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Posted: about 1 year ago

Sparrow lands UK North Sea deck services gig with BP

Sparrows Group has won its first contract with BP for deck operation services in the UK North Sea. ...

Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

Equinor Starts-Up Mariner Field

Equinor has achieved first oil from the Mariner field in the UK North Sea . The field is expected to...

Categories:
  • Operations & Maintenance
Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

DOF Subsea in New Decommissioning Contract Win

DOF Subsea has won a contract to decommission subsea infrastructure within the UKCS sector. The work...

Categories:
  • Operations & Maintenance
Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

OGA offers 768 offshore blocks across UKCS

The UK Oil and Gas Authority (OGA) has offered 768 blocks or part-blocks across the main producing a...

Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

Deloitte: Collaboration remains key priority for operators & suppliers in UK

Collaboration between suppliers and operators in the UK Continental Shelf has continued to maintain ...

Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

UK eyeing O&G infrastructure for its first carbon capture, usage, and storage project

UK’s first carbon capture, usage, and storage project could be up and running from the mid-2020s ...

Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

UK: North Sea opex slightly rose in 2017, OGA says

UKCS operating costs remained stable with a slight rise in 2017, UK’s regulator OGA said on Tu...

Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: over 2 years ago

Borr’s Prospector 5 rig starts journey to Glengorm field off UK

The Prospector 5 jack-up rig has left Damen Verolme Rotterdam and started its journey to the UK cont...

Categories:
  • Exploration & Production
Posted: over 2 years ago
Posted: over 2 years ago

Ampelmann wins six new UKCS projects in 2018

Ampelmann has won four new contracts and two extended scopes of work in the North Sea this year. ...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 2 years ago
Posted: over 2 years ago

OGA awards contracts to attract further exploration on UKCS

The OGA has awarded new contracts through Government funding, to continue to stimulate exploration a...

Posted: over 2 years ago
Posted: over 2 years ago

PGS Wraps Up 3D Shoot Over P.2170 Licence on UKCS

Petroleum Geo-Services (PGS) has completed the 3D seismic survey over the P.2170 licence in the Mora...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 2 years ago
Posted: over 2 years ago

UKCS production efficiency rises for fifth year in a row

UK Continental Shelf has seen its production efficiency rise for a fifth year in a row, increasing t...

Categories:
  • Equipment
Posted: over 2 years ago
Posted: over 2 years ago

PGS to Shoot Seismic Over UKCS Licence P2170

Statoil and its partners in UKCS licence P2170 have committed to pre-fund a 3D seismic survey over t...

Categories:
  • Operations & Maintenance
Posted: over 2 years ago
Posted: over 2 years ago

Repsol Files Rev Pipeline and Umbilical Decom Plan

Repsol has submitted an application to the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (...

Categories:
  • Operations & Maintenance
Posted: over 2 years ago
Posted: over 2 years ago

Chrysaor awards North Sea services deal to Petrofac

Petrofac has been awarded a rotating equipment management services contract in support of Chrysaor’s...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 2 years ago
Posted: over 2 years ago

OGA Releases New UKCS Seismic Data

The Oil and Gas Authority today released the results of the £20 million UK Government-funded seismic...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 2 years ago
Posted: over 3 years ago

OGA adds seven more blocks to mature areas licensing round

Following the recently launched 30th Licensing Round offering North Sea offshore blocks in mature ar...

Posted: over 3 years ago
Posted: over 3 years ago

OGA Looks to Spark Interest in UKCS 30th Licencing Round

The Oil and Gas Authority UK (OGA) has announced a suite of measures designed to make data openly av...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 3 years ago
Posted: over 3 years ago

CGG GeoConsulting Nets Oil & Gas Authority Contract

CGG GeoConsulting has been awarded a contract to supply digital well products to the Oil & Gas A...

Categories:
  • Project & Tenders
Posted: over 3 years ago
Posted: over 3 years ago

Azinor Catalyst chooses Ocean Guardian rig for North Sea drilling work

Azinor Catalyst Limited, a UKCS-focused E&P company, has awarded a rig contract to one of Diamon...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 3 years ago
Posted: over 3 years ago

OGA awards eight deals for UKCS subsurface databases

UK’s Oil and Gas Authority (OGA) has awarded £1.5 million ($1.9 million) of contracts to purch...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 3 years ago
Posted: over 3 years ago

OGA works to revitalize exploration in UKCS

OGA, the UK’s oil and gas authority established in 2016, has released its activity plan for th...

Posted: over 3 years ago
Posted: over 3 years ago

DOF Subsea Scores FPSO Mooring Gig in North Sea

DOF Subsea, a subsidiary of DOF Group, has been awarded a contract in the Atlantic region for the mo...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 3 years ago
Posted: over 3 years ago

Glomar Offshore wins EERV contract extension

Dutch offshore support vessel operator Glomar Offshore has signed a contract extension for one of it...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 3 years ago
Posted: over 3 years ago

Cross-industry collaboration ‘crucial’ to future success on UKCS, survey says

A recent collaboration survey conducted by Oil & Gas UK, a representative body for the UK offsho...

Posted: over 3 years ago
Posted: over 3 years ago

JFO Supports Technip IMR Campaign in UKCS

Technip subcontracted James Fisher Offshore (JFO) for inspection, repair and maintenance (IMR) work ...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 3 years ago