Roy Wood & Eduard Iborra

Aberdeen and Spanish valves partnership adds value to market

Denholm Valvecare, a provider of valves to the global oil and gas industry, has announced a strategic partnership which will add design and manufacturing capabilities to its existing sales and service offering. The Aberdeen-headquartered business…

SBNN releases five new sector specific weekly newsletters

Scottish Business News Network (SBNN) has added five sector specific weekly newsletters to complement its six geographic newsletters that currently go out daily to a readership of over 7,500. The sectors being covered are Legal,…

Asset management firm signs £3million three-year North Sea contract

John Crane Asset Management Solutions has secured a three-year £3million contract to provide condition based maintenance services with a major operator in the UK North Sea. The work covers rotating equipment across 12 assets and…

Stuart White, Bank of Scotland

Oil and Gas industry shows cautious optimism and eyes growth

The UK’s Oil and Gas industry is gearing up for growth as cautious optimism returns to the sector, new research reveals today. The sixth annual Bank of Scotland Oil & Gas Report, which gathers views…

Apache UK Forties Alpha

Expro secures $10m Apache North Sea well services contract extension

Oilfield services company Expro, has secured a $10million well services contract extension with Apache North Sea. The contract covers a range of well services including slickline, cased hole services and pumping services, as well as…

Tammie Sebire

ITF launches tech talk events to support oil & gas technology development

The Industry Technology Facilitator (ITF) is launching a series of tech talk events to support and promote the developer community and increase interaction with oil & gas operators. The organisation’s Innovation Network Tech Talk events…

Drew Stevenson

Oilfield services must reset their business if they are to survive

A new report from PwC is urging oilfield services firms to grasp the nettle and reset their businesses to deal with the operational, financial and strategic challenges reflected in the new operating environment. It warns…

Matthew Milroy, Asset Manager at Kennedy Wilson Europe and David Sheach, General Counsel at Siccar Point Energy

Siccar Point consolidates operations at Hill of Rubislaw

Siccar Point Energy has consolidated its operation to H1 at the Hill of Rubislaw from Berry Street. The North Sea exploration and production company moved in to the city centre premises in May and occupies…

Jim Land

Cresent and Reece Safety “Lock Down” Collaboration Agreement

Cresent, Control of Work and Health and Safety specialists, and Reece Safety, Lock Out Tag Out experts, have announce a new collaboration agreement. Cresent is passionate about Making Work Safe and is dedicated to making…

Robin Watson

Wood Group shareholders approve offer for Amec Foster Wheeler

Wood Group shareholders overwhelmingly approved Wood Group’s recommended all-share offer for Amec Foster Wheeler. The deal remains subject to relevant clearances from competition authorities in certain countries where both companies operate, but when concluded the…

(L-R) Iain Landsman from CBRE with Andrew Marwood and John Walsh from Online Electronics

Online Electronics moves due to growth requirements

Online Electronics Group, a specialist in the design and manufacture of pipeline pig monitoring equipment and high-tech pipeline data communication systems, has taken an 11,800 sq ft unit in Blackburn Industrial Estate on a five…

Mozambique oil and gas

Scotland’s oil and gas international reputation remains strong in challenging times

International activity from Scotland’s oil and gas supply chain continued to account for just over half of its total sales during 2015/16, at 50.9 per cent, demonstrating the continued strong demand across the globe for…

James Bream

Oil and gas confidence rises from historic lows

Improvements in oil and gas contractor confidence both in the UK Continental Shelf (UKCS) and internationally suggests some businesses are seeing signs of recovery and are focused on the future, according to an industry report…

Russell Hodge

New division head for Pirie & Smith

Pirie & Smith, marine consultants and surveyors to the marine and energy sectors, has appointed industry expert Russell Hodge to head up its new Dynamic Positioning (DP) Engineering and Assurance Division. Russell, who has more…

Trevor Garlick

North Sea expertise can be applied to growing wave and tidal power market

Opportunities for oil and gas supply chain companies to apply their expertise in the growing wave and tidal power market will be highlighted in Aberdeen this week, at a workshop organised by private sector economic…

Robin Watson

Wood Group wins Statoil concept and feasibility study contracts

Wood Group has been awarded two new contracts by Statoil to deliver concept and feasibility studies to their Norwegian North Sea assets. Effective immediately, the company will deliver a topside concept study evaluating the tie…

From left - Dr. Oli Asatiani, occupational health doctor, Dr Graham Furnace, and travel health and screening specialist, John McKenzie, at IMM’s Aberdeen clinic

IMM secures industry-leading consultant and accreditation and targets £1m turnover

International Medical Management (IMM) has secured a significant volume of new business, appointed a leading medical advisor to the offshore industry and achieved accreditation from the Royal College of Physicians’ national occupational health body. The…

Mesh Global have officially opened its IPC training centre in Aberdeen.

Mesh Global opens new £85,000 IPC training centre

Mesh Global has opened a new £85,000 IPC training centre in Aberdeen encompassing both practical and theory work space. Scott Harper, commercial director, said: “It has been a significant investment to start the school in…

(Left-Right): Steven Ferguson, Business Development Manager; John Milne, General Manager; Jim McGregor, Project Manager.

Hiretech appointments support developing business operations

Hiretech Limited has made significant key appointments as it continues to strengthen its business operations. The company, an independent equipment rental, sales, service and maintenance company offering pumping spreads, powered umbilical reels, hydraulic power packs…

Hoffer Flow Control Appoints RCP as UK Agents

Instrumentation and Control System company RCP has been appointed Scottish agents for Hoffer Flow Controls of North Carolina, USA. Hoffer Flow Controls manufactures high precision turbine flowmeters, not only for the Cryogenic industry but is…

Jim Nixon

Two new board members for Tendeka

Tendeka has appointed Jim Nixon and Bill Wright to its board of directors Joining the board in the role of Chairman and Non-Executive Director is Jim Nixon. Jim is the current CEO and Chairman of…

The MultiROV

James Fisher launches innovative excavation technology

Excavation specialist James Fisher Subsea Excavation (JFSE) has launched the innovative new MultiROV system to satisfy additional client requirements. The MultiROV brings new levels of controllability and productivity for excavation requirements in the offshore oil…

Dave Stewart

Wood Group secures new Navy submarine contract

Wood Group has been awarded a new industrial services contract by BAE Systems Submarines. The two-year contract is to provide insulation installation services to the UK Royal Navy’s Astute class submarines based in Barrow-in-Furness, and…

Mike Lloyd, managing director of mltech

mltech celebrates string of international contract wins

Specialist pipework set-up and measurement software developer, mltech, is celebrating the completion of several contract wins, totalling six figures, for the provision of its pioneering automet technology and the associated training. Automet enables direct transfer…

First Minister Nicola Sturgeon

Oil and gas innovation spend trebles to £43m

Oil and gas innovation spend in Scotland almost trebled last year. Funding of £15.9m from Scottish Enterprise supported 82 companies to deliver 111 innovation projects with a combined value of £43 million to develop and…