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Global Hub to Transform Decommissioning with £38m Investment

11 January 2019   The National Decommissioning Centre (NDC), a global technology R&D hub, is today opened by Lord Duncan, UK Government Minister for Scotland and Paul Wheelhouse MSP, Scottish Energy Minister, in Newburgh, in North-East Scotland’s Energetica Corridor. The government ministers....

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Decommissioning - whose liability is it anyway?

19 November 2018   The issue of where liability lies for oil and gas infrastructure left in place after decommissioning will come under the spotlight at a business breakfast taking place at the University of Aberdeen this week. Professor John Paterson, from....

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University of Aberdeen Opens Applications for Funding via Santander SME Internship Scheme 2018-19

15 November 2018   Applications for funding for the University of Aberdeen Santander SME Internship Scheme 2018-19 are now open. The competitive scheme is offering Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) the opportunity to employ a current student or recent graduate. The initiative....

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New Study from University of Aberdeen highlights Long Term Economic Recovery from UK Continental Shelf (UKCS)

18 October 2018   A new research study produced by Professor Alex Kemp and Linda Stephen from the University of Aberdeen highlights enhanced prospects for long-term activity from the UK Continental Shelf (UKCS) compared to previous studies, indicating that the ambitious....

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Leading engineer inspires next generation of safety students

04 October 2018   A leading systems safety engineer and one of the Telegraph’s Top 50 Women Engineers 2018 has returned to her alma mater to inspire the next generation of students. Dr Emma Taylor visited the School of Engineering in her....

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University of Aberdeen's Energy Institute Director announces retirement

03 August 2018   The Executive Director of the Aberdeen Institute of Energy (AIE) has announced his retirement from the role. John Scrimgeour took up the position in September 2013, and since then has worked tirelessly to establish the AIE as....

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Funded places on MSc in Oil and Gas Innovation up for grabs

04 July 2017   The University of Aberdeen and Robert Gordon University (RGU) are offering students the opportunity to study towards an MSc in Oil and Gas Innovation for free. Both universities will offer seven fully funded places to Scottish and EU....

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Sub-zero waters a barrier to oil spill recovery

24 May 2017   Sub-zero temperatures in the deep waters of the North Atlantic would significantly hamper the ability of oil-eating bacteria to help the ocean recover from a major oil spill, according to new research. In the first study....

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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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Conference to Showcase New Marine Technologies

09 September 2016   Technologies that could play a part in the future of the UK oil and gas industry will be showcased at next year’s OCEANS 2017 conference in Aberdeen. The event, which will be held from June 19 – 22,....

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University Receives Industry Backing for New MSc Subsea Engineering Scholarships

27 July 2016   The University of Aberdeen is offering three new scholarships to students studying towards its Masters in Subsea Engineering, thanks to contributions from two energy multinationals and a leading industry body. The scholarships, which are available to UK....

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Universities Offer Free Study Opportunity in Oil and Gas Innovation MSc

29 June 2016   Two Aberdeen universities are offering students the opportunity to study towards an MSc in Oil and Gas Innovation for free. The University of Aberdeen and Robert Gordon University (RGU) will each offer seven fully funded places to Scottish and EU....

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Scientists to Set Sail on Pioneering Deep Sea Research Expedition

04 May 2016   Scientists from the University of Aberdeen are due to sail to the North Atlantic to test a pioneering piece of research equipment that will help improve our understanding of how deep ocean ecosystems function and respond to....

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University is Top for Engineering in Scotland

27 April 2016   The University of Aberdeen has been listed as the best place in Scotland to study engineering, according to an influential national report. The Complete University Guide has listed the University as the best in Scotland in its General Engineering category,....

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LR Senergy and University of Aberdeen Unveil Distance Learning Programme for Pioneering MSc in Petrophysics and Formation Evaluation

21 April 2015   Global energy services company LR Senergy and the University of Aberdeen have developed a distance learning programme that builds upon a collaborative initiative to attract much-needed petrophysicists into the energy industry from around the world. The organisations joined....

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