Life on a north sea platform during the coronavirus pandemic has been captured by an oil and gas business.
More than half a decade on from a collapse in the price of oil that gutted parts of the UK’s energy industry, explorers in the North Sea hope they can bounce back from another major downturn sparked in part by the coronavirus.
The oil rig which erupted in a fireball 10 weeks after Piper Alpha only to go on fire again three times in Dundee
Texan troubleshooter Red Adair’s rescue team tamed the flames of an ill-fated North Sea oil rig - only for it to go on fire again three times in Dundee.
It was set to be just a routine night shift for the men of Stonehaven Coast Radio Station, dealing with the chatter and communications in its role as the lifeline between sea and shore.
A North Sea oil worker filmed the moment a pod of orcas surrounded his vessel.
‘Monumental scale’ of coronavirus economic shock requires bold and urgent action, say Scottish Government advisers
Scotland has an “urgent need” to access low-cost debt in order to recover from the economic damage caused by the coronavirus crisis, a landmark Scottish Government report has said.
More than 4,500 “heartbreaking” North Sea job losses have already taken place in the wake of the Covid-19 outbreak and oil price rout, it is understood.
Coronavirus quarantine rules are "causing chaos" for hundreds of oil and gas workers across the UK, an Aberdeen union boss has said.
A US Air Force F15C fighter aircraft has crashed off the coast of Yorkshire and the status of the pilot is not known.
‘Crisis’ sees Nicola Sturgeon unveil £62 million energy transition fund to support North Sea jobs and businesses
Nicola Sturgeon has announced a £62 million energy transition fund to support jobs in the oil and gas sector.
Engineering giant Worley has cut another 1,900 jobs globally in response to the Covid-19 crisis.
A north-east trade union chief has urged ministers to defend workers after an energy giant announced it was to cut thousands of jobs.
Pilots were “distracted” by incorrectly positioned cranes leading to a helicopter landing on the wrong oil platform in the North Sea, according to investigators.
The Scottish Government has been urged to step in and provide more support to the oil and gas sector after fuel giant BP announced a cull of thousands of jobs.
A “monster from the deep”, thought to be among the largest of its kind ever caught in UK waters, has landed on the counter of an Aberdeen fishmonger.
French energy giant Total has announced the purchase of a majority stake in a giant Scottish wind farm project.
The Oil and Gas Authority (OGA) has slammed “poor behaviour” in the North Sea supply chain, with firms facing demands to cut rates as much as 40% “overnight”.
US Air Force aircraft from the UK, Germany and Italy have taken part in a training exercise over the North Sea during the coronavirus pandemic.
A North Sea support vessel firm has welcomed a government move to exempt oil workers from quarantine rules.
Oil and gas workers will be exempted from quarantine measures requiring travellers to isolate for 14 days after arriving in the UK.
BP put workers “in harm’s way” during a fire on the ETAP installation, being left without water pumps to extinguish it, the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) has warned.
Offshore workers have said they’ve been “dumped” by a major recruitment firm after it decided not to offer the UK furlough scheme due to holiday pay concerns.
North-east fighter jets have carried out a training exercise with a US bomber over the North Sea.
Trade union bosses have reacted with fury following the collapse of talks aimed at halting a decades-old industry-wide partnership.
A group of workers have been evacuated from a Valaris drilling rig working in the North Sea due to concerns over an outbreak of Covid-19 onboard.
The UK’s oil regulator has unveiled plans to force North Sea operators to meet the government’s 2050 net zero goals.
The North Sea industry is remaining vigilant despite a fall in the number of suspected coronavirus cases.
Around 200 North Sea workers have been evacuated with suspected Covid-19 symptoms over the last six weeks as the sector has attempted to manage the spread of the virus.
Scotland's energy minister will chair regular meetings of a leadership taskforce in a bid to help the North Sea oil sector survive the plunge in prices caused by Covid-19.
The chief of Britain’s air force has condemned its Russian counterpart after two Russian maritime patrol bombers were intercepted north-east of Scotland.