SPE Aberdeen 10th Well Abandonment Seminar ‘Qualification and Verification – Past, Present and Future’

Well Abandonment 2020 is in its 10th year and will bring together those specialising in the areas of production optimisation, well integrity and those focused on abandonment operations from major operators, service companies and regulators. More details and booking here Read more

EuALF 2020 European Artificial Lift Forum ‘Artificial Lift Intelligence’

The biennial EuALF is a well-established forum organised by the Society of Petroleum Engineers Aberdeen Section for artificial lift professionals that will take an informed look at what the brave new world of Artificial Intelligence means to the established world of Artificial Lift. More details here. Read more

SPE Aberdeen / IMechE Hot and Cold – Assuring Fit for Purpose Joints – Welded and Non-Welded Connections, Good Practice, Qualification, Assurance and Testing

With the ageing Oil and Gas infrastructure in the North Sea, and the desire to maintain up-time whilst paying the highest regard to both safety and cost, both welded and non-welded joints are now fundamental to the integrity management of pressurised equipment. The aim of this conference is to share knowledge and experiences of different types of hot [...]

SPE Aberdeen Evening Dinner Meeting.

Western Isles Field Development from sanction to production. Nick Beaumont-Smith & Neil Young, Dana Petroleum. The presentation will be followed by a networking dinner. More details and booking here. Read more

OGUK responds to OGA energy transition challenge

The Chairman of the Oil and Gas Authority has challenged the UK oil and gas sector to respond to the energy transition. Commenting, Deirdre Michie, Chief Executive OGUK said: “We are an industry in action. Roadmap 2035: a blueprint for Net Zero is one of the first major industrial responses to government plans to reduce or offset carbon emissions [...]

Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) Operations for Offshore Installations Guidelines – Issue 2

This publication can be downloaded free of charge. Download the Unmanned Aircraft Systems Operations for Offshore Installations Guidelines - Issue 2 Read more

Climate change will be solved by solutions not stunts

Commenting on protests outside oil and gas offices in Aberdeen today, OGUK Stakeholder & Communications Director Gareth Wynn said: “Climate change will be solved by practical actions not conspiracy theories and stunts. It’s disappointing that this group is choosing to disrupt the normal working day of people in this industry, causing alarm [...]

Topsides UK 2020 ‘Excelling Today Whilst Preparing For Our Future’

UK 2020 provides a world-class conference and exhibition for operators, supply chain, SME’s, contractors & specialist consultants to share their knowledge and experience thus ensuring that the industry is aligned in tackling the challenges of late life operations together. More details here. Read more

: DEVEX 2020 ‘Embracing the New Wave – The Role of Collaboration and Technology in the New Era of the North Sea’

This year marks the 17th DEVEX Conference and we will focus on how new ways of working and the role of technology will shape the present and the future of the basin; what this will mean for our industry and the opportunities for new entrants or industries beyond E&P. More details here. Read more

Seismic 2020 ‘The Role of Seismic in Unlocking Value in the Energy Mix’

Seismic 2020 will cover the entire spectrum of seismic technology from exploration through development and production to re-purpose or abandonment – the full lifecycle of the asset. As well as focusing on the ‘here and now’, we will look ahead to the future and how seismic feeds into the MER strategy and its role in the diversification of the [...]

SPE Aberdeen Evening Dinner Meeting.

Clair Ridge: An update one year since first oil. Hugh Nicholson & Michael Salt, BP. The presentation will be followed by a networking dinner. More details and booking here. Read more

SPE Aberdeen Evening Dinner Meeting.

Hydraulic Fracture Design. Sau-Wai Wong, Cuadrilla Resources. The presentation will be followed by a networking dinner. More details and booking here. Read more

SPE Aberdeen / SMN 9th Sand Management Euroforum

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SPE Aberdeen Evening Dinner Meeting

Partnering for Solutions: Production optimisation for brownfield assets in the UKCS. Nazli Demiroren, Expro The presentation will be followed by a networking dinner. More details and booking here Read more

ATEP Congress 2020

ALL COMES UNDER ONE ROOF ONE PRICE (Agenda Attached for full details) Congress website: www.atep-congress.com * "The Global EPC Project Management Forum for oil & gas industry" (Room 1) * "The Global Asset Integrity & Maintenance Management Forum for oil & gas Industry" (Room 2) * "The Global Shutdowns Turnarounds outage and Inspection [...]

Petrofac wins Petrogas NEO service contract

Petrofac has been selected by Petrogas NEO UK – a joint venture created by Petrogas E&P UK and NEO Energy, a portfolio company of private equity fund HitecVision – to establish the company's new North Sea operations following its recently announced asset acquisition. In a two-year deal valued in the region of $50 million, Petrofac will integrate [...]

Reshaped OGUK announced as industry gears up to deliver net zero blueprint

The leading representative body for the UK offshore oil and gas industry has kicked off the new year with ambitious plans to champion the sector as part of a diverse energy mix. Two new directors will join OGUK's leadership team under the continued direction of Chief Executive Officer Deirdre Michie OBE. Katy Heidenreich Trevor Stapleton is [...]

BP agrees sale of Andrew area, Shearwater to Premier Oil

BP has agreed terms to sell its interests in the Andrew area in the central UK North Sea and its non-operating interest in the Shearwater field to Premier Oil, in a $625 million deal. BP operates the Andrew assets – comprising the Andrew platform, the Andrew (62.75%), Arundel (100%), Cyrus (100%), Farragon (67%) and Kinnoull (77.06%) fields and [...]

OGUK condemns dangerous and short-sighted stunt

Commenting on news that protestors have boarded a drilling rig in Dundee harbour, OGUK Chief Executive Deirdre Michie said: “This is a dangerous and short-sighted stunt which does absolutely nothing to help provide the solutions which will be required to meaningfully deliver net zero emissions by 2045 in Scotland. “Worse than this, we know [...]

OGUK condemns dangerous and short-sighted stunt

Commenting on news that protestors have boarded a drilling rig in Dundee harbour, OGUK Chief Executive Deirdre Michie said: “This is a dangerous and short-sighted stunt which does absolutely nothing to help provide the solutions which will be required to meaningfully deliver net zero emissions by 2045 in Scotland. “Worse than this, we know [...]