• Member Survey results

    The Institute would like to thank all members who took the time to complete its 2019 Member Survey. We are now in a position to report on the results and some of the activities we will be taking to enhance and refresh the Institute’s suite of member benefits.
  • Learning out of the box

    Oil & Gas Division
    The Oil and Gas Authority has sponsored 20 exploration boxes which are being sent to schools, universities and outreach agencies in the UK, to help educate the next generation of geoscientists and wider public about the geology of the UKCS.
  • Energy Integration Project Phase 1 completed

    Oil & Gas Division
    The OGA’s energy integration project has concluded its first phase, a scoping study to consider the technical feasibility of oil and gas assets, combined with renewable sources, to enable the transition to a low carbon economy.
  • API and IOGP sign MOU, Formalising Cooperative Relationship

    Oil & Gas Division
    The American Petroleum Institute (API) and the International Association of Oil and Gas Producers (IOGP) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to establish a stronger partnership, share world-class practices and collectively engage on the industry’s contributions to society.
  • Cost of UKCS oil and gas decommissioning continues to fall

    Oil & Gas Division
    The estimated cost of decommissioning the UKCS’s remaining oil and gas infrastructure is continuing to reduce, according to the latest analysis by the Oil and Gas Authority (OGA).
  • UKCS Production Efficiency rises for 6th consecutive year to 75% in 2018

    Production Efficiency on the UK Continental Shelf (UKCS) has improved for the sixth consecutive year, according to the latest analysis by the Oil and Gas Authority
  • IOM3 publishes 2018 Annual Report

    The Institute has published its Annual Report and Financial Statements for 2018. The report highlights the Institute's activities in 2018, covering all departments, local societies and technical communities. The report also features IOM3 award winners and events.
  • Energy transition policy position published

    Oil & Gas Division
    The Oil and Gas Authority's policy position on their role in the energy transition has been published
  • Oklahoma Blowout Investigation Report Published

    Oil & Gas Division
    The US Chemical Safety Board released its final investigation report into the blowout that fatally injured five workers at the Pryor Trust gas well located in Pittsburgh County, OK. The CSB’s final report identifies a lack of regulations governing onshore drilling safety as well as shortcomings in safety management systems and industry standards utilised by the industry.
  • MP$EM Newsletter #12-June2019

    Mineral Processing & Extractive Metallurgy Division
    The Minerals Processing & Extractive Metallurgy Board are pleased to advise that Issue #12 of our topical e-Newsletter has been uploaded to the IOM3 web site.