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Posted: 2 days ago

OGA to have 'blended approach' for license change requests

The UK Oil and Gas Authority (OGA) has decided to take “a blended approach” to licence management wh...

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  • Authorities & Government
Posted: 2 days ago
Posted: 2 days ago

Spirit Energy hires Maersk rig for North Sea well

Maersk Drilling has been awarded a contract from Spirit Energy for the jack-up rig Maersk Resolve to...

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  • Project & Tenders
Posted: 2 days ago
Posted: 3 days ago

Premier Oil shareholders sign off on Chrysaor merger

A merger between Premier Oil and Chrysaor has been approved by Premier’s shareholders and the ...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: 3 days ago
Posted: 3 days ago

Shell to cut 330 North Sea jobs

Anglo-Dutch oil giant Shell has revealed plans to cut 330 jobs from its operations in the North Sea,...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: 3 days ago
Posted: 3 days ago

Neptune awards Cygnus contracts to Oceaneering and Stork

Neptune Energy has awarded integrity management and fabric maintenance contracts for its operated ga...

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  • Project & Tenders
Posted: 3 days ago
Posted: 4 days ago

OGA seeks carbon capture and storage experts

The UK Oil & Gas Authority (OGA) is looking to commission a project to carry out work on a UKCS ...

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  • Project & Tenders
Posted: 4 days ago
Posted: 4 days ago

Scottish firm to dismantle Spirit Energy’s Morecambe platforms

CessCon Decom has been awarded a contract for the decommissioning, dismantling, and recycling of Spi...

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  • Project & Tenders
Posted: 4 days ago
Posted: 9 days ago

UK: Resolution seismic survey set for 2022

A 3D seismic survey over the Resolution gas discovery in offshore licences P1929 and P2304 off the U...

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  • Business developments & projects
Posted: 9 days ago
  • long read
Posted: 9 days ago

O&G industry can deliver net-zero promises, with tweaks

Although the UK’s offshore oil and gas industry has committed to cutting operational emissions in ha...

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  • Transition
Posted: 9 days ago
Posted: 11 days ago

i3 Energy abandons ‘sub-commercial’ Liberator licence

i3 Energy has relinquished its UK North Sea licence which contains the Liberator field, after determ...

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  • Exploration & Production
Posted: 11 days ago
Posted: 18 days ago

Talon adds three offshore licenses to UK portfolio

Australia-based Talon Petroleum has been awarded three new exploration licenses in the UK Central No...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: 18 days ago
Industry Contribution

Faccin Wind Towers Division: a reliable partner for your wind energy project

Faccin Group created a Wind Towers Division within the company. Why? Eng. Andrea Comparin: “Ac...

Posted: 11 days ago
Industry Contribution

Maritime Insurance Market Update, Q3 2020

‘Clients, advisors and insurers are in the same boat.’ Effective cooperation is necessary to keep ri...

Posted: about 1 month ago
Posted: 21 days ago

European shipowners welcome last-minute Brexit trade deal

Following the last-minute deal reached between the United Kingdom and the European Union, the Europe...

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  • Regulation & policy
Posted: 21 days ago
  • long read
Posted: 29 days ago

New strategy requires UK oil and gas sector to support net-zero target

A revised Strategy from the UK OGA, featuring a range of new net-zero obligations for the UK oil &am...

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  • Transition
Posted: 29 days ago
Posted: about 1 month ago

New name revealed for Premier-Chrysaor combination

UK oil and gas company Premier Oil will be renamed Harbour Energy following the completion of its me...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: about 1 month ago
Industry Contribution
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It’s all about power flow

Integration of renewable energies on a ship – and in other island networks Interview with Jero...

Posted: 2 months ago
Posted: about 1 month ago

Serica suffers Rhum delays due to Awilco rig downtime

Serica Energy has encountered difficulties while conducting a well intervention project on the Rhum ...

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  • Exploration & Production
Posted: about 1 month ago
Posted: about 1 month ago

Jersey planning for North Sea drilling campaign

Jersey Oil & Gas has identified a new prospect in the UK North Sea after a subsurface evaluation...

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  • Exploration & Production
Posted: about 1 month ago
Posted: about 1 month ago

Canadians embark on offshore wind mission in UK

The Newfoundland and Labrador Environmental Industry Association (NEIA) is leading an international ...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: about 1 month ago
Industry Contribution

“ETICA IP” ROV & USV a staunch green ally for the blue economy indystry & ocean sustainability

By Ioana Laura Grigore. Our concept of blue economy & ocean sustainability in offshore industry ...

Posted: 2 months ago
  • long read
Posted: about 1 month ago

UK to end support for oil and gas projects overseas

The UK government will end direct support for the fossil fuels energy sector overseas as it works to...

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  • Authorities & Government
Posted: about 1 month ago
Posted: about 1 month ago

Premier files plans to decommission North Sea pipelines

UK oil and gas company Premier Oil has filed its draft decommissioning program for the Hunter & ...

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  • Authorities & Government
Posted: about 1 month ago
Posted: about 1 month ago

HALO acquires Schooner field for reactivation

Oil and gas company Hague and London Oil (HALO) has set out plans to reactivate the out-of-productio...

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  • Project & Tenders
Posted: about 1 month ago
Posted: about 1 month ago

Hibiscus pushes back Marigold investment decision

Malaysian operator Hibiscus Petroleum has pushed back a final investment decision (FID) for the Mari...

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  • Authorities & Government
Posted: about 1 month ago
Posted: about 1 month ago

OGA launches study to create potential energy hub

The Oil and Gas Authority (OGA) has hired Progressive Energy to conduct an in-depth feasibility stud...

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  • Authorities & Government
Posted: about 1 month ago
Posted: about 1 month ago

Rem Offshore finds work for one more PSV with Apache

Norwegian shipping company Rem Offshore has been awarded another contract for a platform supply vess...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: about 1 month ago
Posted: about 1 month ago

Sea Lion farm-in extended to enable Premier-Chrysaor merger

Rockhopper Exploration and Premier Oil have agreed to extend the exclusivity period for Navitas Petr...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: about 1 month ago
Posted: about 1 month ago

Immediate clean energy investment to create 100,000 North Sea jobs by 2050

The OGTC and the Offshore Renewable Energy Catapult have warned that the UK offshore energy sector w...

Categories:
  • Transition
Posted: about 1 month ago