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Oil & Gas UK - New Scottish Government decommissioning fund is encouraging

Deirdre Michie, chief executive, Oil & Gas UK said: “The First Minister's announcement today of a new £5 million fund to support Scottish companies looking to take advantage of decommissioning sector opportunities is encouraging news for the many supply chain companies still struggling in the down ...

OilVoice Press


Posted 5 months agoPress > Oil & Gas UKDecommissioningScotland

Oil & Gas UK welcomes Shell’s multi-billion pound deal with Chrysaor

Welcoming today's announcement (31 January) that Shell has agreed to sell a package of UK North Sea assets to Chrysaor in a multi-billion pound deal, Oil & Gas UK Chief Executive Deirdre Michie said: “This is a very significant deal and signals a strong vote of confidence in the future of the UK C ...

OilVoice Press


Posted 5 months agoPress > Oil & Gas UKChrysaorShell +1

Oil & Gas UK comments on the Scottish Government’s Energy Strategy

  Commenting on the publication of the Scottish Government's consultation on its Energy Strategy, Oil & Gas UK's CEO Deirdre Michie said: “I welcome the Scottish Government's recognition that oil and gas has an important part to play in Scotland's energy mix going forward and that it is commi ...

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Posted 5 months agoPress > Oil & Gas UKScotland

Sky-Futures makes a significant contribution to landmark industrial drone guidelines

Oil & Gas UK have launched their seminal drone guidelines to industry, ‘Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) Operations Management Standards and Guidelines', in partnership with an expert panel, including Sky-Futures. Nick Rogers, Co-founder and Chief Regulatory and Training Officer (CRTO) at Sky-Futur ...

David Gull


Posted 6 months agoPress > Regulationguidelinessky-futures +4

Oil & Gas UK announce new guidelines for the use of drones offshore

A new publication to help guide the growing use offshore of unmanned aerial systems (UAS) – also known as drones - has been published by Oil & Gas UK. The Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) Operations Management Standards and Guidelines were developed by a work group set up by the trade body, involvi ...

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Posted 6 months agoPress > Oil & Gas UKUKdrones

Oil and Gas Industry collaboration to help simplify Commercial and Legal Practices

A rising number of UK operator companies are demonstrating their commitment to working smarter by signing up to two initiatives designed to reduce the legal and commercial complexity of offshore operations. As a result of collaboration between UK operators, supported by Oil & Gas UK and the Oil and ...

OilVoice Press


Posted 7 months agoPress > Oil & Gas UKLegal

James Bream: Has the oil and gas industry reached a turning point?

LAST week saw the release of the results of our 25th Oil and Gas Survey, as the industry prepares to enter the third year of the current low oil price period. Industry body Oil & Gas UK estimates that the sector is now supporting around 120,000 fewer jobs than just two years ago. There is no que ...

Adam Marmaras - OilVoice


Posted 7 months agoLink > James BreamOil & Gas UK

Environmental performance of oil and gas sector captured in key report

Discharges to sea and emissions to the air by the UK's oil and gas industry have been on an overall downward trend over the last 15 years, according to a key report published today (November 29) by the sector's trade body. The trend echoes the decline of UK oil and gas production together with eff ...

Katie Woodward - OilVoice


Posted 7 months agoPress > EnvironmentReportUnited Kingdom +1