The boss of the Aberdeen Offshore Wind Farm has said that he believes the development could “change the history” of the city.
The oil and gas sector shouldn’t be quick to draw a link between mental health issues and offshore rotas, an industry employment expert has said.
Time-lapse footage provided by wind farm construction firm Vattenfall shows the build of the Aberdeen Offshore Wind Farm’s sixth turbine.
Offshore union Unite is threatening an industrial ballot over “delayed” payments to workers by Sparrows.
Aker solutions has today announced the opening of its upgraded Dyce, Aberdeen site in order to target the growing UK subsea market.
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.
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.
Emergency services were called to airlift a man from an offshore installation today. Coastguard services received the call at 8.50am to airlift the man who had sustained an injury. He was taken to Aberdeen Royal Infirmary by a Rescue Bond 1 helicopter. His injury was not thought to be life threatening.
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”.
One of the world’s largest floating cranes has been seen towering off the coast of Aberdeen as work got under way on an offshore wind farm.
Workers have been evacuated from a North Sea platform following an issue with its water supply.
An offshore helicopter that declared “emergency protocol” has landed at Aberdeen International Airport.
More than 100 workers at an Aberdeen-based offshore firm appear set to avoid redundancy after the company “substantially changed” its plans.
Scotland’s world-first floating windfarm has performed strongly despite being hit by a hurricane and huge sea swells.
Oil giant Total said today that it is helping authorities investigate a “firearms licensing matter” on one of its North Sea rigs.
Two vessels were damaged following a “low energy collision” in the North Sea. The UK Health and Safety Executive (HSE) said the incident involved the Foinaven FPSO and an offshore supply vessel. The crash happened on August 22 during “cargo operations”. For more on this story visit EnergyVoice.com
A pipeline which carries 40% of the North Sea’s oil and gas ashore is now “fully operational” after undergoing weeks of repairs.
AIS Training have pulled together all of our offers from the last ten years and selected the ten most popular to save you money on Training this Black Friday!
Offshore workers were banned from drinking the tap water on their platform after it was found to be contaminated with diesel – but were told to keep showering in it.
Oil firm issued improvement notice after offshore worker suffers ‘serious injury’ during lifting operations
An oil company has been served with an improvement notice after an offshore worker suffered a serious injury on a North Sea platform.
Helicopter manufacturer Airbus is “actively considering” the possibility of putting CEO Guillaume Faury in a offshore H225 work flight situation in response to an online petition.
More than 500 people have joined a call for the chief executive of a helicopter firm to take a flight in a controversial H225 chopper, in the same conditions as the offshore workforce.
A union has repeated its calls for controversial Super Puma helicopters to remain grounded.
A North-east company has seen its new ice-cream hit the freezers in a major supermarket chain.
An offshore worker has been airlifted to hospital with suspected cardiac issues. The man was taken from a North Sea installation by helicopter this morning. The medevac aircraft landed at Aberdeen Royal Infirmary just before noon. For more on this story visit EnergyVoice.com
An Aberdeen university is offering those working in the oil industry a chance to step on to a virtual drilling rig.
Developers have revealed nearly 2,000 jobs will be created as part of plans for an offshore windfarm.
A North-east port has been awarded a major offshore wind contract.
A group of North Sea stalwarts have set up a business which will take the sting out of subsea well decommissioning costs – and create hundreds of jobs.
Confidence levels in the North Sea oil and gas industry are finally improving after a long spell in the doldrums, new survey findings reveal.