Harassment of women offshore has been branded “unacceptable” as a female engineer shared her experience of facing catcalling while working in the North Sea.
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Aberdeen's Maersk Drilling has been awarded a $24 million contract by Petronas to drill one well off Gabon using a deepwater drillship.
Aberdeen-headquartered cased hole logging specialist READ Cased Hole has confirmed the demerger of its ANSA data analytics business.
Rescuers are searching for several missing people after a vessel capsized in the US Gulf of Mexico during a storm yesterday afternoon.
Subsidies for oil and gas exploration are “reckless” and should be abolished, the Scottish Greens have said.
Canadian Natural Resources (CNR) International has launched an evacuation of workers from its Ninian Southern platform in the North Sea.
Aberdeen's well integrity specialist HydraWell has secured a major decommissioning contract.
Crew change flights to Equinor’s Mariner platform have been suspended after an aircraft got stuck on the installation’s helideck, the Norwegian oil firm said today.
Subsea UK plans to host a live TV debate with industry leaders and government panellists in the summer.
Survivex in Aberdeen and AIS Training in Newcastle, part of 3t Energy Group, offer all three levels of IRATA Rope Access training from state-of-the-art, purpose-built training centres.
North East MSP Liam Kerr wants a review of quarantine rules for oil and gas workers returning from overseas.
OGUK report underlines need for ‘vital support’, says 30,000 job losses remains ‘reasonable estimate’
Oil and Gas UK (OGUK) has warned that the UK’s energy transition is at risk of stalling unless the industry receives “vital support” from the government.
The UK’s leading oil and gas industry trade body has said any potential ban on new oil exploration in the North Sea would put the country’s net-zero future at risk.
Leading training providers Survivex and AIS Training are helping people who want to move up the career ladder in 2021.
Babcock helicopters has conditionally agreed the sale of its oil and gas aviation business to rival CHC.
Parliaments in London and Edinburgh should hand more powers to the north-east and Highlands to help rebuild from the economic damage of the pandemic, Scottish Labour leader Anas Sarwar says.
Applications for this year’s Oil and Gas Technical Apprenticeship Programme (OGTAP) cohort is now open as Scotland marks National Apprenticeship Week.
Sir Ian Wood has revealed that he thinks Aberdeen has been "left behind" in moving away from oil and gas.
Confusion reigned today over changes to Holyrood’s Covid-19 hotel quarantine rules for Scots returning from overseas oil jobs.
Most oil firms would be “very wary” of trying to enforce a “no jab, no job” vaccine policy for its workforce, according to a top employment lawyer.
John Swinney has been accused of "dithering" over a coronavirus quarantine exemption for oil and gas staff amid growing anger over a lack of clear answers for workers and their families.
Nicola Sturgeon has agreed to "consider" a move to exempt offshore workers from having to quarantine in hotels when they return from overseas but warned any decision will be subject to the "utmost caution".
BP is reducing the number of workers on one of its North Sea platforms after an increase in the number of Covid-19 cases recorded on board.
An oil and gas worker, who spent many years based in Aberdeen, has died after he was involved in a gas well explosion in Africa.
The UK Government must deliver investment in the energy sector of a level that allows Aberdeen and the north-east to "ride the storm currently enveloping it", says the SNP's new shadow business secretary.
Ithaca Energy has restarted production on its FPF-1 platform in the North Sea following a Covid outbreak two weeks ago.
A Greenpeace investigation has named the five worst firms for flaring and venting in the UK North Sea, emitting nearly 20million tonnes of CO2 equivalent between 2015-2019.
A North Sea oil platform has shut down after a Covid-19 outbreak.
Leading energy sector trainers, Survivex and AIS Training, are hosting a series of careers webinars with key energy companies to map out 2021’s upcoming projects and potential job opportunities.
More than a dozen workers are in quarantine after a crew member on the Premier Oil Balmoral platform tested positive for Covid-19.