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UK Offshore Workers Vote for Industrial Action

Union meeting contractors association tomorrow for crunch talks expecting improved offer to avert action GMB, the union for offshore workers, has confirmed that most of its members covered by the Offshore Contractors Association (OCA) agreement have voted for industrial action. The union said o ...

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Posted 11 months agoPress > United KingdomOffshoreIndustrial Action +4

Industry Bodies Join Forces to Strengthen UK Subsea Supply Chain

The ways in which subsea supply chain companies can work together to improve the competitiveness of the UK Continental Shelf (UKCS) will be explored at an event in Aberdeen next month. Organised by the Oil and Gas UK Efficiency Task Force (ETF) in partnership with Subsea UK and Scottish Enterprise ...

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Posted 11 months agoPress > United KingdomUK SubseaSubsea +3

Budget Stability a Positive For Attractive UK Oil Tax Regime, Says GlobalData

Following today's (29 October 2018) announcement of the UK budget, Will Scargill, Senior Oil & Gas Analyst at GlobalData , a leading data and analytics company, offers his view on the impact on the oil and gas sector: ‘‘The UK has one of the most attractive fiscal regimes for oil and g ...

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Posted 11 months agoOpinion > BudgetGlobalDataUnited Kingdom +2

Budget - PwC Comments On Oil & Gas Industry

Alan McCrae, leader of industry for oil and gas at PwC UK, said: “The measures announced in the Budget largely confirm earlier proposals and this will be warmly welcomed by the oil and gas industry. The introduction of a transferable tax history mechanism for oil and gas companies should help faci ...

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Posted 11 months agoPress > PwCBudgetOil +2

Pre Budget-Press Release from the FairFuelUK Campaign

FairFuelUK and its 1.7m supporters call on the Treasury to:   Set up an Independent Fuel Pump Pricing Watchdog. Pledge that fuel duty will not go up after Brexit in the lifetime of this Parliament. Use fairer ways to raise extra cash for the NHS, but never ever consider hiking fuel duty. ...

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Posted 11 months agoPress > United KingdomFairFuelUKPump +3

Energy Companies Set to Spend US$43.1bn on New Projects in the North Sea From 2018-2025, Says GlobalData

The highest operatorship energy company in the North Sea is Equinor ASA with nine planned and announced projects during 2018–2025, says GlobalData , a leading data and analytics company. GlobalData's latest report, ‘ H2 2018 Production and Capital Expenditure Outlook for Key Planned Upstream P ...

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Posted 11 months agoOpinion > GlobalDataEnergyNorth Sea +7

PD&MS Secures Further Contract Renewal With Chrysaor in North Sea

PD&MS Group has secured a contract renewal for up to two years with one of the UK's leading independent E&P companies, Chrysaor, following successful delivery on the assets since they were purchased in 2017. The award will see the firm continuing to support all of the operator's North Sea faciliti ...

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Posted 11 months agoPress > PD&MSContractChrysaor +3

New Study From University of Aberdeen highlights Prospects for Long Term Economic Recovery From UK Continental Shelf (UKCS) reaching OGA’s Vision 2035 Levels

A new research study produced by Professor Alex Kemp and Linda Stephen from the University of Aberdeen highlights enhanced prospects for long-term activity from the UK Continental Shelf (UKCS) compared to previous studies, indicating that the ambitious targets in the OGA's Vision 2035 are achievab ...

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Posted 11 months agoPress > UKSCUnited Kingdom Continental ShelfUnited Kingdom +2

Subsea UK’s Life of Field Conference to Look at Safeguarding Subsea Industry

The innovations required to support the British subsea industry in the lower oil price environment will be explored at Subsea UK's Life of Field conference in Bristol next month. Sponsored by Baker Hughes, Frazer Nash Consultancy and Viper Innovations the conference will take place on Tuesday, 6 N ...

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Posted 11 months agoPress > Subsea UKSubseaUnited Kingdom +1

BP Alligin Oil Development - Comment From Westwood Global Energy Group

In response to today's announcement that BP has been granted approval for a North Sea development which it is hoped will produce 20 million barrels of oil, David Moseley, NW Europe Reports Manager at Westwood Global Energy Group ( https://www.westwoodenergy.com ) said: “The Alligin field, which h ...

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Posted 1 year agoPress > BPOilwestwood global energy group +3

Orbital Gas Systems Secures Third Purchase Order Under U.K. BioMethane Contract

Orbital Gas Systems ("Orbital" or the "Company"), a wholly-owned Energy subsidiary of CUI Global, Inc. (NASDAQ: CUI), announced it has received the third of three purchase orders from a major European industrial company for the production of BioMethane-to-grid terminals. The contract, awarded in Ma ...

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Posted 1 year agoPress > Orbital Gas SystemsUnited KingdomContract +3

University of Aberdeen Media Release: Study Highlights Prospects for Long Term Economic Recovery From UK Continental Shelf (UKCS)

A new research study produced by Professor Alex Kemp and Linda Stephen from the University of Aberdeen highlights enhanced prospects for long-term activity from the UK Continental Shelf (UKCS) compared to previous studies, indicating that the ambitious targets in the OGA's Vision 2035 are achievab ...

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Posted 1 year agoPress > UKCSUnited Kingdom Continental ShelfUnited Kingdom +4

Wood Wins UK Nuclear New Build Contract

Hitachi Nuclear Energy Europe (HNE) has appointed Wood as architect engineering support partner to the Wylfa Newydd nuclear power plant project in the UK. Effective immediately, the appointment is expected to transition into a 10-year framework, extending up to the start of commercial operations, ...

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Posted 1 year agoPress > WoodUnited KingdomNuclear +3

Sentinel Marine Makes Further Fleet Investment With New Platform Supply Vessel

Offshore support vessel operator Sentinel Marine is adding to its state-of-the-art fleet with the purchase and major refit of a multi-role ship. The Aberdeen-based firm, which has just seen the eighth of nine new builds commence operations in the North Sea, expects that Scotian Sentinel will enter ...

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Posted 1 year agoPress > Offshoreplatformvessel +4

Archer Announces Multi-Year Contract Extension With Major Client in the UK

Hamilton, Bermuda (17th October, 2018) Archer Limited ("Archer" or the "Company") announces that it has secured a contract extension with a major operator for two more years.  The contract extension is scheduled to commence 1 st November 2018 and ensures continuity of platform drilling operations ...

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Posted 1 year agoPress > ArcherUnited KingdomContract +2