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MDL joins FPAL community

MDL has achieved the Achilles First Point Assessment Limited (FPAL) membership. Achilles FPAL is a supplier management system used by Operators and Contractors in the UK, Netherlands and Ireland to prequalify suppliers for opportunities in the European oil and gas market. The pre-qualification ...

Aleksandra Jurczak


Posted 2 days agoPress > FPALEurope Oil & GasUnited Kingdom +3

Why energy and utilities companies need to act now to help save the planet, and view sustainability as an opportunity

Energy and utilities companies with advanced sustainability initiatives earn more revenue, improve brand and company valuations, and are perceived positively by investors, regulators and clients, according to a new report from the Capgemini Research Institute , “ Powering Sustainability: W ...

AL James


Posted 1 month agoPress > sustainabilityEnergy and Utility MarketUnited Kingdom +1

Making centrifugal pumps more efficient for Baker Hughes Customers in the UK and Ireland

It's one thing to design and build reliable centrifugal pumps for severe applications. But it's quite another to deliver the right maintenance to the thousands of them that are already operating out there. That's why Baker Hughes identifies supporting resources from top-notch, specialized organiza ...

Eleanor McIntosh


Posted 2 months agoPress > United Kingdomnorth eastnewcastl +9

Micron Eagle Hydraulics in distributor deal with Danfoss

Leading hydraulics company Micron Eagle has announced a distributor agreement with multinational Danfoss. The deal with the Danish engineering giant means Micron Eagle Hydraulics is the only Scottish-based service centre and authorised distributor for Danfoss Power Solutions.  Danfoss products in ...

James Donaldson


Posted 2 months agoPress > Aberdeenhydraulic engineeringHydraulics +4

Pro-Sapien moves UK HQ to bigger office to accommodate growing team

Pro-Sapien, supplier of EHS software on Office 365, is moving its UK head office to a new location in the city centre of Glasgow. Since its 2012 establishment, Pro-Sapien has become the go-to provider of EHS software on SharePoint and Office 365. The company is headquartered in Glasgow, UK and op ...

Tytti Rekosuo - Pro-Sapien Software Ltd


Posted 4 months agoPress > United KingdomEHS software

Carving out a new identity for oil and gas

As the coronavirus crisis wreaks havoc across the globe, no industry has been safe from its effects. Oil and gas are no exception. April 20 th , 2020 was the first day in history where oil recorded negative prices . Since the beginning of the pandemic there has been a loss of one third of total de ...

Scott Johnson


Posted 5 months agoOpinion > United KingdomBPAustralia +3

AVC Immedia Launches Dedicated Energy Sector Digital Radio Platform - Tigerlive!

Aberdeen based AVC Immedia launch a dedicated, digital radio platform to the Energy sector. Media specialists AVC Immedia have launched themselves into the radio market with support from parent company Immedia Group PLC. TigerLive radio is the UK's first dedicated energy sector radio station, oper ...

Kacey White


Posted 6 months agoPress > OffshoreEnergyOilandGas +3

ScotGov says Health & Safety Professionals to play critical role in easing COVID-19 lockdown

The Scottish Government's  COVID-19: A Framework For Decision Making  document, published on April 23, highlights the role that health and safety professionals will play in easing the national lockdown. The  paper  outlines factors that must be considered as the country moves to gradually ease res ...

Tytti Rekosuo - Pro-Sapien Software Ltd


Posted 7 months agoPress > scotgovEHSUnited Kingdom +1

Building and maintaining a modern asset ecosystem

In this opinion piece we discuss the importance of maintaining an Asset Ecosystem, how to leverage the benefits of an asset maintenance system using industry best practices and assessing and identifying strategic assets you can apply a comprehensive asset maintenance strategy too. Managing a mode ...

Marcus Kelly - TouchstoneEnergy


Posted 7 months agoOpinion > Asset Managementasset management systemmaintenance +6

Expert Dan Fine discusses future of oil, natural gas amid low prices and the coronavirus

(Photo: Augusta Liddic/The Daily Times)AZTEC — Two tweets sent by President Donald Trump on the morning of April 2 spurred optimism for an oil industry hit hard by a flood of oil from Saudi Arabia and Russia, driving down the price. (Photo: Twitter screengrab)Fine said Russia, which has been frus ...

Will Fine


Posted 7 months agoLink > NewMexicogeopoliticalGeopolitics +66

Modernising plant & equipment: Adopting industry best practice maintenance strategies

While the major price swings of energy production in the last decade may seem like they're firmly in the past, the future of the energy sector is anything but certain. Many companies have learned lessons from the industry's unexpected turns and implemented processes that are designed to avoid past ...

Marcus Kelly - TouchstoneEnergy


Posted 7 months agoOpinion > Plant EngineeringMaintenance StrategyMaintenance and Reliability +6

Oil price plunge wallops NM

With Russia and Saudi Arabia now locked in battle over which country can sustain their economies the longest as prices plummet, the Permian Basin in West Texas and southeast New Mexico is caught directly in the crossfire. In fact, in good part, the price war appears directly aimed at slowing prod ...

Will Fine


Posted 8 months agoLink > Governor of New MexicoFarmington New MexicoBusiness news +48

Oil price plunge wallops New Mexico

BY KEVIN ROBINSON-AVILA / Albuquerque JOURNAL STAFF WRITER Published: Monday, March 9th, 2020 at 10:02pm Copyright © 2020 Albuquerque Journal New Mexico's oil boom could soon turn to bust after world prices for crude crashed on Monday. The price for U.S. benchmark West Texas Intermediate b ...

Will Fine


Posted 8 months agoOpinion > RussiaRussian marketOPEC +85

Business networking golf event in final drive for energy entrants

Time is running out for energy firms to enter a team in a North-east business networking golf league. The league, run by Aberdeen-based award-winning mobile phone and communications specialist DF Communications, pits businesses against each other in a four-ball format with six teams in each of the ...

James Donaldson


Posted 8 months agoPress > EnergyNorth SeaOil +6

Oliver Valves Secures Second Biggest Order in Their 40 Year History

2020 is already shaping up to be one of the most successful years for Oliver Valves in their 40-year history. In February, the globally successful valve manufacturing company beat stiff competition to win an incredible order in excess of £10 million for a major international EPC company based in the ...

Kate Lawrence


Posted 9 months agoPress > United KingdomOilandGasMiddle East +1