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  • 6 November 2014
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    Oil & Gas UK has welcomed the appointment of first chief executive for the new Oil and Gas Authority.  DECC has today informed that Andy Samuel has been appointed as the first chief executive of the Oil and Gas Authority (OGA). Commenting on that announcement  Oil & Gas UK’s chief executive Malcolm Webb said: “Oil & […]

  • 7 November 2014

    BG Group’s managing director of exploration and production in Europe, Andy Samuel has been named as CEO of Oil and Gas Authority.

  • 11 May 2015

    Andy Samuel, Chief Executive of the Oil and Gas Authority (OGA) has today, May 11, 2015, confirmed the appointment of several high-calibre leaders as he continues to build a team at the new UK oil and gas regulator. The OGA has appointed Gunther Newcombe as Director, Exploration and Production, Angela Seeney as Director, Technology and Projects, Hedvig Ljungerud […]

  • 6 January 2015

    Andy Samuel has officially begun his new role of Chief Executive of the UK Oil and Gas Authority (OGA), based in Aberdeen. The establishment of the OGA was an integral part of the recommendations made by Sir Ian Wood as part of the review into maximising the UK’s offshore oil and gas resources. The government […]

  • 2 March 2018

    UK’s oil and gas production over the period 2016–2050 is now projected to total 11.7 billion barrels of oil equivalent (boe) according to new projections from the UK’s Oil and Gas Authority.

  • 17 March 2016

    UK’s Oil & Gas Authority has greeted the 2016 Budget, announced on Wednesday by the Chancellor of the Exchequer, George Osborne, by saying the measures announced represent a timely support for the sector.  The 2016 Budget, which revealed that the oil and gas industry will be aided by tax cuts worth £1 billion, was also welcomed by the body representing […]

  • 27 July 2015

    The Oil and Gas Authority (OGA) – the UK oil and gas regulator – has announced today, July 27, 2015, the remaining winners from the 28th Offshore Licensing Round. According to OGA, the 41 new licences awarded today in addition to the 134 confirmed in late 2014 makes this one of the largest rounds in […]

  • 16 January 2015

    Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change in the UK, Rt Hon Edward Davey MP, visited Aberdeen yesterday afternoon for talks with oil and gas industry leaders against a backdrop of the recent dramatic slide in world oil prices. The Secretary of State announced that he is asking Andy Samuel, CEO designate of the […]

  • 6 November 2014
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    Department of Energy and Climate Change (DECC) has informed that Andy Samuel, currently Managing Director of BG Group’s Exploration and Production in Europe, has been appointed as the chief executive of the Oil and Gas Authority (OGA). According to DECC, the government is also asking industry and others for their views on how best to […]

  • 6 August 2015

    Oil & Gas UK together with Oil and Gas Authority (OGA) Thursday launched a new category for the sector’s ninth annual awards evening. Oil & Gas UK said that, in recognition of the industry’s current drive for new, more efficient ways of working, the new Oil and Gas Authority MER UK Award will recognise those companies […]

  • 9 March 2015
    Business & Finance

    UK’s Energy Secretary Ed Davey has announced that Sir Patrick Brown will take up the role of chairperson of the Oil and Gas Authority (OGA). Sir Patrick Brown will work closely with Chief Executive Andy Samuel as he continues to build the senior leadership team for the new regulator. The first three directors were announced […]

  • 13 September 2013
    Business & Finance

    Oil & Gas UK, the representative organisation for the oil and gas industry, announces new appointments to its board. The appointments are: • Eric D’Argentre, UK General Manager, Perenco UK • Luke Farajallah, Managing Director, Bond Offshore Helicopters • Martin Rune Pederson, Managing Director, VP, Maersk Oil UK • Andy Samuel, Managing Director Europe E&P, […]

  • 25 February 2015

    Responding to the Secretary of State’s commission to assess the impact of the sharp decline in global oil prices on the UK oil and gas industry, Oil and Gas Authority (OGA) Chief Executive, Dr Andy Samuel today published his initial findings and issued an urgent call to action for industry, Government and the regulator. One […]

  • 13 September 2013
    Business & Finance

    Oil & Gas UK, the representative organisation for the oil and gas industry, announces new appointments to its board. The appointments are: • Eric D’Argentre, UK General Manager, Perenco UK • Luke Farajallah, Managing Director, Bond Offshore Helicopters • Martin Rune Pederson, Managing Director, VP, Maersk Oil UK • Andy Samuel, Managing Director Europe E&P, […]

  • 15 September 2015
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Research & Development

    The Underwater Centre has unveiled a new model for increasing workforce competency in the ROV industry, using a realistic offshore instruction environment, at the recently held Subsea UK ROV conference in Aberdeen. Industry and training providers have collaborated to develop work class ROV operations training that gives personnel thorough preparation and experience in essential aspects of work […]

  • 7 November 2014

    Oil & Gas UK has commented on the results of 28th Licensing Round announced yesterday (November 6) by the Department of Energy and Climate Change (DECC) UK. Oonagh Werngren MBE, Oil & Gas UK’s operations director, said: “Today’s announcement by the UK Government that it is to award 134 licences to companies wanting to explore […]

  • 2 March 2017
    Business & Finance

    UK’s Oil and Gas Authority (OGA) has named a new Director of Regulation, effective March 1, 2017. OGA said on Wednesday that, following the retirement of Simon Toole, the organization appointed Tom Wheeler as his successor. Wheeler became Head of Commercial for the Department of Energy & Climate Change (DECC) and its upstream oil and […]

  • 7 September 2015

    More than five thousand offshore oil and gas industry workers have been laid off in the UK since the end of 2014. The figure was revealed in a report issued Monday by the recently established industry regulator, the Oil and Gas Authority (OGA). In its report, the regulator said that the reason for the layoffs was […]

  • 6 December 2016

    UK’s Oil and Gas Authority (OGA) informed on Monday that companies can now apply for new licenses to drill for offshore oil and gas in a number of blocks in the Offshore 2016 Supplementary Round. OGA said on Tuesday that the fourteen blocks on offer in the Supplementary Round are outside of the 29th Oil […]

  • 11 April 2018
    Business & Finance

    UK’s Oil and Gas Authority has appointed an interim chairperson while the search for a permanent replacement is ongoing. 

  • 17 June 2015

    Oil & Gas UK’s chief executive, Deirdre Michie, warned today, June 17, 2015, that the UK offshore oil and gas industry must become sustainable ‘in a world of $60 oil’. The rallying call was made before an audience of over 500 people in Aberdeen at the opening of the trade association’s annual conference, sponsored by […]

  • 13 July 2017

    UK’s oil & gas industry regulator, the Oil and Gas Authority (OGA), has offered for award 12 licenses to 11 companies in the 2016 Supplementary Offshore Licensing Round, which closed for applications in March 2017. Fourteen blocks were originally on offer in this Supplementary Round, offered last December in response to industry nominations of areas […]