expected to unlock millions of additional barrels.
Around 1,400 jobs in oil and gas based in Aberdeen are expected to be lost in the next three years, according to a new report.
Nearly 300 tonnes of oil and chemicals accidentally spilled into the North Sea in 2017, according to a new environmental report.
Making North Sea oil last “an additional generation” is key to meeting the UK’s climate change targets, a new report says.
An offshore worker who was pulled over by police while smelling strongly of alcohol refused to provide a breath sample.
A looming skills shortage in the north-east oil and gas sector has been highlighted in the latest industry survey from the Aberdeen and Grampian Chamber of Commerce (AGCC).
A north-east mental health charity has attended an event to increase awareness of safer travel for people going offshore.
Offshore unions have praised the down-valuing of Super Puma helicopters as a success for common sense.
Energy giant BP today delivered a huge boost to North Sea industry after announcing first oil from its Clair Ridge mega-project.
Energy giant BP has used technology designed to maximise oil production offshore for the first time, as it began pumping oil from a new development west of Shetland.
Strong winds have created a large amount of sea foam at Aberdeen beach.
Shell UK has said it still has “some way to go” in improving gender balance as it reported an average pay gap of 18.6% for 2018.
The end of EC225 Super Puma helicopters in the North Sea has resulted in Babcock taking a £120million charge as it reshapes its oil and gas business.
Crunch talks between North Sea trade unions and the Offshore Contractors’ Association (OCA) scheduled to take place today have been cancelled.
The oil and gas industry was last night warned it will feel the hit of increased costs in retaining skilled workers as a result of Theresa May’s “unclear” draft Brexit deal.
Private-equity backed Azinor Catalyst said today that it had discovered oil at the Agar-Plantain well in the North Sea.
Keeping old oil and gas platforms in place could be a “triple win” for the North Sea, creating a fresh wave of employment, according to a conservationist group.
Union officials and employers will hold crunch talks next week in a bid to avert widespread strikes in the North Sea.
An airline is to introduce a new morning flight from Durham to Aberdeen.
A new report has set out recommendations for the management and development of North Sea oil wells.
An oil and gas worker, who lost his thumb in an incident offshore eight years ago, has launched a new service to highlight “normalised risk” in the sector.
Members of the fishing industry will meet the US ambassador today to discuss trade opportunities.
Activists have claimed asbestos-related diseases in the north-east may have been caused by the oil boom of the 1970s.
Norwegian energy major Equinor said today that first oil from its £4.5 billion Mariner project in the UK North Sea had been pushed into next year.