• ICoTA Innovation Award

    http://www.icota-europe.com/awards Entries are invited for the European Chaper Innovation Award
  • Strategy to maximise recovery of tight gas from the Southern North Sea

    The Oil and Gas Authority (OGA) has published a new strategy, outlining a plan to maximise the economic recovery of ‘tight gas’ from the Southern North Sea (SNS). The OGA conservatively estimates there are some 3.8 trillion cubic feet (tcf) of remaining gas accessible in the SNS, including infill opportunities, undeveloped discoveries and prospects.
  • How Can Engineering Be Better Represented In The Media?

    Science is one of the most widely viewed news topics in UK media today. However, there is a conventional consensus that engineering is being unfairly served by broadcasters and press, especially when coverage is compared with medicine and technology. In a recent panel discussion, at the University of College London, engineers and communications experts came together to focus on how the media works, whether coverage of engineering is being neglected, and how engineers can help to ensure their subject is communicated better.
  • ITF Technology Innovation Network Tech Talks

    ITF have launced a new series of innovation network technology talks
  • Decommissioning in the UKCS: Opportunities and Obligations

    The Oil & Gas Division is pleased to announce that it will be hosting a prestigious one-day seminar on decommissioning at the IOM3 London office in October. The seminar will feature speakers from Wood Mackenzie, Herbert Smith Freehills, UK Oil & Gas Authority, Shell, Abel UK, British Metals Recycling Association and Genesis Oil & Gas and is aimed at Senior Managers, Technical Professionals, Investors and Financiers who have a shared interest in how these issues will affect the industry, companies, markets and the UK taxpayer.
  • OGA data release and technology event to support the 30th Offshore Licensing Round

    The Oil and Gas Authority (OGA) has announced a suite of measures designed to make data openly available and stimulate interest in the UK Continental Shelf (UKCS) ahead of the 30th Offshore Licensing Round. The 30th Offshore Licensing Round will focus on the more mature areas of the UKCS – some of which were last offered for licensing more than 40 years ago – and is expected to be the most significant offshore round in recent decades.
  • Mineral Processing & Extractive Metallurgy Newsletter Issue 6, June 2017

    The Minerals Processing & Extractive Metallurgy Board are pleased to advise that Issue #6 of our topical e-Newsletter has been uploaded to the IOM3 web site.
  • UK oil and gas production efficiency rises to 73% but well production losses increase

    Production efficiency (PE) on the UK Continental Shelf (UKCS) has risen for a fourth consecutive year to 73%, according to a new publication released by the Oil and Gas Authority (OGA), representing an additional production of 12 million barrels of oil equivalent (boe) compared to 2015 but well production losses rose to 5 million barrels of oil equivalent (boe).
  • Oil & Gas UK's latest edition of "wireline"

    Latest edition of "wireline" now available
  • Oil & Gas Innovation projects Treble in Value

    Oil and gas innovation projects have trebled in value from £15.5 million in 2015/16 to £43 million from Scottish Enterprise funding of £15.9 million.