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Union Jack Oil completes acquisition of additional interest in PEDL180 and PEDL182

Further to the announcement of 27 September 2016, Union Jack Oil plc, an onshore oil and gas production and exploration company with a focus on production, exploration development and investment in the United Kingdom hydrocarbon sector, is pleased to announce that the Oil and Gas Authority has now ...

Katie Woodward - OilVoice

Posted 3 months agoPress > Union Jack OilEgdon ResourcesUnited Kingdom +2

Oil price, Victoria Oil & Gas, Hurricane Energy, Falcon Oil & Gas, And finally...

Oil price It is now officially squeaky bum time with  the Opec meeting starting on Wednesday and many potential strategies still being discussed. The non-Opec meeting scheduled for today has been suspended as the Saudis have apparently decided to ensure that the Opec house is in order before any ...

Malcolm Graham-Wood - Malcy's Blog

Posted 2 months agoOpinion > oil priceUKVictoria Oil & Gas +3

3 Day MBA in Oil & Gas, London

As we reported in a recent White Paper on Career Management , career opportunities will come to those who take responsibility for developing their own skills and knowledge. With signs of market recovery on the way, now is the time to take your career to the next level by joining this 3 Day MBA in O ...

Warren Business Consulting - Warren Business Consulting

    03 Apr 2017

Posted 2 months agoTraining > LondonUKMBA +5

Production Chemist – Stimulation Fluids WS/2415

To be considered for this role you will have to undertake a Quick Registration and apply online on the Working Smart Limited web site. Our Recruitment Team will then review your application and reply directly. Please note: this is a temp to perm role with an initial 2-3 month contract before going ...

Working Smart - Working Smart Ltd

    Contract   An attractive Day Rate for the initial 2-3 month contract and then a permanent salary will be negoti

Posted 2 months agoJob > chemicalstimulationchemistry +3

Stimulation Expert – Oilfield Services WS/2417

Location:                    UK - Location Flexible   Job Status:                 Contract (2-3 Months) Potential for Permanency   Start Date:                 End Jan 2017   Interview Date:          ASAP   Open To:                    EU Nationals or UK work permit holders   Job Overview:    ...

Working Smart - Working Smart Ltd

    Permanent   An attractive Day Rate for the initial 2-3 month contract and then a permanent salary will be negoti

Posted 2 months agoJob > stimulationwellengineer +4

Fail - to succeed!

Exploration is in fact a scientific enterprise – as well as a business: we make predictions and then test them with the drill bit. And we aim to learn from these tests. And try again. On a recent vacation one of my Kindle reading items was Matthew Syed's book “Black Box Thinking” . In it he uses ...

David Bamford

Posted 1 month agoOpinion > UKNorth Sea

Subsea power cable installation

Explaining the various installation methods, this two day course will help you understand the cycles and phases in the installation of subsea power cables. The tutor will coach you in identifying and solving issues relating to subsea cable laying from case studies and worked examples.

Cara Low

London   England   GB 15 Feb 2017

Posted 1 month agoTraining > Specialist Subsea ServicesLondonUK

Construction of subsea pipelines

Attend this four day course to gain an advanced level understanding of the processes, equipment and vessels involved in laying pipelines offshore and the various different methods used by subsea engineers. Learning outcomes;  Summarise the technical aspects of offshore pipeline installation with ...

Cara Low

Aberdeen   Scotland   GB 07 Mar 2017

Posted 1 month agoTraining > Specialist Subsea ServicesconstructionAberdeen +12

Integrity management of subsea pipelines

Integrity management is paramount to the efficient operation and the long life of a pipeline. This essential four day course will help your team identify a range of issues and threats to ensure safe and efficient operation, whilst also reducing operating costs and increasing the life of a pipeline. ...

Cara Low

Aberdeen   Scotland   GB 25 Apr 2017

Posted 1 month agoTraining > Asset Integrityintegrity managementsubsea pipelines +5

Subsea pipelines

Essential training for subsea engineers, this course gives an overview of the lifecycle of a subsea pipeline from design, through installation and operation to decommissioning. Can't make these dates? This course is also available online. Learn more at

Cara Low

Aberdeen   Scotland   GB 16 May 2017

Posted 1 month agoTraining > subsea pipelinespipeline designSpecialist Subsea Services +12

Risers, umbilicals and flexibles

Learn about the different types of risers, umbilicals and flexibles, their uses, design, installation methods and operational considerations. This course also covers integrity management activities and will help subsea, pipeline and riser engineers and managers understand risers, umbilicals and flex ...

Cara Low

Aberdeen   Scotland   GB 06 Jun 2017

Posted 1 month agoTraining > risersumbilicalsflexibles +20

Subsea intervention

This two day course provides an awareness of the main aspects of subsea intervention and will help you address typical subsea issues such as choke failures, dropped objects, pod failure, valve failure, flying lead or jumper failures.  Focusing on the different types of intervention and the typical ...

Cara Low

Aberdeen   Scotland   GB 15 Jun 2017

Posted 1 month agoTraining > subsea interventionSubseaSpecialist Subsea Services +8

Planning, executing and managing decommissioning projects in the North Sea

This two day course provides technical knowledge and know-how on decommissioning projects. Each phase will be covered in detail, including planning activities, well plugging and abandonment, decommissioning of structures and pipelines and the associated onshore activities. The tutor will also discus ...

Cara Low

Aberdeen   Scotland   GB 05 Jul 2017

Posted 1 month agoTraining > DecommissioningNorth Seaoffshore decommissioning +8

Subsea systems

This four day course will help you develop your knowledge of subsea equipment, market drivers and issues affecting subsea production. Demonstrating how subsea systems are integral to subsea production, the tutor will explain in detail system configurations, spoolpieces, trees, control systems, umbil ...

Cara Low

    11 Jul 2017

Posted 1 month agoTraining > Subsea systemssubsea productionsubsea configurations +9

Oil & Gas UK announce new guidelines for the use of drones offshore

A new publication to help guide the growing use offshore of unmanned aerial systems (UAS) – also known as drones - has been published by Oil & Gas UK. The Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) Operations Management Standards and Guidelines were developed by a work group set up by the trade body, involvi ...

OilVoice Press

Posted 1 month agoPress > Oil & Gas UKUKdrones

Sky-Futures makes a significant contribution to landmark industrial drone guidelines

Oil & Gas UK have launched their seminal drone guidelines to industry, ‘Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) Operations Management Standards and Guidelines', in partnership with an expert panel, including Sky-Futures. Nick Rogers, Co-founder and Chief Regulatory and Training Officer (CRTO) at Sky-Futur ...

David Gull

Posted 1 month agoPress > Regulationguidelinessky-futures +4

CLAY MINERALOGY & its application to the oil industry

The three-day course is very much a practical hands-on course designed to make the information about clays as easily digestible as possible via a mix of lecture and practical sessions. The main elements in the course are as follows: • Clays and Clay Minerals: what are they and why are they im ...

Helen Pendlowski - The James Hutton Institute

    12 Sep 2017

Posted 1 month agoTraining > AberdeenX-ray DiffractionSEM +11