Cairn Energy

Cairn is one of Europe's leading independent oil and gas exploration and development companies.  Cairn has its headquarters in Edinburgh (Scotland) and operational offices in London (UK), Nuuk (Greenland), Stavanger (Norway) and Madrid (Spain)

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Operational Update

13 January 2015

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Half-yearly Results: Simon Thomson, Chief Executive

Half-yearly Results: Simon Thomson, Chief Executive 03:48

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Cairn in Spain

Cairn proposing to acquire a 3D seismic survey

The oil and gas industry in Spain is more than 50 years old and Cairn is working in the country at the invitation of the Spanish government.

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Our business

Who we are and what we do

We work to develop the value in our operations, the talent of our people and build strong relationships with all our stakeholders.

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2014 Half-yearly Results

We announced our 2014 Half-yearly Results on 19 August 2014.

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Important message

Return of outstanding sums due to some of our shareholders following the returns of cash in March 2007 and February 2012.

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Our philosophy

As a transformational explorer, we look beyond the surface to open new basins.

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Latest vacancies

Senior Subsurface Data Technologist

Edinburgh – Competitive with Benefits

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If you are a supplier interested in working on our projects, please contact us.