Oil business running out of workers

Skills shortages are threatening to delay the development of North Sea projects, the head of an oil company warned this week. Pierre Jungels, the chief executive of Enterprise Oil, said a lack of the people and equipment needed to exploit the new technologies for offshore production was already having a noticeable effect.

Skills shortages are threatening to delay the development of North Sea projects, the head of an oil company warned this week.

Pierre Jungels, the chief executive of Enterprise Oil, said a lack of the people and equipment needed to exploit the new technologies for offshore production was already having a noticeable effect.