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AGR Software Helps Unlock 50 years of UKCS Data

Aberdeen: Global services and software company, AGR , has used its innovative software to help mine 50 years of North Sea exploration data, as part of a Data Challenge set by Common Data Access (CDA) -  a subsidiary of Oil & Gas UK which was established to facilitate the sharing of well and seism ...

Maria Djomina - AGR

Posted 2 months agoPress > North SeaAberdeenAGR +5

Seawell Charts Future Course Following Multi-million Pound Refit

One of the most distinctive vessels operating in the North Sea has undergone a multi-million pound refit and upgrade to ensure it remains at the forefront of the oil and gas industry for many years to come.   The light well intervention and dive support vessel MSV Seawell has returned to service ...

Ian McLaren

Posted 2 months agoPress > Helix Well OpsNorth SeaMSV Seawell +3

Faroe Petroleum submits Oda field development plan

Faroe Petroleum, the independent oil and gas company focusing principally on exploration, appraisal and production opportunities in Norway and the UK, is pleased to announce that the partners in the Oda (previously named Butch) field (licence PL 405) have submitted the plan for its Development and ...

Katie Woodward - OilVoice

Posted 2 months agoPress > Faroe PetroleumOdaNorway +1

Events Marketing Manager

    Job Ref. SMC SevCopPrag Sharp Mountain Conferences(SMC) is looking for a 3 EVENTS MARKETING  MANAGERS  to be based in EU. The   EVENTS MARKETING MANAGER will be tasked in seeking companies  in the oil and gas sectors (upstream,middlestream ,downstream ,LNG,finance raising sectors ,Tr ...

Hilton Hannibal - Oil Political Diligence

Sewilla   AL   ES Contract   9500 Euros

Posted 2 months agoJob > Sevilleoil & gas conferenceBP +5

BP announces start of drilling on new carboniferous prospect in southern North Sea

BP today announced that drilling has commenced on a potential carboniferous gas play in southern North Sea block 43/26a that, if successful, could open up a new phase of development in the region.  The well, being drilled with partners Perenco and Premier, will test the potential of a deep carbonif ...

Katie Woodward - OilVoice

Posted 2 months agoPress > BPOperationsCarboniferous prospect +2

Petrofac’s integrated approach secures North Sea contract extension

Petrofac is set to build on its provision of integrated support services on the Cygnus gas field following the award of a four and a half-year contract extension. The extension to December 2021 is worth in the region of US$70 million and includes the provision of enhanced construction services and ...

Katie Woodward - OilVoice

Posted 2 months agoPress > CygnusPetrofacNorth Sea +2

Independent Oil and Gas announces extension of Blythe licence

Independent Oil and Gas plc, the development and production focused Oil and Gas Company, is pleased to announce that following discussions with the UK Oil & Gas Authority, the licence for Blocks 48/22b and 48/23a in the Southern North Sea containing the Blythe gas discovery (P1736) has been formally ...

Katie Woodward - OilVoice

Posted 2 months agoPress > Independent Oil and GasBlytheNorth Sea +1

Asset Integrity Group Launches Despite Oil Dip

Asset Integrity Group Ltd have announced the official launch of the company after successfully securing their first project in Aberdeen. The Aberdeen-based Asset Integrity consultancy which started in August 2016, boasting a team of professionals who collectively offer in excess of 250 years' exper ...

Ross Ross

Posted 2 months agoPress > Asset IntegrityAberdeenMaintenance and Reliability +4

Subsea 7 awarded contract in the Norwegian North Sea by Centrica

Subsea 7 S.A. (Oslo Børs: SUBC, ADR: SUBCY) today announced the award of a sizeable(1) contract by Centrica for the Oda field in the Norwegian North Sea. The Oda oil field (previously called Butch) was discovered in 2011 in the southern part of the Norwegian North Sea, approximately 14 kilometres ...

OilVoice Press

Posted 2 months agoPress > Subsea 7CentricaNorth Sea +1

Seatronics ink partnership frame agreement with Bibby Offshore

Seatronics Ltd, an Acteon company and global leaders in the rental and sale of marine electronic equipment, has secured a contract with Bibby Offshore to be their preferred supplier of subsea rental equipment. The agreement is structured on the provision of marine electronic equipment to Bibby Off ...

