North Sea Oil

In this week’s Global Business, Peter Day reports from Aberdeen in Scotland, which for 40 years has thrived and flourished on North Sea oil and gas. When they started pumping the oil almost four decades ago, most experts expected it to run out by the end of the 1990s. But North Sea energy production is still in business, and Aberdeen has become a global centre of oil engineering.

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Thu 8 Aug 2013 03:32 GMT

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Malcolm Webb, Chief Executive of Oil and Gas UK

 

Alex Kemp, Professor of Petroleum Economics, Aberdeen University

 

Tim Bradbury, Deputy General Manager, Enquest

 

Trevor Garlick, Regional President for BP North Sea

 

Atholl Menzies,  Chief Economist ASET International Oil and Gas Training Academy, Aberdeen

 

Chris Bain,  External Relations Director for Aberdeen Harbour

 

Sir Ian Wood, Founder and Former Chairman of the John Wood Group

 

Bill Morrice, Managing Director Technip UK

 

Andrew McCallum, Director External Affairs, Dana Petroleum

 

Archie Kennedy, Managing Director,  Nexen UK

 

 

 

 

 

 

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