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  • 13 March 2020
    Project & Tenders

    Repsol Sinopec Resources has filed its draft decommissioning plans to the UK authorities for the Buchan & Hannay fields located in the UK North Sea. 

  • 31 January 2019

    The OGA has launched the Supplementary 31st Offshore Licensing Round to maximize economic recovery from the Greater Buchan area in the North Sea.

  • 8 October 2019

    Norway’s Equinor has elected not to exercise the three-month option which was granted by Jersey Oil & Gas over a 50% equity interest in respect of Blocks 20/5a and 21/1a (the Buchan blocks) in the UK North Sea. 

  • 12 December 2018

    The OGA has released new data packages to revitalize exploration of oil and gas in Greater Buchan Area on the UK Continental Shelf.

  • 22 July 2019

    Jersey Oil & Gas has been awarded significant acreage in the UK North Sea, containing over 100 million barrels of discovered oil, including the Buchan oil field.

  • 2 June 2017
    Business & Finance

    Repsol Sinopec Resources UK has awarded a contract for dismantling and recycling of the Buchan Alpha unit to Veolia to be carried out at its Dales Voe site in Lerwick, Shetland. After 36 years and almost 150mm barrels of oil, the Buchan Alpha facility in the UK North Sea ceased production, as planned, on May 12, […]

  • 14 August 2017
    Project & Tenders

    Repsol Sinopec Resources UK has informed that the Buchan Alpha oil production vessel has arrived in Lerwick, Shetland for disposal.   The contract for dismantling and recycling of the Buchan Alpha unit was awarded to Veolia back in June. Veolia is working on the project with its strategic partner in decommissioning, Peterson. Buchan Alpha, a semi-submersible moored floating […]

  • 21 August 2014

    Steelhead LNG said that Ernest Buchan has joined the Vancouver-based company as Projects Director. As Projects Director reporting to Steelhead LNG’s Vice President, Technical, Ian Hill, Buchan will build and lead an experienced project team that will work with industry partners and contractors to help them evaluate and develop LNG project opportunities through pre-FEED (front end […]

  • 23 August 2019

    First oil, subject to funding, is targeted for 2024.

  • 19 October 2018

    UK’s Oil and Gas Authority (OGA) has initiated a new area plan to maximize economic recovery from the Greater Buchan area of the North Sea.

  • 16 March 2020

    UK-based Jersey Oil & Gas (JOG) has established and will lead the Greater Buchan Area joint integrated studies agreement between neighboring field operators.

  • 27 January 2014

    Buchan Alpha oil platform in the UK North Sea has been evacuated as a result of severe weather forecast. In an e-mail sent to Offshore Energy Today, Talisman-Sinopec, the operator of the Buchan Alpha, said that it had completed the evacuation of 75 workers on Sunday. “As per the installation’s Safety Case, we began the […]

  • 27 January 2020
    Business & Finance

    Jersey Oil & Gas has entered into a conditional sale and purchase agreement to acquire operatorship of, and an additional 70% working interest in, Licence P2170 (Blocks 20/5b and 21/1d) from Norway’s Equinor. 

  • 11 December 2014
    Exploration & Production

    Talisman Sinopec is returning its workers back to the Buchan Alpha platform in the North Sea, following an evacuation earlier this week. The company yesterday said it had flown 61 non-essential personnel from the semi-submersible platform, located 83 miles North East of Aberdeen, following severe weather forecasts.   In an e-mail sent today to Offshore Energy Today, a Talisman […]

  • 5 February 2013

    The offshore supply vessel North Sea Giant collided with a breakwater last week at Peterhead port, Scotland, a local newspaper Buchan Observer reports. According to Buchan Observer, the vessel, named Offshore Support Journal’s “Ship of the Year 2012″, sustained damage to its hull when high winds caused it to crash into the North Breakwater of granite construction […]

  • 23 December 2014
    Business & Finance

    Ithaca Energy Inc. announced the appointment of Roy Buchan as Chief Operations Officer, starting 5 January 2015. Mr Buchan has over 30 years of operational experience in the oil and gas industry. He has held various technical and senior management positions in the North Sea and internationally for Royal Dutch Shell plc and was previously […]

  • 9 December 2013

    Talisman Sinopec is returning workers to its Buchan Alpha platform after last week’s evacuation due to severe weather in the UK North Sea. “On Sunday, 8 December, 33 personnel were safely returned to the Buchan Alpha according to plan, and we anticipate returning to full complement by Wednesday, 11 December,” said Jill Moir, Head of Corporate […]

  • 8 July 2019
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    Aberdeenshire based equipment rental specialists Hiretech has strengthened its team with a key management appointment. Keith Mackie has been appointed as managing director, with current managing director and company founder Andy Buchan taking on the newly created role of chief executive officer. Mackie has held a number of senior roles within the engineering and energy […]

  • 23 December 2014

    Ithaca Energy Inc. has named Roy Buchan as Chief Operations Officer, starting 5 January 2015. Buchan has over 30 years of operational experience in the oil and gas industry. He has held various technical and senior management positions in the North Sea and internationally for Royal Dutch Shell plc and was previously Group Head of Operations for […]

  • 22 July 2019

    Oil and Gas Authority has offered for award four licenses to three companies in the 2019 31st Supplementary Offshore Licensing Round, which closed for applications in May 2019.

  • 2 December 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance, Project & Tenders

    MacArtney UK Ltd has acquired Callidus Subsea Ltd, an industrious cable moulding and assembly company based in Ellon, Aberdeenshire. The acquisition of Callidus follows a sustained growth and record breaking results for the Aberdeen based MacArtney operation. According to MacArtney UK Managing Director, David Buchan, all the staff who has been employed by Callidus will […]

  • 14 January 2011
    Business & Finance

    Cosalt Offshore, a provider of lifting, tooling and marine services to the oil and gas industry, has announced the appointment of highly-experienced industry figure Rod Buchan as the new Chief Executive Officer. Mr Buchan most recently has been Managing Director of Aker Offshore Partner and has held a variety of roles with the company since […]