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Well-Safe Marks First Anniversary With 400 Wells Worth of Expertise

Well-Safe Solutions is marking its one year anniversary with news that it's about to acquire its first asset, is tendering for major P&A projects and has increased its headcount to 35. In just over 12 months, the Aberdeen-based well abandonment specialist has amassed the largest concentration of d ...

OilVoice Press - OilVoice


Posted 1 year agoPress > WellsWell-SafeP&A +3

M2 Subsea Completes North Sea Survey and Inspection Project With Ithaca Energy

M 2 Subsea, the global independent provider of ROV services, has completed a contract with Ithaca Energy UK Limited to conduct a subsea system survey of a North Sea field. The company deployed the Go Electra multi-service vessel equipped with a Triton XLX work class ROV to the Stella field, locat ...

OilVoice Press - OilVoice


Posted 1 year agoPress > M2 SubseaSubseaNorth Sea +4

How Energy Shortages Really Affect the Economy

Many people expect energy shortages to lead to high prices. This is based on their view of what “running out” of oil might do to the economy. In this post, I look at historical data surrounding inadequate energy supply. I also consider some of the physics associated with the situation. I see a str ...

Gail Tverberg


Posted 1 year agoOpinion > Our Finite WorldGail TverbergEnergy +6

United Oil & Gas PLC - Confirmation of Award of Two Blocks Including an Oil Discovery in the UK North Sea

Highlights: Award of Blocks 15/18d and 15/19b in the North Sea which includes the Crown Oil Discovery, with estimates of up to 16 million barrels of recoverable oil Discussions with potential farm-in partners can now commence, with interest already received highlighting the quality of the asse ...

OilVoice Press - OilVoice


Posted 1 year agoPress > UOGUnited Oil & GasOil Discovery +6

Solving the Complexity of Joint Venture Accounting Within the Upstream Oil & Gas Sector

Joint Venture accounting within the Upstream Oil & Gas sector often overwhelms the existing core finance function. TouchstoneEnergy has developed a sector-specific application which allows Oil and Gas companies to optimise, monitor and better control their Joint Venture processes.  The Joint Vent ...

Marcus Kelly - TouchstoneEnergy


Posted 1 year agoPress > Touchstonejoint ventureJoint Operating Agreement +6

ITC Global Signs Three-Year Contract Extension with Shelf Drilling

Agreement Expands Corporate and Crew Services Delivered to 39 Sites in 11 Countries ABERDEEN, Scotland, Aug. 21, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- ITC Global , a leading provider of satellite communications to remote and harsh environments, announced today that it has signed a three-year contract extension ...

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Posted 1 year agoPress > ITC GlobalShelfDrilling +3

Texo Group Acquires Orca Subsea

Texo Group is pleased to announce the acquisition of Aberdeen-based, Orca Subsea to form Texo Marine. The engineering and technology group, which announced its launch last month is rolling out an ambitious and transformative strategy to meet the immediate and long-term strategic value-add needs of ...

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Posted 1 year agoPress > AcquisitionTexo Grouporca subsea +4

Orbital Gas Systems Secures Multi-Year Service Agreement with Major UK Natural Gas Operator

HOUSTON (Aug. 14, 2018) –Orbital Gas Systems has been awarded an exclusive contract to provide routine maintenance, repair and calibration for a major UK natural gas transmission company (the “operator”). The two-year contract is valued at approximately £1,150,000 ($1,500,000), begins September 1 ...

OilVoice Press - OilVoice


Posted 1 year agoPress > gasUnited Kingdomnatural gas +1

PSS Hire Announces WASK Partnership

PSS HIRE, the UK and Ireland's leading utilities and pipeline equipment provider, has announced a strategic channel partnership with flow-stopping solutions specialist, WASK. WASK, a division of Crane Building Services & Utilities, is a market leader in the supply of pipefittings and pipeline main ...

OilVoice Press - OilVoice


Posted 1 year agoPress > PSS HirepipelineWASK +2

Cyviz Installs New Control Room on Neptune Energy’s Gjøa Platform

Turnkey solution installed without disruption to platform operations in the North Sea LONDON, 14 August 2018 — Neptune Energy, an independent oil and gas exploration company, has worked with Cyviz to complete an upgrade project to core functions within the offshore control room of its Gjøa pla ...

OilVoice Press - OilVoice


Posted 1 year agoPress > Neptune EnergyplatformGjoa Field +4

LFH Engineering Boosts Sales With Growing International Focus

Strengthening global links has helped a north-east specialist in engine pump manufacturing post healthy sales figures as it targets further growth in the international market.   Ellon-based LFH Engineering achieved sales of £3m for its 2017/18 financial year up to the end of March, an increase of e ...

OilVoice Press - OilVoice


Posted 1 year agoPress > ManufacturingEngine PumpLFH Engineering +2

Hey Siri - What Would a ‘No-Deal’ Brexit Mean for the UK Oil and Gas Industry?

The discussion around hard Brexit, soft Brexit, divorce bill, transition arrangements, new trade deals and the Chequers Brexit plan isnow rapidly turning into a bewildering array of statements, claims and counter claims. The Governor of the Bank of England, Mark Carney, explained it well when he to ...

OilVoice Press - OilVoice


Posted 1 year agoOpinion > United KingdomOilgas +2

Neptune Energy Group Agrees to Acquire UK Central North Sea Assets

Neptune Energy Group (“Neptune”) announced today that it has entered into a Sale and Purchase Agreement to acquire certain development and exploration assets in the UK Central North Sea from Apache North Sea Limited (“ANSL”), a wholly owned subsidiary of Apache Corporation (“Apache”). Neptune wi ...

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Posted 1 year agoPress > United KingdomUK North SeaNorth Sea +4

Coretrax Set For Further Growth Following Strong Financial Performance

Coretrax, the independent wellbore clean up and abandonment specialist, is gearing up for further growth after a successful half-year trading with more than £5 million of turnover recorded so far. The Aberdeen headquartered business has taken on 30 people in the last year and plans to recruit up t ...

OilVoice Press - OilVoice


Posted 1 year agoPress > CoretraxwellWellbore +2

24 Additional New Jobs as Bailey Sentinel Further Expands Sentinel Marine Fleet

Sentinel Marine, the Aberdeen-headquartered operators of offshore support vessels, has taken delivery of the latest vessel to join its state- of-the-art fleet. The Bailey Sentinel, constructed in China is now en route to Aberdeen and is due to arrive in early September. Twenty four new jobs will be ...

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Posted 1 year agoPress > Sentinel MarineFleetvessel +5