Scottish hydrogen hub gets green light

GreenPower has gained planning approval for a green hydrogen production and distribution centre on the west coast of Scotland.  The project will be located at the Glenshellach Industrial Estate in Oban, Argyll and Bute and could potentially be online by the end of 2025.  GreenPower, developer and operator of the 46MW Carraig Gheal wind farm…

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PTR Ltd Welcomes Martin McDonald as Business Manager

PTR Ltd Welcomes Martin McDonald as Business Manager PTR Ltd is very proud to announce the appointment of Martin McDonald as Business Manager, effective from 19th March. Martin brings with him over 35 years of invaluable experience, gained from the energy sector, making him a seasoned professional in the industry. In his new role, Martin…

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PTR supports Berwick Cancer Cars in their commitment to the Great North Run

PTR Ltd was extremely proud to once again support Berwick Cancer Cars in this year’s Great North Run, which took place on Sunday 10th September 2023. The charity, based in Berwick-upon-Tweed, provides invaluable transport to those with a cancer diagnosis, living in Berwick & District, to enable them to reach their cancer treatment appointments to both regional…

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bp starts oil production at Argos platform in the Gulf of Mexico

bp has successfully started oil production at its Argos offshore platform, delivering more energy at a critical time and strengthening bp’s position as a leading producer in the deepwater US Gulf of Mexico. With a gross production capacity of up to 140,000 barrels of oil per day, Argos is bp’s fifth platform in the Gulf…

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Powering ahead towards offshore opportunities

Powering ahead towards offshore opportunities In terms of the economic opportunity, many of our skills developed around oil and gas over decades can be applied to offshore wind in areas such as surveying, installation, operations and maintenance and health and safety. One of the most important economic opportunities that lies ahead of us over the…

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Seaway7 awarded offshore wind contract

Seaway7 awarded offshore wind contract Seaway 7, part of the Subsea7 Group, today announced that it has been awarded a large(1) contract for an undisclosed offshore wind farm project. The scope includes the transport and installation of inner-array and export power cables and respective cable protection systems. Operations on the project are expected to commence in…

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MEET THE TEAM: Rob Aitchison, co-founder and managing director

From time to time, we like to introduce the various members of our team to you. Today we introduce you to co-founder and managing director, Rob Aitchison. With a successful career across the energy sectors over 25 years, Rob has worked on some mega-projects worldwide. This includes the entire project life cycle from feasibility through…

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FPSO vessel for the bp-operated Greater Tortue Ahmeyim project successfully sets sail for project site

The floating production, storage and offloading (FPSO) vessel for the bp-operated Greater Tortue Ahmeyim (GTA) liquefied natural gas (LNG) project has started its journey towards the project site off the coasts of Mauritania and Senegal. The FPSO set sail on 20 January 2023 from Qidong, China after successfully completing a series of sea trials following…

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