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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 ...

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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

Subsea 7 Awarded Contract Offshore UK

Subsea 7 today announced the award of a sizeable (1) contract by Nexen as part of the Buzzard Phase 2 Project, located approximately 55 kilometres off the north-east coast of Scotland. Subsea 7's contract scope includes project management, engineering, procurement, construction and installation o ...

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Posted 1 year agoPress > OffshoreUnited KingdomUK +5

Wood Wins Dounreay Nuclear Design and Engineering Contract

Wood has won a framework contract to provide design and engineering services to the Dounreay nuclear site in Scotland, UK. Effective immediately, it will run for up to four years, including two potential one-year extensions and has an estimated value of $3-4m to Wood. The framework will help deliv ...

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Posted 1 year agoPress > WoodNuclearEngineering +3

Aberdeen Headquartered Well Engineering Firm Awarded Egypt Contract

An Aberdeen-based well engineering and project management company has started work on a contract to provide well and completions engineering support in the Nile Delta in Egypt. Zenith Energy, which provides a range of services to the oil and gas sector within the UK and internationally from its Abe ...

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Posted 2 years agoPress > wellEngineeringEgypt +3

Oceaneering Acquires Ecosse Subsea Limited

Expands Service Line Capabilities to the Growing Renewable Energy Market HOUSTON, March 5, 2018 – Oceaneering International, Inc. ("Oceaneering") (NYSE:OII) announced today that one of its wholly owned subsidiaries has acquired Ecosse Subsea Limited ("Ecosse"), a provider of offshore engineeri ...

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Posted 2 years agoPress > AcquisitionOceaneeringNYSE +4

Shell Announces Redevelopment of Penguins Field in UK North Sea

Royal Dutch Shell plc (Shell) today announces a final investment decision on the redevelopment of the Penguins oil and gas field in the UK North Sea. The decision authorises the construction of a floating production, storage and offloading (FPSO) vessel, the first new manned installation for Shell ...

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Posted 2 years agoPress > ShellRoyal Dutch ShellArval UK +6

IOS Wins £12.5m of New Contracts and Embarks on £3m Expansion Programme

Leading North-east storage and inspection firm Independent Oilfield Services (IOS), has secured two major new contracts, worth more than £12.5 million. The Sumitomo Corporation Europe has awarded IOS an eight-year, £10million contract to carry out OCTG management and inspection services while Odfje ...

Kate Yuill


Posted 2 years agoPress > IOSOdfjell DrillingNorth Sea +6

Well-Safe Solutions Selects Dundee for Onshore Marine Support Base

Well-Safe Solutions, the Aberdeen-based well abandonment specialist, has chosen to locate its onshore marine base in the Port of Dundee. The rapidly growing well abandonment specialist made the announcement at the Offshore Decommissioning Conference in St Andrews. Well-Safe has secured two acres ...

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Posted 2 years agoPress > North SeaUnited KingdomScotland +1

World’s First Floating Wind Farm Has Started Production

  Hywind   Scotland, the first floating wind farm in the world, has started to deliver electricity to the Scottish grid. Today the First Minister of Scotland, Nicola Sturgeon, officialy opens the wind farm. The 30MW wind farm, operated by Statoil in partnership with Masdar, is located ...

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Posted 2 years agoPress > Wind FarmWind EnergyRewables +2

Certas Energy Awards Network Monitoring Contract to Systal Technology Solutions

Certas Energy (a DCC Energy Company) has selected Systal Technology Solutions to provide a network monitoring service to ensure their fleet of 1000 tankers, working out of 150 plus depots throughout the UK,  are provided with their daily schedule of work to ensure they reach over 800 independent ret ...

Eliza Chapman - Context Public Relations


Posted 2 years agoPress > Fuellubricantsnetwork monitoring +3

Scotland – reduce reliance on wind, develop fracking and clathrates research

Scotland should be very wary about further investment in wind power, it should develop fracking for gas, invest in energy storage, and do research into arctic methane clathrates, says Professor Brian Smart, former head of petroleum engineering at Heriot-Watt University Professor Brian Smart, former ...

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Posted 3 years agoOpinion > ScotlandPowerwind power +2

The Hydrogen Economy – More Green Mythology

By Euan Mearns The Scottish Government has launched a consultation on their new draft energy strategy and targets (links are top right on the page linked to). The new energy strategy in general terms has four main strands:  A four-fold increase in renewable energy production by 2030. Embrac ...

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Posted 3 years agoOpinion > Energy MattersEuan MearnsHydrogen +1

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 ...

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Posted 3 years agoPress > Oil & Gas UKDecommissioningScotland

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 3 years agoPress > Oil & Gas UKScotland