Towards smarter and greener decommissioning

Project and financing models for decommissioning are moving up oil and gas operators’ agenda worldwide as ‘lower for longer’ oil prices raise questions about how long ageing assets can operate viably beyond their design lives.

Woodmac: Centrica's Rough closing 'leaves a big hole'

Following Centrica Storage’s Tuesday announcement that it would not reopen its 3.4 bcm Rough storage ...

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Centrica to close UK's largest gas storage facility

UK energy company Centrica has decided to cease operations at its ageing Rough gas storage facility located in the ...

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Centrica to treble production at North Sea oil field

A Centrica-owned oil field in the North Sea has been given a new lease of life following a £35 million ($45.3M) ...

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Norway approves Oda development plan

Norwegian Ministry of Petroleum and Energy has approved a plan for development and operation of Centrica-operated ...

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Centrica hires Servelec for offshore platform remote control

UK firm Servelec Controls has been awarded a contract by Centrica to provide a remote operations solution for ...

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Centrica: 350 jobs for Morecambe Bay platform work

UK oil and gas operator Centrica has said that its £60 million project to refurbish its Morecambe Bay platforms ...

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Sparrows to refurbish Centrica’s platform cranes

Following an announcement that Centrica would invest £60 million to refurbish its Morecambe Bay platforms, offshore ...

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Centrica extends Amec Foster Wheeler deal in Morecambe Bay

Amec Foster Wheeler has been awarded a £60 million ($73.4M) contract extension by Centrica for its onshore and ...

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Paragon bags North Sea deal

Drilling contractor Paragon Offshore has been awarded a contract for a jack-up rig in the UK sector of the North ...

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Centrica shelves Fogelberg plan until 2019

Centrica has chosen a subsea connection to the nearby Åsgard B processing platform for the development of its ...

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Green light to tie Oda to Ula

Norway’s offshore safety watchdog, the Petroleum Safety Authority (PSA), has given Aker BP consent to connect ...

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Centrica swings job axe in Aberdeen

UK energy company Centrica has reduced its Aberdeen exploration and production division workforce by 25 employees. ...

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Plexus signs four-year deal with Centrica

Oil and gas services firm Plexus has signed a four-year framework agreement with Centrica for surface wellhead and ...

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Engie’s Cygnus offshore field starts production (UK)

The Engie-operated Cygnus gas field offshore UK has started production. Engie said on Thursday that Cygnus, located ...

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Subsea 7 in Oda SURF work

Subsea 7 has been awarded a sizeable contract by Centrica for the Oda field in the Norwegian sector of the North ...

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Centrica offloads Trinidad offshore fields to Shell

Centrica offloads Trinidad offshore fields to Shell

UK’s Centrica has decided to sell all of its gas fields offshore Trinidad & Tobago to Shell. In a ...

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Centrica hands in Oda development plan

Partners in the Oda field, previously named Butch, located in license PL 405 in the North Sea, have submitted the ...

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Paragon wins jack-up deal

Drilling contractor Paragon Offshore has been awarded a contract for one of its jack-up drilling rigs.  In its ...

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Sterling Resources enters gas sales deal with British Gas

Canadian-listed oil and gas company Sterling Resources has entered into a gas sales agreement with British Gas ...

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Centrica swings axe in Norway

UK-based energy and services company Centrica is reducing its workforce at the oil and gas division in Norway.   ...

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Centrica welcomes new director

UK energy company Centrica has announced that Stephen Hester will be appointed as a non-executive Director of the ...

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