Two Greenpeace activists who were occupying an oil rig have been removed from the structure and arrested, police said.
An oil worker who was discharged from the Army after failing a drugs test has been fined over a booze-fuelled rampage at Aberdeen International Airport.
A north-east oil company has welcomed eight new graduates to their Aberdeen office.
Work has started to create five new sculptures which will mark the 50th anniversary of a north-east community.
Energy giant BP today delivered a huge boost to North Sea industry after announcing first oil from its Clair Ridge mega-project.
Energy giant BP has used technology designed to maximise oil production offshore for the first time, as it began pumping oil from a new development west of Shetland.
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 oil and gas services company has said up to 30 jobs could go in the north-east.
Increasing incidents of North Sea strike action risk project delays and putting off new investment, according to BMI.
The North Sea is “suffering” due to firms looking to more attractive regions of the world to invest, according to an analyst.
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.
Oil giant Shell has announced today that it will invest in the Fram gas and condensate field in the UK North Sea.
A business leader has claimed that a “natural cull” among Aberdeen city centre firms may be under way due to the oil industry downturn.
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US firm Apache has announced it has made a 10 million-barrel oil discovery in the North Sea.
Energy giant BP has predicted global oil demand could peak by the late 2030s.
The North Sea oil and gas industry came “back from the brink” last year – according to a new report.
An engineer employed by an Aberdeen oilfield firm today claimed he could have been thrown into an African jail due to a work permit mix-up.
Thieves stole roughly 2,000 litres of heating oil from a North-east school, forcing it to close yesterday.
The North Sea’s oil rigs could be transformed into nightclubs, prisons, hotels and distilleries in the future, according to a new report.
Petrochemicals giant Ineos said today that it was making “steady progress” in its efforts to fix the Forties pipeline.
An Aberdeen man has been charged with conspiring to pay bribes to secure oil contracts.
A North Sea oil and gas firm who may have discovered a huge untapped discovery west of Shetland has tripled its estimate of how much oil could be recovered.
Oil workers have been left fearing they will develop cancer after being exposed to radiation while on a North Sea platform.
A BP spokesman this morning confirmed it was evacuating all non-essential personnel after a power cut hit its West of Shetland Clair platform.
Investigations are set to resume this morning after a suspected North Sea leak.
Oil services company Wood Group has reached an agreement to take over rival Amec Foster Wheeler in a £2.2 billion deal.
Aberdeen's oil and gas industry dominated First Minister's Questions at Holyrood, as the possibility of a second independence referendum draws closer.
A North-east oil worker is preparing to take part in a punishing fitness challenge