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  • 23 June 2016

    An investigation has been launched after a fire broke out on CNR International’s offshore platform Ninian South located in the UK sector of the North Sea. Following reports of a fire on the North Sea platform, Offshore Energy Today reached out to the field operator seeking confirmation and further details on the incident. The company’s […]

  • 19 February 2015
    Exploration & Production

    Canadian Natural Resources International (CNR) oil company has evacuated oil workers from its offshore platform in the UK North Sea. According to Evening Express, the company yesterday removed workers from the Ninian Central Platform, located around 249 nautical miles from Aberdeen. The newspaper has said that the platform was evacuated due to “to drinking water contamination.” Offshore Energy Today […]

  • 27 June 2016

    CNR International has resumed production from its Ninian South platform, located in the UK sector of the North Sea, after a shutdown last week. The spokesperson for CNR told Offshore Energy Today that the company restarted output from the Ninian South platform on Sunday morning. Production from the offshore platform was shut down as a […]

  • 3 March 2017
    Project & Tenders

    Oil and gas company Canadian Natural Resources (CNR) has submitted a draft of a decommissioning plan for its Ninian North platform (NNP) in the North Sea to the UK’s Oil and Gas Authority (OGA). The company plans to start the abandonment of the Ninian North platform this year. A cessation of production application for the NNP was […]

  • 12 December 2017

    CNR International (UK) Limited has started the re-manning process at Ninian Southern platform in the UK North Sea, following the precautionary down-man of the platform last week.

  • 2 July 2019
    Project & Tenders

    CNR International (U.K.) Limited’s decommissioning program for its Ninian Northern platform, which is located in the UK sector of the North Sea, has been approved by UK authorities.

  • 3 September 2020
    Heavy lifting, Infrastructure, Vessels

    The 14,200-tonne Ninian Northern topside has been loaded onto its final resting place – the Dales Voe decommissioning pad at Lerwick Harbour.

  • 2 December 2019
    Business & Finance

    KCA Deutag has been awarded a five-year contract extension by CNR International for three platforms in the UK North Sea.

  • 6 December 2017

    Following earlier reports that CNR International would evacuate around 70 workers from its Ninian Southern platform ahead of the Storm Caroline, this has now turned into a full evacuation.

  • 6 December 2017

    Workers have been evacuated from the Ninian Southern platform in the UK North Sea ahead of a storm. According to the UK media, the operator CNR International is removing 69 of 159 offshore workers from the platform as the Storm Caroline, which is expected to bring gales to Scotland on Thursday, approaches. The platform is […]

  • 8 October 2014
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Project & Tenders

    Atlantic Petroleum, together with Iona Energy UK Limited (Iona), has signed all necessary agreements with CNR International (UK) Limited (CNR) securing the offtake arrangements for the Orlando field development. Orlando is a single well development which will tie-back to the Ninian Central Platform (NCP). The Field Development Plan was approved in April 2013. Orlando will […]

  • 19 May 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance, Project & Tenders

    Aberdeen-headquartered industrial services contractor Bilfinger Salamis UK has been awarded a significant contract for the supply of the fabric maintenance services support and access solutions by Aker Solutions for the first stage of decommissioning CNR International’s Murchison Platform. The contract will initially see the company provide alternative system scaffold, multi-discipline rope access teams and fabric […]

  • 4 April 2019

    UK North Sea oil and gas company Decipher Energy has this week produced first oil from the Orlando field via the Ninian offshore platform, some thirty years after the original discovery was made by Chevron in 1988/89.

  • 8 October 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    Atlantic Petroleum, together with Iona Energy UK Limited, has signed all necessary agreements with CNR International (U.K.) Limited, the Operator of the Ninian Central Platform (NCP) securing the offtake arrangements for the Orlando field development .   Atlantic Petroleum has a 25% interest, and Iona 75% interest and is the Orlando Field Operator. Highlights: – Construction […]

  • 19 May 2014
    Business & Finance

    Aberdeen-headquartered industrial services contractor Bilfinger Salamis UK has been awarded a significant contract for the supply of the fabric maintenance services support and access solutions by Aker Solutions for the first stage of decommissioning CNR International’s Murchison Platform. The contract will initially see the company provide alternative system scaffold, multi-discipline rope access teams and fabric […]

  • 21 January 2019

    North Sea oil and gas player Decipher Energy is reportedly expected to start production from the Orlando oil field in the first quarter of 2019. This is according to Atlantic Petroleum, a company which sold its 25 percent stake in Orlando to Decipher back in March 2017. Under the terms of the sale Atlantic will […]

  • 1 September 2020
    Business developments & projects, Heavy lifting, Infrastructure, Ports & Logistics, Project & Tenders, Vessels

    Allseas’ giant heavy lift vessel Pioneering Spirit has delivered the 14,200 tonne Ninian Northern platform topside to the Lerwick port in Scotland for decommissioning.

  • 12 October 2012
    Research & Development, Technology

    Aegir Wave Power has recently redeployed a waverider buoy off the coast of Shetland. The buoy enables Aegir to measure the wave climate at the site of interest and inform decisions on the wave farm design. The NAFC Marine Centre will be maintaining the buoy while it is onsite, and monitoring its position and measurements […]

  • 27 March 2013

    Wood Group PSN (WGPSN) has achieved a significant three year, North Sea contract extension from CNR International U.K. Ltd (CNRI). The contract is to provide project management, engineering, construction and general commissioning services on CNRI’s Murchison, Tiffany, Ninian North, Central and South platforms in the North Sea. WGPSN has held this contract since 2005 and the extension is effective […]

  • 17 April 2013
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development

    Iona Energy Inc. (“Iona” or the “Company”) announces that the Department of Energy and Climate Change (“DECC”) has advised the Orlando joint venture partners that it has approved the Orlando Field Development Plan (“FDP”) submitted by the partners. The Orlando Field is owned by Iona (Operator 75%) and Volantis Exploration (25%). Further, DECC has approved […]

  • 17 April 2013

    Iona Energy Inc. yesterday that the Department of Energy and Climate Change (“DECC”) in UK has advised the Orlando joint venture partners that it has approved the Orlando Field Development Plan (“FDP”) submitted by the partners. The Orlando Field is owned by Iona (Operator 75%) and Volantis Exploration (25%). Further, DECC has approved Iona’s application […]

  • 8 September 2011
    Operations & Maintenance

      Aegir Wave Power has successfully deployed a second wave measurement buoy off the south west coast of Shetland. The buoy, which floats on the surface of the sea, will measure the wave height, direction and period at its location 2km offshore of Kettle Ness, West Burra. The information will be used by Aegir Wave […]