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Appointment Of MD Sparks Development for NSPS

Electrical engineering firm NSPS has announced the recent appointment of new Managing Director David Gray, following the exit of former company founder Graeme Harper.   Following a majority shareholding purchase in January this year, NSPS became part of the Valor Energy Group, making it the ...

Valor Group - Valor Energy Group


Posted 2 days agoPress > North SeaAberdeenOilandGas +2

FINALISTS ANNOUNCED FOR ICOTA EUROPEAN CHAPTER INNOVATION AWARD 2019

Finalists have been announced for the ICoTA European Chapter Innovation Award 2019. This prestigious award is presented annually at the SPE ICoTA Well Intervention Conference and this year is especially poignant with the organisation celebrating its 25 th anniversary. The award furthers the aim o ...

Nicola Scott


Posted 11 days agoPress > innovationwell interventionWell Stimulation +8

Hat-trick in NCS with TechnipFMC

MDL has returned to the Norwegian North Sea for the third year running to support TechnipFMC tie-back campaign in the basin. MDL's horizontal spread, including a 4-track tensioner mounted on the client's frame, Third-generation Reel Drive System (RDS) and deck deflectors were used for the installa ...

Aleksandra Jurczak


Posted 1 month agoPress > NorwayNCSNorth Sea +1

Equinor Goes “Bigly” in the North Sea

Despite tighter forecast global petroleum markets in the second half of 2019, EIA expects that the Brent crude oil price will average $60.63/b in the second half of 2019, nearly unchanged from the $60.68/b forecast in the September STEO. EIA forecasts that global petroleum inventories will increa ...

Hui Shan


Posted 1 month agoLink > North SeaExxonEquinor +1

Diversity in Energy and Technology

Progressive TSL are key sponsors of the Diversity in Energy Summit 2019 taking place this week in London. We are looking forward to exploring with fellow delegates the challenges for increasing and maintaining diversity in the energy sector, including the empowerment of women. A Better Balance for ...

Louise Rock-West - Progressive TSL


Posted 1 month agoOpinion > MaximoDiversity and inclusionDiversity in Energy +15

AGR to deliver reservoir modelling support on Draugen field

AGR, the global wells and reservoir consultancy provider, has announced it will be assisting Norwegian operator OKEA by building a new full field reservoir model for the Draugen asset in the Norwegian Sea.  Commenting on the latest assignment, André Sæthern, AGR's VP of Reservoir Management, said: ...

Maria Djomina - AGR


Posted 1 month agoPress > North SeaNorwegian North SeaOKEA +5

Global Resources Network restructures to support growing skills shortage

A company restructure by Global Resources Network, specialist recruitment business to the offshore drilling sector, will provide greater support to clients facing the increasing challenge of a growing skills shortage across the global oil and gas industry. A subsidiary of Global Resource Managemen ...

Kate Yuill


Posted 1 month agoPress > recruitmentdrill crewOffshore Drilling +7

Jeanette Forbes joins pioneering penguins at Blue Gentoo

One of Aberdeen's most respected and seasoned entrepreneurs is swapping her role as head of her family business for the challenges of a high growth new start business in the oil and gas sector. Jeanette Forbes of PCL Group has joined the board of Blue Gentoo Ltd as CEO to help drive the business f ...

Kate Yuill


Posted 1 month agoPress > North Seapenguinsgas hydrates +10

One day at SPE Offshore Europe 2019

Last week we spent a very informative day at P&J Live in Aberdeen, Scotland. This airy, modern and environmentally friendly building is the new home of SPE Offshore Europe, one of the most significant international events for upstream of oil & gas companies Spotlight on energy transition     ...

Louise Rock-West - Progressive TSL


Posted 2 months agoOpinion > OE19North Seaenergy transition +6

Andrew Stannard assumes the role as Chief Operating Officer for AGR’s UK and Africa business

AGR announces that Andrew Stannard will lead its business unit in the UK and Africa and will become a member of the company's global Management team . Andrew succeeds highly respected, long term region manager Ian Burdis who will continue as EVP of the UK & Africa region with the main responsibili ...

Maria Djomina - AGR


Posted 2 months agoPress > North SeaAGRAppointments +3

Why oil and gas businesses are turning to BankLinks for Business (B4B) for streamlined bank payments.

Recently, Progressive TSL has seen increased interest in the complementary tools we offer alongside our core Infor SunSystems solution to streamline processes. Here we discuss the benefits of using BankLinks for Business (B4B) to save your business time and money when making electronic payments. ...

Louise Rock-West - Progressive TSL


Posted 2 months agoOpinion > BankingaccountancyNorth Sea +5

Energy Industries Councils unveils new Saudi Arabia country insights report at Offshore Europe

As Saudi Arabia undergoes an ambitious political, economic and social transformation more than US$80bn of investment is required to install 60GW of solar and 23GW of wind capacity in the Kingdom by 2030, finds a new country insights report by the Energy Industries Council. Saudi Arabia's Vision 20 ...

Lucy Chakaodza


Posted 2 months agoPress > North SeaKingdom of Saudi ArabiaSPE Offshore Europe

ASCO Leads the Way in Building a Retail Materials Management Model for Equinor

Aberdeen-headquartered logistics and materials management company, ASCO, has recently completed a collaboration with multinational energy company, Equinor, providing a unique digital solution to the energy industry transforming materials management practice. The co-developed digital solution, ‘iLM ...

Laura Krauss


Posted 2 months agoPress > ASCONorth Sealogistics +4

WellConnection Group Prepares for Further Growth with UK Expansion

WellConnection Group Prepares for Futher Growth with UK Expansion 28/08/2019 WellConnection Group, the leading Norwegian inspection, maintenance and repair services (IMR) company, has expanded its UK headquarters in Peterhead, Scotland. The investment has been made in response to increasing ...

Saffron Cummings


Posted 2 months agoPress > North SeaNorwayUnited Kingdom +6

Montrose Port Authority Appoints New CEO

Montrose Port Authority has announced the appointment of Captain Tom Hutchison as its Chief Executive Officer, who has been at the helm in an interim capacity since his predecessor, Nik Scott-Gray stepped down in June of this year. Captain Hutchison's long association with Montrose Port began in 2 ...

Laura Krauss


Posted 2 months agoPress > MontroseMontrose Port Authorityceo +5