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Following the news from the Oil and Gas Authority (OGA) that that  41 new  offshore oil and gas exploration licences were awarded today (Monday 27 July 2015), in addition to Read more
Monday 27 July 2015
To improve cross industry understanding of well-related issues on the UK Continental Shelf (UKCS) Oil & Gas UK has today (July 21) released updated guidelines for the abandonment of wells Read more
Tuesday 21 July 2015
Oil & Gas UK is today pleased to note HM Treasury’s confirmation that the contract to give UK oil and gas investors certainty on continued availability of decommissioning tax relief Read more
Tuesday 21 July 2015
Oil & Gas UK’s outstanding contribution to raising the professional standards of the industry by producing good practice guidelines has been recognised by the Institute of Materials, Minerals and Mining Read more
Wednesday 15 July 2015
Noting the publication of the new Energy Bill, Oil & Gas UK’s chief executive, Deirdre Michie, said: “While it will take time to digest and comment on the full detail Read more
Friday 10 July 2015
Today (10 July 2015), Oil & Gas UK launches its quest to find the most inspirational people and outstanding companies in the offshore oil and gas industry by opening the Read more
Friday 10 July 2015
Following the Chancellor’s Summer Budget this afternoon, Oil & Gas UK welcomes the Chancellor’s confirmation that Government will broaden the types of investment qualifying for the Investment Allowance and phased Read more
Wednesday 8 July 2015
There have been further improvements in the management of major safety hazards offshore, according Oil & Gas UK’s Health & Safety 2015 Report published today (Wednesday, 1 July). Based on Read more
Wednesday 1 July 2015
Mike Tholen, Oil & Gas UK’s economics director, said: “Oil & Gas UK welcomes the Scottish Government’s recognition of the significant remaining potential of the UK's oil and gas industry Read more
Thursday 25 June 2015
Cost efficiency, a prominent and topical theme at Oil & Gas UK’s 2015 conference, will feature in a series of events the trade association is holding to push progress on Read more
Wednesday 24 June 2015
Oil & Gas UK’s annual conference, which focused on the next 40 years of the offshore industry and attracted more than 500 people, featured the launch of an animation celebrating Read more
Friday 19 June 2015
Deirdre Michie, Oil & Gas UK's chief executive, said: "Tonight's news is very welcome indeed and we hope an acceptable outcome for all parties can be reached quickly. "To secure Read more
Wednesday 17 June 2015
Oil & Gas UK’s chief executive, Deirdre Michie, warned today (17 June) that the UK offshore oil and gas industry must become sustainable ‘in a world of $60 oil’. The Read more
Wednesday 17 June 2015
Leaders from the offshore oil and gas industry met with Exchequer Secretary to the Treasury, Damian Hinds today (10 June) to discuss the sector’s future as part of a Fiscal Read more
Wednesday 10 June 2015
The final session of Oil & Gas UK’s Annual Conference, in Aberdeen on 17 and 18 June 2015, will be led by the Leader of Aberdeen City Council , Jenny Read more
Wednesday 10 June 2015
Demand for the expertise of well services contractors operating in UK waters remained steady according to figures in the Oil & Gas UK Well Services Contractors Report published today (June Read more
Wednesday 3 June 2015
Nominations are open for the inaugural Young Oil & Gas Supply Chain Professional of the Year Award, to be announced at the supply chain seminar, hosted jointly by Oil & Read more
Monday 1 June 2015
Much has been done to further improve safety and help restore workforce confidence in helicopter flights offshore. Some of those steps will be outlined at an aviation seminar organised by Read more
Friday 29 May 2015
Oil & Gas UK’s chief executive, Deirdre Michie, commented: “We welcome the inclusion of an Energy Bill as part of the 2015–2016 parliamentary legislative session announced at the State Opening Read more
Wednesday 27 May 2015
An Oil & Gas UK spokesperson said: “Oil & Gas UK is deeply disappointed to learn that union officials have today decided to go to strike ballot. The door is still Read more
Wednesday 20 May 2015