‘Largest Undeveloped’ Oil Find in UK Waters

The oil exploration firm Hurricane has made what it has described as the "largest undeveloped discovery" of oil in UK waters. According to the company as much as...

A Guide to Claiming Your Tax Back from Your Expenses

Dealing with the HMRC and sorting out your tax isn't always the easiest of jobs to tackle. It can be a complicated and time consuming business. So...

CAA and EASA Review

The Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) and European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) have undertaken a review of North Sea helicopter operations, findings of which were published on 20th February 2014. The review...

BOSIET and MIST Training

BOSIET - Basic Offshore Safety Induction & Emergency Training – is targeted at new personal to the offshore industry. The course aims to equip delegates with a basic understanding...

Job Losses Cut Costs, But Investment Still Needed to Stop Production Decline

According to the the Oil and Gas UK Business Outlook production could fall from 2020 if fresh capital is not secured. Worryingly the report also predicts a...

AIBN Says Norway Crash has “Clear Similarities” to 2009 Shetland Crash

The AIBN today issued a preliminary report detailing its findings regarding the EC225 helicopter crash on Turøy, near Bergen. All 13 people on board lost their lives...

Top 5 Essential Tips for Surviving Night Shifts

I may not be superman, but I am like him in many ways. I often work under the cover of darkness. I too live a double life....

Bob Egan – Why I Choose to be a Safety Rep

Why I'm a Safety Rep is simple. I don't see why people should go to work and not go home. Or get injured. The effects that these events...

Edinburgh University Signs £2.5m Oil and Gas Partnership

Edinburgh university, Heriot-Watt, has signed a multi-million pound partnership agreement with oil and gas firm Total E&P UK to provide research and education. The five year agreement will cover...

Top 5 Tips on Avoiding Recruitment Scammers

Almost 10,000 North Sea workers have lost their jobs. Many are looking for new positions in the industry. But with jobs few on the ground and competition...

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