Welcome to Capturing the Energy!

Would you like to be part of the enduring story of the UK’s offshore oil and gas industry, celebrating its achievements and sharing its world-leading expertise?

Do you recognise the business value of information, and the need to manage it effectively?

Are you aware of and bound by the government’s Decommissioning Guidance, including its advice on provision for historically important records?

Do you want to help us inspire the next generation – the energy workforce of the future?

Supported by Oil & Gas UK and the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, Capturing the Energy is working with organisations and individuals from across the oil and gas sector and harnessing the University of Aberdeen’s reputation for archiving and research to preserve a record of this great British economic success story for the benefit of the industry, academics and the general public, now and into the future.

Murchison oil platform

We’re working with a number of operators, the supply chain and professional bodies who are playing their part in the development of this unique resource – contact us today to find out how you can secure your place alongside them in the definitive story of your industry. 

Use the Quick Links on the left, read About Us or check out the Frequently Asked Questions to find out more about this exciting initiative.