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Parking proposals target offshore workers

A CRACKDOWN on offshore workers parking their cars near Aberdeen International Airport is on the cards.

It comes after city council officers discovered vehicles were being left on Kirkhill Drive in Dyce for the duration of North Sea trips. 159 more words

Wood Group to create 150 jobs on new £479m North Sea contract with BP

Engineering giant Wood Group plans to create 150 new offshore jobs after winning a new five-year contract with BP in the North Sea worth $750 million (£479 million). 407 more words

Offshore Jobs

SBM Offshore to axe 1200 jobs

SBM Offshore is set to cut 1200 offshore jobs over the next two years as it looks to make $40million in savings.

The contractor company will also move its headquarters to the Netherlands as weak market condition take hold. 137 more words

50 jobs created as AIS Training opens £2.5m offshore survival centre

New facility at Tyne Tunnel Trading Estate in North Shields received support through the Journal’s Let’s Grow fund..

A total of 50 offshore industry jobs… 146 more words

Oil And Gas

They're offshore jobs, but they're done on land

Technology enables oil producers to move positions from platforms to offices

NEW ORLEANS – Shell Oil Co.’s Olympus production platform is 130 miles southeast of New Orleans, surrounded by water as far as the eye can see. 850 more words

Oil And Gas

Norway to reap £1.6bn subsidy from UK consumers for offshore wind farm

At least 70 offshore jobs to be created as Norway’s state-controlled Statoil and Statkraft prepare to invest in 67-turbine Dudgeon project with the Government’s help. 345 more words

UK Green Investment Bank to set up £1 billion offshore wind fund

The UK offshore wind sector received a major boost yesterday after the Green Investment Bank revealed plans for a dedicated £1 billion investment fund.

The Edinburgh-based bank said it was on the hunt for suitable long-term co-investors – likely to be sovereign wealth or pension funds – to participate in raising the new fund which will be used to take stakes in operational wind farms. 569 more words

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