Managing the Risks

Marex Marine and Risk Consultancy specialises in Marine and Risk consultancy, Safety Management Systems, Safety Cases, Thorough Reviews, Audits, Risk Assessment and Studies, Technical Authorship and Rig Moves.
Formed in 1998, Marex, whose core business is Safety Case authorship (introduced in UK under the Cullen Report following the Piper alpha platform […]

AquaTerra Solutions Ltd Secures Significant Restricted Access Work

Leading Rope Access Specialists, AquaTerra Solutions Ltd, has been awarded a multimillion pound three year contract for its specialist access services in Leg Intervention Work.
The contract work scope, which includes an array of construction and upgrade work, was awarded by Fairfield for work on the Dunlin Platform.
Working with Amec, Fairfield’s Duty Holder on the Dunlin […]

RRC Controls awarded Subsea Controls Supply Contract for Premier Oil’s Solan Development

Premier Oil (Premier) has awarded RRC Controls a £2.5million contract for the Detailed Design and Manufacture of a four well subsea control system for the Solan oil field. The Solan field is located on the United Kingdom Continental Shelf, West of Shetland in approximately 135m water depth.
The scope of supply includes topsides control station, 5 […]

Strong salaries for subsea, pipeline and drilling engineers reflect thriving oil and gas industry

Salaries for oil and gas engineering professionals are reflecting an active and increasingly confident industry according to The Oil & Gas Global Salary Guide 2012.
The Guide, which surveyed over 14,000 oil and gas professionals across the globe found that subsea, piping and drilling engineers are commanding the highest salaries of the 24 disciplines surveyed.
Drilling engineers […]

Leading the way - Nylacast achieves ISO 29001:2010

Leicester, England — Leicester based Nylacast has become the first UK company of its type and one of only six UK companies to have achieved the industry recognized accreditation to ISO29001:2010-Oil and Gas.

Oil and Gas Job Search - new appointment for Middle East region

Oil and Gas Job Search, the global industry recruitment website, is adding fluent Arabic speaker Troy Quteifan to its business development team as it aims to develop its Middle East client base further.

Oil and Gas companies ask industry professionals and recruiters to help put together the most comprehensive industry salary survey to date

Recruiters Hays Oil and Gas and industry jobsite Oil and Gas Job Search are set to combine their resources once again to establish their annual salary guide as the most comprehensive in the industry.

Statoil announces contract awarded for construction of Valemon deck

Statoil is to choose Samsung Heavy Industries for construction of the topsides for the Valemon platform. The contract is worth an estimated NOK 2.3 billion.
The award has taken place in wide-ranging international competition among pre-qualified suppliers.
“We’ve awarded the assignment to build the Valemon topsides to Samsung Heavy Industries,” says Jon Arnt Jacobsen, chief procurement officer […]

OGX declares commerciality in California and Fazenda São José accumulations in the Parnaíba Basin

OGX Petróleo e Gás Participações S.A. (“OGX”) (Bovespa: OGXP3; OTC: OGXPY.PK), the Brazilian oil and gas company responsible for the largest private sector exploratory campaign in Brazil, announced today that it has presented to the National Petroleum Agency (“ANP”), through its subsidiary OGX Maranhão Petróleo e Gás Ltda., declarations of commerciality for the Califórnia and […]

15% rise in Canadian oil and gas professionals wages reflect healthy industry according to new Salary Guide

Thursday, Mar 17, 2011
Canadian oil and gas professionals are enjoying a boom in wages reflecting a confident and growing sector, according to a new salary survey.