Bob Egan – Safety Rep Joins Rig Baby

We are delighted to announce Bob Egan, Foreman with Petrofac for Maersk Oil, has joined rigbaby.com as an ambassador and voice for safety offshore. We talked to...

Helicopter Safety – Useful Links

Industry Bodies Oil and Gas UK - Oil & Gas UK is the leading representative body for the UK offshore oil and gas industry. Step Change In Safety...

Call for Probe into Discrimination Against Oil & Gas Workers

Victims of the downturn are finding themselves in an even worse situation as potential new employers are actively discriminating against them, they say.  A previous oil and gas...

What its Really Like to Work Offshore

Thinking about working offshore? Know someone who does and like to better understand their work conditions? We talk to a North Sea oil worker, about what it’s really...

First Time Packing For Offshore

Your first trip offshore can be a daunting experience. You have an exciting new job, but its in a completely unique environment...and if you don't pack something you...

Interview Preparation

It’s judgement day for a very good friend of mine... And while he is as nervous as he would be facing down a hoard of terminators, I think...

Workers Unite to Reject Latest OCA Deal

81 per cent of Unite members have voted to reject the latest deal put forward by their employers, represented by the Offshore Contractors Association (OCA). The Union body...

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 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...

Police warning over criminal underworld in the North Sea

Police Scotland have confirmed they are working in partnership with Aberdeen’s hardest-hit firms to prevent gangsters undercutting businesses with their front companies. In recent months, Oil and Gas...

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