UK-based demolition company DSM disclosed plans to create a facility to decommission redundant oil and gas rigs in Orkney.
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Offshore contractor Allseas is ready to start the removal of a test platform in the North Sea using its decommissioning vessel Pioneering Spirit.
North Sea decommissioning contracts awarded by Statoil, as the oil major sets out a timeline to decommission its Huldra field.
Decommissioning work for Bibby Offshore, as the subsea services firm secures a contract with an unnamed operator for an oil and gas field offshore Shetland.
Global oil and gas services giant Amec Foster Wheeler, has said that the company is ‘uniquely placed’ to lead the UK’s rapidly growing offshore decommissioning industry.
The decommissioning of offshore oil and gas assets within UK waters is continuing to grow, with spending set to reach £17 billion (US$26 bn) within the next decade.
Edinburgh based energy analysts, Wood Mackenzie, have released research showing that as many as 140 UK offshore oil fields could close over the next 5 years alone.
Centrica has awarded two separate contracts to OIS and Atkins as part of its UK and Dutch wide North Sea decommissioning strategy.