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SPE Aberdeen Appoints Wells Expert to Chair

The Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE) Aberdeen Section has appointed Kenny McAllister as Chair. He takes over from Mr Ian Phillips and will hold the position until September 2021. Beginning his career as a Research Scientist and Product Development Project Leader with a large chemical multinati ...

Laura Krauss


Posted 1 day agoPress > SPEwells engineeringChairman +3

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 19 days 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 20 days agoPress > North SeaNorwayUnited Kingdom +6

Rever Offshore Reports Prosperous First Half

Rever Offshore, a leading subsea services provider to the oil and gas industry, continues to be on track for a successful 2019 as it announces a number of project awards and successfully completed campaigns with CNR International, Perenco and Spirit Energy, among other production and exploration ma ...

Laura Krauss


Posted 27 days agoPress > SubseaOil & GasUnited Kingdom +4

Re-Gen Robotics invests a further £1m in next-gen cleaning robot and tanker

In a second tranche of investment, Newry based Re-Gen Robotics has committed a £1 million spend in an additional Zone 0, explosion proof, tank cleaning robot and an ADR certified jet/vac tanker, in order to keep up with demand for its services.   The firm, which specialises in remotely controlled ...

Sinead Little


Posted 1 month agoPress > Tank storageoil tanksOil tank cleaning +5

Motive Offshore Addresses Skills Shortage with Division Launch

Motive Offshore Group, specialists in marine equipment fabrication and rental, has announced the launch of Motive Personnel – a division specifically created to provide offshore technicians to its global customer base. With the ability to mobilise up to 50 BOSIET and GWO (Global Wind Organisation) ...

Laura Krauss


Posted 1 month agoPress > OffshorePersonnelSkills shortage +5

Keeping the oil business in the family

The oil industry is a constant source of stories for the media but one aspect still takes a back seat: the role of family oil businesses, and the unique challenges they face. This is a surprise in an era where people are starting to recognise the positive and vital role played in economies round t ...

Scott Johnson


Posted 1 month agoOpinion > Oilfamily businessUnited Kingdom +1

Will Brexit affect the UK oil industry?

This week the UK took one step closer to Brexit with the appointment of Boris Johnson as prime minister. While most in the oil and gas industry remain calm about Brexit, some investors involved in activities such as logistics and technology like Tom Chapman , Greg Herrera and Susan McDonald , mu ...

Scott Johnson


Posted 1 month agoOpinion > United KingdomEuropean UnionBrexit

Growth Prompts Cyberhawk Relocation to Unique Facility

Cyberhawk, a world leader in drone inspection technologies and visualization software for UAV data, continues to implement its bullish growth strategy, announcing its recent move into new corporate headquarters. Based in the world's largest indoor climbing arena at the Edinburgh International Clim ...

Kate Kenyon


Posted 1 month agoPress > United Kingdomdronesdrone technology +7

The Strait of Hormuz and Oil Prices

Weakening global oil demand and strong supply growth in the United States contributed to global petroleum and other liquid fuels inventory builds in the first half of 2019 and limited any sustained upward pressure on crude oil prices. EIA expects that the combination of strong growth in U.S. and ...

Hui Shan


Posted 2 months agoLink > IranWaroil price +7

Shutdown-Turnaround-Outage Plant Maintenance and AIM Summit London October 2019

GLOBAL SHUTDOWN-TURNAROUND-OUTAGE PLANT MAINTENANCE AND AIM SUMMIT LONDON OCTOBER 2019 Enhance, refine and realign your Shutdowns and Turnarounds strategy to deliver operational efficiencies. The Annual Global Shutdown-Turnaround-Outage Plant Maintenance and Asset integrity Summit London October ...

Lisa Burton


London   England   GB 17 Oct 2019


Posted 3 months agoEvent > ShutdownTurnaroundUnited Kingdom +14

SPE Aberdeen Awards Record-breaking Total of Student Bursaries

The Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE) Aberdeen Section has awarded its biggest ever total of bursaries - £29, 500 - to the winning students in its 2019 student bursaries programme. This year over 90 students applied for a share of the bursary pot with 26 winners eventually selected to receive g ...

Kate Kenyon


Posted 4 months agoPress > StudentOil and Gasbursary +6

SPE Aberdeen Awards Record-breaking Total of Student Bursaries

The Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE) Aberdeen Section has awarded its biggest ever total of bursaries - £29, 500 - to the winning students in its 2019 student bursaries programme. This year over 90 students applied for a share of the bursary pot with 26 winners eventually selected to receive g ...

Kate Kenyon


Posted 4 months agoPress > StudentOil and Gasbursary +6

Managing the transition from legacy to modern systems in Oil & Gas

Legacy IT Systems, either software or hardware that were commissioned between the 1980's and early 2000's, are a significant obstacle in any Oil & Gas organisation's drive towards modernisation. Whilst the age of these systems is not necessarily an issue, continued product support is a challenge f ...

Marcus Kelly - TouchstoneEnergy


Posted 6 months agoOpinion > OilandGasE&P SoftwareBusiness Process +8

Reactions to Delaware Basin News Shows Misunderstanding of Petroleum Economics by Dr. Daniel Fine

News of the size of oil reserves in the Delaware Basin (New Mexico's share of the Permian) while OPEC was deciding how many barrels it will cut from the world market to lift prices caused epic confusion – and revelations of how little “authorities” and the media understand petroleum economics. The ...

Will Fine


Posted 8 months agoOpinion > OPECNon-OPECNOPEC +91