Fairfield Energy submitted plans for decommissioning parts of the North Sea Dunlin area to the UK Government today. The decommissioning of the Greater Dunlin Area represents an opportunity for our teams of onshore professionals and the offshore workforce to tackle new and fresh challenges as the industry moves into a new era. SCDI awards for STEM Mearns Primary & Monifieth High School both scoop top Science & Engineering Prizes at SCDI YESC Celebration of STEM 2017! Libya and Nigeria increase OPEC's production OPEC boosted its oil production in May as output recovered in Libya and Nigeria, two countries exempt from the group's recent deal to curb global supplies, new data shows. Scottish Govt Backs Harbour Project For Shetland Alex Salmond has announced a £10 million funding package to support plans for a deep-water quay facility in Shetland to secure decommissioning work on major offshore structures from the Northern North Sea. Shetland The Highlands and Islands has a significant early foothold in the emergent oil and gas decommissioning sector – a multi-billion pound market poised for large-scale growth in the next few years. Ineos INEOS has today announced it is set to buy the entire Oil & Gas Business from DONG Energy A/S for a headline price of $1.05 billion plus $250m contingent. The the deal positions INEOS as a Top 10 company in the North Sea and the biggest private enterprise operating in the region. On completion, the Business will bring a full complement of highly experienced Oil & Gas personnel, with 440 staff transferring to INEOS. FrontRow Energy acquires ClearWELL Oilfield Solutions FrontRow Energy Technology Group Limited has announced the acquisition of ClearWELL Oilfield Solutions, an oil and gas technology company focused on flow assurance and production optimization OGTC funding £2M available Technology centre seeks robotics ideas that enhance inspection, and concepts which help unlock marginal discoveries New £12m harbour on Shetland Isles aims to catch share of N. Sea decommissioning bonanza The two year development of a new quay in the Shetland isles – aimed at exploiting the multi-million pound potential of N. Sea decommissioning contracts – has been completed. Bibby Offshore Secures Significant Contract with TAQA Bibby Offshore, a leading subsea services provider to the oil and gas industry, has been awarded a significant contract with TAQA for subsea construction works in Eider field, located 184 km north-east of Shetland.