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Success in Stavanger! Atlas Professionals at ONS 2016

September 6, 2016 - Coraline Mulder

Last week, Atlas Professionals exhibited at the ONS exhibition and conference in Stavanger, Norway. The exhibition attracted over 65,000 people across the four days and was the second largest ONS ever. 1,241 exhibitors from 40 countries showcased their companies to visitors from all over the world. As Atlas’ first time exhibiting at ONS it was a great opportunity to introduce our company and our team in Stavanger. Read More
The Winds of Change: How recruiters are dealing with the energy transition

August 22, 2016 - Rebecca Baker

Recently, it was announced that oil and gas giant Shell would unveil their ‘New Energies’ division, initiating their first move into the renewables market. With their latest bid already on the table with Eneco and Van Oord, if successful, the oil and gas corporation is set to build its first two offshore wind farms in the Dutch Borssele Zone, ensuring a future for the company during the current economic situation. Read More
UK Wind Shines as Renewables Beat Coal in 2015

July 28, 2016 - Rebecca Baker

Around 12.5% of electricity generated in the UK in 2015 came from wind, according to the latest annual energy statistics issued today by the UK government. The contribution of offshore wind grew by 30% in 2015, while onshore wind grew by 23%. Total wind generation in 2015 increased by 26% compared to 2014.The UK Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, which published the figures, said this was due to increases in capacity, load factors and higher wind speeds. Read More
Experience is Key: An Offshore Manager during the Energy Transition

July 27, 2016 - Rebecca Baker

With industry leaders impatient to announce their new investments within ‘green’ energy, industry personnel are trying to keep up with the demand, adapting to the circumstances and taking the next steps in the fight for survival. Over the last seven years, Atlas Professional Scott Hume has made the transition from fossil fuels into renewable energy. Starting out as an electrical technician on oil and gas platforms, Scott is now an Offshore Manager working for the world leader in power and automation technology ABB. Read More
Offshore Wind Connections: The Centre of the Offshore Wind Industry in the UK

May 17, 2016 - Rebecca Baker

On 12th May, Atlas Professionals Offshore wind team exhibited at the Offshore Wind Connections conference and exhibition in Bridlington in the UK. Over the last few years, the Humber region has become the major operational centre for the offshore wind industry with billions of pounds being invested in the region, into the production of offshore wind farms such as Hornsea, Dogger Bank and Race Bank. The event was therefore an ideal location to discuss the latest developments and positive outlook of the Offshore Renewables market, going forward. Read More

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