Energy giant Shell has green lit a scheme to reroute gas from its Shearwater hub to St Fergus in Aberdeenshire.
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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.
Leading businessman Sir Ian Wood has said Theresa May’s Brexit deal is “workable” and is better than the current situation with Europe.
An Aberdeen foodbank has said it is still supporting “casualties” of the oil and gas downturn.
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).
Aberdeen is seeing tentative signs of recovery in the property market following the downturn in the oil and gas market, new figures have revealed.
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.
UK energy major BP said its “strong operating performance” had helped it lift pre-tax profits by more than 80% in the third quarter of 2018.
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.
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.
The Chancellor is unlikely to spring any nasty surprises on the UK oil and gas industry in next week’s Budget, a tax expert has said.
Aberdeen uni researchers raise North Sea production forecast by 4 billion barrels in ‘bullish’ new report
Aberdeen University researchers have predicted a huge improvement in the UK North Sea’s prospects in a new report.
An Aberdeen office block once valued at about £5 million has been sold at auction for just £20,000.
An oil and gas services company has said up to 30 jobs could go in the north-east.
Now is the best time to buy property in Aberdeen for 20 years, according to new research.
A north-east oil and gas careers advice event is to take place next month.
US oil firm Apache Corporation has become the latest company to scrap unpopular, three-week rotas in the UK North Sea.
The Oil and Gas Authority (OGA) has given BP its blessing to develop the Vorlich field in the central North Sea.
Speculation about a potential North Sea exit for Chevron mounted yesterday after the US firm said it had received a bid for its stake in the Rosebank field.
BP has been granted approval to develop the Vorlich Field in the North Sea, targeting 30 million barrels of oil equivalent.
Unite workers on three North Sea platforms have accepted a pay deal, bringing an end to a protracted strike dispute.
Oil giant Total has submitted a “final offer” to disgruntled workers in an attempt to halt further strikes on three of its North Sea rigs.
Scottish oil and gas sales saw an 18.2% increase to £20 billion in the last financial year.
The sales value of oil and gas produced in Scottish waters has risen by almost a fifth in the past year to around £20 billion, despite a dip in output.
A firm has been given a safety accolade for its north-east gas processing terminal.
An offshore union boss has described a safety breach discovered on the Beryl Bravo platform as “a reflection is what is actually happening offshore”.
Inspectors have condemned a “significant failing” by Apache to meet health and safety standards in the use of trainees offshore.
Employment in the North Sea industry will increase this year, according to new findings from Oil and Gas UK (OGUK), as the worst period of job losses is “behind us”.