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  • 10 December 2014

    The G9 has developed two good practice guidelines for working at height and the management of small service vessels used in the offshore wind industry. Together with Energy Institute, the guidelines were published at an Stakeholder Forum event on 2 December. Benj Sykes, Head of Asset Management, DONG Energy Wind Power, and Chairman of the […]

  • 23 September 2010
    Business & Finance

    A partnership aimed at the increased opportunity for and construction of both onshore and offshore wind developments has been launched. The… (sourcewire) [mappress] Source: sourcewire, September 23, 2010;

  • 25 April 2014
    Business & Finance, Research & Development

    A Good Practice Guide for Underwater Noise Measurement has been published, giving guidance on best practice for in-situ measurement of underwater sound, for processing the data, and for reporting the measurements using appropriate metrics. From a scientific point of view, accurate acoustic measurements are needed for a diverse range of disciplines such as acoustical oceanography, […]

  • 25 April 2014
    Environment, Research & Development

    The UK’s National Physical Laboratory (NPL) has published a Good Practice Guide for Underwater Noise Measurement, giving guidance on best practice for in-situ measurement of underwater sound, for processing the data, and for reporting the measurements using appropriate metrics. From a scientific point of view, accurate acoustic measurements are needed for a diverse range of […]

  • 23 September 2010
    Business & Finance

    A partnership aimed at the increased opportunity for and construction of both onshore and offshore wind developments has been launched. The… (sourcewire) [mappress] Source: sourcewire, September 23, 2010;

  • 28 September 2012
    Business & Finance

    Each year, BOURBON’s operational affiliates with a zero-incident rate are rewarded by the Group for their efficient preventive safety management. In 2009, BOURBON launched an incentive program to recognize the outstanding performance and best practices of its affiliates in terms of operational safety. Each year, safety awards are attributed to affiliates with a zero-incident rate […]

  • 18 December 2014

    SgurrEnergy, in partnership with work at height and rescue specialists, heightec, has developed the good practice guideline ‘Working at height in the offshore wind industry’ for the Energy Institute and G9 Offshore Wind Health and Safety Association. The guideline, launched at a G9 event in central London on 2nd December, has been developed to reflect […]

  • 25 April 2014
    Environment, Research & Development

    The UK’s National Physical Laboratory (NPL) has published a Good Practice Guide for Underwater Noise Measurement, giving guidance on best practice for in-situ measurement of underwater sound, for processing the data, and for reporting the measurements using appropriate metrics. From a scientific point of view, accurate acoustic measurements are needed for a diverse range of […]

  • 13 May 2014
    Authorities & Government, Environment

    The Scottish Government, in cooperation with several companies  and charities, will publish a “Good Practice Guide” that aims to protect the birds, at a summit in Perth today. Scottish Windfarm Bird Steering Group (SWBSG), comprising of the Scottish Government, Scottish Natural Heritage, RSPB Scotland and Scottish Renewables, has already spent around £50,000 on studies, according […]

  • 8 November 2017
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    The British Marine Aggregate Producers Association (BMAPA), the representative body for the marine aggregate sector, and The Crown Estate have jointly published a new good practice guidance for marine aggregate extraction operations in English waters. Good Practice Guidance: Extraction by Dredging of Aggregates from England’s Seabed (2017) replaces Extraction by dredging from the English seabed: minerals planning guidance 1 (MMG1) […]

  • 21 December 2010

    Steve Pears, Director of Construction at renewable energy consultancy Natural Power, has been called upon for the ‘Good Practice During Windfarm Construction’ as part of a working group comprising representatives from SNH, SEPA, Scottish Renewables, FCS, and several member companies with extensive windfarm construction experience. Natural Power has fed a decade of construction experience into […]

  • 21 December 2010

    Steve Pears, Director of Construction at renewable energy consultancy Natural Power, has been called upon for the ‘Good Practice During Windfarm Construction’ as part of a working group comprising representatives from SNH, SEPA, Scottish Renewables, FCS, and several member companies with extensive windfarm construction experience. Natural Power has fed a decade of construction experience into […]

  • 29 March 2018
    Equipment, Exploration & Production

    Oil & Gas UK on Thursday released an updated information setting out good practice in designing against fire and explosions on offshore installations Revisions to the document, developed by industry experts, will provide companies in the UK Continental Shelf with the most up to date good practice and guidance, Oil & Gas UK said in […]

  • 21 August 2012
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance

    Energy Minister Fergus Ewing has launched guidance designed to make planning applications for wind energy developments run more smoothly for developers, planning authorities and the communities affected. The guidance is a result of the GP Wind Project, a Scottish-Government led EU project which looked at the barriers to development of wind energy and ways of […]

  • 21 August 2012
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance

    Energy Minister Fergus Ewing has launched guidance designed to make planning applications for wind energy developments run more smoothly for developers, planning authorities and the communities affected. The guidance is a result of the GP Wind Project, a Scottish-Government led EU project which looked at the barriers to development of wind energy and ways of […]

  • 9 September 2015

    Local Energy Scotland has launched the Scottish Government’s Good Practice Principles for Community Benefits from Offshore Renewables. In line with the onshore counterpart, the Scottish Government wishes to see Scotland’s communities sharing in the benefits of the country’s rich natural resources. Developers are encouraged to consider and adhere to the document on any forthcoming offshore […]

  • 12 November 2015

    Oil & Gas UK, a body representing offshore oil and gas companies in the UK, on Wednesday published two documents to help operators and contractors plan and execute decommissioning activities more efficiently. The first document is an independent study commissioned by Oil & Gas UK on behalf of industry. According to Oil & Gas UK, […]

  • 10 September 2015
    Authorities & Government

    Local Energy Scotland has launched the Scottish Government’s Good Practice Principles for Community Benefits from Offshore Renewables. In line with the onshore counterpart, the Scottish Government wishes to see Scotland’s communities sharing in the benefits of the country’s rich natural resources. Developers are encouraged to consider and adhere to the document on any forthcoming offshore […]

  • 3 November 2011

    Companies developing marine renewable energy are to gather in Battleby near Perth (Thursday 3 November) – not in conflict but in collaboration to share ideas and experiences relating to off shore wind, wave and tidal energy development. Hosted by Scottish Natural Heritage (SNH) and Marine Scotland, the event, is part of SNH’s Sharing Good Practice […]

  • 21 July 2017
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    A Study on Lessons for Ocean Energy Development, commissioned by the European Commission’s DG for Research and Innovation, has been published.

  • 17 January 2014
    Business & Finance, Research & Development

    The North Sea Offshore Authorities Forum (NSOAF), has recently completed a multi-national audit looking at how offshore operators and drilling contractors in the North Sea addressed human and organisational factors in their well control arrangements. The audit report identifies good practices and lessons learned, and these can be adopted by the industry as part of […]

  • 24 November 2014

    Oil & Gas UK has today (November 24, 2014) published two updated sets of guidelines to help operators of Floating Production Storage and Offloading facilities (FPSOs), Floating Storage Units (FSUs) and offtake tankers to adopt advances in industry good practice. Oil & Gas UK’s operations director, Oonagh Werngren, explains: “Issue 2 of the Mooring Integrity […]