Respol Sinopec Resources UK (RSRUK) has become the latest North Sea operator to announce it is reviewing 3/3 offshore rotas.
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Man-made structures such as oil rigs and shipwrecks could help threatened corals to spread, a new study suggests.
Trade unions yesterday condemned North Sea workforce conditions claiming signs of the failings that led to Piper Alpha are “coming to the surface again”.
Offshore union Unite has called for an investigation into claims of blacklisting threats at one of the UK’s biggest gas fields.
Shell has said it could still be operating in the North Sea for another 50 years, as some other majors eye an exit.
North Sea strike action will continue until the end of October if a resolution cannot be met, according to a union boss.
Four workers on Odfjell’s Deepsea Aberdeen have become internet sensations after writing a song about “Rig Life”.
The UK Government has approved Shell’s plans to remove the topsides for the iconic Brent Alpha, Bravo and Charlie platforms in the North Sea.
Some unusual cargo was recently picked up by a pair of North Sea pilots when an exhausted bird became stranded on an oil rig.
Union officials have backed Airbus’ efforts to make its global fleet safe in the wake of a fatal Super Puma helicopter crash in Norway.
Strike action will continue today on North Sea platforms operated by French oil giant Total.
An oil and gas equipment manufacturer has closed a factory in the north-east, putting dozens of jobs at risk.
The North Sea is “suffering” due to firms looking to more attractive regions of the world to invest, according to an analyst.
BP has said it is “focussed” on growing its North Sea business as it celebrates 20 years of production from one of its most ambitious projects.
The North Sea will be able to maintain its current output levels for nearly a decade, according to one of the most influential oil consultancies.
The chief executive of Aberdeen’s Gordon Highlanders Museum has said a jump in oil price has helped keep business going in the face of closure.
There has been a call for clarity on the status of EU workers in the oil and gas sector after a Brexit blueprint was published by the UK government.
Canadian oil firm CNR International said late last night that it was taking almost 60 people off one of its North Sea rigs due to a “potential lifeboat capacity issue”.
A minute’s silence has been held in memory of the 167 men who lost their lives in the Piper Alpha disaster 30 years ago.
A service to remember the 167 men who lost their lives in the Piper Alpha disaster 30 years ago is to take place.
Norwegian investigators will publish their final report into a fatal offshore helicopter crash today.
A huge swing in North Sea oil revenues suggests the sector is “alive and well”, an industry chief said.
The 30th anniversary of the Piper Alpha disaster falls later this week, with those who perished in the tragedy to be remembered at a special memorial service.
North-east pupils have received first-hand experience in energy industry training.
A group of Total employees are understood to have reacted angrily to the firm’s plans to hold a barbecue while they are locked in a dispute over rotas.
North Sea workers are expected to go on strike next month in a dispute with Total over pay and working hours.
The names of 167 men who lost their lives in the Piper Alpha disaster 30 years ago will be read aloud at a memorial service next week.
GE has announced this afternoon that it will sell off its 62.5% stake in BHGE and GE Healthcare, putting them outside the business.
Onshore oil and gas production would be a “powerful addition” to Scotland’s “portfolio”, an industry veteran said.
Oil giant Shell has announced today that it will invest in the Fram gas and condensate field in the UK North Sea.