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RGU launches online support for businesses

04 August 2020   RGU is launching two new online initiatives, ‘RGU Knowledge Bites for Business’ and a suite of upskilling online short courses, to support businesses as they deal with the economic challenges of Covid-19. RGU Knowledge Bites for Business will....

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Engineering students are 'best in Europe'

09 March 2020   A team of petroleum engineering students from the University of Aberdeen has made it to the world finals of the annual PetroBowl competition organised by the Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE). The team of four students, who are....

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National Decommissioning Centre and Chevron sign partnership agreement

05 March 2020   The National Decommissioning Centre (NDC) and Chevron Corporation (CVX) have signed an agreement that will support research at the NDC through to 2023. The anchor partnership will fund a portfolio of research projects that will aim to better....

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Research group nominated in Scottish Knowledge Exchange Awards

16 January 2020   A world-leading research group based at the University of Aberdeen's School of Geosciences has been nominated as a finalist in the Scottish Knowledge Exchange Awards, which celebrates the impact of academic and business partnerships. The Sand Injection Research....

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Ultrasound project aims to tackle multi-million pound scale problem in oil and gas production

05 September 2019   Its application in medicine is well known, but now scientists at the University of Aberdeen are aiming to use ultrasound technology to solve a multi-million pound problem facing the oil and gas industry. Dr Hossein Hamidi from the....

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AI project aims to unlock 'treasure trove' of big data for oil and gas

04 September 2019   A joint project involving researchers from the University of Aberdeen is using artificial intelligence (AI) to unlock the "treasure trove" of raw data collected by the oil and gas industry in order to maximise economic recovery. The Intelligent....

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Leading academics work with industry on oil and gas drilling innovations

14 August 2019   A team of leading scientists from the University of Aberdeen is working in partnership with the Oil & Gas Innovation Centre (OGIC) and energy companies to develop new technologies for the oil and gas sector. OGIC is supporting....

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Robert Gordon University Offers Graduate Apprenticeships to Employers

16 July 2019   Robert Gordon University (RGU) is looking to engage with employers who may be interested to hear more about the latest Graduate Apprenticeship (GA) offering and how it can benefit their business and staff. GAs have been developed....

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Engineers of the Future go Head to Head at RGU ROV Competition

17 April 2019   The engineers of the future will go head to head at Robert Gordon University this week (Wednesday April 17) when they put underwater robots, which they have designed and built, to the test as part of an....

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RGU graduate picks up top industry award

25 October 2018   A recent graduate from Robert Gordon University’s (RGU) School of Engineering has picked up a top industry award for his innovative project on engineering simulation. Jordan Davidson, who graduated in the summer, picked up the Outstanding....

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RGU kicks off inaugural Marine Industries Summer School with Kobe City

19 September 2018   A group of engineers from Kobe City, Japan, are in Aberdeen to attend the inaugural Kobe City-RGU summer school focusing on marine industries. Robert Gordon University (RGU) recently deepened its relations in Japan by signing agreements....

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RGU pilots intern programme with industry drilling partners

18 July 2018   Robert Gordon University (RGU) has been working with partners in the drilling industry to create a summer intern programme which will help strengthen ties and develop the future workforce. RGU’s Oil and Gas Institute and Employability....

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RGU shortlisted for prestigious UK Government Trade Award

21 May 2018   Robert Gordon University (RGU) has been shortlisted for a Department for International Trade (DIT) Board of Trade Award for its approach to international business. The prestigious awards which celebrate businesses who have shown exceptional innovation, delivered....

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Dundee's Grove Academy Triumph at RGU ROV Competition

30 April 2018   A team of young engineers from Grove Academy in Dundee have triumphed in an annual competition at Robert Gordon University (RGU) and will now travel to Seattle to take place in the international final. The team....

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Engineers of the Future go Head to Head at RGU ROV Competition

24 April 2018   The engineers of the future will go head to head at Robert Gordon University this week (Wednesday April 25) when they put underwater robots, which they have designed and built, to the test as part of an....

