Oil And Gas

Purpose of the group

To provide a platform for parliamentarians to discuss all issues relating to the whole structure of the oil and gas industry; to raise specific issues of concern with the Scottish Government and the industry itself; to promote innovation in offshore engineering; to encourage greater recognition of the importance of the oil and gas industry to the UK and to support the use of offshore technology and skills in the development and production of renewable energy.

Forthcoming meetings

Next meeting: 29 October 2014

This meeting will be held at 6:00pm in the James Clerk Maxwell Room (CR4).



Annual Return/Report

Group Officers

Group Members

Non MSP Individuals

Christine Jones


Oil & Gas UK - Secretariat


BIG Partnership

Pinsent Masons

Met Office

BP Exploration Operating Company Limited

Edinburgh University

Dana Petroleum plc

DECC - Offshore Environment and Decommissioning Branch

DECC - Exploration & Development Unit

Decom North Sea

Scottish Enterprise

Cogna Limited

CNR International (UK) Ltd

Shell Upstream International

Skills Development Scotland

Scotland Office

Spae Consulting

QuEnSH Specialists Limited

AMEC Group

Shell Upstream International


SCDI (Scottish Council Development and Industry)

Heriot Watt University

Stork Ltd

Total E&P UK Limited

Robert Gordon University

Energy North

Rail Maritime and Transport Workers

Talisman Sinopec Energy UK Limited


Maersk Oil North Sea UK Limited

Scottish Enterprise

Scottish Parliament

Scottish Government - Fossil Fuels and Carbon Capture and Storage Development Team

BG Group Plc

Chevron Upstream Limited

UK Government

Price Waterhouse Coopers

Shell U.K. Exploration and Production

SEPA (Scottish Environment Protection Agency)

Aberdeen & Grampian Chamber of Commerce


Pinsent Masons


Dana Petroleum plc


BP Exploration Operating Company Limited

Get involved

Next meeting:
29 October 2014



Tel: 01224 577 250


Tavish Scott MSP

Scottish Parliament
EH99 1SP

0131 348 6296