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Survivex launches GWO wind training to support energy transition

  Survivex invests in GWO wind training to support energy transition   Safety training specialist, Survivex is launching GWO wind training in Aberdeen to service Scotland's fast-growing wind industry and support the oil and gas sector's energy transition.   More than £100,000 has been invested ...

Judy Stirling


Posted 8 days agoPress > wind trainingAberdeenSurvivex +1

International Women In Engineering Day: an opportunity to celebrate successes

Shiby Bernard, chief operations officer at McMenon Engineering Services I feel a sense of gratitude to International Women In Engineering Day for not only reminding the world about the role of women in engineering, but celebrating it too. The 2020 theme ‘Shape The World' is more relevant tha ...

James Donaldson


Posted 14 days agoPress > McMenonINWED 2020Aberdeen

Contract wins for networks and communications specialist Arrowdawn

Arrowdawn, a leading networks and communications firm, has secured contracts with three companies it has been working with for 10 years.  The Aberdeen-based business will continue to provide 24/7 maintenance support to long-standing clients in the legal, oilfield services and global logistics sect ...

James Donaldson


Posted 1 month agoPress > ArrowdawnAberdeenCisco

Archer’s UK Engineering division awarded Cormorant Alpha Derrick Removal contract.

Archer today announces its formal contract award for the provision of Derrick Equipment Set (DES) & Derrick removal services on Cormorant Alpha by TAQA. The scope of services includes the engineering design and preparation activities, derrick dismantlement in modular sections by specialist rope ac ...

Kate Yuill


Posted 1 month agoPress > ArcherCormorant AlphaTAQA +5

HUGE BOOST FOR UK ENERGY SECTOR AS UK’S BIGGEST TRAINING PROVIDER REOPENS

Leading training centres Survivex, in Aberdeen, and AIS Training, in Newcastle, part of 3T Energy Group, reopen after enforced closure due to coronavirus. Vast array of Coronavirus measures:  on-site medical checks, temperature checks, PIC of Coronavirus safety - operating at 20% capacity to al ...

Natalie Loveless


Posted 1 month agoPress > OilEnergyOil and Gas +6

Deep Casing Tools secures UK patent for extended reach drilling innovation

A UK patent has been granted for new technology which can almost half the cost for extended reach drilling (ERD) well liner installations. Patents are also pending   in Europe, the USA, Canada, UAE and Saudi Arabia.   Deep Casing Tool's (DCT) MechLOK™ Drill Pipe Swivel (DPS) is the industry's ...

Saffron Cummings


Posted 2 months agoPress > well installationsUKOil and Gas +16

Legasea selected for £10m Ocean Outdoor SME Advertising Fund

  Aberdeenshire start-up company, Legasea, has been selected as part of the £10 million Ocean Outdoor SME fund , which has been established to give businesses and brands access to advertising space across Ocean digital screens. The aim of the fund is to help support and stimulate businesses, jobs ...

Ray Milne


Posted 2 months agoPress > Aberdeenstart-upaberdeen oil and gas +2

The Alternative Board here to support business leaders

A business support organisation has expanded in the North-east after successfully moving to an online engagement model in response to the Covid-19 pandemic.   The Alternative Board (TAB) was launched in Scotland in 2017 as a peer-to-peer advisory and business networking platform for business l ...

James Donaldson


Posted 2 months agoPress > AberdeenBusinessNetworking

Infinity Partnership shortlisted for prestigious tax award

Accountancy firm Infinity Partnership has been shortlisted for a prestigious UK tax award.   The Aberdeen-based business has been named a finalist in the Best Single Office Tax Practice category at the 2020 Tolley's Taxation Awards.   Simon Cowie, managing partner at Infinity Partnership, said: ...

James Donaldson


Posted 2 months agoPress > AberdeenawardsBusiness

Meston Reid & Co: what are the options for business?

  By Mark Brown, audit, accounts and business assurance partner at Meston Reid & Co We know things can change quickly in the world of business, but this is altogether new territory for companies across the north-east of Scotland. Not only do they have to respond to the severe – and contin ...

James Donaldson


Posted 2 months agoPress > AberdeenBusinesscovid-19

Specialist acquisition strengthens ASCO's NORM Services

ASCO, the global integrated materials and logistics management company, has acquired full ownership of NORM Solutions Ltd, a leading provider of specialist cleaning, treatment and disposal services for oilfield equipment contaminated with Naturally Occurring Radioactive Materials (NORM).   Th ...

Laura Krauss


Posted 3 months agoPress > ShippingacquisitionsASCO +7

Third IT firm acquisition takes Dynamic Edge turnover to £5m

Technology business Dynamic Edge has become a £5m turnover firm and extended its geographical reach following the acquisition of an IT company in the south of England. Dynamic Edge, established in Aberdeen in 2009, has acquired Hampshire-based information technology firm Tekkers IT Solutions. The ...

James Donaldson


Posted 3 months agoPress > EnergyAberdeenOil +8

CLAY MINERALOGY and its application to the oil industry

The three and a half day course is very much a practical hands-on course designed to make the information about clays as easily digestible as possible via a mix of lecture and practical sessions. The main elements in the course are as follows: • Clays and Clay Minerals: what are they and why ...

Helen Pendlowski - The James Hutton Institute


Aberdeen   Scotland   GB 29 Sep 2020


Posted 3 months agoTraining > Clay MineralsShaledrilling optimization +19

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 3 months agoPress > EnergyNorth SeaOil +6

GQS SIGNS MULTI-YEAR CONTRACT WITH PREMIER OIL

GQS, a leading provider of technical, quality assurance (QA) and quality control (QC) services to the worldwide energy sector has started the new decade on a strong note after winning a major multi-year contract with Premier Oil. The contract, won following a competitive tender process, will see t ...

Kate Yuill


Posted 4 months agoPress > Third Party InspectionGQSAberdeen +3