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RGU delivers pilot Sector Leadership Development Programme in Mexico

21 February 2018   Aberdeen’s Robert Gordon University (RGU) has delivered a pilot Sector Leadership Development programme in Mexico, to help maximise the country’s growing oil and gas sector. Mexico has a long and distinguished track record in terms of....

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RGU launches world-first decommissioning simulator

04 December 2017   Aberdeen’s Robert Gordon University (RGU) has today (Monday, December 4) launched a state-of-the-art decommissioning simulator to service the growing sector. The simulator and the associated software is a world-first and will be used to support decommissioning....

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School pupils go head to head with ROVs at Offshore Europe

07 September 2017   Teams of school pupils will use miniature ROVs to go head to head in a competition at the Robert Gordon University (RGU) stand as part of this year’s Energise Your Future event at Offshore Europe. The....

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Japanese Nippon Foundation sign letter of intent with Robert Gordon University Aberdeen

06 September 2017   Robert Gordon University (RGU) and the Nippon Foundation of Japan have signed a Letter of Intent under which they will collaborate in areas of strategic significance in ocean innovation. The agreement, which was announced at RGU today....

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RGU Nippon Foundation students gaining insight into subsea sector at The Underwater Centre

29 August 2017   A group of 10 Japanese students, who are spending a month studying at Robert Gordon University (RGU) as part of a respected international development programme funded by the Nippon Foundation Innovation Consortium, are gaining an invaluable insight....

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Robert Gordon University to host second cohort of Japanese students

11 August 2017   A group of 10 Japanese students will spend a month studying at Robert Gordon University (RGU) as part of a respected international development programme, following on from a hugely successful pilot in 2016. The Masters students, from seven different universities....

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RGU student helps support diversification at IKM Testing

01 August 2017   A first year student at Robert Gordon University (RGU) is spending his summer gaining invaluable experience within IKM’s design team in Westhill, where he is putting his design skills to use supporting the development of the company’s....

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Industry leaders inspire RGU’s MBA students

31 May 2017   More than a dozen oil and gas sector leaders are sharing their knowledge and expertise with MBA students during Robert Gordon University’s (RGU) 11th MBA Leadership Week at Aberdeen Business School. Leadership Week brings together MBA students and....

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Keith Grammar come out on top in annual ROV competition

24 April 2017   Keith Grammar School has come out on top in an annual competition which sees pupils from across Scotland put underwater robots they have designed and built to the test. The Scottish leg of the MATE ROV challenge, co-ordinated....

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Robert Gordon University and The Underwater Centre collaborate to offer contextual training

07 April 2017   Robert Gordon University (RGU), Scotland, is working closely with industry partner, The Underwater Centre, to incorporate a commercial diving familiarisation course as part of its MSc Subsea Engineering and MSc Offshore Oil and Gas Engineering courses. The Centre....

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RGU launches new online learning portal for the Oil and Gas Industry

06 April 2017   One of the key benefits of this initial course is a description of the legislative processes. The course has been developed in collaboration with the Oil and Gas Authority (OGA), the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial....

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Robert Gordon University students collaborate on energy industry project

04 April 2017   Students from Robert Gordon University’s (RGU) School of Computing Science and Digital Media and Aberdeen Business School have joined forces to take on the two-day PetroChallenge event in conjunction with industry partner, NExT (A Schlumberger Company), which....

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UK’s First Oil and Gas Decommissioning Degree Launched

29 September 2016   The UK’s first Masters degree in decommissioning oil rigs and platforms has been launched by the University of Aberdeen in partnership with Robert Gordon University (RGU). Both universities are developing a suite of joint Masters degrees, and....

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North East Schools Put In Strong Performance at International ROV Comp

04 July 2016   Two north-east schools have performed strongly in an international underwater robotics competition, finishing in the top 20 teams from across the globe. The teams, from Mintlaw Academy and Robert Gordon’s College, competed in the Marine Advanced Technology Education....

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Watch the MATE ROV Livestream

23 June 2016   Later today, a record number of 69 teams from 16 countries are scheduled to compete in the 15th annual MATE International ROV comptetition, taking place at the NASA Johnson Space Center's Neutral Buoyancy Lab and the William's....

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