Regional News: North Sea
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Polarcus Completes UK Seismic Program for TGS
Wednesday, August 20, 2014 Polarcus says its 3D seismic vessel Polarcus Naila has completed a two-month program for Norway's TGS-NOPEC off the UK's Shetland Islands.
Cairn Energy Says Funded Through to Forecast Free Cash Flow in 2017
Tuesday, August 19, 2014 UK-based oil explorer Cairn Energy believes it has enough funds to finance its exploration and development plans until profit in three years' time.
Total: UK's Elgin Gas Field to Restart Production Later on Monday
Monday, August 18, 2014 The UK's Elgin gas condensate field in the North Sea will restarted production later on Monday, says Total.
Norwegian Union Settles Oil Industry Workers' Pay Dispute
Monday, August 18, 2014 SAFE accepts a pay deal for workers with oil service companies, calling off a strike that would have affected a Norwegian unit of Baker Hughes, an industry body says.
Harkand Wins 3-Year Deal to Support Apache North Sea
Monday, August 18, 2014 Aberdeen-based oilfield services firm Harkand wins a three-year contract to support Apache North Sea.
INTECSEA Clinches Subsea FEED Deal for Culzean Project in North Sea
Wednesday, August 13, 2014 INTECSEA clinches the subsea front-end engineering and design contract for Maersk Oil UK's Culzean project in the North Sea.
Zenith Energy Wins Tullow, Total Contracts
Wednesday, August 13, 2014 Scottish well management specialist Zenith Energy signs agreements with Tullow Oil and Total E&P.
Shell To Cut 250 Onshore Jobs At Its Scotland North Sea Operations
Tuesday, August 12, 2014 Shell plans to cut around 250 jobs at its onshore North Sea oil operations in Aberdeen as part of a business restructuring program.
Schlumberger Wins $185M Statoil Drilling Contract
Friday, August 08, 2014 Norway's Statoil awards Schlumberger a $185-million two-year contract to provide integrated drilling services for several fields on the Norwegian Continental Shelf.
Petrofac Extends UK Services Contract with GDF Suez
Tuesday, August 05, 2014 GDF Suez E&P renews its integrated services contract with oilfield services firm Petrofac.
Norway Completes Troll Gas Field Maintenance Earlier than Planned
Monday, August 04, 2014 Norway's Gassco completes a key round of maintenance on what is believed to be Statoil's Troll gas field.
Statoil Installs Valemon Topsides
Tuesday, July 29, 2014 Statoil installs the topsides for the Valemon field in the Norwegian North Sea.
Rose Moves from Ophir to Premier to Take Up FD Role
Monday, July 28, 2014 Premier Oil appoints Richard Rose as its new finance director.
Lime Petroleum Relinquishes 3 Norwegian Licenses in the North Sea
Friday, July 25, 2014 Lime Petroleum relinquishes three Norwegian licenses, located offshore in the North Sea.
UK Proposes New Tax Allowance for Ultra HP/HT Fields
Wednesday, July 23, 2014 HM Treasury announces a consultation on a new "cluster area allowance" to encourage investment in ultra-high pressure, high temperature oil and gas fields.
North Sea Super Puma Crash: Lessons Learned
Wednesday, July 23, 2014 Eleven months on from the Super Puma crash in the North Sea that killed 4 offshore workers, steps have been taken that should save lives in the event of a future helicopter ditching.