• More shameless self-promotion

    Posted 17 September 2013 by Attackbadger Nellystyle

    New entry at my 'officially unofficial' blog...Muster problems and the perils of waiting for the flight list to be posted over at Diary Of A North Sea Nobody http:www.diaryofanorthseanobody.blogspot.com Enjoy (or not...) Cheers!

  • Diary of a North Sea Nobody

    Posted 12 September 2013 by Attackbadger Nellystyle

    Hi all,   Just a note to give y'all a link to my 'officially unofficial' blog... 'Diary Of A North Sea Nobody' A completely undirected and totally honest account of one person's experiences in this industry...   http://www.diaryofanorthseanobody.blogspot.com   Cheers all!!

  • Fantasy Football League - Looking for managers to sign up

    Posted 24 June 2013 by Admin

    We have set up a Fantasy Football League, Big In Oil Champions Elite.   To give you an added interest we are charging a tenner a team to play. With an All IN - ALL OUT prize fund. (Paypal Charges Deducted) Totally Non-profit making for Big In Oil. (as with everything we do)   All pay...

  • Bonus Ball

    Posted 18 March 2013 by Admin

    Big In Oil is running its 6th Bonus Ball Prize Draw. We have almost sold out all 49 balls in less that four days!!! Great to see such a positive response and nice that some of our new members have decided to take the gamble. Right lets explain how it works, payments are secured using PayPal and a...

  • Taking Risks !!!

    Posted 22 November 2012 by Bob Bell

    WHY YOU NEED TO TAKE RISKs....To laugh is to risk appearing the fool,To weep is to risk being called sentimental.To reach out to another is to risk involvement.To expose feelings is to risk showing your true self.To place your ideas and your dreams before the crowd is to risk being called naive....

  • North sea Virgin

    Posted 29 October 2012 by Christian Halstead

    Alright lads  im totally new to the world of offshore work and looking for any advice on the best direction I should take to get myself started on a career on the rigs . I know I am not alone in wanting to become part of the team and work in this sector and reap the benefits which come with it...

  • Porcupine

    Posted 25 October 2012 by Stu Turner

    From the EIE magazine. Fable of the Porcupine It was the coldest of winter ever and many animals were dying because of the cold. The porcupines realised the situation & decided to group together to keep warm. They were covered and protected themselves, but the quills of one wounded their nearest c...

  • The North Sea Virgins

    Posted 3 September 2012 by Ted Maskell

    The North Sea Virgins   Well, we have done all our courses Got our BOSIET and MIST Medical complete, that's them all ticked on our lists   Induction day booked Another plane from Heathrow To that far away city That we will all get to know   New friends seen on the hori...

  • New Starts Offshore

    Posted 31 August 2012 by Master Bates

    From what I see we have alot of new members who are North Sea Virgins, so I am going to give them a few pointers to help break them into their new way of life.   You will need to develope the native North Sea Tiger tongue, "I have just been bumped" - this means that you have b...

  • The North Sea Tiger

    Posted 14 July 2012 by Admin

    The North Sea TigerIt ways heavy, upon the heart,Leave the loved ones, make a start,The Granite City, by iron road,.. ... Hide the tears, shoulders broad,On through Bucksburn, to Heliport,Now long behind, your family fort,The doors swing open, the bodies’ sittin’,. Sombre faces, wait for...