05
Jul

Piper Alpha – 25 years on…

Saturday, July 6th marks the 25th anniversary of the Piper Alpha disaster – still the worst offshore tragedy in UK history. Four massive explosions destroyed the Piper Alpha platform around

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28
Jun

Review of UK North Sea Oil and Gas industry is launched by the UK Government

The first and biggest review of the country’s offshore oil and gas industry in over 20 years has been launched this month by the UK government, in a bid

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24
May

High street mortgage lender extends contractor lending policy

Great news for Energy Contractors this week when a major high street mortgage lender extended their IT contractor lending policy to the Energy professionals. This exciting development for Energy contractors

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22
Feb

Contracting Opportunities growing in NE Scotland

A new jobs report from the Bank of Scotland has shown that contracting opportunities are ever increasing in the NE of Scotland, with more opportunities predicted to come. Last month

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08
Feb

Prospering Career Opportunities for Contractors in the UK 2013?

…it would seem so… A recent report from REC (the Recruitment and Employment Confederation) is a positive boost for contractors working in IT, engineering and other technical fields. The

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01
Feb

Shale Gas – An unconventional energy future?

Shale gas fields can be exploited via a process known as hydraulic fracturing, more commonly known as ‘fracking’. These fields have become commonplace in various countries around the world

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