Aberdeen Members Group

Oil Platforms: Decommissioning vs Life Extension

Date From: 20 August 2014
Location: Scotland
Description: Aberdeen Members Group 2014 Technical Seminar
Event Type: Member Group
Venue: The University of Aberdeen, King's College, Aberdeen AB24 3FX
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Time: 12:00 to 17:00
Organiser: Aberdeen Members Group
Contact Name: Mohammad Moonis
Contact Phone: +44 (0)1224 838843

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Aberdeen Members Group is pleased to invite you for their Annual Technical Seminar on Wednesday, 20 August, 2014.

Lunch and wine reception will be provided from 12:00, followed by the talks, at 16:15 we will start a panel discussion facilitated by an industry expert.

Oil platformSpeakers from operator, engineering, construction and consultancy companies (CNR, AMEC, Peak Consultancy, and ABB) will be talking on various aspects of decommissioning and late life extension of oil platforms in the UK North Sea.

Talks will be based on experience gained and case studies from real life projects.

The event will be facilitated by Callum Falconer, Marathon Oil.


12:00 - 13:00     Lunch and Wine Reception
13:00 - 13:45     Roy Aspden, CNR , Experiences from Murchison platform decommissioning
13:45 - 14:30     Laza Krstin, ABB , Case study for life extension of a 40 year old platform
14:30 - 15:00     Tea Break
15:00 - 15:45     Gavin Smith, AMEC, BP Miller Decommissioning
15:45 - 16:30     John Hargreaves, Peak Ltd , a proven approach that will turn the economics
                          of assets with depleting production around; and help in recovering more
                          from depleted reservoirs
16:30 - 17:00     Panel discussion facilitated by Callum Falconer, Marathon Oil, & Chairman
                          Decom North Sea

We look forward to welcoming you to this unique opportunity for discussion and debate of this increasingly important subject with peers and industry experts.

Time: 12:00 to 17:00 Wine and lunch reception, followed by the presentations.

Location:  The University of Aberdeen, King's College, Aberdeen AB24 3FX

Cost (VAT included):

£75 IChemE members

£90 Non-members

£10 Student members reduced price

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