With decommissioning being an increasingly important field for oil and gas operators, companies...
- Innovations in plug and abandonment
- Decommissioning on the UKCS: five revelations from the latest data
- Investor activism in oil and gas: read more in the new issue of Offshore Technology Focus
- Bedlam in the Bight: read more in the new issue of Offshore Technology Focus
- ‘Spoiled for choice’: discussing offshore opportunities with the UK Dept of Trade
Gyda Oil and Gas Platform Decommissioning, North Sea
The Gyda platform of the Gyda oil and gas field, which is located at a water depth of 66m in block 2/1 in the southern Norwegian sectors between Ula and Ekofisk fields in the North Sea, is being decommissioned after being operated for approximately three decades.
Innovations in plug and abandonment
With decommissioning being an increasingly important field for oil and gas operators, companies have invested significantly in technologies that could reduce the time and cost of these essential operations. We explore the new systems that could improve the plug and abandonment process.
Pickerill Gas Field Decommissioning, North Sea
The Pickerill A and B installations of the Pickerill gas field were approved for partial decommissioning, to remove potential dismantlement obstructions, by the Offshore Petroleum Regulator for Environment & Decommissioning (OPRED) in March 2019.
Decommissioning on the UKCS: five revelations from the latest data
According to new data from the Oil and Gas Authority, the estimated cost of decommissioning oil and gas infrastructure on the UK Continental Shelf (UKCS) has fallen. But do these positive figures tell the whole story? Umar Ali dives into the latest data to pull out the key revelations.
Investor activism in oil and gas: read more in the new issue of Offshore Technology Focus
In this issue: we take a look at the OGTC’s top start-ups, ask how influencer activism works, talk to Fieldbit about how augmented reality can change offshore oil and gas, and more.
Petrofac secures decommissioning contract at two North Sea fields
Energy firm Hess has awarded Petrofac a decommissioning contract for four wells at two fields in the central North Sea.
Bedlam in the Bight: read more in the new issue of Offshore Technology Focus
In this issue: what the recent election will mean for drilling in the Great Australian Bight, electrifying the subsea, the offshore plasma drill being used by NASA to look for life on Mars, and more.
Two North Sea platforms to be decommissioned at Dales Voe, Shetland
Two installations from Spirit Energy's ST-1 in the North Sea have arrived at the Dales Voe decommissioning facility in Shetland, Scotland, with works set to be carried out by partners Veolia and Peterson.
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