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  • 20 October 2014
    Business & Finance

    Oil & Gas UK has today (October 20th) announced that its chief executive Malcolm Webb intends to retire next year.   The exact date of his departure in 2015 is yet to be agreed, but will be within a timeframe that allows a seamless transfer of the position to his successor, Oil & Gas UK […]

  • 20 March 2015

    Today, March 20, Oil & Gas UK has welcomed Chief Secretary to the Treasury, Danny Alexander MP, and his colleague Secretary of State for Energy, Edward Davey MP, to Aberdeen. Industry has been clear on the challenge it faces in three significant areas – fiscal, regulatory and cost, Oil & Gas UK said. Wednesday’s (March […]

  • 4 May 2015

    Oil & Gas UK has informed that on Friday, May 1, 2015, Deirdre Michie has taken up the position of chief executive at Oil & Gas UK, replacing Malcolm Webb who, following a brief handover period, formally retires on May 31, 2015.  Appointed by the Board of Oil & Gas UK in February this year, Deirdre will […]

  • 12 June 2014

    Oil & Gas UK’s first Annual Conference opened yesterday. It features over 70 leading speakers from industry and both the UK and Scottish Governments. The conference, sponsored by Petrotechnics and supported by Costain Upstream, is chaired by Oil & Gas UK chief executive Malcolm Webb who commented: “The next couple of days present us all with […]

  • 13 August 2013
    Business & Finance

    Oil & Gas UK chief executive, Malcolm Webb, has officially opened the new Aberdeen offices of oil and gas consultancy Magma Products. Magma, which provides specialist offshore commissioning and start-up services, has grown from a business employing six people in 2011 to one with an 85-strong team today. It has moved from small city centre premises […]

  • 15 March 2013
    Business & Finance

    Oil & Gas UK’s chief executive, Malcolm Webb, has announced that, due to the forecasts of record investment in oil and gas production in the UK this year, there will be numerous job openings in the industry, therefore the industry will address the main issue which arises – skill shortage. Malcolm Webb said: “Oil & Gas […]

  • 28 October 2014

    The Transport Select Committee published its report on offshore helicopter safety in July. Oil & Gas UK Chief Executive Malcolm Webb responded in a letter to the Committee report at the time. Yesterday (October 27), the Government published its response to the Transport Select Committee Report alongside comments from Malcolm Webb’s letter. Oil & Gas […]

  • 17 July 2014
    Business & Finance

    Oil & Gas UK has welcomed the announcement by the Energy Secretary, the Rt. Hon. Edward Davey MP, of Government support for Sir Ian Wood’s UKCS Maximising Economic Recovery (MER UK) Review. Malcolm Webb, Oil & Gas UK’s chief executive, said: “The offshore oil and gas industry welcomes the reaffirmation of Government support for the […]

  • 13 January 2015

    Seeing Brent crude oil falling below $50 a barrel, Oil & Gas UK, an industry body representing offshore oil and gas companies in the UK, has called for major tax cuts, saying that the industry cannot carry the burden of the current tax levels, at these oil prices.     Malcolm Webb, Oil & Gas […]

  • 27 February 2015
    Business & Finance

    The Board of Oil & Gas UK, a trade association for the UK offshore oil and gas industry, has announced the appointment of Deirdre Michie as the organisation’s new Chief Executive, following a search led by The Curzon Partnership. Deirdre Michie will take up her position from May 1, 2015, replacing the current Chief Executive […]

  • 2 June 2014
    Business & Finance

    Oil & Gas UK, the representative organisation for the UK offshore oil and gas industry, today officially confirms two new senior appointments to its Board.

  • 5 September 2008

    Delegates to a business breakfast hosted by Oil and Gas UK will be given an insight to the future for the European gas market next week. Gas industry analyst Patrick Heren will examine prospects for future supplies for the UK and the rest of Europe as North Sea sources are depleted and look at factors […]

  • 22 March 2013

    The offshore industry’s highest achievers were recognised at last night’s 2013 Offshore Achievement Awards, with Malcolm Webb, chief executive of Oil & Gas UK, picking up the Significant Achievement accolade. The 27th awards ceremony, which saw a record attendance of 530 guests, took place at the Aberdeen Exhibition & Conference Centre and was hosted by […]

  • 28 November 2013
    Business & Finance, Research & Development

    Independent subsea engineering and training company Jee Ltd announced the expansion of its Aberdeen office as part of the firm’s vision for strategic growth, with the potential of increasing staff numbers by 110% in Aberdeen city and Shire. The new ‘Subsea Corridor’ premises are more than double the size of the previous Westhill office, with […]

  • 4 September 2008

    Delegates to a business breakfast hosted by Oil and Gas UK will be given an insight to the future for the European gas market next week. Gas industry analyst Patrick Heren will examine prospects for future supplies for the UK and the rest of Europe as North Sea sources are depleted and look at factors […]

  • 2 June 2014
    Business & Finance

    Oil & Gas UK, the representative organisation for the UK offshore oil and gas industry, has officially confirmed two new senior appointments to its Board. Effective from spring 2014, Trevor Garlick, regional president North Sea at BP, and John Pearson, Group President, AMEC Europe, have been appointed the co-chairmen of the organisation, representing, respectively, the […]

  • 16 March 2015

    Trade association Oil & Gas UK has called on the Chancellor to take urgent action to reduce and simplify North Sea oil and gas taxation, noting today (March 16) that the right action could result in additional investment in the North Sea.  Oil & Gas UK chief executive, Malcolm Webb, commented: “A double-digit reduction in […]

  • 21 October 2014

    Oil & Gas UK has issued a statement on the death of Christophe de Margerie, Chief Executive of Total.  In the statement, Oil & Gas UK said: “The death of Christophe de Margerie comes as a shock and a heavy blow for the whole of our industry.   “Oil & Gas UK sends its deepest condolences […]

  • 8 November 2013

    The winners of the Oil & Gas UK Awards 2013, sponsored by Shell U.K. Limited, have been announced. All five were presented with their awards at a ceremony in Aberdeen on 7 November, where over 600 people from across the oil and gas industry and from throughout the United Kingdom gathered to celebrate the winners’ […]

  • 23 January 2013
    Business & Finance

    An audience of MPs representing constituents the breadth of the country will tonight (23 January) hear how changes in the tax regime designed to promote investment in the UK’s oil and gas reserves are already resulting in billions of pounds of valuable work for British firms and the creation of thousands of new high skilled […]

  • 17 February 2015

    Oil & Gas UK has yesterday confirmed that its Activity Survey 2015 will be released on Tuesday, February 24, 2015. Following release of that report, Oil & Gas UK, the trade association for the offshore oil and gas industry, will embark on a roadshow, debating the report’s results with members across the length and breadth […]

  • 1 April 2013
    Business & Finance

    Oil & Gas UK’s chief executive, Malcolm Webb, welcomed the publication of the UK Government’s strategy to secure investment and create jobs. He stated: “Close engagement with the UK government and the resulting tax changes introduced last year to promote investment in the oil and gas sector are now bearing fruit. Record investment is forecast […]