Aker solutions has today announced the opening of its upgraded Dyce, Aberdeen site in order to target the growing UK subsea market.
Stena Drilling has “pulled back” from a major redundancy position after securing fresh North Sea work with Total.
North-east residents are to get the chance to watch the construction of a £300 million offshore windfarm as part of an event being held by the company behind the scheme.
Aberdeen Coastguard Rescue Team was dispatched this afternoon to a medical emergency concerning a North Sea oil rig worker.
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Customs charges due to Brexit could cost the offshore industry £145 million this summer and £120 million every year thereafter, north-east firms have been warned.
Westhill-based Bibby Offshore has announced that it will be the first to deploy a new diving safety system within the North Sea.
An offshore drilling ship has been drafted in to help the search for a toy boat currently on a 3,000 mile journey across the Atlantic Ocean.
A North-east lifeboat crew had a furry surprise waiting for them as they arrived at work yesterday.
Total said today that its UK North Sea boss, Elisabeth Proust, will soon retire after 38 years with the firm.
Workers are understood to be considering downing tools on the Mariner field again.
Offshore union Unite has renewed calls to ban the Super Puma from the North Sea at a major conference in Aviemore.
A business leader has claimed that a “natural cull” among Aberdeen city centre firms may be under way due to the oil industry downturn.
There is no evidence of blacklisting on a North Sea platform where workers carried out unofficial strike action, according to a union chief.
The firm confirmed it plans to drop more than a third of its staff, more than half of whom work in Aberdeen.
An oil firm is set to create around 40 jobs for its new Aberdeen office off the back of a major North Sea deal with BP.
BP said today that it would develop two new North Sea fields capable of pumping out 30,000 barrels of oil per day.
An engineering firm has completed its first project in a bid to expand from the North Sea to outer space.
An oil and gas company has secured contracts worth up to £10 million for drilling operations in the North Sea.
Workers are thought to have downed tools on a North Sea oil rig in a protest against alleged poor working conditions.
An oil worker has passed away on a platform in the North Sea. The crew member is understood to have died of natural causes on Thursday while working on Repsol Sinopec Resources UK’s Tartan Alpha rig. Next of kin have been informed. For the full story visit energyvoice.com
Aberdeen-based Awilco Drilling has been hit with an improvement notice from the health and safety executive (HSE) after a crew member was injured on a North Sea platform.
A North Sea helicopter boss has said the market is “moving on” from Super Puma aircraft.
A man is being airlifted to hospital after falling ill on a North Sea oil platform.
The classic board game Monopoly has been reinvented with a North Sea theme to raise money for the upkeep of Aberdeen’s Piper Alpha memorial.
A North Sea union boss lashed out after it emerged BP chief executive Bob Dudley’s pay package for 2017 soared by more than £1 million to £9.5m.
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”.
North Sea workers have rejected a pay offer from the Offshore Contractors’ Association (OCA).
A top Aberdeen petro-economist predicts more than £250 billion will be spent on North Sea oil and gas fields over the next three decades.
A campaigner is set to make a return after more than a decade to fight for the North-east fishing industry.