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  • 10 May 2018

    According to a report on UK oil and gas workforce dynamics, more than 40,000 new people will need to be recruited into the industry over the next 20 years, including 10,000 posts that don’t exist today.

  • 14 September 2018

    OGIC is supporting three new research projects centered around the improvement of efficiency in the oil and gas industry through digitalization.

  • 16 July 2018

    A project to develop a new UK oil and gas skills strategy has been launched following industry and government support for OPITO’s UKCS Workforce Dynamics Review.

  • 22 September 2015
    Authorities & Government, Human Capital

    Renewable energy experts from Indonesia are looking at what lessons they can learn from the industry in Scotland, as part of an event being run by Robert Gordon University (RGU) this week. The Centre for Understanding Sustainable Practice (CUSP) at RGU, led by Dr Alan Owen, will welcome representatives from the Ministry of Energy and […]

  • 30 April 2012
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    Academics from the Robert Gordon University and the University of Aberdeen working together as part of the Scottish Sensor Systems Centre (S3C), will host an Open Laboratory Day for Subsea Sensor Technologies on Tuesday May 22. The event will offer professionals working in sectors which use sensor applications in marine environments, the chance to view […]

  • 17 December 2013

    Sam Laidlaw, Chief Executive of Centrica, was awarded the honorary degree of Doctor of Business Administration (Hon DBA) by Robert Gordon University (RGU) on Friday, December 13. Sam Laidlaw was born in Kensington, London in 1956 and was educated at Eton. He received an Open Exhibition to Gonville and Caius College, Cambridge University where he […]

  • 4 December 2017
    Equipment

    Aberdeen’s Robert Gordon University (RGU) has launched a decommissioning simulator to service the growing sector. RGU, in collaboration with funding partners The Oil and Gas Technology Centre, KCA Deutag and Drilling Systems, with technical support from Baker Hughes, a GE Company (BHGE), has established the simulator to focus on well-plugging and abandonment (P&A). P&A is an area which is forecast to […]

  • 5 October 2018
    Equipment

    ARL has entered into a collaboration with RGU on swarm technology research of a system for a swarm of autonomous underwater sensor flying nodes.

  • 4 December 2017
    Equipment

    Aberdeen’s Robert Gordon University (RGU) has launched a world-first decommissioning simulator to service the growing sector.

  • 5 October 2018
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Research & Development

    Autonomous Robotics Ltd (ARL) is collaborating with Robert Gordon University (RGU) on swarm technology research (Swarm Technology) of a simultaneous, distributed and scalable localisation system for a swarm of autonomous underwater sensor flying nodes. The purpose of this research is to further enhance the capability of the flying node system and further reduce the cost […]

  • 8 August 2013
    Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development

    SeaEnergy PLC and Robert Gordon University (RGU) have jointly launched a Knowledge Transfer Partnership (KTP) to develop an operational and economic model for life cycle cost of operations and maintenance (O&M) strategies in offshore wind farms.  This KTP is supported by the Technology Strategy Board and aims to drive down cost in offshore wind. Sean […]

  • 8 August 2013
    Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development

    SeaEnergy PLC and Robert Gordon University (RGU) have jointly launched a Knowledge Transfer Partnership (KTP) to develop an operational and economic model for life cycle cost of operations and maintenance (O&M) strategies in offshore wind farms.  This KTP is supported by the Technology Strategy Board and aims to drive down cost in offshore wind. Sean […]

  • 9 December 2015
    Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    Researchers at Robert Gordon University (RGU) are developing a software tool which aims to cut maintenance costs for offshore wind turbines. The RGU team, including Head of the School of Engineering Professor John Steel and PhD student Yashwant Sinha, is focused on developing a tool which would enable companies to carry out turbine maintenance and spares-holding […]

  • 13 November 2011
    Business & Finance

    Engineering students were given a slice of subsea action (Thursday, November 10) after Subsea UK held a pizza evening to highlight the…   (oilvoice) [mappress] Source: oilvoice, November 14, 2011

  • 13 September 2016

    Robert Gordon University (RGU) in Aberdeen has been awarded funding to create a skills development framework for the oil and gas sector in Mexico.  The university said on Tuesday it secured the funding, which will be delivered by the British Embassy in Mexico from the British Government’s Prosperity Fund. Through the Prosperity Fund, the British […]

  • 9 December 2015
    Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    Researchers at Robert Gordon University (RGU) are developing a software tool which aims to cut maintenance costs for offshore wind turbines. The RGU team, including Head of the School of Engineering Professor John Steel and PhD student Yashwant Sinha, is focused on developing a tool which would enable companies to carry out turbine maintenance and spares-holding […]

  • 17 May 2018

    The results of a joint project into the body sizes of UK offshore workers on board various helicopter crafts has received an award for outstanding contribution to ergonomics.

  • 30 September 2016
    Research & Development

    University of Aberdeen in partnership with Robert Gordon University (RGU) has launched UK’s first Masters degree in decommissioning oil rigs and platforms. Both universities are developing a suite of joint Masters degrees, and the new programme that will focus on the key aspects associated with decommissioning such as engineering, project management, business, law and health, and safety […]

  • 26 August 2016
    Research & Development

    Researchers at Robert Gordon University (RGU) have won GBP 165,760 in funding from the UK Foreign and Commonwealth Office’s Prosperity Fund to support the establishment of a South East Asia Marine Energy Centre (SEAMEC) in Indonesia.

  • 29 September 2016

    The UK’s first Masters degree in decommissioning oil rigs and platforms has been launched by the University of Aberdeen in partnership with Robert Gordon University (RGU). Both universities are developing a suite of joint Masters degrees, and the new program – thought to be the first of its kind in the world – will focus […]

  • 22 September 2015
    Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development

    Renewable energy experts from Indonesia are looking at what lessons they can learn from the industry in Scotland, as part of an event being run by Robert Gordon University (RGU). The Centre for Understanding Sustainable Practice (CUSP) at RGU, led by Alan Owen, will welcome representatives from the Indonesian Ministry of Energy and Mineral Resources […]

  • 1 September 2016

    A group of 15 Masters students from nine different universities in Japan are spending four weeks at Robert Gordon University (RGU) as part of the Nippon Foundation Marine Pioneers of the Future Scholarship Programme, studying modules led by RGU staff on marine engineering, oil and gas, and offshore renewables.