Assurance & Verification Task Finish Group

The Assurance and Verification Task Finish Group, endorsed by OGUK’s H&S Operators Technical Group, was formed to consider the identified weaknesses and identify solutions and/or good practice already in place that would provide robust means to reduce hydrocarbon releases on the UK Continental Shelf. Available to: OGUK member companies with [...]

Accident and Failure Frequency Data Group

This group exists to identify a suitable process for maintaining and updating accident and failure frequency data. Available to: OGUK member companies working in the field of major hazard management and includes persons in roles such as technical authorities, managers, specialists, consultants and verifiers. Read more

Role of Technical Authority Task Finish Group

The Major Hazards Technical Group identified themes to discuss; one of those concerned the role of the Technical Authority. It was agreed that a small working group be formed to review the requirement for; • organisation, • reporting line, and • roles of Technical Authorities to see if a flexible approach could be developed that would provide [...]

Offshore Vent & Flare System Safety Task Finish Group

The Vent & Flare TFG exists to share how industry good practise is assessed and to ensure that incidents involving vent and flare systems do not occur. Available to: OGUK member companies with a specific interest and experience in this area. Read more

OGUK welcomes trio to Board with industry focus on recovery efforts

  The leading representative body for the UK oil and gas industry, OGUK, has appointed three major business leaders to its board as the sector sharpens its focus on recovery.   As UK Managing Director of gas-focused exploration and production company, Neptune Energy, Alexandra Thomas represents one of the leading independents [...]

Supply Chain focus boosted as OGUK creates new integrated directorate

The leading representative body for the UK offshore oil and gas industry is driving its supply chain agenda forward by appointing Katy Heidenreich, director responsible for leading its supply chain and operations activities. Currently spearheading OGUK’s Recovery Group’s work with industry, Government and regulators to stimulate investment in [...]

Augean acquires EcoCentre drilling waste facility

North Sea waste and decommissioning services provider Augean North Sea Services (ANSS) has acquired the EcoCentre at Peterhead, Aberdeenshire. ANSS says the addition of the site compliments and enhances the range of services it offers the market, including the ability to recycle and re-use a wider spectrum of waste materials. ANSS assists the [...]

OGUK Virtual Doctors Workshop

All doctors joining the OGUK examining doctors list are required to undertake this preparatory training course, to ensure that examining doctors have sufficient knowledge of the UK offshore oil and gas industry to enable them to undertake OGUK medical examinations. The virtual course provides an overview of the UK oil and gas industry, and information [...]

OGUK Virtual Doctors Workshop

All doctors joining the OGUK examining doctors list are required to undertake this preparatory training course, to ensure that examining doctors have sufficient knowledge of the UK offshore oil and gas industry to enable them to undertake OGUK medical examinations. The virtual course provides an overview of the UK oil and gas industry, and information [...]

OGUK Virtual Doctors Workshop

All doctors joining the OGUK examining doctors list are required to undertake this preparatory training course, to ensure that examining doctors have sufficient knowledge of the UK offshore oil and gas industry to enable them to undertake OGUK medical examinations. The virtual course provides an overview of the UK oil and gas industry, and information [...]

OGUK Virtual Doctors Workshop

All doctors joining the OGUK examining doctors list are required to undertake this preparatory training course, to ensure that examining doctors have sufficient knowledge of the UK offshore oil and gas industry to enable them to undertake OGUK medical examinations. The virtual course provides an overview of the UK oil and gas industry, and information [...]

OGUK Virtual Doctors Workshop

All doctors joining the OGUK examining doctors list are required to undertake this preparatory training course, to ensure that examining doctors have sufficient knowledge of the UK offshore oil and gas industry to enable them to undertake OGUK medical examinations. The virtual course provides an overview of the UK oil and gas industry, and information [...]

OGUK Virtual Doctors Workshop

All doctors joining the OGUK examining doctors list are required to undertake this preparatory training course, to ensure that examining doctors have sufficient knowledge of the UK offshore oil and gas industry to enable them to undertake OGUK medical examinations. The virtual course provides an overview of the UK oil and gas industry, and information [...]

EEMUA’s Inspection Seminar 2020 – Live Online

EEMUA’s annual inspection seminar returns to showcase the latest technology to help ensure safe operation of equipment. The half-day, live, online event includes sessions on automated inspection, the dangers of incomplete inspections, pipeline inspection and Rapid MFL Pipe Screening. More details here. Read more

Spirit Energy Supplier Day

Spirit Energy are hosting a virtual event for existing and potential suppliers and contractors this year. The Supplier Day offers the opportunity to be aware of Spirit Energy’s strategic and business priorities and understand how we can collaborate to deliver value for both of organisations. The event will include a combination of information-sharing [...]

38th North Sea Flow Measurement Workshop – Virtual Event

Booking is now open for the virtual North Sea Flow Measurement Workshop, the world's premier flow measurement event! The event is the forum to engage with experts in flow measurement from around the world. Why attend? • Unique opportunity to learn and share knowledge about the latest flow measurement technological developments, as the industry [...]

OGUK response to OGA’s Decommissioning Cost Estimate report

Commenting on the OGA’s Decommissioning Cost Estimate report published today (Wednesday, August 19), Joe Leask, decommissioning manager at OGUK, said: “The OGA’s report on decommissioning cost trends for the UK industry shows the challenges we face. "While significant progress has been made over the years, new ways of working will be critical [...]

Maersk Training forms international offshore wind training partnership

Safety and technical training provider for the wind, oil and gas and maritime industries, Maersk Training, has entered a global partnership with Bristol Community College’s National Offshore Wind Institute (NOWI) in Massachusetts, US. The collaboration is the next step in securing Bristol’s National Offshore Wind Institute as the region’s leader [...]

OGUK webinar to highlight progress on sector’s road to recovery

OGUK’s drive to ensure the UK oil and gas sector is taking collective action to stimulate its own recovery comes under focus in a free webinar featuring leading industry figures on Thursday 27 August. Since April 2020, members of OGUK’s Recovery Group have been working across the industry to help shape the sector’s recovery as it looks beyond [...]

Neptune Energy and Eserv partner for Cygnus digitisation

Neptune Energy has formed a partnership with 3D technology specialist Eserv as part of the ongoing digitalisation of its assets, including its operated Cygnus gas platform in the UK southern North Sea. Using 3D and artificial intelligence (AI) technologies, a digital map of all three bridge-linked jackets was captured, enabling Neptune to detect [...]