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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 14 days 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 15 days 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 15 days 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 27 days 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 29 days 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 1 month 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 2 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 3 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 3 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

Ikon Science Acquires Perigon Solutions Ltd.

Ikon Science acquires Perigon Solutions Ltd, adding scalable, integrated, interpreted data management to its global GeoPrediction capabilities. London – Tuesday 18 th December - Ikon Science Limited, a leader in GeoPrediction technology, today announced it has wholly acquired Perigon Solutions ...

Monica Beech


Posted 8 months agoPress > United KingdomData AnalyticsGeoscience +4

Ineos AG Push Further for ConocoPhillips’s Upstream Assets to Become a Top UK Producer, says GlobalData

Following the announcement (Monday 19 November) that Ineos AG are in exclusive talks with ConocoPhillips to acquire its remaining UK upstream assets, Daniel Rogers, Upstream Oil & Gas Analyst at GlobalData , a leading data and analytics company, estimates the deal could be worth approxim ...

OilVoice Press - OilVoice


Posted 8 months agoOpinion > GlobalDataIneosConocoPhillips +3

Texo Group Awarded Ensco 100 Main Contractor Shipyard Project

Texo Group, the Integrated Asset Services specialist has been awarded the contract to upgrade the ENSCO 100 Jackup MODU. The Quayside Stay project will take place at the Port of Dundee, where Texo has an established foothold with dedicated and extensive fabrication, engineering, marine and integri ...

OilVoice Press - OilVoice


Posted 8 months agoPress > Texo GroupContractScotland +1

Subsea 7 Awarded Frame Agreement Extension Offshore UK

Subsea 7 S.A. has announced the award of a sizeable (1) three-year extension of an existing DSVi (2) frame agreement, with seven North Sea clients: Chevron North Sea Limited, Dana Petroleum (E&P) Limited, Hess Denmark APS, Nexen Petroleum U.K. Limited, Repsol Sinopec Energy UK Limited, Shell UK ...

OilVoice Press - OilVoice


Posted 8 months agoPress > United KingdomOffshoreSubsea 7 +1