Decommissioning


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Decommissioning - To End or Extend?

The challenging conditions faced in today's oil and gas market has increased the focus on cost effective, sustainable operations. Operators are faced with the decision of extending or ending offshore production asset life and pre-decommissioning planning has emerged as a key challenge for the indust ...

Callum Grieves


Posted 2 years agoOpinion > Decommissioningoffshore decommissioningReservoir Characterisation +2

Decom North Sea Sheds Light on Supply Chain Capability

Decom North Sea has today (26 March 2018) published a Decom Directory in conjunction with Scottish Enterprise and the Oil & Gas Authority, which provides details of companies which have the capability to service the UK/UKCS decommissioning sector. Supported by EEEGR, FPAL, EIC, FEDF and NOF, the d ...

Jenny Adams


Posted 2 years agoPress > Decommissioning

Decommissioning Projects in the North Sea

This course is perfect for you if you are interested in the decommissioning sector. This will develop your knowledge of the various stages, what is involved from beginning to end looking at regulations and legislation, innovation and the current climate and approaches to the decommissioning of struc ...

Jee Training


Aberdeen   Scotland   GB 24 Apr 2018


Posted 2 years agoTraining > SubseaDecommissioningOffshore +1

Well Intervention and P&A Market Booms in the Asia Pacific

With the well intervention market expected to grow globally from an estimated USD 8.18 billion in 2017 to USD 9.85 billion by 2022, the Asia Pacific is one of the region set to most benefit from this wave of activity as it combines all 3 factors driving the upsurge: a rise in energy demand, an incr ...

Erin Smith - Offshore Network


Posted 2 years agoPress > Asia Pacificwell interventionlight well intervention +11

Shell, PETRONAS and ExxonMobil join OWI EU

ABERDEEN, ABERDEENSHIRE, SCOTLAND, January 11, 2018. OWI EU is back for a 5th consecutive year - and this time Shell, Petronas and ExxonMobil have joined the agenda. For more information access the agenda here:  https://tinyurl.com/EIN-Agenda   Over the past 5 years OWI has cemented itself as the ...

Tommy Angell


Posted 2 years agoPress > light well interventionwell interventionWell P&A +4

Sonangol, Chevron & Shell Join Tullow Oil and Total to Discuss Well Intervention in West Africa

Eni Nigeria, Marathon Oil, Shell & Sonangol amongst offshore operators joined by leading well work experts at the Offshore Well Intervention Workshop West Coast of Africa on March 7-8: https://tinyurl.com/yc4eq3ft    150+ senior well intervention experts will get together in March at the Mövenpick ...

Erin Smith - Offshore Network


Posted 2 years agoPress > well interventionWest AfricaWell P&A +3

Pushing the Boundaries of Decommissioning

By Nicholas Newman www.nicnewmanoxford.com Today, the energy business is changing how it operates, whether drilling for oil and gas or generating electricity from the wind. This means acting in a sustainable and environmentally-responsible manner by applying corporate social responsibility princi ...

Nicholas Newman


Posted 2 years agoOpinion > BusinessDecommissioningcorporate social responsibilty +1

Continuing need for joined-up thinking in the North Sea!

Our 23rd June 2017 Finding Petroleum Decommissioning Forum illustrated how the decommissioning industry in the UK North Sea is moving into a new gear - applying onshore decommissioning experience to offshore projects, improving the information flows, removing obstructions to business transactions (s ...

David Bamford


Posted 3 years agoOpinion > North SeaDecommissioningMarginal Discoveries +1

Total, LLOG, Shell, Marubeni and ConocoPhillips Share Well Intervention Best Practice

The speaker & sponsor line-up for the 4th Offshore Well Intervention GOM Conference on Nov 1-2 in Houston has now been announced: http://tinyurl.com/y7resf7t T he speaker & sponsor line-up for the 4th Offshore Well Intervention GOM Conference on Nov 1-2 in Houston has now been announced: http:// ...

Erin Smith - Offshore Network


Posted 3 years agoPress > Gulf Of Mexicowell interventionworkover +15

New life for the North Sea!

Conventional petroleum provinces in the North Sea range from mature to very mature, and thus it seems that future will be defined in terms of  “marginal discoveries” - the OGA estimates that there are already  ~350 unsanctioned discoveries in the UKCS – and possibly shale oil/gas, with the intriguin ...

David Bamford


Posted 3 years agoOpinion > North SeaMarginal DiscoveriesUK Shale +1

ROVOP bolsters US team after winning multi-contract awards

Independent subsea remotely operated vehicle (ROV) service provider ROVOP has bolstered its US team after winning a raft of contracts worth around $19 million (£15million) including a two-year deal with a Houston-based global company. Euan Tait has been appointed as president of the company's US op ...

Jane Gray


Posted 3 years agoPress > ROVHoustonDecommissioning +4

ROVOP bolsters US team after winning multi-contract awards

Independent subsea remotely operated vehicle (ROV) service provider ROVOP has bolstered its US team after winning a raft of contracts worth around $19 million (£15million) including a two-year deal with a Houston-based global company. Euan Tait has been appointed as president of the company's US op ...

Jane Gray


Posted 3 years agoPress > ROVSubseaHouston +6

Joined-up thinking about the North Sea?

There seems to be a lot of thought going into the issue of Decommissioning in the North Sea, with companies perhaps beginning to realise that the traditional approach – to take a ‘finger in the air' estimate of the potential costs to put into their accounts and then breathe a sigh of relief when the ...

David Bamford


Posted 3 years agoOpinion > North SeaDecommissioningMarginal Discoveries +2

A new funding solution is needed for oil decommissioning

By Nicholas Newman At the time of writing, we are seeing an increasing number of media reports detailing the huge numbers of abandoned oil wells in Alberta and Texas.  In addition, governments and the industry are experiencing growing concern over the increasing costs of decommissioning and reinsta ...

Nicholas Newman


Posted 3 years agoOpinion > DecommissioningFinancealberta +3

QUATRE LTD ESMS PROVIDES NEW FUNDING and Environmental Liabilities SOLUTION FOR ALBERTA’S OIL & GAS WELLS

QUATRE LTD ESMS (Exit Strategy Management Solutions) products and services PROVIDES NEW FUNDING and Environmental Liabilities SOLUTION FOR ALBERTA'S OIL & GAS WELLS, OIL SANDS, extractive Industries and environmental liabilities. London, March 3 2017:  London-based company Quatre Ltd, has produc ...

Nicholas Newman


Posted 3 years agoPress > albertaDecommissioningwell abandonment +1