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Is Your Company Prepared for an Oil & Gas Skills Shortage? Part 1

Is Your Company Prepared for an Oil & Gas Skills Shortage? Part 1

A recent survey has suggested that nearly half of oil and gas professionals are concerned about an “impending talent emergency”. The third annual report from the Global Energy Talent Index (GETI), which interviewed 17,000 people in the oil & gas industry, revealed that 20% of those felt that the crisis had already arrived, whilst another 28% expected further problems within the next five year...

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A Summary of the UK Decommissioning Landscape

A Summary of the UK Decommissioning Landscape

The House of Commons ordered the National Audit Office (NAO) to provide a report on the financial implications of decommissioning in the UK. “Oil and gas in the UK – offshore decommissioning” was released on the 24th January 2019 and the following is a summary of the current landscape. There are currently around 320 fixed installations, primarily in the North Sea, of which 100 are forecast to be ...

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