Plans to create a world-leading energy transition zone in Aberdeen could hand career opportunities to thousands of young people.
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Chancellor Rishi Sunak warned of ‘mass redundancies’ in oil and gas sector unless Treasury intervenes
The UK could “sleepwalk” into “mass redundancies” in the oil and gas industry unless Chancellor Rishi Sunak takes urgent action, MPs have warned.
Oil and gas giant BP has said it will safeguard workers’ jobs for the next three months.
Oil and gas giant BP has said it will safeguard workers' jobs for the next three months.
A union chief has spoken of his hopes that a scheme can be set up to test oil and gas workers for Covid-19 before going offshore.
An Aberdeen-based energy firm has made a new oil discovery in Germany.
Children of workers performing critical roles in the oil industry are expected to be prioritised for school places amid the coronavirus outbreak.
Oil price wars and the public health pandemic could drive the North Sea oil and gas industry over the edge, putting tens of thousands of offshore workers out of work, a union has warned.
University chiefs have hailed a “resurgence” in applications to oil and gas courses in Aberdeen following a sharp drop during the downturn.
Recruitment companies from the oil and gas industry are hot-footing it to Survivex to identify future potential talent.
A north-east oil and gas exploration firm has submitted a building warrant to move into a prominent Aberdeen office block.
New figures show support services for the oil and gas industry are leading Scotland’s marine economy.
An ambition to do something more creative inspired one Aberdeen graduate to swap oil and gas for events management.
The Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) has said more job opportunities in the oil and gas sector are opening up in the north-east.
The North Sea oil industry has been warned of the cyber security threat from “angry” workers facing rota changes.
A new “roadmap” has set out the UK oil and gas industry’s ambition to transform the North Sea into a basin with net-zero emissions.
Equinor has hailed a major milestone for the North Sea oil and gas industry with first production from its giant Mariner field.
Awilco Drilling has reported a set of losses as one of its two rigs has remained unused for nearly four years running.
A new energy transition hub is set to be a feature of an oil and gas exhibition in Aberdeen next month.
Marine technology firm Nautronix has changed hands for the second time in less than four years.
Total has started drilling an appraisal well at its Glendronach discovery in the West of Shetland.
The RMT trade union has vowed to step up pressure for a public inquiry into offshore helicopter safety after a report showed engineer fatigue contributed to the collapse of an aircraft’s landing gear.
North Sea decommissioning cost forecasts have dropped because companies are “holding up a mirror up to themselves” and sharing lessons, according to a top industry boss.
Oil and gas workers at a plant in the north-east will be balloted over strike action, Unite has announced.
Many offshore workers have “lost faith” in employers’ commitment to safety standards, a union boss said.
An Aberdeen hotel has closed its doors – with “difficult trading conditions” due to the oil and gas downturn blamed.
Hurricane Energy has announced its highly anticipated Warwick Deep well has not encountered commercial rates of oil and gas.
A trade union boss said he was “astonished” by Sparrows Group’s decision to exit the UK representative body for offshore oil and gas contractors.
OGUK chief executive Deirdre Michie said: "I would like to reassure Greta Thunberg we are listening, because we want the world to be a better place too."
A task force has launched a new campaign to show a vision for the future of the oil and gas industry in the north-east.