Matt Bowyer and Amanda Turner Leaving Merlin

We are sorry to say goodbye to two members of staff. Matt Bowyer is changing his geoscience focus by studying for an MSc in Renewable Energy, Technology and Sustainability. We wish him well in his continuing studies. Amanda Turner is also leaving and we wish her success in her future ventures.

We'd like to say thanks to both Amanda and Matt for the contributions they made to Merlin's success.

Merlin Energy wins at the Oil and Gas UK awards for Workforce Engagement (SME)

  • This award recognises the outstanding steps taken by companies to involve their people, give them a voice in the organisation and develop an empowering culture, delivering tangible commercial and reputational benefits for the company.

Kathy Fowler, Deputy Executive Director of the Aberdeen Energy Institute, and Chair of the Judging Panel for this award stated that:

  • All three finalists shared outstanding and interesting business models and approaches to Workforce Engagement. The winner , however, demonstrated an approach which permeated all aspects of their business and have achieved outstanding results and a bright future.

    Kathy Fowler, Deputy Executive Director of the Aberdeen Energy Institute

Click on the following link to watch the award ceremony. The section involving Merlin Energy is between 9:52 and 20:50 minutes in awards ceremony video part four: http://oilandgasukawards.co.uk/awardsceremony/ Please click here to find out more.

Merlin Energy is delighted to have been shortlisted as a finalist for the Oil and Gas UK awards for Workforce Engagement (SME)

  • This award recognises the outstanding steps taken by companies to involve their people, give them a voice in the organisation and develop an empowering culture, delivering tangible commercial and reputational benefits for the company.

Merlin has consistently placed employees at the centre of its business since its inception 18 years ago. The resultant high levels of staff engagement and morale enable the staff to devote all their energy into satisfying our customers. Please click here to find out more.

Major contract awarded to consortium to produce new Integrated Biostratigraphic & Lithostratigraphic Framework of Offshore Ireland

A consortium led by Merlin Energy Resources Ltd and comprising; Riley Geoscience Ltd; Network Stratigraphic Consulting Ltd; IGI Ltd; and G. Dunford Exploration Ltd has secured a €1.9 million contract to complete an integrated chronostratigraphic, biostratigraphic and lithostratigraphic framework study of Offshore Ireland from the Irish Petroleum Infrastructure Programme (PIP), which was set up by the Petroleum Affairs Division (PAD) in 1997. Please click here to find out more.

Merlin Energy Resources Ltd becomes an employee owned company

The company is pleased to announce that on the 1st of July 2016, Merlin Energy Resources Ltd became an employee owned company, joining the ranks of other successful employee-owned organisations including John Lewis and ARUP.

Our transition to employee ownership also coincides with Employee Ownership (EO) Day which is celebrated by organisations across the UK and championed by the Employee Ownership Association. Please click here to find out more.