OGCI members move to tackle methane emissions

Following last week's news that three U.S. oil companies would join the Oil and Gas Climate Initiative, OGCI on ...

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ExxonMobil, Chevron, OXY to join OGCI

U.S. oil firms ExxonMobil, Chevron, Occidental Petroleum are set to join the Oil and Gas Climate Initiative (OGCI), ...

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Shell moves to tackle methane emissions across O&G assets

Oil giant Shell is working to keep methane emissions intensity below 0.2% by 2025 across all of the oil and gas ...

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Norway: Safety body investigating walkway incident at Tambar

Tambar platform (Image source: Aker BP)

The Norwegian offshore oil and gas safety body is investigating an incident in which a walkway aboard an offshore ...

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Irregularities found during Songa Enabler rig audit

The PSA has found irregularities during an audit regarding the use of the Songa Enabler rig on the Goliat field.

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Shell to pay £60000 for Brent Delta accident

Shell has to pay £60000 for a 2014 safety incident that saw a worker severely injured aboard the Brent Delta oil ...

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New York loses climate change lawsuit against oil majors

A United States district judge has dismissed a climate change lawsuit filed earlier this year by the City of New ...

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Shell to pay millions over Gulf of Mexico oil spill

Shell has reportedly agreed to pay $3.8 million for damages over a May 2016 oil spill, which resulted in about ...

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Industry welcomes Trump's order focused on ocean economy

Trump’s Executive Order is revoking Obama's 2010 National Ocean Policy.

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Norway: Safety body investigating Jotun B lifting incident

The Norwegian offshore safety body is investigating a lifting incident that recently happened aboard a platform in ...

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Tambar incident: Several lives could've been lost, PSA says

Several breaches of the regulations have been identified the investigation has revealed

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Leaks left offshore rigs 'perilously close to disaster'

UK’s offshore safety regulator has sent a letter to offshore oil operators urging them to step up their game when ...

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BSEE inspectors to spend more time on offshore platforms

U.S. offshore safety regulator BSEE is set to increase physical inspection time offshore, in an attempt to make ...

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Oil majors offer $20M for methane tackling technology

OGCI Climate Investments, an investment vehicle formed by several oil majors  through their joint Oil and Gas ...

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Petrobras 10000 to resume work after fatal incident

Transocean's Petrobras 10000 drillship on which an offshore worker died after sustaining a fatal injury in an ...

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Woodside's offshore drilling plan gets approval

Australia's oil and gas regulator NOPSEMA has accepted Woodside Energy's environment plan for the operations at ...

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Petrobras to join Oil and Gas Climate Initiative

Brazilian national oil company Petrobras is set to join the the Oil and Gas Climate Initiative (OGCI), an ...

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Nigeria: Militants promise 'deadly' attacks against FPSOs

"This round of attacks will be the most deadly and will be targeting the deep sea operations."

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Rogue wave study could help with offshore platform design

New understanding of unusually large ocean waves could help inform the design of oil platforms

New understanding of unusually large ocean waves could help inform the design of oil platforms

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Oil tanker struck offshore platform on New Year's Eve

A Portuguese-flagged chemical tanker sustained damage after hitting an offshore platform in the North Sea, on New ...

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Seacroft develops tool for mitigating risk of collisions

Aberdeen-based Seacroft Marine has launched ‘SafeZone 500’, a suite of procedures, training, workplace mentoring ...

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Probe launched after lifeboat falls from Shell platform

Oil major Shell has launched an investigation after a lifeboat fell from the Brent Alpha platform in the UK North Sea. 

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Production at Tambar resumes after fatal accident

Aker BP has reinstated production from its Tambar field off Norway. The output had been stopped since December 7, ...

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Worker dies after falling off offshore rig in Norway

Norway’s Aker BP has confirmed that one person has passed away following the serious accident on the Maersk ...

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Worker falls off rig at Aker BP's Tambar field

Two offshore workers have been injured in an incident on the Aker BP-operated Tambar field offshore Norway. One of ...

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Full evac ordered at North Sea platform as storm looms

Ninian Southern platform: Full evac ordered ahead of dangerous storm

Following earlier reports that CNR International would evacuate around 70 workers from its Ninian Southern platform ...

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Taqa: Harding to resume production "within days"

Taqa is set to resume production from its Harding offshore platform following a recent shutdown caused by a power ...

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