Jennifer Buchanan

Posted 2 months agoPress > North SeaBibby OffshoreSeatronics +2

ENGIE E&P UK announces first gas from Cygnus

ENGIE E&P UK Limited is pleased to announce that first gas from the Cygnus development has been exported to the Bacton gas terminal in North Norfolk. Cygnus, located in licence areas P1055 & P1731, 150 kilometres off the coast of Lincolnshire, is expected to contribute 5% of UK gas production  – su ...

Posted 2 months agoPress > CygnusENGIENorth Sea

Iqarus launches Aberdeen training centre for offshore medics and remote workers

Healthcare and medical solutions company Iqarus has launched a new training centre for offshore medics, emergency response teams and people who work in remote and challenging environments. The site, in Dyce, Aberdeen, located next to the fire training centre, includes more than 4,000sq ft of state- ...

Posted 2 months agoPress > North Sea

PROSPEX2016 a hit

PESGB held it 14th annual PROSPEX2016 in London Islington Business Design Centre this week. The 1862 Royal Agricultural Hall was buzzing with an attendance only 20% off PESGB's pace - same went for PETEX last month - which is excellent considering the climate! The show is what is called 'prospe ...

Andrew Zolnai

Posted 2 months agoOpinion > North SeaOil and Gas Authorityindependents +3

AISUS Offshore Wins Raft of Overseas Contracts

Aberdeen-based AISUS Offshore has made significant progress in growing its global footprint following the award of 15 contracts and work scopes over the past three months. The company has reported that 20% of its revenues are now generated by business secured overseas. Most recently, AISUS compl ...

Posted 2 months agoPress > North Sea

AGR signs a new Frame Agreement with Wintershall Norge

AGR has been awarded a Frame Agreement with Wintershall Norge for delivering qualified technical manpower supporting Wintershall's onshore and offshore teams. The Norwegian team is part of the global AGR Consultancy business unit currently providing consultancy personnel to more than 45 clients i ...

Maria Djomina - AGR

Posted 1 month agoPress > North SeaWintershallNorway +3

Peterson awarded marine services contract with ENGIE

International energy logistics provider Peterson has been awarded a contract for marine services by ENGIE E&P UK Limited.  The contract, managed out of Aberdeen, covers the provision of marine warranty and assurance services in support of ENGIE's operations across the UKCS. Chris Coull, Regional D ...

Andrew Bradshaw

Posted 1 month agoPress > North SeaUnited KingdomOil

Oil discovery east of the Frigg field in the North Sea - 25/2-18 S, 25/2-18 A, 25/2-18 B and 25/2-18 C

Aker BP ASA, operator of production licence 442, has concluded the drilling of wildcat well 25/2-18 S and appraisal wells 25/2-18 A, 25/2-18 B and 25/2-18 C. The wells were drilled four kilometres south of the 25/2-10 S (Frigg Gamma Delta) oil/gas discovery and eight kilometres north of the shut d ...

OilVoice Press

Posted 1 month agoPress > Norwegian Petroleum DirectorateNorth SeaDiscovery

Fail - to succeed!

Exploration is in fact a scientific enterprise – as well as a business: we make predictions and then test them with the drill bit. And we aim to learn from these tests. And try again. On a recent vacation one of my Kindle reading items was Matthew Syed's book “Black Box Thinking” . In it he uses ...

David Bamford

Posted 1 month agoOpinion > UKNorth Sea

Planning, executing and managing decommissioning projects in the North Sea

This two day course provides technical knowledge and know-how on decommissioning projects. Each phase will be covered in detail, including planning activities, well plugging and abandonment, decommissioning of structures and pipelines and the associated onshore activities. The tutor will also discus ...

Cara Low

Aberdeen   Scotland   GB 05 Jul 2017

Posted 1 month agoTraining > DecommissioningNorth Seaoffshore decommissioning +8

Keeping Dated Brent current as North Sea production declines: Fuel for Thought

One of the most dominant conversation topics in the crude world over the last several years has been the declining production profile in the North Sea region. North Sea grades—and particularly the light, sweet, distillate-rich crudes that have dominated regional production historically—have formed ...

OilVoice Press

Posted 1 month agoOpinion > PlattsBrentNorth Sea