Oil industry experiments with remote control
Oil and gas companies are moving their control of some offshore platforms to offices on land to cut costs and improve efficiency, but labour unions say such moves reduce safety.
Thu Jun 13, 2013
Tokyo No Longer World's Most Expensive City for Expats
For the first time since 2010, Tokyo is not the most expensive location for international job assignments, having been surpassed by Oslo, Norway, according to a new survey by ECA International, a global human resource consulting firm.
Wed Jun 12, 2013
Bing Maps adds 270TB worth of Bird's Eye imagery, its largest update yet
If you thought the 215TB of satellite imagery Bing Maps added last year was hefty, think again.
Fri Jun 07, 2013
Glencore Fails to Buy Forties Crude; BTC Azeri Exports to Drop
Glencore Xstrata Plc failed to buy North Sea Forties crude at a lower price than yesterday.
Thu Jun 06, 2013
Archinect School Blog
FrA yland Orstad Church by Link Arkitektur
Froeyland Orstad Church was completed in 2009 and is 2100 m2 in area. It is divided into two levels and has 600 seats at the place of worship.
Sat Jun 01, 2013
Great getaways: Norwegian adventure, American highway road trip,...
Plan an adventure in Norway this summer. The self-guided "Big Five" holiday, offered by the Mighty Fine Holiday Company, is aimed at intrepid travellers willing to hike up to eight hours a day to glimpse spellbinding views.
Sat May 25, 2013
This is Guernsey
Investigators probe jet emergency
A British Airways plane is surrounded by emergency vehicles after it had to make an emergency landing at Heathrow airport Air accident investigators are probing an emergency landing by a British Airways passenger jet at Heathrow amid reports that a technical fault in the aircraft could be to blame.
Wed May 22, 2013
Rescued sailors pay heartfelt thanks to Navy
Gretta and Erik Ostberg, owners of the Norwegian yacht 'Alice 2', on a RNLI Lifeboat arriving at Castletownbere Harbour, West Cork AN elderly Norwegian couple last night paid an emotional 'thank you' to the Irish Naval Service for saving them from horrendous seas after a dream voyage turned into a nightmare.