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Oil & Gas UK, in conjunction with oil and gas industry skills organisation OPITO and the Department for Business, Innovation & Skills (BIS) today (July 24) announces it has commissioned Read more
Thursday 24 July 2014
Oil & Gas UK welcomes the announcement that today (July 23) the government has published a consultation on a new cluster area allowance to support investment in ultra high pressure, Read more
Wednesday 23 July 2014
Oil & Gas UK welcomes today’s report: Delivering UK Energy Investment 2014 from the Department of Energy & Climate Change (DECC), as a useful contribution to the debate around the Read more
Thursday 17 July 2014
Oil & Gas UK welcomes the announcement today (July 16) by the Energy Secretary, the Rt. Hon. Edward Davey MP, of Government support for Sir Ian Wood’s UKCS Maximising Economic Read more
Wednesday 16 July 2014
The Government reshuffle announced today (July 15) comes at a critical time for the offshore oil and gas industry, with DECC currently engaged on the urgently needed implementation of the Read more
Tuesday 15 July 2014
Oil & Gas UK welcomes HM Treasury’s announcement today (14 July) of a formal consultation into the future of the UK offshore oil and gas tax regime. The industry’s leading Read more
Monday 14 July 2014
In response to the Civil Aviation Authority’s certification of a new Emergency Breathing System for offshore helicopter workers, Oil & Gas UK CEO Malcolm Webb said: We warmly welcome the Read more
Friday 11 July 2014
Commenting on the Fiscal Sustainability Report, published on July 10 by the UK Government's Office for Budget Responsibility, an Oil & Gas UK spokesperson said:   “The OBR figures released Read more
Friday 11 July 2014
Commenting on the decision to drop the route between Aberdeen and London City, Oil & Gas UK Business Development Director Stephen Marcos Jones said:  “Reports commissioned by Oil & Gas Read more
Thursday 10 July 2014
Commenting on the Transport Select Committee’s report into offshore helicopter safety, Oil & Gas UK’s Health and Safety Director Robert Paterson said:“Safety is a key priority for the oil and Read more
Tuesday 8 July 2014
Oil & Gas UK welcomes the report published yesterday (July 6th) by Scotland’s Independent Expert Commission on Oil and Gas as a constructive and helpful contribution to the debate about Read more
Monday 7 July 2014
Today (1 July) Oil & Gas UK launches its quest to find the most outstanding companies and inspirational people working in the offshore oil and gas industry by opening the Read more
Tuesday 1 July 2014
Oil & Gas UK’s forthcoming regional PILOT Share Fair in Newcastle this week (June 27) is attracting interest from supply chain companies throughout the North of England keen to hear Read more
Monday 23 June 2014
Oil & Gas UK’s annual Health & Safety report is published today (19 June) and is available here. As in previous years, the report sets out a summary of industry Read more
Thursday 19 June 2014
  Commenting on the news that Simon Toole, head of oil and gas licensing, exploration and development in the Department of Energy and Climate Change (DECC), has been appointed Commander Read more
Saturday 14 June 2014
Oil & Gas UK welcomes the announcement today that Premier Oil plc’s Catcher Project is to go ahead, a project set to recover around 100 million barrels of oil from Read more
Thursday 12 June 2014
Chief Secretary to the Treasury the Rt Hon Danny Alexander MP has opened the second day of Oil & Gas UK’s first Annual Conference in Aberdeen today ahead of a Read more
Thursday 12 June 2014
Oil & Gas UK’s first Annual Conference opens today (Wednesday 11th June) and features over 70 leading speakers from industry and both the UK and Scottish Governments.  The conference, sponsored Read more
Wednesday 11 June 2014
Oil & Gas UK is today (June 11) publishing the second issue of industry guidelines aimed at helping oil and gas well operators incorporate the latest developments in good practice Read more
Wednesday 11 June 2014
In response to the Air Accident Investigation Board (AAIB) report into 2012’s Super Puma ditchings released today (June 11 2014), Oil & Gas UK’s director of health, safety and employment Read more
Wednesday 11 June 2014