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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 6 days 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 months 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 4 months 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 6 months 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 6 months 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 7 months 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 8 months 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 1 year 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 ...

Petromall Insights


Posted 1 year 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 1 year 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 1 year 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 1 year agoPress > Oil & Gas UKScotland

ELITE CONTROL SYSTEMS AWARDED SECOND CONTRACT BY SCOTTISHPOWER RENEWABLES

ELITE CONTROL SYSTEMS AWARDED CONTRACT BY SCOTTISHPOWER RENEWABLES Rapid Response Support Services Ensure 29 Wind Farms Operate Smoothly, Without Disruption LIVINGSTON, Scotland – Elite Control Systems, a leading provider of systems integration services, announced that it has been awarded a ...

Sharon Roe


Posted 1 year agoPress > elitecontrolsystemsscottishpowerrenewablesprocesscontrol +3

KNOT Offshore Partners LP Announces Completion of the Acquisition of Raquel Knutsen

KNOT Offshore Partners LP (NYSE:KNOP) announced today that it has completed its acquisition of the ownership interests in the company that owns and operates the shuttle tanker Raquel Knutsen for an aggregate purchase price of $116.5 million less $103.5 million of outstanding indebtedness ($29.0 mil ...

Katie Woodward - OilVoice


Posted 1 year agoPress > KNOT Offshore PartnersRaquel KnutsenScotland +1