Claxton, an Acteon company, has completed its involvement in the abandonment of two wells on the Horne and Wren platform in the Southern North Sea.
Statoil has signed a Sales and Purchase Agreement with Jersey Oil and Gas and CIECO Exploration and Production (UK) Limited to acquire 70% ownership and operatorship of the P.2170 license on the UK Continental Shelf (UKCS).
AGR has appointed Steve Combe to manage its Aberdeen-based manpower consultancy business.
An Aberdeen-based well management firm has successfully completed the plug and abandonment of a platform well located offshore Italy.
Statoil and its partners have submitted the Plan for Development and Operation for the Byrding oil and gas discovery in the North Sea.
Lady Sponsor Gretchen H. Watkins, COO at Maersk Oil, has named Maersk Drilling’s newest asset at a ceremony in Invergordon, Scotland. The Maersk Highlander, a harsh environment jackup rig, is now ready for work.
The glut of crude oil stored in ships on the North Sea is finally starting to dissipate.
Premier Oil raised its production estimate for the year as the oil explorer with operations in the North Sea said it’s still in negotiations with lenders to refinance its debt.
Independent Oil & Gas (IOG) provided an update on the drilling of the appraisal well on the Skipper oil discovery, which lies in Block 9/21a in license P1609 in the North Sea, of which IOG is 100% owner and operator.
JX Nippon Exploration and Production (UK) Limited has sold an 8.9% working interest in the Greater Mariner Area, including Mariner oil field, primarily located in UK license P335, to Siccar Point Energy UK Limited.
D3 Consulting, specialist decommissioning and demolition consultants, has been awarded a six-figure contract with a major operator, following the successful completion of a decommissioning project with another operator.
The Oil and Gas Authority (OGA) has awarded more than £200,000 ($258,000) in the final stage of its exploration license competition, which was launched earlier this year to stimulate further interest in offshore oil and gas exploration activity in the United Kingdom Continental Shelf.
Ashtead Technology has completed a subsea integrity management project to support BP’s Quad 204 redevelopment of the Schiehallion and Loyal fields, West of Shetland.
Eni has restarted the Val d’Agri oil center in Viggiano, a town in the Italian province of Potenza, and is gradually reopening the associated production wells, according to a statement released Friday.
GMC Limited has announced the successful installation of a seawater caisson in the North Sea; eight days ahead of schedule.
A new publication by Oil & Gas UK—Maintenance Optimisation Reviews: Sharing Experience and Learning—will contribute to industry efforts to promote improvements in major accident hazard management and operational efficiency on offshore oil and gas installations.
ROVOP, an independent operator of ROVs, has been awarded several new contracts across the oil and gas and offshore wind sectors.
A damage assessment team has boarded and inspected the semisubmersible rig that ran aground on the Isle of Lewis, offshore Scotland, earlier this week.
Allseas’ dynamically positioned (DP) single-lift installation/decommissioning and pipelay vessel Pioneering Spirit marked a major milestone by installing the 5,500 t test platform topsides on the substructure in K-13 field in the North Sea on Aug. 7.
Suncor Energy UK Limited is to acquire a 30% participating interest in the UK North Sea Rosebank project from OMV (UK) Limited.