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Mon 25 Apr 2016 The SNP Fracking Ban Only 'Temporary'
Published: 12:00 on Mon 25 Apr 2016 in Oil Industry News.
Tom Pickering, the company's operations director, is due to speak at a shale gas conference in London just days after the Holyrood elections.He will open the event by explaining: "What has the tem...
Sun 27 Mar 2016 Scotland's Economy Hit By Oil Price Collapse, Says Thinktank
Published: 12:00 on Sun 27 Mar 2016 in Oil Industry News.
Scotland’s deficit will jump to nearly £13bn by the end of this decade after the collapse in oil prices, according to the Institute for Fiscal Studies.The IFS released its updated assessment as Nicola...
Sat 26 Mar 2016 Could England Pass Scotland in Oil and Gas Reserves?
Published: 10:00 on Sat 26 Mar 2016 in Oil Industry News.
A British experimental oil well, nicknamed the Gatwick Gusher, struck more oil than it could pump Monday.There was so much oil the Gusher actually hit the maximum capacity limit of its pumps. Only Nor...
Wed 23 Mar 2016 March 24 2016: The Proposed First Day of an Independent Scotland
Published: 15:55 on Wed 23 Mar 2016 in Oil Industry News.
It was to have been the birth of a new nation.If Scotland had voted Yes instead of No in September 2014, March 24 2016 had been marked in the diary as the first day of an independent Scotland - a trul...
Thu 7 May 2015 Total and FMC Technologies Team up for Technology Development
Published: 11:00 on Thu 7 May 2015 in Oil Industry News.
FMC Technologies and Total have signed a Frame Agreement for technology development. The purpose of this Frame Agreement is to define the R&D relationship and to create a framework for collaborati...
Wed 4 Mar 2015 Funding for Oil Innovation Announced
Published: 15:00 on Wed 4 Mar 2015 in Oil Industry News.
Delegates at the Technology Showcase in Aberdeen today (4 March) heard about millions of pounds of funding that is available for new innovations through two funds.Innovate UK’s funding competition for...
Tue 24 Feb 2015 Oil and Gas Industry Surveys Confirms Scotland is 'World-Leading'
Published: 11:00 on Tue 24 Feb 2015 in Oil Industry News.
The Scottish oil and gas sector is strongly regarded within the global industry, particularly in the US, new research suggests.In a survey assessing the attitudes of more than 260 senior executives to...
Wed 3 Sep 2014 Scottish West Coast Untapped Oil and Gas Reserves Worth Billions
Published: 00:00 on Wed 3 Sep 2014 in Oil Industry News.
Scotland could be sitting on more than double the amount of oil and gas reserves currently predicted, a new independent industry investigation has found. The investigation reveals that the scale of Sc...
Mon 18 Aug 2014 Hunt for oil off the West Coast of Scotland to begin
Published: 00:00 on Mon 18 Aug 2014 in Oil Industry News.
The Scottish Government will announce plans to kick start the hunt for oil off the west coast of Scotland.The Scottish Government is to team up with top academics and experts to examine the potential ...
Thu 8 Mar 2012 Analysis: Report shows importance of North Sea oil to Scotland
Published: 00:00 on Thu 8 Mar 2012 in Oil Industry News.
THE latest version of the GERS report provides us with an insight into the fiscal position of a more independent Scotland. In the absence of a...
Tue 17 Jan 2012 AMEC awarded £10 million contract to modify and extend BP’s Kinneil Terminal in Scotland
Published: 00:00 on Tue 17 Jan 2012 in Oil Industry News.
AMEC, the international engineering and project management company, has been awarded a £10 million contract to provide project services to BP for the Kinneil Enhanced Gas Separation (E...
Wed 11 Jan 2012 Technip Awarded Contract by Nexen for the Golden Eagle Development in the UK North Sea
Published: 00:00 on Wed 11 Jan 2012 in Oil Industry News.
Technip (Paris:TEC) (ISIN:FR0000131708) was awarded by Nexen Petroleum U.K. Limited a lump sum contract, worth approximately €135 million, for the Golden Eagle development located 110 kilometers ...
Thu 22 Dec 2011 Foster Wheeler Awarded EPCm Contract for BP Exploration’s Enhanced Gas Separation Project in Scotland
Published: 00:00 on Thu 22 Dec 2011 in Oil Industry News.
Foster Wheeler AG (Nasdaq: FWLT) announced today that a subsidiary of its Global Engineering and Construction Group has been awarded an engineering, procurement and construction management contract by...
Mon 14 Nov 2011 Technip awarded a Subsea contract for the Brynhild project in Norway
Published: 00:00 on Mon 14 Nov 2011 in Oil Industry News.
Technip (Paris:TEC) (ISIN:FR0000131708) was awarded by Lundin Petroleum a lump sum contract, worth approximately €100 million, for the Brynhild field development. This field, previously known as ...
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