Carboniferous prospect in southern North Sea

Energy Transition Group
BP have announced that drilling has commenced on a potential carboniferous gas play in southern North Sea block 43/26a that, if successful, could open up a new phase of development in the region.

OGIC Review 2014-2016

Energy Transition Group
The Oil & Gas Innovation Centre (OGIC) have published a review highlighting their achievements in the two years since their launch.

Oil and gas industry has ‘cleared the first hurdle’ in collaboration drive, survey shows

Energy Transition Group
A new survey by Oil & Gas UK and Deloitte has shown that 98% of oil and gas operators and suppliers believe that collaboration is “crucial” to their future success.

New Access Capabilities for Members

Applied Earth Science Division
By the start of 2017, all IOM3 members, at all grades, will have access to almost 80 additional journal titles in the Taylor & Francis materials science collection, providing a threefold increase in available journal content.

OGA launches an Offshore 2016 Supplementary Round

Energy Transition Group
Companies can now apply for new licenses to drill for offshore oil and gas in a number of blocks in the Offshore 2016 Supplementary Round. The fourteen blocks on offer in the Supplementary Round are outside of the 29th Oil and Gas Licensing Round offer area, which closed last month.